1km Junior Dash

Start time TBA – Sunday 2 March 2025

Presented by Jenny’s ELC

Jenny’s ELC presents this event that is set exclusively for under 12s. The Jenny’s ELC 1km Junior Dash will see youngsters start at the main start line, zip through Rosalind Park, around the fernery and return via the northern end.

They will get to experience the thrill of finishing through main finish line to the cheers of many family and friends. Times aren’t important, having a go and having fun is key!

Parents are more than welcome to accompany their children throughout this event at no cost.

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TBA for 2025!

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About our 1km Dash Sponsor: Jenny’s ELC

Jenny’s ELC is an integral part of the Early Years community in Bendigo. Providing high quality care and education for children from 6 weeks to 6 years and we are here to help provide the very best outcomes for children and families in our region.

We care deeply about our local community and we are thrilled to see the Bendigo Fun Run back once again helping to support fun family fitness locally as well as supporting the amazing team at Bendigo Health!

1km Kids Dash Event Details

DATE Sunday 2 March 2025
START / FINISH LOCATION Rosalind Park, Bendigo
(Google Maps)
BIB COLLECTION Rosalind Park Event Village:
Saturday 2nd March: Between 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Sunday 3rd March: From 6:15am onwards.
Bibs will NOT be posted out prior to the event.
AGE RESTRICTIONS This event is for children aged 12 years and younger as of the date of the event.
Parents and guardians may accompany their children at no cost.
START DETAILS Participants will all start together.
EVENT CUT-OFF 30 minutes
WATER / AID STATIONS At the start and finish locations. Please note these are water only.
ENTRY FEES Early Bird Entry Fee: TBA
Regular Entry Fee: TBA
On The Day Fee: TBA
Entry fee includes GST and third party booking fees.
THE FINE PRINT Please read our A-Z Participant Guide here >
Please view our Terms and Conditions here >
PRIZES No prizes or placegetters are awarded for the 1km Kids Dash.
(We want the emphasis to be on fun and participation, not fast times.)
INCLUSIONS Finisher medals, professional timing, first aid support, a safe run course, road closures and, of course, fun!
All proceeds raised are donated to Bendigo Health Foundation.
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Course Map

2025 Course Maps to be announced!