Saturday Run – 27 March

Depart: 7.30am – Black Mountain Peninsula, car park on Garry Owen Drive, Acton

Run: Black Mountain Peninsula to Scrivener Dam (10.15km)

Please note that this does not include a FIT breakfast due to COVID-19 restrictions.


  • Flat run along bike path to Scrivener Dam and back via the peninsula (10.15 km); for a longer run continue to do an anticlockwise loop of the West Basin (15.2km).
  • Starting at Garry Owen drive car park cross the road to the east side of the peninsula and follow bike path south, west, then north around the peninsula.
  • At t-intersection, turn left and continue on bike path past rowing car park, toilet block, Lindsay Prior Arboretum/ National Rock Garden car park, cork plantation and up a hill and down the other side to Scrivener Dam.
  • Turn after crossing the dam and retrace your steps. At the t-intersection go straight ahead and re-join Garry Owen Drive and the starting point.