Routes and Prices

Around the Bay Classic

Around the Bay Classic

Ride features

Ride the classic Around the Bay in a day. Cover both the east and west as you ride 210km around the entire Port Phillip Bay coastline, travelling through the Bellarine Peninsula, Queenscliff, Sorrento and the Mornington Peninsula giving you the full circuit.

Be sure to take advantage of our free training rides, tailored training plans and full on-route support as you tick off an iconic Melbourne cycling route.

Key details

Start time (rolling wave): 5:40am – 6:10am

Estimated ride time: 8:00h – 12:20h (averaging from 21km/h – 31km/h)

Ride guide: Stay tuned, dropping in September.

Full Route Map
Around the Bay Classic route map
Rest stops
1. Altona (28km)
  • Time open: 5:45am – 8:00am
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water
2. Little River (63km)
  • Time open: 6:45am – 9:00am
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water
3. Geelong (84km)
  • Time open: 7:15am – 10:15am
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water, electrolytes, fruit, banana bread, lollies
4. Queenscliff – Ferry (118km)
  • Time open: 8:30am – 12:00pm
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water, electrolytes, lunch pack
5. Safety Beach (146km)
  • Time open: 11:30am – 4:15pm
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water
6. Frankston (174km)
  • Time open: 9:15am – 5:15pm
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water, electrolytes, Winners bars/gels, fruit
7. Mordialloc (190km)
  • Time open: 8:30am – 6:00pm
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water, snacks, lollies, Coca-Cola

What’s included?

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Medical & mechanical
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Rest stops
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Nutirition & hydration
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Traffic management
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Dedicated training plan
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Training rides
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Finishers medal
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Life long memories
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Ferry transport
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Free event jersey*

* Only included with early bird entries

Around the Bay Classic

Entry prices

RideOn! this October

Sign up with an early bird ticket to score a free 2021 event jersey! Don't forget to register your interest and we'll let you know when entries open. 

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Early Bird 1st release

General
$209.00
Member
10% off

From Monday 19th April, 9am

Early Bird 2nd release

General
$230.00
Member
10% off

From Monday 31st May

Standard

General
$230.00
Member
10% off

From Monday 26th July

Please note:

*The bonus early bird jersey is not included with the 20km or 50km free kids tickets, however, they must be registered to participate.
**The early bird jersey is a classic fitting jersey designed for comfort. Please check your jersey size on our men’s classic jersey sizing chart or women’s classic jersey sizing chart before registering to ensure it's the right fit.

Terms and conditions of entry

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United Energy Around the Bay 2021 tickets open 9am Monday 19 April!

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