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Course Information

The 2017 MS Moonlight Walk starts from the Cultural Forecourt at South Bank Parklands, and follows a 5km or 10km walk around the Brisbane River, before returning to the finish line at South Bank. Choose to walk:

MW15 Course Map website

5km Walk

This course starts at the Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands, passing through the beautiful esplanade and over the Goodwill Bridge to the Botanic Gardens, returning South Bank. These courses are designed to be relaxing and safe, encouraging people of all ages and fitness levels to take part, whilst enjoying the novelty of a full moon and a star-studded sky! Both the 5km and 10km courses will be sign posted and there will be event marshals on all major corners.

10km Walk

Enjoy the scenic view from the Story Bridge as you cross the river from Kangaroo Point into the city. Meander along the Riverside and make your way through the Botanic Gardens and back across the Goodwill Bridge, returning to the Cultural Forecourt at South Bank.


Toilets (including wheelchair accessible) will be available at home base. Public toilets (including wheelchair accessible) can be found at the Courier Mail Piazza and also at QPAC.

There are also public toilets along the course, these are located at: 

  • Kangaroo Point Cliffs (near Ellis St)
  • Kangaroo Point Cliffs (River Terrace)
  • C.T. White Park, Thornton Street
  • Captain John Burke Park, Holman Street (including Disabled Access)
  • Botanic Gardens

What does my entry fee cover?

 Official MS Moonlight Walk lantern
Mapped out course with safety officers and course marshals
Refreshment stations with water, toilets and first aid

Live entertainment and food stalls
Dedicated volunteers who can assist you on the day


Event for all ages

Event for all ages

Fully supported courses

Fully supported courses

Light up Brisbane for MS

Light up Brisbane for MS

“The Moonlight Walk is such a well organised event. Fabulous volunteers and course marshalls along the path, with drinks and entertainment also provided. My family and I will definitely be back again next year for another great night!”

Kay Twaddell
10km walk

“My Walk for Jess team love taking part in the Moonlight Walk. It’s such a great family event suited for all ages and abilities, and such a fun atmosphere. We love to see the different entertainment on course as well.”

Jess Miles
Moonlight Walk Participant