WILL YOU RISE TO THE CHALLENGE?

Tackle Australia's toughest team endurance event to change lives of Australian teens! It's time to prove to yourself that you can go above and beyond what you think your limits are and do something truly extraordinary!

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18-19 JULY 2020
GOLD COAST HINTERLAND

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EARLY BIRD REGISTRATIONS OPEN

OPEN TEAMS - 27 NOVEMBER 2019
SCHOOL TEAMS - 11 FEBRUARY 2020

EARLY BIRD OFFER

All Early Bird registrations include a FREE Official Kokoda Challenge T-shirt valued at $25!
Be quick...available for a limited time only.

Early Bird T&C's apply 

REGISTRATIONS CLOSE

25 JUNE 2020 or until Sold Out

Fundraising Payment due - JULY 2020

Raised so far

$1,223

Our Goal

$750,000

96KM OPEN TEAMS - GOLD COAST

DISTANCE

96KM IN 39 HOURS

TEAM NUMBERS

4 PEOPLE

REGISTRATION FEE

$480

FUNDRAISING MINIMUM

$1600

CHECKPOINTS

13 CHECKPOINTS 

SUPPORT CREW

4 SUPPORT CREW CHECKPOINTS (Polly's Cafe, Numinbah Hall, Army Land and Little Clagiraba Reserve)

START

7AM MUDGEERABA

FINISH

NERANG VELODROME

MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT

TURNING 15 DURING THE
YEAR OF THE EVENT

WIN A TRIP TO PNG!

The highest fundraising team who participate in the Open Gold Coast 96km Kokoda Challenge win a trip to Papua New Guinea to hike the Kokoda Track with Getaway Trekking, on us! The package includes an 8 night guided trek, 1 nights accommodation in Port Moresby, airport transfers, village and track fees and all meals!
You have until 5:00pm on the 2nd August 2020 to raise the funds...happy fundraising!

STAN BISSET 96KM SCHOOL CUP

In honour and memory of Stan Bisset MC OAM MID 2/14 Battalion.

DISTANCE

96KM IN 39 HOURS

TEAM NUMBERS

5 PEOPLE (4 Students + 1 Teacher)

REGISTRATION FEE

$320

FUNDRAISING MINIMUM

$650

CHECKPOINTS

13 CHECKPOINTS 

SUPPORT CREW

4 SUPPORT CREW CHECKPOINTS (Polly's Cafe, Numinbah Hall, Army Land and Little Clagiraba Reserve)

START

7AM MUDGEERABA

FINISH

NERANG VELODROME

MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT

TURNING 15 DURING THE
YEAR OF THE EVENT

48KM OPEN TEAMS - GOLD COAST

DISTANCE

48KM IN 34 HOURS

TEAM NUMBERS

3 PEOPLE 
OR
4 PEOPLE

REGISTRATION FEE

TEAMS OF 3: $270
TEAMS OF 4: $320

FUNDRAISING MINIMUM

TEAMS OF 3: $630
TEAMS OF 4: $800

CHECKPOINTS

7 CHECKPOINTS 

SUPPORT CREW

1 SUPPORT CREW CHECKPOINT
(Little Clagiraba Reserve)

START

12PM NUMINBAH HALL
(96km half way point)

FINISH

NERANG VELODROME

MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT

TURNING 13 DURING THE
YEAR OF THE EVENT

JIM STILLMAN 48KM SCHOOL CUP

In honour and memory of Jim Stillman, 39th Battalion.

DISTANCE

48KM IN 35 HOURS

TEAM NUMBERS

5 PEOPLE (4 Students + 1 Teacher)

REGISTRATION FEE

$300

FUNDRAISING MINIMUM

$350

CHECKPOINTS

7 CHECKPOINTS 

SUPPORT CREW

2 SUPPORT CREW CHECKPOINTS (Army Land and Little Clagiraba Reserve)

START

11AM NUMINBAH HALL
(96km half way point)

FINISH

NERANG VELODROME

MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT

TURNING 13 DURING THE
YEAR OF THE EVENT

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO GET YOUR TEAM TO THE FINISH LINE

Check out our interactive map! Participants can isolate routes to suit their distances and GPS-locate themselves.

(Please note that distances are approximate)

Open in Google Maps

ALL Kokodians participating in the Gold Coast Kokoda Challenge MUST wear a High Vis Vest. You can purchase an Official Kokoda Challenge High Vis Vest below

Shop High Vis Vests

Have all your questions answered! Looking for extra team members or advice from previous participants, join our Community Group on Facebook!

HOW IT WORKS

1. Have your team leader create a registration, by clicking "Register"
2. Your team leader will be prompted to "Invite" other team members by entering their email addresses
3. Each team member can then accept the invitiation and complete all of their personal details
4. Customise your team and individual profile pages by uploading a profile picture and a personal description
5. Share your pages with friends and family to get your fundraising dollars ticking away
6. Have fun with fundraising, get out into the community and share the Spirit of Kokoda
7. Train, prepare, read our event resources and FAQ's, check your emails regularly for updates and stay tuned on social media.
8. See you at the Start Line!