The 2km Dash Walk/Run briefing is held on the school oval which is on Woodbury Road and the dash start will be on Woodbury Road.
The race proceeds up Woodbury Road towards Athena Avenue, after 50 metres turn right onto Athena Avenue. At the end of Athena Avenue turn right onto Douglas Street. Walk/run for about 100 metres to just before the intersection of Douglas Street and Acron Road. There you will see on your left the top of the Cascades Track and entry into the Garigal National Park. From here, the “off road” or bush section of the run begins.
Travel down the Cascades Track for about 300m, here you will turn around and re-trace your steps back to the finish line at St Ives Park Public School.