The Great Kanku-Breakaways Marathon & Fun Run


Event postponed.

COVID-19 response: The event scheduled for 16 May 2020 will not go ahead. We may be able to find an alternative date later in the year. Otherwise we’ll see you fit and healthy in 2021.

If you have entered already, we will be in touch with you shortly to discuss refund options.



Kanku-Breakaways Conservation Park, 30km north of Coober Pedy, South Australia.



– Marathon (42.2km)

– Half marathon(21.1km)

– 10km (including team event)

– 5km

– Kids 2.4km fun run.

Walk, run or ride a bike. Prams and dogs on leads are welcome.


Race features:

event hub

electronic timing and certificate

 race bling and prizes

 drink stations, lollies and fruit

 first aid

 free reconciliation bbq

leave no trace – we are a cup-free event

 free entry to the park for the day

 free shuttle buses to and from Coober Pedy

chartered coach from Adelaide – must be booked by Friday 13 March 2020



Email marathon coordinator, Alison Fenton at Kanku-Breakaways Conservation Park