United Energy Around the Bay

Changed traffic conditions

7 October 2018

Event day traffic

United Energy Around the Bay takes place between 5:30am – 7:00pm over a 300km course around Port Phillip Bay so please expect to see a large number of bike riders on the road on event day.

Temporary changed traffic conditions will be in place on Sunday 7 October. Residents will still have access to their properties, however, it’s recommended that you allow extra time or seek alternative routes if possible.

All changes to traffic conditions are implemented in consultation with all relevant authorities. There will also be a large presence of police, ambulance and event vehicles on the route. 

To ensure the event is run safely, there will be partial and full road closures and changed traffic conditions that will apply on event day in Melbourne, Port Phillip, Sorrento, Mt Martha and Geelong (see map).

Driving on-route

If you must travel in areas where you will encounter a large number of United Energy Around the Bay riders, please always:

  • Obey all road rules and follow traffic controller instructions (where applicable)
  • Allow plenty of clearance when overtaking bike riders
  • Be aware of oncoming traffic when overtaking bike riders
  • Allow ample travel time as the average bike riders will ride between 15-35 km/h

Got a question? Contact us:

Pre Event: (03) 8376 8888

Event day: 0425 381 816 or 0425 777 484