Simpson Desert Ultra

Birdsville, Queensland
5th June 2021 - 5th June 2022
Occurs Annually

Simpson Desert Ultra

Accessibility Information

Does not cater for people with access needs.

Tourism Organisation

QLD - Outback Queensland Tourism

Product Types

Sporting Events


The Simpson Desert Ultra is one of Australia’s newest ultra marathons taking place in the heart of the Australian Outback. With distances of 100, 75, 50 and 25 kilometres, there is something for those new to the ultra-scene, as well as those more accustomed to the gruelling nature of such events.

The event takes place near Birdsville in south west Queensland on the edge of the Simpson Desert and traverses a variety of terrains. From towering sand dunes to rocky gibber plains, it will surely test the limits of each participant and allow them to immerse themselves in a truly unique part of the Australian landscape. Participants can be assured of a high level of care and safety and will no doubt remember the Simpson Desert Ultra for its big heart and vast spaces.

Indicative Rates

$100 to $650

25 kilometre event - AUD100
50 kilometre event - AUD250
75 kilometre event - AUD450
100 kilometre event - AUD650


5th June 2021 - 5th June 2022

Occurs Annually

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  • 5th June 2021 12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • 6th June 2021 12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • 4th June 2022
  • 5th June 2022
Facilities found here
  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Non Smoking
  • Pet Friendly - Enquire
  • Public Toilet

Simpson Desert Ultra


Birdsville, Queensland 4482

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