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 2020 Eureka Stair Climb 


Eureka Tower, 7 Riverside Quay, Southbank, VIC, Australia

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Participants can register to climb the Eureka Tower as individuals or as a team. 

Participation in Eureka Stair Climb requires an Entry Fee PLUS a Minimum Fundraising Pledge of $50* in support of The Fred Hollows Foundation. 

Category (per person) Spring Super Saver (Until 7th October) Standard Entry Fee Minimum Fundraise

Walker (Social, untimed)




Climber, Elite & Emergency Services (Competitive, timed)




Corporate Challenge Teams* (Competitive, timed)




For event info on the Virtual Eureka Stair Climb, click here

Online registrations close at 11:59pm on Wednesday, 11 November 2020.

All event participants receive:

  • Race entry and event bib
  • Access to level 88 - Skydeck 88 (Online RRP $20)
  • Event finish line medal
  • Chance to win exclusive fundraising, fastest time and best dressed prizes
  • Additional exclusive offers to come from our Event Partners 

Registration refunds and transfers

Registration fees cannot be refunded, however registration transfers are available.

Transfers must be completed on-line by Wednesday, 11 November by completing and submitting this Registration Transfer Form

Note: All new/replacement climbers are still required to raise the minimum fundraising pledge ($50) to participate in the event. 

**Climbers who are part of a Corporate Challenge team will be required to raise $250 each, towards the minimum TEAM GOAL of $1,000 for a team of four (4) to participate. Note: this is a per person goal, so a team of five (5) commits to raising $1,250 and a team of eight (8) $2,000.




There are a range of event categories and start times available to suit different levels of fitness or competitiveness.  All participants finish on Level 88 - Eureka Skydeck.



Elite Climbers (Competitive)
Elite stair climbing athletes should apply for one of just 20 male and 20 female spots available in this group of climbers. More info

6:45am (By Application)

Walker (Social, untimed)
The Walker category is great for families or social teams. This categoriy allows people to take their time, climb without racing and proudly to make it to the top of the town!  Walkers do not receive a race time, so do not qualify for fastest time event prizes, however do qualify for fundraising and best-dressed prizes! 

7:00am – 10:00am 

Climber (Competitive, timed)
A Climber is a timed participant, aged over 12 years and receives an official race time. They are eligible to win fastest, top fundraising and best-dressed prizes. 

7:00am – 8:45am; 10:15am – 10:45am; 11:30am – 1:00pm

Emergency Services (Competitive, timed)
Open to all Emergency Services personnel, including Fire Brigades and CFA, Ambulance, Police, SES and Australian Defence Force. More info

9:00am - 9:45am

Full Kit Emergency Personnel (Competitive, timed)
Open to any current emergency services personnel, wearing their full operational kit. More info


Corporate Team Challenge (Competitive, timed)
Any business can join this category! Corporate teams with a minimum of four (4) climbers per team are encouraged to participate in the Corporate Challenge. All Corporate Challenge teams will have access to the VIP marquee on the concourse for a posts climb celebration. More info

11:00am & 11:15am


If you're unsure about which category is best for you please email or call us on 1800 627 892.

Note: Participants are released one person at a time to reduce congestion in the stairwells. 80 participants are permitted per wave for both walkers and climbers. Once a wave is full participants are no longer able to enter that timeslot.




  1. Please keep to the railing whilst climbing the stairwell.

  2. If it is obvious that someone wants to overtake you, please allow them to.

  3. Do not push, shove or block other runners.

  4. Failure to maintain good sportsmanship will result in disqualification.

  5. Assist other climbers if they require help at any stage.

  6. Participants must be at least 12 years of age to participate in the Eureka Stair Climb.

    See Terms and Conditions for additional information

For more information visit On the Day or FAQ’s 

Contact us via email or call our event line 1800 627 892