Sunday, 27 May 2018


Riverway Lagoons, Thuringowa

Age Requirements

7yrs to 15yrs inclusive

Distances (Approx.) For Age 7-10

Swim 75m, Cycle 3km, Run 500m

Distances (Approx.) For Ages 11-15

Swim 150m, Cycle 6km, Run 1km

Nearby events


Earlybird Discount Closes

Sunday, 22 April 2018

Online Discount Closes

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Event Kit Delivery Closes

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Online Registrations Close

Sunday, 20 May 2018

On-the-day Prizes

Trek bikes, Bontrager helmets & Asics prize packs

Prize Eligibility

Participants must be registered by Sunday, 20 May 2018 to be eligible to win on-the-day prizes.

Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon comes to one of our most picturesque locations at Riverway Lagoons in Thuringowa Central. TRYathletes will swim in the uniquely-shaped lagoons followed by a cycle and run along the banks of the beautiful Ross River. Make sure you don’t miss out, enter now!

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Townsville – it was a pleasure! Another fantastic event in a beautiful location! We are so proud of all the kids getting out there and giving it a TRY! It was an epic day of fun and achievement by the entire Townsville family!

Well done to all the kids, parents and supporters! We can’t wait to see you again next time!

Check out some of the photos from the day in our photo gallery.

If you would like to register your interest for the 2018 event, please sign up to our VIP Mailing List at the bottom of this page.

 Until 22 Apr 2018 Until 16 May 2018 Until 20 May 2018
INDIVIDUALS $45.95 $55.95 $65.95
FAMILY ( 3+) $40.95 $50.95 $60.95
TEAMS (OF 2) $40.95 $50.95 $60.95
AQUATHON $40.95 $50.95 $60.95


Aquathon Option
New for 2018, we now offer the opportunity for your child to participate in an Aquathon event at the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon. If your child isn’t confident on a bike, doesn’t have access to a bike or is looking for a great introduction into Kids TRYathlon, they can now participate in the swim and run only.

EXPRESS CHECK-IN and Event Kit Delivery

Thanks to Fastway Couriers, we will deliver a Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Event Kit packed full of goodies from Sanitarium and our Sponsors direct to your door for the reduced rate of only $8.95. Your Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Event Kit will also contain everything you need to Check-In on Event Day through the EXPRESS LANE!

PLEASE NOTE: If you choose not to purchase Event Kit Delivery, you will receive only the minimum requirements to complete the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon through the regular Check-In Lane on Event Day.

PLEASE NOTE: The option to purchase Event Kit Delivery and EXPRESS CHECK-IN will no longer be available after the closure of Regular Pricing.

Regular Check-In and On-The-Day T-Shirt Collection

If you choose not to purchase EXPRESS CHECK-IN and Event Kit Delivery above, you will collect the minimum requirements ONLY to complete the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon through the Regular Check-In Lane on Event Day.

Bupa Member Discount

swkt-sponsor-logos_260x200px-bupaAll Bupa Members are entitled to 15% off the prices above and can access the discount by entering their Membership Number.

All prices include GST and a One Day Membership to Triathlon Australia for sanctioning and insurance purposes.

All participants are covered by Triathlon Australia’s personal liability and personal accident insurance. Details are available here.



We create a safe environment where kids can focus on enjoying time with friends on the course or in activities around the TRYathlon Village.


Every child, no matter their ability, is considered a champion and encouraged by Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Ambassadors. A medallion is awarded for completion.



85% of parents tell us their child felt better about themselves or were glowing with pride on completion and their self-esteem and self-confidence improved.

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The timetable below is provided as a guide only and is subject to change. Please refer to the Event Guide when released for the most up-to-date schedule.

 7.00-8.30am  1.A. EXPRESSS CHECK-IN – Proceed to ‘Express Check-In’ line with your event bib and t-shirt
 1.B. REGULAR CHECK-IN – Proceed to ‘Regular Check-In’ line with your event bib
 2. Head to body numbering then to transition setup
 8.35am  Transition closes.
 8.45am  Briefing for 11-15 years individuals and teams
 9.00am  Start for 11-15 years individuals and teams
 9.30am  Briefing for 7-8 years individuals and 7-10 years teams
 9.45am  Start for 7-8 years individuals and7-10 years teams
 10.15am  Briefing for 9-10 years individuals
 10.30am  Start for 9-10 years individuals
 11.00am  Live Event Prize Draw
 11.30am-12:00pm  Event concludes

“A fun healthy way to spend a Sunday morning. Lots of big smiles and heaps of activities on site. My little one is also excited about having a go next year herself.”

Parent 2014/2015 Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

“I loved that it was all about the kids having a go.”

Parent 2014/2015 Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

“The encouragement they received from friends, volunteers and well wishes on the event route was tremendous. A fantastic atmosphere for kids to be encouraged in sporting activities”

Parent 2014/2015 Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

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Bupa Team Family Zone

Get your Team Family together for a photo memento of your awesome day!


Put those Soccer skills to the test and see if you can bend it like Tim Cahill and score a goal!

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Hit-A-6 Cricket

See if you can Hit-a-6 with Weet-Bix! You never know who may be at the other end to catch it.

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Free Weet-Bix Breakfast

Enjoy a FREE Breakfast with a variety of Weet-Bix products and bananas and honey for toppings.

Plus Much More…



To download a PDF of the course map, click on the button below.



To download a PDF of the village map, click on the button below.

Watch Our 2017 Event Video