The Highlands is made for cycling whether it is on a motorbike, mountain bike or a road bike with lots of quiet country roads and lanes meandering through picturesque villages. There are also good mountain bike trails, and the Bong Bong Track, a meandering cycling track suitable for all ages which follows the Wingecarribee River.
Save the date - Sunday 22 October 2017.
The Bowral Classic event is a Gran Fondo style cycling event held in the picturesque surrounds of the Southern Highlands brought to you by Bicycling Australia.
The route will take riders through the villages of Bowral, Berrima, Mittagong and Kangaloon. The routes will offer beautiful scenic back roads as well as tough challenges for the more proficient rider. The ride will start from 7am in the main street of Bowral and finish at Eridge Park.
The details for the 2017 distance will be available soon. Join us post ride in the Eridge Park village area where you will have the opportunity to cycle the Velodrome, enjoy a selection of local gourmet fare, and participate in various post event activities.
Ample parking will be available in the Eridge Park Village area offering an easy ride to the start line.
Easy to moderate rides around this cyclist village on the edge of the stunning National Park and State Forests.
The routes shown here a just a sample of the wealth of cycling opportunities available close to Bundanoon. Link these routes to make your own!
EXPLORE MITTAGONG AND BEYOND!
The Southern Highlands Welcome Centre has 4 x ebikes for hire.
Why not enjoy the highlights of Mittagong and surrounds using these energy efficient bikes.
Free Hire of Helmets and Locks
All riders must be over the age of 18 years and carry a valid Photo ID.
1 Hour - $15
2 Hours - $25
All Day - $40
ELECTRIC BIKE HIRE @ WELCOME CENTRE
During wet conditions cancellation charges do not apply.
Cancellation fees apply when: Less than 24 hours notice is provided. Less than 3 business days when dates include a public holiday.
Cancellation charge is 25% of the total hire cost for reserved period
HOW IT WORKS
SIGN TERMS & CONDITIONS
The Welcome Centre Staff will get you to sign the T&Cs
PAY DEPOSIT AND HIRE FEES
Choose a hire period and pay the deposit and fees.
ENJOY YOUR RIDE
Explore Mittagong and the beautiful surroundings. Staff will provide you with a bike map and suggested trails.
RETURN THE BIKE
Return the bike to the Welcome Centre 62-70 Main Street, Mittagong at the designated time. Don't forget to return your helmet and lock.