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Cooks River Cycling Tour

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Alfred Street

Alfred Street

Marrickville, NSW 2204

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A family friendly tour along the Cooks River

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Join a guided cycling tour along the Cooks River, stopping at various points of environmental interest. You'll learn about local flora and fauna, and the history of the river, with biodiversity and natural areas specialist Damon Bassett.

The tour will be led by bike education experts, Pedal Set Go, and you'll have the opportunity to ask them questions about bike safety and mapping your route. You'll also learn a new route which you can use regularly to increase your enjoyment of the local area.

Bring a picnic along and we'll finish the ride with a picnic and conversation at Tempe Wetlands.

Who: This workshop is provided free for residents of the Inner West local government area. It is suitable for anyone13 years and over, and would make a great school holiday activity. The only pre-requisite is that you can confidently ride a bike.

Date: Thursday 1 July, 10am - 1pm

Where: We will meet at the bottom of Alfred St Marrickville (just past no. 15) and ride to Tempe Wetlands, off South St Tempe.

Accessibility: If you have any access or support requirements in order to participate fully please let us know. There will be some bumpy parts along the route.

Please bring: roadworthy bike, correctly fitting Australian/NZ Standard helmet, covered shoes, comfortable clothes, water bottle, picnic and wear sunscreen.

Bookings: Bookings are essential and numbers are strictly limited.

Priority will be given to Inner West residents. Search by address at the Office of Local Government website to find your local government area.

If you are not from the Inner West local government area please email education@greenlivingcentre.org.au to be put on a waitlist.

COVID-19 Safety:

  • A COVID-19 Safety Plan is in place for this event. All participants must provide contact details and observe good hygiene. Hand sanitiser will be available.
  • Please do not attend if you are feeling unwell on the day of the workshop and are experiencing any of these symptoms: fever, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, loss of taste or loss of smell. For information on COVID-19 symptoms visit NSW Health.
  • We will be monitoring the progress of the disease and will abide by any directives from NSW Health. If you have any safety concerns, please get in touch.

This workshop is presented by the Green Living Centre, an initiative of Inner West Council. If you have any questions please email: education@greenlivingcentre.org.au or phone 0466 428 063.


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