SUNDAY March 10 2019 

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.

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*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.


The feature event, the 32 km handicapped run, is supported by several other running events. Each race begins on the Sunday morning at the seaside hamlet of Naracoopa. MORE INFO
Relay events that begins at Naracoopa and follow a 32 km undulating course across the Island to Currie, or alternatively over the final 8 kms of the course. MORE INFO
Entries for 2019 – NOW OPEN.