Tourism and Events

Event Info

HOTW Main Event


2km Swim

This consists of a 1km upstream then a 1km downstream return, in the MacIntyre River (freshwater!!) starting and finishing at the Town Boat ramp. Please note that long and short sleeved wetsuits are not permitted unless water temperature is 23 degrees or below.

Swim map

80km Cycle

This is “dead flat”, 40 km west out the Barwon Highway towards St George and return. The road surface is reasonable with some short sections that require careful riding. Please note that this is NOT a closed road.


20km Run

This consists of three loops along the towns river path, which faces east and west. Aid stations are placed every kilometre.



Event Information

  • Hell Kids Tri
  • Firestarter Triathlon
  • Gundy Inferno 5k & 10k Charity Run

Go here for GTH+ Super Saturday Information Guide

Hell Kids and Firestarter Triathlon Map

Click here to download Bike and Run Leg map

Pool swim map to be confirmed

Gundy Inferno 5k & 10k Charity Run Map

Click here to download Charity Run Map

2018 HOTW Main Race Brief


2018 HOTW Main Race Prize Money

Prize money awarded to each Male & Female Athletes as per below:

Open Category - awarded 1st, 2nd & 3rd place

1st place Open Category - $2500

2nd place Open Category - $1000

3rd place Open Category - $500

(NB: unable to race both Open and Age Group)

Each Age Group Category - awarded only 1st place

1st place - $150

(2nd & 3rd place maybe awarded with vouchers if sponsors can be secured. This is TBA)

Triathlon Australia Rules

Go here to read about Australia Triathlon Rules

Finisher Pix Photography

FinisherPix photos

Kids Tri