EVENT NOTICE – ROAD CLOSURES – The Mother’s Day Classic event, Sunday 12 May 2019

Please note the Mother’s Day Classic event will be held in The Domain’s Phillip Precinct on Sunday 12 May 2019 at 7.00 am.

The 22nd annual Mother’s Day Classic is a nation-wide community event that raises awareness for breast cancer through participation, fun, fitness and health.

The 4 km / 8 km runs and 4 km / 7 km walks start just north of Martin Place in Macquarie Street and finish in the Phillip Precinct, Domain. Races commence in waves from 7.30 am, 8.10 am, 8.45 am. Up to 13,000 patrons are expected to attend.

 There will be road closures within the Sydney CBD and The Domain as follows:

Art Gallery Road and Mrs Macquaries Road will be closed from 5.00 am to 12.00 noon.

  • Hospital Road will be open to two way traffic from 5.00 am to 12.00 midday from Shakespeare Place only (via Cahill Expressway from the east). There will be no access from Art Gallery Road. A clearway will be in operation on the eastern side of Hospital Road.
  • External road closures and clearways are planned in the Sydney CBD to facilitate this event. For the latest traffic information, visit www.livetraffic.com and search event under Major Events tab.

Should you have any further enquiries regarding this event please visit Mother’s Day Classic 2019 or refer to event FAQs on The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney website here.