Big Red Run is Australia's first and only 250km multi day race.
Come to the Outback, take on the Simpson Desert - are you up for it?
Australia's premier desert stage race is back in 2018! Choose from Big Red 250km or Big Red 150km, both over 6 days. Experience the outback landscapes and diverse running terrain, make new friends, camp under the stars and witness camaraderie like you've never seen before! This event is challenging, heartwarming and life changing. There is nothing more Australian than the start and finish line outside the iconic outback Birdsville Hotel!
Why Should I Do Big Red Run?
Explore and challenge your physical and mental limits over the course of a week.
Share amazing and life changing experiences with a like-minded group of runners.
Have an outback adventure camping under the stars, and swapping tales around the camp fire each night.
Run on and experience stunning red desert landscapes under the big blue outback sky.
Hear stories from inspirational people.
Experience an atmosphere of camaraderie where all runners support each other and develop new friendships.
Have an internet free week.
Feel good about raising funds for a very worthwhile cause.
Celebrate personal victory against the Simpson Desert at the iconic Birdsville pub
It is definitely worth putting Big Red Run on your 2018 race calendar!