The GKI (Trail Run) – 13 June 2021

Leave your bikes at home, today we go Trail Running!

“The GKI” is one of the Fitzroy Frogs’ marquee events that invites intrepid souls to taste the magic of Great Keppel Island, 14km off the Central Queensland Coast.

The course has something for everyone and comes in distances ranging from 9.5km through to the Full Keppel’s 27km. Visit beaches, climb mountains and take in spectacular views.

You decide your distance during the event; as long as you are back at the Hideaway by 2pm.

Participants are instructed to carry at least 1L of drinking water and basic nutrition and first-aid. Limited water and fruit are available on the course.

“Get the family and friends together for this one, you will love it.”

Participants and supporters are encouraged to stay on the island but our special ferry transfer from Rosslyn Bay Harbour will get you to the island 45 mins before the fun begins.

If planning to stay on the island, you need to be quick. two popular options are:

The GKI Hideaway on (07) 4939 2050, or
Geoff Mercer’s Holiday Village on (07) 4939 8655.

Ferry Transfers
Event Day Special Service will be available, departing at 6:30am from Rosslyn Bay and returning at 4:30pm.
This Service is available from Freedom Fast Cats (see online booking) for $40 per adult and $20 per child.

Other ferry services are also available through Freedom Fast Cats or Keppel Konnections (see respective websites for details)

Event Cost (Ferry transfer NOT included)
Ages 9-17 = $30
Ages 18+ = $50
Families (2 Adults, 2 Children) are invited to send an email to to receive a discount code.
Triathlon Australia member receive a $20 discount when registering (TA insurance being used for this event)

Event Registration
To register for this event, click this link

The Hideaway – also the event start and finish line and recovery venue.

Ocean Swim Addition – for anyone staying on the island (or keen to come from the mainland), you may be interested to know that there is a SOCIAL Ocean Swim (1 to 5km) happening on Saturday Afternoon. Registration for this swim will happen on the day ($10 pp).

Thanks to our Major Sponsor of The GKI:

Thanks to our Supporters: