United Energy Around the Bay

Event Info

25 years and counting

Event history

Around the Bay tshirt
A tshirt from the first ever Around the Bay event in 1993.

While this year’s United Energy Around the Bay will be the first big bike ride for some people, others will saddle up for the 26th.

A lot has happened since the first ambitious bike ride around Port Phillip Bay in 1993, including infamous ferry incidents and testing weather conditions.

See the full history of the event that has become a bike riding rite of passage.

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Legends and honour board

Our 10 legends have ridden every year since the first one in 1993 and have seen the United Energy Around the Bay grow from a local bike ride to a major Melbourne event.

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Post EventFAQs

Here are the answers to your most common post event questions.

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

Where can I see photos from the event?

You can find all the official photos from this year’s United Energy Around the Bay by clicking on the link below. Enter your name or rider number to see if you can find a personal memento from your ride!

Event photos

How do I find out my ride time?

Wondering if you hit your timing goal in this years United Energy Around the Bay? Search your name (or your friends) and check out all our official timing and results data by clicking the link below.

Event timing.

I missed out on a finishers medal. How do I get one?

Sorry! Due to some last minute entries over the weekend and high demand, unfortunately some riders missed out on a finishers medal.

Bicycle Network will make contact with riders who didn’t get a medal once we’ve received a new batch. 

However, we made an effort to acknowledge those riders who missed out with a free drink on the day!

Can I still donate to The Smith Family?

Absolutely! Around the Bay has supported The Smith Family in raising funds to help children in need break the cycle of disadvantage since 1993. 

Click on the link below to donate now, and help us reach our fundraising target of $600,000.

Donate here.

Where can I see a video from the event?

You can check out our short video capturing the highlights from this years United Energy Around the Bay by clicking on the YouTube link below.

Watch video here.

How can I enter for next year's United Energy Around the Bay?

We’re still working to finalise our plans for next year’s event. You can register your interest and ensure you’re the first to get information about 2019 by clicking the link below.

Register interest for 2019.

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