Auckland Round the Bays

The Ports of Auckland Round the Bays is a 8.4km run or walk starting at Quay Street (between Tinley St and The Strand Overbridge) along Tamaki Drive and finishing at Vellenoweth Green in St Heliers Bay.

This popular annual event attracts around 40,000 registered runners. It is currently organised as a joint collaboration between the Auckland Joggers Club and Fairfax Media and has been run each year since 1972.

Event dateSun 09 Mar 2014LocationQuay St to St Heliers, AucklandDistances8.4KTypeOn Road
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Location Map

The location map below shows the approximate locations of the start and finish line. See the map key below the map for more details.

Map Points

1 Approximate start location on Quay Street
2 Finish line at Vellenoweth Green in St Heliers Bay


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Listing created07 Jan 2011 Listing last updated 25 Nov 2013 Website last checked 09 Mar 2014

Update history

25 Nov 2013Added link to online entry for event on 09 Mar 2014 19 Oct 2013Added next event date: 09 Mar 2014 30 Oct 2012Added next event date: 10 Mar 2013