RISK WARNING: As a participant in this dangerous recreational activity, you may be exposing yourself to a significant risk of harm. Bike North, the ride organisers and leaders wish to warn you of the risks and hazards that are an inherent part of cycling, and to take care to prevent putting yourself, your fellow participants and/or others into danger. By registering for this ride, you accept the warning as to risk, and you agree to ride in a safe and responsible manner and to obey all Australian Road Rules.
Summary : Cycle paths and backstreets to visit Auburn Gardens and cycle through Rookwood Cemetery
This ride starts at 08:45:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank
NOTES: Cancelled if raining
|Ride Grade Information|
|Average moving pace||steady |
approx. 17-19 kms/hr
|REE||Calculate your REE|
|Explanations of grades, pace, RDI, REE|
|Suitability||People who feel confident cycling in traffic. The ride uses mostly quiet streets and on-road cycling paths and cycling paths.|
|Features||Visit Auburn Gardens and cycle through Rookwood Cemetery|
|Expected duration||3.00 hour(s) (estimate only - ride may be longer due to on the day factors)|
|Future dates for this route|
|Ride With GPS Map/Cue/Profile/TCX/GPX|
Starting at Meadowbank we make our way via Clyde Railway Station onto the Ducks River cycling path to Auburn Gardens. As an option we can visit the Auburn Gardens, there is an entry fee but we have not been charged on previous rides. We then cycle towards Berala, where we will stop for coffee. We walk our bikes through the tunnel at the station and go on to Rookwood. We cycle through Rookwood - please be aware of other visitors to this special place. We return via Strathfield and Olympic Park.
Keeping us COVID-safe:
- Pre-registration is compulsory. There are no walk-ins.
- Physical distancing of 1.5 metres should be observed where possible.
- All riders are encouraged to bring hand sanitizer.
- Riders must not attend if sick, have Covid-19, influenza or symptoms of any communicable disease.
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