2022 Australia Ride Details

Ride Dates

04/11/2022 to 07/11/2022

Day 1

Date: Wed 4 November

Distance: 80km and 935m of climbing

Food: Lunch stop at Piper Brook and dinner at the lost farm Barnbugle Dunes

Hotel: The Lost Farm (TBC)

Summary: We are looking to ride with a couple or local cycling clubs, number of PP based clubs with lunch provided at the halfway point. Riding with the local clubs is a great honour and is fantastic to see so many locals joining us

Day 2

Date: Thu 5 Nov

Distance:130km and 1056 of climbing

Food: Refuelling at a number of local corner stores and café’s during the day to ensure the coffee intake continues

Hotel: TBC

Summary: All great tours have a queens stage, on this years ride it will be day 2. The ride will see us continue along the north coast of Tasmania before heading south, passing the Bay of Fires and into what is some of the most magnificent country in Tasmania. A beer will be had in St Helens overlooking the water of what was a taxing but rewarding day. Remember this is for the kids.

Day 3

Date: Fri 6 Nov

Distance: 72km and 1,110m of climbing with option for PM Mountin Bike

Food: Lunch on arrival in Derby with a good afternoon out and about

Hotel: TBC

Summary: Today will be a transition day from the East Coast of Tasmania into the Mountain Biking capital of Tasmania if not Australia. Riding on two wheels is a cult like passion in this town and the riders will enjoy a (relatively) light day on the bike and finish off with a hot spring and dip in the lake.

Day 4

Date: Sat 7 Nov

Distance: 103km with 1800m of Climbing

Food: Possible lunch at Clover Hill winery

Hotel: Hotel Grand Chancellor

Summary:Today will end the ride on a high with the most amount of climbing so far. While just cracking the ton at 103km, Day 4 will continue to challenge the rider, as at no point for the day will it be flat. Well earned Beer to be consumed upon arriving in Lanuceston.