New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty Hawke's Bay Marathon 2023

Make your Move for Mental Health! Join the event in honour of a loved one, to improve your own mental health, or simply to raise awareness for mental health in New Zealand. 

Want to make a difference? Join with us and get moving for mental health today.

Around 1 in 5 of us will experience a mental health problem this year

Nearly 50% of us will experience a mental illness in our lifetime

Our youth suicide rate is one of the highest in the OECD

Raise $200 and score a tee!

Get your free "I'm sweating for mental health" t-shirt when you reach $200 - easy!

Team up with your whānau and friends

Gather your whānau, friends and workmates and fundraise together - team work makes a dream work!

How it works

Step 01
Sign up and create your fundraising page.

Step 02
Share your fundraising page.

Step 03
Pay your Hawkes Bay Marathon entry Fee. 

Move for mental health your way. Walk, run, skip or dance your way to the finish line. Take in the best highlights of the region, with flat easy running through local cycle trails, quiet country roads and pass vineyards and orchards - all finishing at the impressive Elephant Hill Estate & Winery where you can celebrate your efforts in style. Kid friendly options also!



14 Oct-19 Jan


20 Jan-20 Apr


21 Apr-18 May

Adult (18+) $170 $180 $190
Half Marathon (16+) $110 $125 $140
10km (10+)  $70 $75 $90
Kids (5-12) $35 $40 $45

Please note: All entry fees are shown in New Zealand dollars and include all fees and taxes. Late entries will be accepted in person at registration, unless sold out prior.

How your fundraising helps

Your donations help us support New Zealanders through:

  • Policy and advocacy
  • Māori development
  • Suicide prevention and bereavement
  • Positive mental health promotion
  • Resource and information services
  • The MHF website


Have a question? Our friendly fundraising team is here to help.