Coles AV State Track & Field Championships – Entries Open

General Information

The 2019 Coles AV State Track & Field Championships will be held across two big weekends at Lakeside Stadium over the weekends of the 1st-3rd March and the 8th-10th March.

Events are offered across all age groups and abilities with selection to the 2019 Australian Track & Field Championships on offer.

In the case of insufficient athletes reporting to the Check-In area by the required time for the need to conduct heats or semi-finals, then all athletes who reported will progress to the final which will be held at the scheduled FINAL TIME for All Events (Men & Women) unless specified.


Coles AV State Track & Field Championships (Weekend 1)

  • Date: Friday 1 – Sunday 3 March, 2019
  • Entries Close: 11:59am (Midday) Monday 18th February 2019 – No late or on the day entries will be accepted
  • Cost: $20 per event

Coles AV State Track & Field Championships (Weekend 2)

  • Date: Friday 8 – Sunday 10 March, 2019
  • Entries Close: 11:59am (Midday) Monday 25th February 2019 – No late or on the day entries will be accepted
  • Cost: $20 per event

Entry & Ticket Box: Via Gate 1 North Stand

Ticket Prices

1 Day Pass – $10.00

2 Day Pass – $15.00

3 Day Pass – $20.00

 Free entry for competing athletes, AA affiliated coaches & children under 12

Athletes MUST be an Athletics Victoria athlete member or member of their state/national association in order to compete at State Championship events. Any athletes that enter and do not meet this criteria will be asked to become a member of their state association otherwise they may not be able to compete.

Competition Information

Competition Rules

The competition rules for the 2019 Coles AV Track & Field Championships Weekend 1 & 2 can be found here.

Entry List

The entry list for the 2019 Coles AV Track & Field Championships Weekend 1 & 2 will be published once entries close.


The Provisional timetable for both weekends can be found in the General Information tab.

Note: the featured timetable is a ‘DRAFT’ and for reference only. Due to the complexity of scheduling both track and field events, once entries close a revised ‘PROVISIONAL TIMETABLE’ will be published which will provide an up to date schedule of events and timings. The ‘Provisional Timetable’ should be used over and above the ‘Draft’ version. Athletics Victoria will notify all entrants via email and social media of changes to the timetable before the event commences. It is the responsibility of athletes, parents or coaches to check the timetable online 24 hours before competition, if you are unsure of the most up to date timetable, please do not hesitate to contact Athletics Victoria on 03 86464500.

Venue Information


Lakeside Stadium will have their Kiosk open which provides food and hot and cold beverages.

First Aid

St Johns Ambulance will be on site throughout the day.  They will be in the player runaway which is located halfway down the home straight.

Toilet Facilities

There are toilet facilities open around Lakeside Stadium.

Car Parking

Car parking is available around Lakeside Stadium, and MSAC.  Please take note of parking fees.

Looking After Lakeside Stadium

We are very grateful for the opportunity to compete at Lakeside Stadium.  Please ensure you:

  • Park only in designate parking bays
  • Leave the venue as you found it – clean and tidy
  • Do not litter, and use the bins provided
  • Inform athletes to leave the toilet blocks in a respectable state

Please note that dogs are not allowed inside Lakeside Stadium.

Australian National Championships

The 2019 Australian Athletics Championships are the pinnacle event of the Australian Athletics Calendar, with an eight day event commencing on Monday 1st April 2019.

Information about the 2019  Australian Athletics Championships including draft Timetable can be found on the Athletics Australia website via this link HERE.

To find out more information regarding entry to the Australian National Championships click HERE