Commonwealth Bank 4km

Course map for the Commonwealth Bank 4km

The Commonwealth Bank 4km course takes you on a scenic tour of Perth as you walk, jog, roll or run along the Swan River. It’s loaded with fun surprises along the way and welcomes all to give it a go. Whether you’re running for a cause close to your heart, raising money for charity, tackling a 4km walk or jog for the first time, or catching up with friends, this course promises to be a hoot.

Starting point

Corner of Hay St and William St

Finishing point

Gloucester Park, Perth WA

Starting times

First wave at 9:15 am (subject to change)


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Points of interest
  • Scenic course along the swan river
  • Fun and exciting entertainment on the course
  • All finishers receive a medal

Categories and times for the Commonwealth Bank 4km

Category Your Pace Typical finishing time Start time Arrive By
Wave A Runners 25mins and under 9.15am 8.30am
Wave B Runners and joggers 25mins to 35mins 9.20am 8.35am
Wave C Joggers and brisk walkers 35mins to 45mins 9.25am 8.40am
Wave D Walkers 45mins to 55mins 9.30am 8.45am
Wave E Families and Prams 55mins plus 9.35am 8.50am

Free Event Day Photos

All HBF Run for a Reason participants will be able to receive FREE on-course event photos thanks to HBF Dental. After the event, we’ll email you a link to view and download your FREE photos by searching for your bib number. Additional photo packages will also be available to purchase.

HOT TIP: To make it easier for our photographers to capture you on the day, clearly wear your participant bib on your front and smile for the camera!

While every effort is made to capture photos of everyone on event day, we may miss you if there’s a particularly large crowd.

FAQs about the Commonwealth Bank 4km

Which start group should I choose?

We suggest choosing a start group based on your estimated finish time listed above. If you want to run with family and friends, it’s best to work out a similar pace and enter the same start group.

Does everyone receive an event t-shirt?

T-shirts are included as part of your registration, but sizes and quantities are limited. Be sure to get in early to secure your size and check your measurements on the sizing guide carefully as you won’t be able to change your t-shirt size.

How / when do I collect my event pack?

Your participant pack will be available to collect from HBF Run for a Reason Pack Collection between Thursday 18 May - Saturday 20 May.

How do I get to the start line?

There will be special train and bus services that will run on event day to get you to the start line on time. These are free for participants, simply show your participant bib to jump on.

Keep an eye out on the website as we will be publishing transport options and road closures closer to the event.