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Queen's Baton Relay

Posted on 14 Feb, 2018

On Feb­ru­ary 28th and March 1st 2018, The Queen’s Baton will make its way through Alice Springs as it’s passed along by Baton­bear­ers to the Gold Coast 2018 Com­mon­wealth Games!

56 locals and 4 Aus­tralian ath­letes will car­ry the Queen’s Baton into and through Alice Springs. You can see the route of the Relay, com­plete with a sched­ule and indi­vid­ual Baton­bear­ers, by vis­it­ing the QBR web­site. Click Aus­tralia Dates’, NT’, and select Alice Springs.

If you’d like to see the Queen’s Baton up close, head down to Todd Mall from 5:00pm and join in with our Com­mu­ni­ty Cel­e­bra­tion! You’ll be able to see the baton from when it arrives at 5:30pm to when it departs at 6:00pm. Click here for more information.

Please be aware that there will be traf­fic man­age­ment mea­sures in place dur­ing the Relay, which will like­ly cause delays. Park­ing on Todd Street will be unavail­able on 28 February.