3km live event details | Tuesday 31 May 2022

Key dates and times

The Darkness to Daylight challenge will take place virtually from 1 May to 31 May 2022, culminating in a live event on Tuesday 31 May.

For those taking part in the 3km live event on Tuesday 31 May 2022, the key times are:

  • Start time: 5.00am (aim to be there by 4.45am)
  • Closing ceremony: 6.20am
  • Event close: 7.00am

Key dates for registration

Registration closes on Sunday 22 May 2022

The last day to register in order to receive your pack in the post was Sunday 8 May 2022.

After this date all participants taking part in the live event on Tuesday 31 May 2022 will need to collect their packs on event morning. The pack collection area will open from 4:15am.

Recommended arrival time and location

For the 3km event, you should aim to arrive by 4.45am. The start line assemby area will be on George Street, in front of Parliment House.

The course will head out through QUT Main Street and then continue into the Botanical Gardens, then over the Goodwill Bridge, along South Bank, along Riverside Drive and then returning back along South Bank, the Goodwill Bridge, finishing in the beautiful entrance way of Parliment House. 

Entry fee

The event costs $55 to register. This includes a t-shirt, battery-operated candle and the opportunity to be part of a supportive community bound by the goal of ending domestic and family violence once and for all.