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Oct: Cycling presentation (Caulfield)

Date: Monday 12th October (7-9pm). We’ll be running a free presentation for Glen Eira City Council residents who are keen to gear up for Summer.  Topics will include: Ride preparation (route planning, safety checks). Bike essentials (fit, clean and tools). Where to ride (Glen Eira shared paths and roads). Etiquette and rules (your rights and …


Sept: Skills & confidence training (Epping North)

Date: Sat 19 Sept (2-4.30pm).  Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre have commissioned a course for adults who want to cycle but who may be lacking confidence.  The training will help participants to improve bike control skills, practicing techniques such as starting, stopping, using gears, scanning, signalling and more. The session will finish with a …


Aug-Dec: Bike courses & workshops (Darebin)

Dates: Aug, Sept, Oct & Dec (various), City of Darebin.   Choose from the following courses: Back on the Bike (2 hrs), Commuting 101 (4 hrs) or Basic Bike Maintenance (2 hrs). Book your place via this Eventbrite link or call or email Anna at Darebin City Council on 8470 8683 or email anna.haygreen[at] For …


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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


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:


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 …


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 …

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