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May

May: Parent cycle training (Epping North)

Date: Sun 31 May (10-12.30pm or 1-3.30pm).  Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre have commissioned these 2 courses for parents who want to cycle with children but who may be lacking confidence.  The training will help parents to improve their own bike control skills, and will learn techniques which can then be passed on to …

28
Apr

May: CycleWise Moreland (Coburg)

Dates: Sat 1 or 16th May (10am-3pm).  This is a free workshop for adults who can cycle, but are not confident cycling around the city.  The training is brought to you by the City of Moreland. The course covers road rules, bike safety checks, safe riding in traffic, route planning and more. Gain skills riding …

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Mar

Mar: Parent cycle training (Moonee Ponds)

Date: Sat 21 Mar (10am-12.30pm).  If you’d like to be more confident riding with your kids, City of Moonee Valley is offering free practical training for parents. The training will be held at Moonee Ponds Primary School and participants will learn and improve bike handling skills which can then be taught to children.  The course …

17
Mar

Apr: The Womens Ride & basic mechanics (St Kilda)

Date: Sun 12 Apr.  The Women’s Ride is a single day celebration of women’s riding.  It is Victoria’s first mass participation riding event designed especially for women.  Rides will be taking place all over Victoria on 12 April 2015. Why not join our ride?!  It will be fun and leisurely (15-20km) and along the Port …

12
Mar

Apr: School holiday skills Mont Albert (Whitehorse)

Dates: 9&10 April (9.30am-2.30pm).  This 2 day Bike Skills School Holiday Program is a free bicycle confidence, skills and awareness training program for children aged 8 to 12 years. For more information, visit the City of Whitehorse website here:  http://www.whitehorse.vic.gov.au/Bike-Skills-Program.html

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Feb

Mar: CycleWise Whitehorse (Nunawading)

Date:  Sat 28 Mar 9.30am–12pm or 12.30pm–3pm (2.5 hour sessions). As part of Sustainable Living Week the City of Whitehorse has commissioned two CycleWise courses.  The free bicycle confidence training program is suitable for adults who can already ride a bike but may not have ridden for a while, for those who lack confidence with …

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Feb

Feb-Mar: CycleWise Moreland (Coburg)

Dates:  Sat 21 Feb (10am-3pm) or Sun 1 Mar (10am-3pm) These free workshops are hosted by Moreland City Council, and are aimed at adults who can cycle already but are looking to gain skills and confidence.  The course covers Victorian road rules, bike safety checks, safe riding in traffic, route planning and more. You will …

22
Dec

Feb-Apr: Basic bike maintenance (N’thcote/Preston)

Dates: Thursday evenings 26 Feb, 19 Mar, 16 Apr or 23 Apr (6-8pm).  This interactive beginner workshop demonstrates the basics of how to look after your bike.  We cover bike fit, bike tools and parts, safety checks, puncture repair, tyre pressure, removing wheels, replacing tubes and oiling your chain.  Brought to you by the City …

22
Dec

Feb-Apr: Commuting by Bike 101 (Preston/Reservoir)

Dates: Sat 28 Feb or Sun 29 Mar (10am-2pm, Preston) or Sat 18 Apr (1-5, Reservoir).  This City of Darebin intermediate course will help you get ready to ride to work by improving your riding skills, building your confidence and teaching you strategies for riding safely on roads and paths.  The first part of the training will take place …

22
Dec

Mar-Apr: Back on the Bike (Preston)

Dates: Sat 14 Mar (10am-12pm) or Thu 16 Apr (2-4pm).   This 2 hour traffic-free course is bought to you by the City of Darebin.  Get ready to ride by learning bike safety checks, improving your riding skills, building your confidence and learning strategies for riding safely on roads and paths.  You will learn practice bike control (including stopping and …

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