#RideOn Melbourne!

Come together in celebration of our city, our people, and the simple joy of riding bikes. Join us this October as we celebrate the freedom of the outdoors at United Energy Around the Bay.

Ride options

Choose from six ride options ranging from 20km to 300km and explore Melbourne’s iconic Port Phillip Bay by bike. There’s something for everyone to enjoy.

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Roll with the family

Some say you can’t buy happiness, but riding a bike at United Energy Around the Bay with the family in tow is pretty close. The best bit, kids under 15 ride free!

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John West corporate team at Around the Bay


Rally your workmates, cycling club or your riding buddies, build a team and unlock a whole range of benefits when you ride United Energy Around the Bay together.

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Check out some of our most common questions about the event.

If your question isn’t in the list, please contact us via our website or call on 1800 639 634

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Spring is coming!

Ride On and WIN a $100 BikeChain gift voucher!

Spring riding is around the corner, and to celebrate we’re giving away a $100 BikeChain Australia gift card to 20 lucky riders!

Simply sign up to United Energy Around the Bay using promo code SPRINGISCOMING by Wednesday 31 August 2022 AEST to go in the draw.

Already riding? Get a mate to join using your personalised registration link (available at the bottom of your entry confirmation email) and you’ll both be in the draw!

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Around the Bay - Spring riding

The jersey

The 2022 United Energy Around the Bay jersey is a celebration of the freedom of movement and a reminder that no matter what’s going on in the world, we can always #RideOn!

But that’s not all, 300km riders will be able to mark their achievement with an exclusive 300km finishers jersey when they cross the finish line.

Check out our full merchandise range designed and developed in Melbourne by HUB Cycling and complete your kit today!

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The Smith Family

Fundraising – join us in riding for the kids

United Energy Around the Bay proudly supports our official charity partner The Smith Family. Create your fundraising below and help kids in need keep up at school and break the cycle of disadvantage.

1 in 6 Australian kids are growing up in disadvantaged homes. Without the right supplies or support, they fall behind in the classroom. But you can give these children the chance at a better future!

By getting sponsored for your ride you can help provide practical essentials like school books, school bags a uniform and the support they need to keep up at school and break the cycle of disadvantage.

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The Smith Family kids - Thank you

Tips and training

From the first pedal stroke of your training to crossing the finish line on event day we’ll make sure you’re ready to ride United Energy Around the Bay. Check out our training guide for tips, regular training rides, training plans and much more!

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What to expect

We've got your back

Bicycle Network membership

Become a Bicycle Network member today and you’ll be part of Australia’s biggest bike riding organisation. Together we can help build a more bike-friendly Australia so everyone can enjoy of the benefits riding a bike.

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Sponsors and partners

Major partner
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The Smith Family
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Grab a ticket to United Energy Around the Bay today and RideOn!

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