On Ya Bike!

Bike Rides for Seniors Month in and around Geelong

Welcome to Cycling Geelong’s rides for the Seniors Festival.  This event is free.  All rides will include a stop at a local cafe – please bring money to cover your refreshments.

You need to bring your own road-worthy bike and helmet.  Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for the weather.

For more information or to book contact Helen.  (Booking is recommended but not essential.)

This year’s rides are:

Date Title Starting time & Place Distance Grade and details
Wednesday 3rd October Historical around the Barwon 9:00am

Balyang Sanctuary Car Park, Marnock Road, Newtown

20km Easy (all bike paths)
Wednesday 10th October Lara via Hovells Creek path 9:00am Rippleside Park (near Adventure Playground) 36km Easy (mainly sealed bike paths)
Wednesday 17th  October Drysdale via Bellarine Rail Trail 9:00am Bellarine Rail Trail (cnr Tucker Street/Carr Street)

near Showgrounds entrance

36km Easy (mainly sealed bike paths)
Wednesday 24th October Moriac South Barwon Reserve, entrance, Barwon Heads Road,


50km Medium (some hills)
Wednesday 31st October Allan’s Mystery Ride 8:30am, Rippleside Park (near Adventure Playground) 60-80km Medium/hard (sealed roads)
    Riders need to be able to maintain an average of around 20kph for this ride.