Audax rides are non-competitive long distance tours by bicycle. The challenge of Audax is not in racing, but in riding at your own pace to finish within the time limit. Audax events are held in most parts of Australia, and you will be made very welcome when participating in rides when visiting other Regions.
AusCycling is the National Sporting Organisation responsible for the development, facilitation and growth of all forms of cycling in Australia, formed by an amalgamation of Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA), BMX Australia (BMXA) and Cycling Australia (CA) and the 15 State Sporting Organisations (SSO’s).
Bicycle Network is a self-funded community organisation, owned collectively by all Members. They work to build more cycling infrastructure and support behaviour change programs such as commuter and school cycling development.
CWANZ is the Australasian lead reference group for walking and bike riding on transport and recreation networks. This page contains some key resources on walking and cycling, including an archive of the documents produced by the Australian Bicycle Council.
Rail Trails Australia is a national organisation which promotes the preservation of old rail corridors for alternative public uses such as cycling, horse riding and bush walking. They liaise with other groups to promote the rail trail concept, publishing a quarterly newsletter, books, brochures and maps.
An insightful overview on the topic of road safety, including eye-opening statistics about annual road fatalities and injuries and the key behaviours that lead to the vast majority of deaths on roads and highways.
VicRoads provides information on the Principle Bicycle Network, Bicycle Road Rules, Design Standards for Bicycle Facilities and Bicycle Safety and Education. This section has information and advice for cyclists about how to ride safely and responsibly.