For those who missed the Newcastle overnighter shame on you. Nevermind I managed to find another Newcastle we can check out in Five Dock. Then sit down by the Bay for a tea break before heading back.
Distance return: 21 km
Difficulty: medium, there's a decent hill into Lilyfield and back out
BRing: Tea, tea stop things, lights, tunes
Who will win the human race around Strava cat* (or just a loop around Centennial park)? Prize yet to be determined.
*No actual animals were used in making this post or the race
Conditions of entry: must ride a bike of some sort
Route: Strava cat in Centennial park
Distance: 12 km
Pit Stop: Cricketers Arms or maybe a gelato
Halloween ride around Sydney, feel free to dress it up, light it up.
Bring lights to ward off the ghosts.
Bring music to ward away bad vibes and attract good ones.
Difficulty: pretty easy
Facebook event: link
#1 Opera House
#2 Mrs Macquarie's chair
Lights, Tunes, Halloween things, any goodies to share I'll have a bag of lebo bread and dip fresh from parra
Avoiding the crowds at night for Sculptures by the sea. Someone said there was a burger on one of the cliff faces. And who can say no to burgers, bikes, and beaches?
Ride to Tamarama and walk down to Bondi and back.
Distance: 10 km one way.
Difficulty: small climb into and out of Bronte, walking along the beach to see the sculpures
Bring: lights, snacks, drinks, tunes. We can walk and eat and drink
Mini loop around the bay and through Hawthorne canal, back streets of the inner west and then pop out of Newtown for ice cream and beers.
Distance: 15 kms return
Pit Stop: The bay and Newtown
Difficulty: Not many hills, gentle hill to get to Lilyfield
Bring: Lights, and more lights
The Tamarama SLSC has painted its walls with an epic rainbow.
Distance: 17km return
Difficulty: Nice climb out of Centennial park, decent into Tamarama, reverse on the way back.
Bring: Lights, tunes, and rainbows and more lights
Headed out to the airport to watch the planes and to dream of new adventures. Check out the remaining bits of Sydney Steel St before it gets converted to a metro depot.
Distance: 16kms return
Difficulty: small hill in Erskineville, mostly cycleways, lanes
Facebook event link
Bring: lights & tunes
Meet: 8pm 115 Lawson St Redfern in front of the Pride of Redfern cafe.
Cooling off with a ride down to Redleaf.
Distance: 15 return
Difficulty: a small hill down to double bay and up to Redleaf.
Bring: lights, bathers, tunes