FAQs

Who can join?

The walkathon is open to everyone. However, as places are limited to 2,500, please register early.

How do I get there?

SHUTTLE BUS

Free shuttle buses between the Star Ferry Pier in Central and HKIS will be arranged for participants:
Star Ferry Pier → HKIS: 7.45am-8.15am
HKIS → Star Ferry Pier: 1pm-1.30pm

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

1) First Bus No. 14 - get off at Tai Tam Country Park
First Bus website: www.nwstbus.com.hk

2) Minibus No. 16X - from Chai Wan MTR Station, Exit C
Route: www.16seats.net/eng/gmb/gh_16x.html
Operator: Manhattan Resources Limited
Enquiries: 2889 0708

What should I bring?

All participants must bring their admission card for registration. We also recommend you bring your mobile phone, insect repellent, sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat for sun protection.

Complementary water, map and event T-shirt will be provided onsite upon registration.

Please be reminded that this is a non-smoking event.

What is there to eat?

A free picnic lunch will be provided to all participants at the end of the walk. Participants are required to de-register in order to redeem their lunch coupons.

Can I bring my dog/cat/tortoise?

Sorry, pets are strictly prohibited as per Hong Kong International School regulations.

What if there’s bad weather?

In the case of Amber/Red/Black Rainstorm Warnings or Typhoon Signal No. 3 or above, the event will be cancelled. Please check our website or Facebook page for up-to-date details. Donations and registration fees will not be refunded under any circumstances.


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