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Boroondara Sports Complex

271c Belmore Road

North Balywn, VIC 3104

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This is a free, 2 hour practical cycle skills training session, commissioned by the City of Boroondara and run by Bikes @ Work.

This course is for adults wanting to improve riding skills and gain confidence on the bike. In a traffic free environment participants will learn basic but essential bike control skills including smooth starting, stopping, using gears, scanning, signalling and emergency stops.

There will be discussion on planning a riding route, and scenario practice on riding assertively and correct road positioning.

Limited to a maximum of 7 places - book today!


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What do I need to bring?

  • Your bicycle (must be roadworthy)
  • Your helmet
  • Runners or similar closed-toe footwear
  • A brightly-coloured top or hi-vis vest
  • Sun/weather protection
  • Bottle of water
  • A small snack (optional)


Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For more information contact Nellie Montague, Sustainable Transport Officer, City of Boroondara on 9278 4515 or transport@boroondara.vic.gov.au.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. The instructor will have registration details of participants.

What if the weather is poor?

In the event of very hot (over 35 deg celcius), very wet or very windy weather the session may be postponed at the instructor’s discretion and you will be notified by phone at least 2 hours before the event.

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Boroondara Sports Complex

271c Belmore Road

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