Saturday Run – 12 June

Depart: 7:30am, EQ Cafe, 70 Kent Street, Deakin

Run: Deakin to Weston Park (9.55km)

Breakfast: EQ Cafe, 70 Kent Street, Deakin

RUN DETAILS:

  • From EQ head north along Kent St and take right onto track, after crossing Adelaide Avenue, at Kintore Cres.
  • Across Kintore pick up bike path through parkland and past Yarralumla Public school to lake.
  • At lake turn left and another right at Weston Park entrance gate and head into Weston Park keeping the water on your right.
  • On re-joining the main path turn left and past the Weston Park gate then retrace route

Saturday Run – 5 June

Meet: 7.30am, Cooleman Court, Weston Creek – carpark behind McDonald’s

Run: Weston Creek to Governor General’s – 12.6km (bike path, flat with a couple of climbs)

Breakfast: The Meating Room, 45 Liardet Street, Weston

  • From car park head east to bike path.
  • Turn left and head north on bike path parallel to Streeton Drive.
  • Go under Streeton Drive and continue right/north parallel to Streeton Drive.
  • At Cotter Road intersection, cross Cotter road and take the bike path heading north.
  • Continue on bike path under Tuggeranong Parkway, over bridge and turn right at T-intersection.
  • Take underpass left and head up hill beside the Federal Golf Course until Dunrossil Drive.
  • Turnaround here and retrace the run

Saturday Run – 29 May

Depart: 7.30am Battye Street, Bruce (Intersection of Leverrier Crescent, south of the AIS. Park near the athletics stadium)

Run:  AIS to Lake Ginninderra (9.65KM)

Breakfast: Stella’s by the Lake, 1 Beissel Street, Belconnen

RUN DETAILS:

  • From Battye Street follow the Centenary Trail signs south west then through Bruce Ridge between Calvary Hospital and Purdue Street Bruce.
  • Cross Hayden Drive and pick up the Centenary Trail to head north, turning before reaching Radford College and then west and south.
  • Climb up a hill and go past an open area and descend and turn left.
  • Run west parallel to College St and turn right at the swimming pool and along Eastern Valley Way.
  • After crossing Emu Bank, run towards Lake Ginninderra past Ginninderra College.
  • On reaching John Knight Park turn and retrace your steps.

Saturday Run – 22 May

Depart: 7.30am National Rock Garden carpark on Forest Drive (east of interchange between Tuggeranong Parkway and Lady Denman Drive – at Yarramundi Reach, near the lake shore)

RUN: Arboretum (9.7km, hilly) – a clockwise loop around the National Arboretum

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

RUN DETAILS:

  • Head west from the gate following Forest Drive then Boundary Road, keeping fence on your left.
  • Can also be done in reverse in anticlockwise direction – take Cork Plantation Road on left after entering the Arboretum.
  • For a longer run do part of west basin after returning to the car park start.

Saturday Run – 15 May

Depart: 7.30am – Athlon Drive heading south. Just past the last houses in Farrer, turn left at dirt road to small car park (Image).

Run: Farrer to Isaacs Ridge (12.5km) – Out and back hilly run along the back of the houses in Farrer to Isaacs Pine Forest

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

RUN DETAILS:

  • Head over animal barrier and follow dirt trail behind the houses.
  • Head up hill to water reservoir and keep to main trail.
  • Once leaving bush and near Yamba Drive take a sharp right and go under Yamba Drive and veer left.
  • Stay on the fire trail through the Isaacs pine plantation; the plantation finishes and houses of Isaacs are on your left.
  • Turn and retrace steps once you reach the end of the houses of Isaacs