31 August 2019 Albert Bishop Park
Ride individually or gather a team of family and friends and raise funds that will help bring hope to refugees locally in Australia and around the world. Grab your bike – and your helmet! and come along for a great day out. You can cycle 25, 50, 75 or 100kms. Whatever the distance, it’s all about making a difference in the lives of our refugees friends through the funds you raise.
Albert Bishop Park Criterium Circuit
Enter from Hedley Avenue
There is plenty of parking in the surrounding streets.
Check-in opens at 8am at the Registration Tent.
The official start will be at 9am (with all riders to be off the course by 3pm)
The RIDE Route
The course starts at the Criterium Circuit for one lap to spread riders out and then exit to the left and follow the Jim Soorley Bikeway north-east. Riders cross Nudgee Road to continue on the shared path. Further along a left turn will take riders onto the Boondall Wetlands Cycle way to a turn-around point at the Boondall Wetlands Park approximately 12.5km away. The course can be completed once or a number of times to equal 25km, 50km, 75km or 100km.
The Kids RIDE Track is being held in the grounds of the Albert Bishop Park Criterium Circuit and is 1.2km long and it can be ridden as many times as they like. Parents must be responsible for their children at all times.
Parents can set up a blanket on the grassed area and easily watch the kids as they pedal, scoot, have a jump on the castle or get their face painted.
While riding there will be a drinks stations at the turnaournd point at the Boondall Wetlands Park, which will be there to provide a rest stop, toilets, free snacks and drinks and a friendly volunteer ready to help you with your bike if you have a problem.
Lunch will commence at 12:00pm. It will be held at the Start/Finish, and will be a great chance to thank everyone for participating and to celebrate the day. Coffee and tea will be available all day in the same place.
Highest Brisbane Fundraiser
Thanks to our generous sponsor, Archidiom, the highest adult fundraiser at each event will receive a voucher to spend at a nominated bike shop in each location.
Brisbane Competition closes on Monday 9th September 2.00pm*
Cash, cheque & direct deposit donations must be received by our office 5pm Friday 6th September to be included in the rider’s total.
Winners will be announced through our social media feeds and will be contacted via email.
Thanks to our local sponsors:
*according to the time of our credit card payment facility
Event Teams1. Gateway Logan
2. Gateway Bike Riders