RIDES


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2017 Rides Calendar
[last updated 1 Feb 2017]

JANUARY


FEBRUARY

Water Cycle - (Tempe and Olympic Park Wetlands)

Saturday 4 February 2017

North Sydney Council has extended an invitation to ARTcycle members to join a bicycle and bus tour of Tempe Wetlands and Sydney Olympic Park Wetlands with North Sydney and Willoughby Council’s this Saturday 4 February.


MARCH

Art Month Sydney 2017

Saturday, March 4, 2017

This is the first cycle tour for Art Month 2017. Featuring mostly painting with some funky ceramics. This is a gentle ride through East Sydney and Paddington visiting some well known and loved Sydney Commercial Galleries. Finishing at the Collectors Space, Paddington. More... www.artmonthsydney.com.au/‎

On road, some hills, slow pace, social ride.

Meet: 12.15 pm for 12.30 depart

Where: Archibald Fountain, Hyde Park North. (St James Station)

Bring: Geared bicycle, water bottle, spares and repairs, change for coffee, helmet essential - no helmet no ride.

Cost: free, bookings essential on the CoS link, http://www.sydneycycleways.net/events/art-month-2/, thanks to City of Sydney and Bicycle New South Wales.

Map: draft maps, advisory only. Choose correct map, https://drive.google.com/open?id=1VeecWh28HTlP1m9C7KWEcPqgLAM&usp=sharing

ARTcycle rides to the Austroad Rules, https://bicyclensw.org.au/info/rider-essentials/rules/

You may participate in up to three rides organised by ARTcycle as a temporary member, we do expect you to become a member on your fourth ride, http://www.artcyclesydney.com/p/members-2.html

Become a member of Bicycle New South Wales, the peak advocacy body for commuter and recreational cycling in New South Wales. Add your voice to create a better NSW for people on bicycles and all road users, https://bicyclensw.org.au/membership/

More rides at Sydney Rides, http://www.sydneycycleways.net/resources/sydney-rides/

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Saturday, March 11, 2017

The second bicycle tour for Art Month 2017. Featuring a range of contemporary artwork from new and emerging artists. This is a gentle ride through East Sydney and Paddington visiting some well known and loved Sydney Commercial Galleries. Finishing at the The Bearded Tit, Redfern. More... http://www.artmonthsydney.com.au/

On road, cycle paths, some hills, slow pace, social ride.

Meet: 12.15 pm for 12.30 depart

Where: War Memorial, Hyde Park North. (Museum Station)

Bring: Geared bicycle, water bottle, spares and repairs, change for coffee, helmet essential - no helmet no ride.

Cost: free, thanks to City of Sydney and Bicycle New South Wales. Bookings essential on the CoS link, http://www.sydneycycleways.net/events/art-month-ride/

Map: draft maps, advisory only. Choose correct map, https://drive.google.com/open?id=1VeecWh28HTlP1m9C7KWEcPqgLAM&usp=sharing

ARTcycle rides to the Austroad Rules, https://bicyclensw.org.au/info/rider-essentials/rules/

You may participate in up to three rides organised by ARTcycle as a temporary member, we do expect you to become a member on your fourth ride, http://www.artcyclesydney.com/p/members-2.html

Become a member of Bicycle New South Wales, the peak advocacy body for commuter and recreational cycling in New South Wales. Add your voice to create a better NSW for people on bicycles and all road users, https://bicyclensw.org.au/membership/

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Sunday 19 March, 2017

City of Sydney Public Art Tour with Bruno Panucci (UNSW) and Blak Douglas. 

Departing from Central Station we will travelling via Haymarket, the Goods Line, Central Park, the Block, and Cope St, before finishing in Redfern Park. 

Meet: 9.45am sign on, 10 am depart, 12 noon finish. 

Where: Central Station, outside the doors to station offices facing Pitt St, directly underneath the Clocktower on the Grand Concourse level (to the left of Country Train Platforms entrance). Access from Hay St, Lee St, or station. 

Bring: Geared bicycle, water bottle, spares and repairs, change for coffee, helmet essential - no helmet no ride. 

