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Nomads Outdoor Group – Great Vic Bike Ride: Robe – Port Fairy – Torquay
The Nomads Outdoors Group
Friday, 22 November, 2019 - Sunday, 1 December, 2019
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Robe – Port Fairy – Torquay
Robe, Robe, SA
Join a group of Nomads on either a 5-day or 10-day option of this year’s Great Vic Bike Ride: Robe – Port Fairy – Torquay (ride from Robe to Port Fairy between the 22nd and 26th of November and/or from Port Fairy to Torquay between the 27th of November and the 1st of December).
GRADE | LENGTH | TYPE: A challenging 348 km point-to-point ride from Robe to Port Fairy with mechanics and medical support. A challenging 304 km point-to-point ride from Port Fairy to Torquay with mechanics and medical support.
ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION: The annual Great Vic Bike Ride this year has ten days of riding, camping and exploring with new and old friends. Starting in Robe and finishing in Torquay you’ll see the best of Victoria and South Australia by bike, all in the one adventure! A number of Nomads will be participating, so this is a great opportunity to join them on one of Victoria’s most scenic cycling routes through the beautiful coastal and forest landscapes along the Limestone Coast, the Great Ocean Road and through the Great Otway National Park.
FURTHER INFORMATION: bicyclenetwork.com.au/rides-and-events/great-victorian-bike-ride.
MEETING TIME | LOCATION: Various. Coach transport for you and your bike are available from Melbourne or various regional locations to the start and end points of your ride.
COST: The standard price includes all meals, a camping spot, wash facilities, luggage transfer, en-route mechanical support and entertainment. Optional extras include coach transfers to and from Melbourne or regional locations, tent hire, non-tent accommodation, car parking, charging facilities (e-bike or phone) etc. Refer to bicyclenetwork.com.au for details.
FOOD: all provided, including en-route drinks and snacks.
APPAREL | EQUIPMENT: Take your bike and cycling gear suitable for any weather conditions. Choose clothing each day based on the latest forecast for that day. Unless hiring accommodation, take your own tent, bedding, towel and toiletries.
BOOKING: It is possible to book up until 5pm on Friday 22nd November, but you should book ASAP to ensure you don’t miss out on the options you would like. After booking, please contact the leader Kevin K. so he can coordinate the group. Email the Leader if you have any questions. Members can access leader contact details under Members | Leader Contacts when logged in to the website.
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