Ride2Work

National Ride2Work Day

Join Australia’s biggest celebration of commuter riding at National Ride2Work Day on Wednesday 20 October 2021.

Wednesday 20 October 2021

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Joining Ride2Work Day helps people who have never commuted by bike before to give it a go, and allows regular riders to stay motivated and encourage their work mates to get involved. 

Register your ride below to help us understand where people are commuting by bike, how far they pedal and where we need build better places to ride.

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Event resources

Posters and digital

Are you organising a Ride2Work Day event?

Download the 2020 Ride2Work digital pack for access to posters and social media images to help promote your event.

You can also visit our resources page for more tips and resources on encouraging your work mates to get started with riding a bike to work.

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National Ride2Work Day 2020

Smart ways to ride

Riding a bike to work should be easy and fun. It shouldn’t be over complicated. “Smart ways to ride” is three simple steps to get you riding. Here’s step one: 

Step 1 – Find your ride

You don’t need to have the latest and greatest bike. You will be surprised about what you can find in a family or friend’s shed or garage.

If that’s no good, you can also try secondhand or chat to your local bike shop about an easy ride.

Smart ways to ride Ride2Work Bicycle Network

Step 2 – Plan your ride

If you’re riding to work for the first time, you might like to find somewhere off the road like a bike path or shared trail. You can find these by searching the bike icon in Google Maps. Check out our guide on how to plan a bike route for more.

But don’t get immersed in the maps—get out there and find your way. It’s a good way to find new places to ride and build confidence.

Another hot tip is to chat to friends or work colleagues that live in a similar area. Maybe you could ride together? 

Step 3 – Enjoy your ride

Get pedalling and have fun. It’s that simple.

As the nice weather rolls in there is no better time to enjoy actively commuting to work.

Take time to enjoy the simple moments – the wind in your hair, a crisp clear morning, the feeling of freedom, the green flow of traffic lights. 

Not only will you save time and money, you’ll be happier and healthier for it.