Day in the park

11 Sep – 12 Sep 2021

Roberston Park

Our event village at Robertson Park will be a hive of activity over the weekend with local vendors, food & beverages, entertainment and family activities for everyone to enjoy. 

The main spectacle on Saturday will be ‘Prologue in the park’ – a time trial based event with the respective male and female winners riding away with some extra cash for the weekend.

Come and soak up the local community spirit and everything that the wonderful city of Orange has to offer. Please RSVP to the extra activities on Saturday when purchasing your event entry

What's on?

Prologue in the park

Prologue in the Park

Prologue in the park is the Newcrest Orange Challenge’s dash for cash.

There’s $1000 cash up for grabs for both the fastest male and female to complete the technical mixed-terrain sprint course, not to mention the bragging rights over your fellow riders. And the best bit, it’s FREE to enter!

When: Saturday 11 September, 5pm
Where: Robertson Park

Will you be taking home the chocolates in 2021?

2019 Results

Social ride

Warm up your legs on our social pedal, leaving Robertson Park on Saturday midday for a 50km loop ride out to Millthorpe and back.

The ride is supported by Bicycle Network volunteer ride leaders but is on open roads and under normal traffic conditions.

If you’re booked in for the main event on Sunday it’s the perfect opportunity to warm up with family and friends.

Where: Robertson Park departure
When: Saturday 11 September, 12pm

Newcrest Orange Challenge 70km ride

Bicycle Network Members Meet & Greet

Riders at Peaks Challenge Falls Creek

Join us at the Bicycle Network Members Lounge at Groundstone Café, opposite Robertson Park, for an exclusive meet & greet with the team from Bicycle Network. Bicycle Network members can come and enjoy a free drink while you get some last-minute tips from the team behind this Spring Classic.

Where: Members lounge, located at Groundstone Café, opposite Robertson Park

When: Saturday 11 September, 3:15 PM – 4:00 PM

Not yet a member? Don’t miss out, sign up today for just $11.49 per month, and gain access to the full list of membership benefits and discounts.


Family activities

We’ll be keeping the whole crew entertained over the weekend with a range of family-friendly activities including an inflatable obstacle course and much more.

Kid’s ride! (300m hot laps – under 12’s)

Cheer on your child as they take on our 300m course for kid’s 12 and under (balance bikes welcome). All riding will be completed on closed roads, with each rider receiving a small prize! See how many laps you can do!

When: Saturday 11 September, 3:30pm

Where: Robertson Park

Orange Challenge kids ride