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Bike Bible $15.00

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This 224-page book is a complete guide to putting more bike riding in your life. It captures the best of Ride On's expertise in six info-packed sections covering:

All the maintenance you need to know
Skills for road riding, night riding and 100km in a day
Eating for vitality and stretching for bike fitness
Places to ride and people to ride with
The health benefits without the medical mumbo jumbo
And the ultimate guide to buying a bike and accessories, whether you’re a weekend rider, new commuter, aspiring roadie or new mountain biker.

Little Bike Bible $6.00

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Presented as concise tips, the Little Bike Bible covers every stage of riding, from buying a bike to taking it out on to the paths and roads, understanding your bike and perhaps maintaining it yourself, riding to work and finding more people to ride with socially. Assuming no prior expertise, there is valuable information in here for every rider, of every age and every ability

Casual Cyclist Guide $22.00

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A book about the city and the bike – and an ode to using one to enjoy the other. A book for the local rider and visiting rider alike. Visually rich and content rich too, the book overflows with history, anecdotes, observations and thoughts for anyone tackling Melbourne on two wheels, centred around 25 or so riding routes. Bringing together contributions from a range of Melbourne architects, historians, chefs, designers and local identities, the guide goes beyond a book about bikes and is a unique book about the city itself.

Where to Ride Melbourne $34.00

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Where to Ride Melbourne features 40 fabulous rides to inspire and motivate you to get out and ride: * Fun and exciting rides * Tips for beginners * Ride ratings make choosing simple * Bike paths, quiet roads, easy off-road * Clear, concise directions * GPS generated mapping * Elevations profiles * Brilliant colour photography Written by David Russell

Bike Tours Around Victoria $10.00

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Victoria's varied landscapes, quiet country roads and unique rail trails, have much to offer the bicycle tourer. Historic towns, comfortable B&Bs, gourmet dining and acclaimed wine regions are just some of the many attractions to be found along the way. Featuring: * 62 Riding days * 15 multi-day tours * 19 day rides * 35 colour maps * 50 colour photographs * Ride descriptions * Detailed towns guide * Bicycle hints & tips * Train information By Julia Blunden

Rail Trails Of Tasmania $10.00

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Tasmania has great rail trails ready for you to explore - and they are easier to find than a thylacine! This book describes what you'll see along the way and reveals some of the trails' history too. Exploring these trails, which follow the paths of former railways, will take you to interesting places all over the state. You'll see Tasmania's rich railway, mining and logging history first hand. Whether it's the old branch line to Sheffield, the tramway to the Magnet Mine, or the heritage tourist railway at Ida Bay, you'll find walks and rides for everyone in this book. From urban to remote and short to long - there's plenty of variety in Tasmanian rail trails. This guide includes detailed descriptions easy-to-follow maps and colour photos to help you plan your trip. Like the popular guidebook Rail Trails of Victorian and South Australia, this book is an essential companion on your touring holiday or weekend away from home.

Tour de France 2011 highlights DVD $10.00

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Relive it all and watch all the highlights from the 2011 Tour de France

The stages:
10 flat stages
3 medium mountain stages
6 mountain stages with 4 summit finishes
1 individual time-trial stage
1 team time-trial stage
2 rest days

3 disc set, running time approx. 525 mins

Bay Trail Map $8.00

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The Bay Trail (60km) skirts Melbourne’s Port Phillip Bay from Carrum on the eastern shore to Altona on the west. Featuring: • Perfect for first-time as well as experienced bike riders • Includes details of all facilities and services that are available along the way • Elevation profiles to indicate terrain grading • Printed on durable, tear-resistant, water-proof paper • Handy size so you can take it with you

East Gippsland Rail Trail Map $8.00

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The East Gippsland Rail Trail (102km) travels through some of Victoria’s most rugged and stunningly beautiful native bushland. A feature of this ride is the remains of historic trestle bridges originally built to carry trains over the many creeks and river valleys of the region * Includes details of all facilities and services that are available along the way * Elevation profiles to indicate terrain grading * Printed on durable, tear-resistant, water-proof paper * Handy size so you can take it with you

Great Southern Rail Trail Map $8.00

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With its downhill start and finish, spectacular scenery and interesting towns, the Great Southern Rail Trail (49km) is a favourite Victorian rail trail. Featuring: * Perfect for first-time as well as experienced bike riders * Includes details of all facilities and services that are available along the way Elevation profiles to indicate terrain grading * Printed on durable, tear-resistant, water-proof paper * Handy size so you can take it with you

Lilydale - Warburton Rail Trail Map $8.00

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The Lilydale–Warburton Rail Trail (38km) is one of the most popular bike riding destinations in Victoria, with its lovely Yarra Valley setting so close to Melbourne. The trail starts in the outer eastern suburb of Lilydale at the end of the metropolitan train line. * Perfect for first-time as well as experienced bike riders * Includes details of all facilities and services that are available along the way * Elevation profiles to indicate terrain grading * Printed on durable, tear-resistant, water-proof paper * Handy size so you can take it with you

Main Yarra Trail Map $8.00

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The Main Yarra Trail (40km) closely follows the iconic Yarra River for most of its length and passes by or near some of Melbourne’s top tourist attractions, including Southbank, the MCG, the Botanic Gardens, Como House and Gardens, The Abbotsford Convent, Collingwood Children’s Farm, Fairfield Boathouse, the Heidelberg School Artists Trail and more. Includes details of all facilities and services that are available along the way * Elevation profiles to indicate terrain grading * Printed on durable, tear-resistant, water-proof paper * Handy size so you can take it with you

Murray to Mountains Rail Trail Map $8.00

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The Murray to Mountains Rail Trail (101km) is by far the most popular of Victoria’s regional rail trails. It’s suitable for all bikes because it is a sealed surface all the way. Includes details of all facilities and services that are available along the way * Elevation profiles to indicate terrain grading * Printed on durable, tear-resistant, water-proof paper * Handy size so you can take it with you

Bike Riding in Victoria 4 pack of maps $22.00

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Bike Riding in Victoria is a handy pack containing four fantastic bike rides around the state so there is something for everyone. Including East Gippsland Rail Trail Map, Great Southern Rail Trail Map, Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail Map and Murray to Mountains Rail Trail Map)

Where to Ride Eastern Victoria $35.00

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Where to Ride Eastern Victoria

Where to Ride Western & North Victoria $35.00

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Where to Ride Western & Northern Victoria

Where to Ride Sydney $35.00

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Where to Ride Sydney

Where to Ride Adelaide $35.00

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Where to Ride Adelaide

Where to Ride Perth $35.00

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Where to Ride Perth

Where to Ride Canberra $35.00

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Where to Ride Canberra

Where to Ride Tasmania $35.00

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Where to Ride Tasmania

Where to Ride South East Queensland $35.00

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Where to Ride South East Queensland

Ride On magazine $60.00

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Receive Australia's most widely read bike riding magazine delivered to your door for 12 months (6 editions)