A variety of recreational and road rides are available to locals and visitors to Bendigo. These are proudly provided by the Bendigo Cycling Network and the local Bike Bendigo association. As a visitor to this region, it is a great opportunity to ride with the locals whilst experiencing the beautiful Bendigo countryside.
Monthly Community Ride
Second Sunday of the Month
You are welcome to partake in a variety of community rides for people of all riding abilities and ages. These community rides are also a great opportunity for families to ride away from traffic and main roads.
Visit Bike Bendigo for more information and ride details.
Road cycling and bunchrides
You are invited to ride with the locals as part of a wide range of road rides available to cyclists of all levels and experience. The ongoing schedule is listed below.
Departure point: Sternberg St. Roundabout, Bendigo
7:00am Very quick sections in a 70 km distance for racing riders.
7:04am Extra Solid Quick pace 70 km distance for recreational riders and ex race riders.
7:05am Solid social ride of around 75 km with hills and fast sections.
7:15am Consistent pace 65 km ride for experienced recreational riders.
7:17am Solid Ride with some hills
7:20am Medium pace 45km ride for recreational riders.
7:30am Medium pace 45 km ride for social, enjoyable and recreational riders.
7:45am Beginner group very friendly inviting and encouraging.
The Rest of the Week
Monday & Friday
6:00am 27km ride. Meet at the corner of McIvor Road and Powells Ave.
Tuesday & Thursday
6:00am 33km ride. Meet at the corner of Condon and Reservoir Rd.
Tuesday & Thursday
8:00am Sternburg Street Roundabout ride over Mount Alexander and time trial back to Emu Creek [Road Racing Riders].
Tuesday & Friday
8:00am Group rides organised by Peter Moroni (Moroni’s Bikes). Meet in front of Moronis Bike Shop, 104-106 Mitchell Street, Bendigo.
6:00am 32km ride. Meet at the corner of Doak St and McIvor Road.
6:30am 25km Social Women’s ride. Meet at 52 Edward St.
8:00am 50km circuit of Bendigo solid tempo. Meet at Charing Cross Alexandra Fountain.
8:00am leaving the Sternburg Street Roundabout, very social and medium pace ride.
Click here to download the local cycling group riding guide