The 21st annual Mother’s Day Classic is a nation-wide community event that raises awareness for breast cancer through participation, fun, fitness and health. It is a carnival style event with food, coffee, jumping castles, roving entertainers, live entertainment and information on breast cancer research.
The event starts just north of Martin Place in Macquarie Street and finish in the Phillip Precinct, the Domain. Races commence in waves from 7.10 am, 7.50 am, 8.45 am and 9.00 am and event concludes at 12.00 pm midday.
13 May 2018 Road Closures
Road closures will be in place between 5.00 am to midday in the Sydney CBD, the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney and the Domain while the event takes place:
From 5.00 am to midday: Art Gallery Road, Prince Albert Road and Hospital Road*
From 6.00 am to 10:00 am: sections of College Street, Macquarie Street, Prince Albert Road, St James Road, St Mary's Road, Boomerang Place and Yurong Parkway
Mother's Day is one of the busiest days of the year on the roads, so plan ahead and allow extra travel time or consider the public transport options.
For the latest traffic information visit Live Traffic NSW or download a real-time traffic app.