Returning in 2024, the iconic Huff ‘N Puff Run is back again to challenge competitors racing against an historic steam engine. This year the Huff ‘N Puff Run, brought to you by Simec - Tahmoor Coking Coal, it will offer two run options with a 6.7km run from Buxton Station to Thirlmere Station, and a 3.5km family fun run from Couridjah Station to Thirlmere Station. The Huff ‘N Puff Run will take place on the morning of Sunday 26 May and will be the conclusion to the 2024 Festival of Steam.

Offering a unique run experience, the Huff N' Puff will offer competitors and spectators an exclusive Steam Train ride from Thirlmere station to Couridjah Station for the Family Fun Run & Buxton station for the competitive Race where competitors will disembark to commence their return race against the Steam Train.

6.7km Run Includes: Huff N' Puff Race Entry, Race Bib, Timing Chip, Medallion, Train Ride & Museum Entry

3.5km Family Fun Run includes: Race Entry, Train Ride & Museum Entry, Race Bib, Drink Bottle & Ribbon (child 16 under)

Winners of Competitive Race:

  • 1st Place Male & Female Adult: $250 / 2nd Place Male & Female: $150
  • 1st Place Male & Female Child: $100 each 

Race Timings:

Please ensure you have read the Huff N’ Puff Race Information prior to purchasing tickets. For enquiries, please call Wollondilly Shire Council on 4677 1100.