Cost: free (thanks to City of Sydney and Bicycle New South Wales) bookings essential. RSVP at ARTcycle Meetup https://www.meetup.com/ARTcycle-Sydney/events/237968820/

Map: draft maps, advisory only. Choose correct map. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1VeecWh28HTlP1m9C7KWEcPqgLAM&usp=sharing 

ARTcycle rides to the Austroad Rules: https://bicyclensw.org.au/info/rider-essentials/rules/
You may participate in up to three rides organised by ARTcycle as a temporary member, we do expect you to become a member on your fourth ride. http://www.artcyclesydney.com/p/members-2.html

Everyone is encouraged to become a member of Bicycle New South Wales, the peak advocacy body for commuter and recreational cycling in New South Wales. Add your voice to create a better NSW for people on bicycles and all road users. https://bicyclensw.org.au/membership/ 

More rides at Sydney Rides, http://www.sydneycycleways.net/resources/sydney-rides/


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APRIL

MAY

Pre-weekend events: http://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/art-events/arts-and-culture/inner-west-open-studio-trail/early-openers-pre-weekend-events

Saturday 13 May: http://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/art-events/arts-and-culture/inner-west-open-studio-trail/weekend-1-saturday-13-may-2017

Sunday 14 May: http://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/art-events/arts-and-culture/inner-west-open-studio-trail/weekend-1-sunday-14-may-2017

Saturday 20 May: http://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/art-events/arts-and-culture/inner-west-open-studio-trail/weekend-2-saturday-20-may-2017

Sunday 21 May: http://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/art-events/arts-and-culture/inner-west-open-studio-trail/weekend-2-sunday-21-may-2017

Map links:
https://drive.google.com/open?id=190OPhT7W2hiC-tYpUJ8sx1ulkeo&usp=sharing,
https://www.google.com.au/maps/@-33.8910246,151.1216405,13z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!6m1!1s190OPhT7W2hiC-tYpUJ8sx1ulkeo?hl=en-GB

Our venue selection is based on visiting newly listed venues and sharing visits to established venues, and the ease with which we can link these together safely for the enjoyment of our riders. Please contact ARTcycle Inc direct if you have a burning desire for our keen and enthusiastic ready-made audience to come visit.

JUNE

JULY

Saturday 15 July 2017

INNER WEST INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE TOUR

Crafted tour of inner west Sydney’s industrial past with experienced and friendly ride team.
Difficulty: Moderate pace, bike paths, quiet streets, frequent stops.
Meet: 10.00 am. Saturday 15 July, 2017
Location: Footpath opposite Sydenham Station entrance, Gleeson Ave, Sydenham. (See map)     
Bring: Bike in good working order, helmet, cash, phone, water, dress to stay warm not dry.
Cost: $5 members, unwaged / $10 non-members, employed. RSVP https://www.meetup.com/ARTcycle-Sydney/events/241136917/
Map: http://bit.ly/2tCcoN3

AUGUST

Saturday 5 August - Sunday 6 August

PERFECT MATCH

Perfect Match is back for 2017 with 17 new locations and lots to explore. ARTcycle will lead you astray in the best way possible - on your bike!

Description:moderate pace, on road, off road, some heavy traffic. 
Meet: 12pm, Saturday 5 August, Newtown Art Seat, Australia St Newtown, opp Station.
Bring: Your own bike in good order, phone, cash, spares and repairs, helmet essential.
Cost: Free thanks to the Inner West Council, booking essential via RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/ARTcycle-Sydney/events/241242712/
Map: http://bit.ly/2sAxMhx

Description:moderate pace, on road, off road, some heavy traffic. 
Meet: 12pm, Sunday 6 August, Newtown Art Seat, Australia St Newtown, opp Station.
Bring: Your own bike in good order, phone, cash, spares and repairs, helmet essential.
Cost: Free thanks to the Inner West Council, booking essential via RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/ARTcycle-Sydney/events/241242717/
Map: http://bit.ly/2sAxMhx

SEPTEMBER

OCTOBER

NOVEMBER

DECEMBER




  • ARTcycle rides are free unless otherwise stated, 
  • ARTcycle ride leaders are Bicycle NSW trained and accredited ride leaders. 
  • We follow the Austroad rules. 
  • An approved Australian Standards helmet is required. No helmet, no ride. No exceptions.  
  • Please ensure your bike is in good working order.
  • Bring - your mobile phone, a spare tube, a pump, tyre levers and any other tools you may require, a full water bottle, money for food and/or fares.
  • Maps are advisory - we ride to the conditions, the route may vary on the day.
  • BNSW sanctioned rides will be listed on PushOn.
  • ARTcycle rides, tours and events will appear in MeetUp.

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Important information for riders: BNSW Disclaimer 

For Ride Leaders: Sign On Sheet (pdf) 
Incident Report Form (pdf)
Pre-Ride Briefing (pdf)

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