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Oct: Free CycleWise for Seniors (Ferntree Gully)

Date:  Wed 8th Oct (10am-12.30pm) This is a free 2.5 hr course catering for older adults who wish to brush up on their skills to get ‘back on the bike’. The course is run in an entirely traffic free area and covers bike safety and safety checks; basic skills, braking, gears, scanning, signalling, straight line …


Oct: CycleWise2Work (Port Phillip)

Date: Sat 4th Oct (1-5pm) CycleWise2Work is a 4 hour practical program designed for those who can ride a bike and are keen to develop their skills and confidence riding in traffic. It is also a great way to support and encourage your novice and ‘lapsed’ rider friends to get back on their bike. This …


Oct-Dec: Free Cycle Confidence for Parents (Darebin)

Dates: 19 & 25 Oct (9.30-12 or 1-3pm) & 15 Nov (9.30-12 or 1-3pm) Sun 19 Oct: Preston West Primary School – 9.30am-12pm or 1.00-3.00pm Sat 25 Oct: Bell Primary School – 9.30am-12pm or 1.00-3.00pm Sat 15 Nov: Bell Primary School – 9.30am-12pm or 1.00-3.00pm If you would like to be more confident about riding …


Sept-Nov: Commuting by Bike 101 (Preston)

Dates: 30 Sept, 5 Oct, 26 Oct & 9 Nov (1-5pm).  More CycleWise skills and confidence courses are bought to you by the City of Darebin.  Improve your riding skills, build your confidence and learn strategies for riding safely on paths and roads.  This course will help you prepare for riding to work. 1-5pm: Tuesday …


Sept-Dec: Love Your Bike maintenance workshops (Northcote)

Dates: 19 Sept (1-3pm), 7 Oct (6-8pm), 8 Nov, 6th Dec (2-4pm).  For the first time in the City of Darebin Bikes at Work will deliver 4 interactive and informative DIY Bike Maintenance sessions at Jika Jika Community Centre this Spring and Summer. 1-3pm: Friday 19th of September – Book your place here 6-8pm: Tuesday …


Aug: Free CycleWise skills, confidence & maintenance training (Port Melbourne)

Dates:  16, 23 and 30 August (9-11am).  As part of the City of Port Phillip’s Winter Leisure and Lifestyle program, Bikes at Work are delivering two x 3 week programs to help participants brush up on bike skills, build confidence riding on the road and learn some useful bike maintenance tips. For dates, times and …


Oct-Nov: Free CycleWise skills & confidence training (Moonee Ponds)

Dates: 19 Oct & 16 Nov (10am-3pm).   The ever-popular FREE CycleWise skills and on-road confidence training workshops bought to you by Moonee Valley City Council are running again this Spring. The 5 hour workshops also include a free delicious cafe lunch in the park. Get in quick if you are interested! Call Lisa on 9243 …


Aug-Sept: CycleWise courses & rides (Preston)

Dates: 31 Aug (10-12pm), 14 Sept (10-2.30pm) & 21 Sept (10-12pm).  CycleWise in the City of Darebin. 31 Aug – 2 hour traffic-free basic skills and confidence training 14 Sept – 4.5 hour traffic-free & on-road skills and confidence training 21 Sept -2 hour social ride If you live, work or study in the City …


Free CycleWise confidence course in Coburg

If you live, work or study in the City of Moreland here’s your chance to brush up your bike skills and build your confidence to ride safety on the roads. Whether your goal is to ride to work, ride with the kids, ride for your health or just for fun, you will learn invaluable tips …


Looking for a nice way to start the day on Mother’s Day?

How about coming along on a free social bike ride along the paths and bike-­friendly back streets of Northcote, Fairfield and Thornbury. This is a relaxed and scenic social ride along Darebin’s new shimmy routes and paths. We’ll be back in Northcote within 2 hours but the pace is very gentle with few hills!  Bring your mum …

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