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Where we’re riding in 2020…

In 2020 we’ll visit Australia’s greatest outdoor art gallery, the Art Silos, and the majestic Grampians. You can choose from 9, 5 or 3 day ride options as we pedal from Rainbow to Great Western.

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2019 Highlights

A taste of the Great Vic

More than 3,000 people joined us in 2019 to ride from Robe to Torquay along the iconic Great Ocean Road. Here’s how it all went down.

What to expect


A fun, friendly and challenging holiday where you’ll join new and old friends riding through Victoria’s beautiful countryside.

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The Great Vic is more than just a ride, it’s a rolling bike festival moving from one town to another everyday. Experience it for yourself.

Life on event


After pedalling a few kilometres there’s heaps to enjoy at each campsite from live music, craft beer and food trucks to an outdoor cinema and local tours.

Whats on

“It’s like going on holiday with a big group of your best mates.”

Beginning in 1984, Victoria’s favourite annual regional ride is now 36 years young. It is a rite of passage for people who ride bikes and has established a proud reputation for being much more than a cycling event. The Great Vic is a rolling bike festival that pedals to a new town each day, setting up camp where riders can soak up an evening of entertainment. 

For seasoned campaigners, it’s an annual catch up with 3,000 friends. For others, it’s the first time they’ve ridden more than a few kilometres at once – let alone ten days in a row. But for everyone, it’s a great escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life in and around tranquil and inviting regional towns, and this year promises to be no different.

Sponsors and partners


The Great Australian Squeeze logo
Bridge Road Brewers logo

The hosts

District-Council-of-Robe logo
Glenelg-Shire logo
City of Mount Gambier logo
Wattle-Ranges-Council logo
Coloac-Otway-shire logo
Surf-Coast-Shire logo

Our 2020 Great Vic route has been revealed!

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