This isn’t just about running. It’s about community; passionate people coming together to make a difference through Compassion.


NewRun, Newcastle’s annual running festival, offers you the opportunity to join friends and community for a scenic run along the city’s coastline. Why not use this to make a difference and impact the lives of unsponsored children?

Event details

Sunday 5 April 2020
6:30am – 9:30am
See event schedule for locations
From $55 - $170

There's a race for everyone!

  • 2km Kids Run
  • 5km Fun Run
  • 10km Fun Run
  • ½ Marathon
  • Relay Marathon
  • Full Marathon

I'm interested!

Want to run for Compassion?

If you’re interested in using NewRun as an opportunity to share the message of Compassion and impact the lives of unsponsored children, complete our form and a member of our team will be in touch with further details.

Don’t want to run?

You can be a part of all the NewRun excitement by supporting a friend on the day or volunteering with Compassion.

Express your interest