John Landy Athletics Field

John Landy Athletics Field is the premier athletics venue in the Geelong Region. The reserve is situated along the banks of the Barwon River and boasts the highest standard of athletic infrastructure in the region. The track is of national standard and the athletic facilities are used extensively by the athletic community and school groups.

The reserve is home to the Landy Field Management Committee who support numerous athletic clubs in the Geelong region.

Everyone Welcome


Everyone, from beginner to elite, is welcome.

Our program is track based, under lights during winter switching to river path runs [3km to 8km] alternating with track events over the summer daylight savings period.

Come along and enjoy yourself – jogging, running, or walking.

Get in touch with us today, we’d love to hear from you!

Our Location

Located in the beautiful suburb of South Geelong

John Landy Athletic Field
(off Barwon Terrace)
South Geelong, VIC 3220

Opening Hours     18:00 – 19:00  WED

Contact Us

MOB       +61 419 314 568

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Autumnal weather greeted the twenty-five athletes at Landy Field on Wednesday evening. Luke Haines was the meet’s star, winning all 3 events. He was put to the sword by Damin Mole in the 100 metres and Dave Palmer in the 800 metres whilst his 3 000 metres win was much more comfortable. Thanks to Kath, Fred and Martin who officiated.


100 metres

  1. Haines 13.7, D. Mole 14.7, J. Moore 15.5, M. Bird 16.6

3 000 metres

  1. Haines 10.50, M. Bird 11.22, P. Shay 11.23, D. Elward 12.03, S. Vander Bruggen 12.11, P. Stewart 13.30, E. Stewart 13.45, L. Pye 13 .47, A. Simpson 14.24, J.  Walker  14.41, D. Hurst 14.51, F. Engelsman 15.03, C. Holman 15,22, G. Fitzpatrick 16.02, G. Baensch 16.48, D. Mole 16.56, F. Fitzpatrick 17.00, D. Fraser 17.37, J. Coyte 18.31, L. Scopel 20.17, S. Sheriff 23.10.

800 metres

  1. Haines 2.32.4, D. Palmer 2.36.6, D. Elward 2.53, A.Simpson 2.59.6, M. Bird 3.08, E. Stewart 3.29.8, J. Walker 3.36.7, G. Baensch 3.58.4, D. Hurst 4.04.9, F. Fitzpatrick 4.34.8.

Next Wednesday’s races at the south-east corner of Landy Field at 6 p.m. are 3 000 metres and 5 000 metres along the bike path.  All ages welcome.


Masters Weekly Results 2007- to present are available on request

Coming Events And News…

The winner of the Bryan Cole  handicap over 2000m on the 13th February; Dave Elward

Bryan Cole presenting the trophy to Dave Elward for the  third time

Jeff Walker; winner of the Ron Campbell one hour time trial

Jeff Walker 2015

Winners of the Master division of the Keith Bird Mile

held on the 39th anniversary of the Geelong Venue, 15th May 2019

Sue Howell

Dan Wright