FAQs

Who can join?

The walkathon is open to everyone. Places are limited to 2,500, so please register early to avoid missing out.

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 (this will be sent to you after event sign up is complete). 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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