32 km – King Island Imperial 20 – Coast to Coast Footrace
Over the second weekend in March, on an island midway between Victoria and mainland Tasmania, you will find one of the most unique running events in the country, the King Island Imperial 20. The event is now in its 26th year. The King Island Imperial 20 has an event for everyone. The main feature is a challenging 32 kilometre footrace which is the only coast to coast race in Australia. Support events include a 32 kilometre walking race as well as team walking and running races.
This is not just another run… be prepared to indulge in the truly unique King Island lifestyle, generous hospitality and incredible food.
If you are looking for accommodation try BAUDIN’S in Naracoopa or BOOMERANG BY THE SEA in Currie. These are both proud sponsors of the King Island Imperial. Baudin’s fully self-contained cedar cottages are located on absolute beach frontage at Naracoopa on the east coast – Phone (03) 6461 1110. If you are looking at staying in Currie, ‘The Boomerang’ has a variety of accommodation options – Phone (03) 6462 1288.
Our preferred Airline: SHARP AIRLINES, Flying from Tasmania and Victoria Daily
*The dinners are often the highlight of the weekend, with the menu featuring an abundance of fresh King Island produce. Bookings are essential as there is limited availability. Book as soon as possible avoid to disappointment. 2019 DINNER BOOKINGS & RACE REGISTRATION are now open.
*Download the 2019 Information Booklet HERE