Major Events

Surf Coast Century

The Surf Coast Century is a spectacular 50km and 100km Ultra Marathon traversing the Surf Coast and iconic Great Ocean Road.

Ultra running at its best. Ideal for first timers and experts.

Spectacular running on a diverse and achievable course; beaches, wildflowers, cliffs and waterfalls!

The course takes runners on an extraordinary journey beneath towering sea cliffs along remote beaches, and through spectacular wildflower hinterland and spiraling single tracks.

The event has a great reputation as the ideal introduction for those tackling their first ultra marathon with its accessible course, support services, easy logistics and incredible spectators and supporters.

Set yourself the ultimate challenge and join in the Surf Coast Century. Runners and adventurers of all abilities are welcome - the only requirement is a good dose of courage and gumption! Run as an individual or in a relay teams.

100km solo

50km solo

100km relay teams

For many reasons, events may be cancelled, postponed or details changed. Please check the individual event's official website or social media channels for the latest information.


Surf Coast Shire Council Acknowledges the Wadawurrung People, and Gulidjan and Gadubanud Peoples of the Eastern Maar, their Elders and leaders past, present and emerging as the Traditional Owners of the skies, land, waters and sea country across our municipality. We acknowledge their care and custodianship for more than 60,000 years, which continues today. We walk with them as we respectfully care for and tread lightly on these lands. We also extend that respect to all First Nations people who are part of the community.