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Community Groups

The Gold Coast Marathon annually recruits over 1,000 individual volunteers from local groups, clubs and organisations to assist with the delivery of Australia’s leading marathon. Community Groups contribute to the success of our event and in return for their assistance receive a monetary donation, volunteer t-shirts and certificates of appreciation.

Community Group roles available:
  • Aid stations
  • Road marshals
  • Exit tents
  • Recovery area
  • Recovery refreshments
  • Start line loading zone attendants
  • Bump out crew
Please be aware of the following:
  • Minimum age for a volunteer is 12 years of age
  • Any minor under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent and/or guardian
  • Either the group leader or a member of the group must attend a training session prior to race weekend
  • Your group must be able to supply a minimum of 15 volunteers
  • Community groups roles take place on Saturday 30 June and Sunday 1 July 2018
  • Early starts are required and can be as early as 5am for some roles
Community Group applications are open

Apply here


Volunteer Coordinator
(07) 5668 9888