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After a period of outsourced event management, City to Surf owner, Activ Foundation, has taken back the reigns and resumed responsibility for organising the iconic WA event.

Activ established the City to Surf as a community fundraising event in 1975, with its inaugural event attracting just over 500 people. Forty years later, the Chevron City to Surf for Activ became the […]


Expressions of interest for volunteers,  marquee bookings and sponsorship packages are now invited.

Activ Foundation is pleased and grateful for the support of many past corporate and community partners, sponsors and suppliers who share Activ’s values and passion to deliver a memorable and enjoyable experience for all involved. Contact us to discuss your needs and how you’d like to be involved.

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The Chevron City to Surf for Activ is always run on the last Sunday in August, and the dates for the full 2017 regional series have been confirmed as follows:

Albany 23 July
Geraldton 30 July
Karratha 6 August
Busselton 13 August
Perth 27 August

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Chevron  continues to support Activ Foundation’s City to Surf

Activ Foundation is delighted to announce that Chevron Australia has renewed its naming rights sponsorship for the 2017 Chevron City to Surf for Activ.

Activ sincerely thanks Chevron for their generous and continued support. Chevron not only support the event through financial sponsorship, the organisation also strongly encourages further support through fundraising and […]

Medibank Training Sessions on City Beach Oval

To ensure you’re fit and ready for the Chevron City to Surf for Activ Medibank are providing FREE training sessions at City Beach Oval.
These sessions will be held Saturdays on the below dates:
18 July, 7am
25 July, 7am
1 August, 7am
8 August, 7am
15 August, 7am
22 August, 7am
Where: City Beach (top oval) Fred Burton Way, Perth
No sign up is required for these […]

Medibank Training Sessions in Langley Park

To ensure you’re fit and ready to go for the Chevron City to Surf for Activ Medibank are providing FREE training sessions at Langley Park
These sessions will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 

Tuesday session                  Thursday sessions            
14 July, 6.15am                      16 July, 5.30pm                  
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Can you make a dream come true?

Activ’s major fundraising event, the Chevron City to Surf for Activ is back for its 41st year and is raising funds to help make dreams come true for people living with disability.  Every person Activ supports has a dream of their own and with your help, we can make them come true. Meet Activ Dreamers Joshua and Brenda.

Confident and outspoken […]

Pet Lovers from PetRescue take part in the Chevron City to Surf for Activ

PetRescue have formed a team for the Chevron City to Surf for Activ, to raise some much needed funds to help homeless pets. PetRescue was created in 2004 in Perth as a website to provide a voice to homeless pets, and provide them with a forever home.
PetRescue has made up a team of both returning participants and first time participants […]

Registrations Now Open!

It’s more than a race. It’s about giving back, about inspiration, believing you can, challenging yourself, your journey, supporting Activ and so much more.
The Chevron City to Surf for Activ is BACK for 2015 and registrations are now open.

No matter what distance you do in 2015, get involved in WA’s largest community sporting event and achieve your goals. This […]

Congratulations Perth! Chevron City to Surf for Activ Celebrates 40th Birthday!

Over 45,000 participants celebrated the Chevron City to Surf for Activ’s 40th milestone year – cementing it as WA’s most loved and largest community sporting event.

Participants ran, walked, jogged and wheeled their way from the City to the Surf celebrating 40 years of Activ’s largest fundraising event in perfect running conditions.

Ahead of the pack and the second largest marathon field […]