Weekly Sessions: We host runs and walks five days a week. Whatever your ability or goal, you will find several sessions to suit you.  You can contact our President, Jodie, who will be able to put you in contact with the right person.  Our sessions start on time but no one is left behind and runners of all abilities are welcomed and encouraged to join us.

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Map 1. Queensland Sports & Athletics Centre, Nathan meeting point Carpark 3.

Map 2. Starting Point for Hilly Hump Day Walk, Don Young Road, Nathan (Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery)

Map 3. Starting Point for Tuesday Twilight Run, Stackpole St Dog Agility Park, 100 Stackpole St. Wishart

Map 4.  Blackberry Street near junction of Dewdrop Street, Mansfield.  Meeting point for Friday Session.

COVID19 Requirements

All members joining one of the regular scheduled activities must participate in a COVIDSafe way. The process is unchanged in Stage 3 Easing of Restrictions which came into place on the 3rd July in Queensland.

Please be a responsible member of the running community, it is recommended you download the COVIDSafe App. Please practice good hygiene practises including bringing your own water bottle and pre register your attendance.  


Pre registration process is as follows:

  1. Log into River City Runners Registrations Page,

  2. You will find the sessions available listed under UPCOMING EVENTS

  3. Click on UPCOMING EVENTS for the full list

  4. Click on INFO for more information and to see WHO’S GOING

  5. Click on REGISTER if you wish to attend and ensure you also hit SUBMIT

  6. Attend, run and have COVIDSafe fun.



No scheduled activity.  Rest is an important element of any training plan. 



Meet: 5:15am

Where: QSAC Carpark 3

Option 1: Trails through the Toohey Forest surrounding the Griffith University Campus lead by an Athletics Australian Accredited Run Leader

Option 2: Structured Run Sessions conducted on the roads and paths surrounding the Griffith University Nathan Campus. 

First Tuesday of the Month a structured hills session is conducted in Mt Gravatt

Meet: 5:15am

Where: Hallowed Grounds, 1417 Logan Road Mt Gravatt

Meet: 5:45pm

Where: Stackpole Street Dog Agility Park, Wishart (Map 3)

Those wanting a fast paced hit out can be challenged by the tempo option.  Alternatively, if you fancy an easy paced run, you can relax and enjoy the run knowing there will always be a Run Leader to keep you company.



Trail Run in Daisy Hill

Meet: 5:15am

Where: Daisy Hill, Top Carpark 1

An unstructured run on the trails suitable for runners of all abilities.  In winter a headlamp is required. 


Hilly Hump Day Walk

Meet: 5:30pm, Don Young Road, Nathan



Structured Speed Session with Athletics Australia Accredited Coach

Meet: 5:15am

Where:  QSAC Carpark 3


Structured Speed Session with Athletics Australia Accredited Coach

Meet: 5:45pm

Where: QSAC Carpark 3



Unstructured run along the paths and roads in the Carindale area starting from Blackberry Street in Mansfield.  Suitable for runners and walkers of all abilities.

Meet: 5:15am sharp, finish by 6:10am

Where: Blackberry Street, Mansfield (Map 4)




Super Social Saturday in the Toohey Forest, this is our longest running and most popular run.  For many it is their first run with River City Runners.  Runners and walkers of all abilities are catered for on this run. 

Meet: 6am start, finish between 7 and 7:30am depending on chosen distance 

Where: QSAC Carpark 3


Sunday is typically long run day.  Our members gather to run in a variety of venues around Brisbane depending on the events they are preparing for.  There is typically a road and a trail option.  At this time please consult the Facebook group for more information. 



Map 5.  A regular option for Sunday and a long run around the river meet on Lower River Terrace at 6:00am in winter.

Contact Us:
Tel: Jodie 0407 732 528
Tel: Heidi 0439 762 579