Queenslands Sunshine Coast to host the Australian National X-Duathlon Championships & XC MTB Festival

SUNSHINE COAST, QLD  In breaking news, Triathlon Australia have announced Queenslands Sunshine Coast Hinterland is set to host the Australian Cross Duathlon Championships in April 2024.

The Championships will take place on Saturday 20th April in Landsborough in the heart of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.  Courses include Standard, Sprint, Junior, Teaser and Dirt Kids, so theres something on offer for those chasing a national championship title in the Standard Course as well as those of all ages and abilities who are looking for some off-road action in this picturesque destination.

And as an added bonus, the event will also host the Sunshine Coast MTB Festival on Sunday making this a not to be missed action packed weekend for the entire family.

Based on the banks of spectacular Ewen Maddock dam the course showcases the very best of the Sunshine Coast hinterland with its stunning waterways, rainforest trails and fern-filled bushland.  The course includes some of the best fast and flowing single track mountain bike trails, and gritty off-road running trails found anywhere in Australia.


Race for two days and tackle the Qld Dirt Master Challenge.  To be crowned Dirt Master or Dirt Mistress Qld athletes will take on TreX Cross Duathlon and Saturday and the Sunshine Coast MTB Festival on Sunday with the aim to record the fastest cumulative time across the two events. There is also a Mini Dirt Master and Junior Dirt Dude challenge for our younger athletes.


And in breaking news entries will open on Monday 22nd January with a massive half price special.

TreX Sunshine Coast Duathlon & Sunshine Coast MTB Festival One Day Entry Special | Monday 22nd January 2024 | 10am to 8pm AEST | Save 50% Off the Full Price Entry

All entries for any TreX, XC MTB and Dirt Master Sunshine Coast courses received between 10am and 8pm AEST will save 50% off the full price entry.

One Day Entry Special - Important Information

  • Save the Date! This is for one day only!
  • Entry Opening and Closure: Special one day entries will open at *10am AESTand will remain open until 8pm AEST on Monday 22nd
  • Other Time Zones Outside AEST: Those who live in a state outside of Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), please adjust the opening time for your time zone.


The Queensland Government, via Tourism and Events Queensland, is proud to support the Sunshine Coast MultiSport Festival which features on the Its Live! in Queensland events calendar.  Queensland, just the place to experience Australias best live events.

Full details about the 2024 Australian Championships can be found here:


TreX is Australias home grown national cross triathlon series.  For fourteen years TreX has positioned itself as the pinnacle of the cross  or off-road - triathlon racing in Asia-Pacific. Presented by adventure event specialists In2Adventure, TreX consists of a swim, mountain bike and trail run. While each TreX event features an open/elite category the TreX Cross Triathlon national series welcomes participation from all ages and skill levels.

For more information visit TreX here


In2Adventure are Asia-Pacifics premier adventure event specialists, and the proud hosts of the 2016 ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships. With a full calendar of national events scheduled throughout Australia, including cross triathlon, XC Mountain Bike, trail runs and corporate events, In2Adventure fully embraces all things off road and off the beaten track and offers a unique, individual experience for all ages and skill levels.

For more information visit In2Adventure here



DATE EVENT DESTINATION 9-11 Feb 2024 Snowies MTB Festival Snowy Mtns, NSW 24 Feb 2024 Trail Run Australia Snowy Mountains Snowy Mtns, NSW 25 Feb 2024 TreX Snowy Mountains Snowy Mtns, NSW 20 April 2024 TreX Duathlon Sunshine Coast Sunshine Coast, Qld 21 April 2024 Sunshine Coast MTB Festival Sunshine Coast, Qld

Stay tuned for more event dates coming soon.  Visit the 2024 event calendar here.

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