What is Parkrun Mernda?
It is a 5km run – it’s you against the clock.
When is it?
Every Saturday at 8:00am.
Where is it?
Parkrun Mernda takes place at Mernda Adventure Park, Mernda Village Drive, Mernda, Vic, 3754. See Course page for more details.
What does it cost to join in?
Nothing – it’s free! but please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don’t forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode (request a reminder). If you forget it, you won’t get a time.
Course is 2 laps, across boardwalks around the small lake, out and backup along Plenty Road, and a gravel path out and back through a nature reserve. The start and finish is close to the main car park.
A large shelter with seating and BBQ facilities is onsite, and located at the finish line. No toilet facilities are available onsite. Toilets are available a short drive to Mernda Village, where there are shops and public toilets at the Community Centre.
Location of start
Parkrun Mernda starts close to the main car park.
Getting there by public transport
Multiple bus routes stop near the corner of Plenty Road, and Mernda Village Drive, stop 22534. Routes include 381, 382, 386 and 387, from Bundoora and Diamond Creek.
Getting there on foot
If coming from Mernda Village, walk 1.2km north along Mernda Village Drive, a short 10 – 15 minute walk
Getting there by road
Heading north along Plenty Road from the south, Mernda Adventure park is just on your left as you turn to enter Mernda.
Post Run Coffee
Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in Turner’s Bakery 107 Schotters Rd Mernda (430m walk from finish line) – please come and join us!
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