Ride options

Select your ride distance and secure your place on Melbourne's biggest bike ride, Around the Bay 2017.

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17km of bayside riding

Between Dromana and Mornington, riders will experience 17km of Port Phillip Bay coastline. A change made to previous years’ inland route, Around the Bay riders heading back to Melbourne will now duck-off for more coastal views, following the road up to Mornington.

This new section includes the 6.5km lane closure between Safety Beach to Mount Martha. The change in route benefits riders on the 100km Sorrento135km160km210km Sorrento210km Anti-clockwise and 250km rides. 

The 160km  ride option

The 160km ride option takes riders to Rosebud and back. Starting and finishing at Alexandra Gardens, the ride will showcase Melbourne's iconic bay side suburbs as it journeys along Melbourne's favourite cycling route Beach Road and The Esplanade between Safety Beach and Mornington.