Building upon its reputation as the home of Australian road
cycling, Ballarat has
a growing calendar of both professional and recreational cycling
The landscape around Ballarat is perfect for road cycling,
offering steep category climbs, undulating open roads and long
straight stretches of high quality roads.
Create your own great cycling moments in Ballarat and why not
extend your stay and explore some of the other wonders Ballarat and
its Historic Villages have on offer.
One of the best ways to get to know Ballarat and its surrounds is by bike. From a tour of the city centre, to designated bike paths, to longer rides further afield, you'll find a ride to suit your fitness level and interests.
Affectionately known amongst Australia's elite cyclists as "the Nationals", the Cycling Australia Road National Championships attracts a world class field.
Ballarat has a growing calendar of cycling events, Ballarat is certainly the home of Australian road cycling.