Posts under ‘rides’

A local’s guide to Melbourne’s Capital City Trail

The Capital City Trail (CCT) is one of Melbourne’s best bike rides. A 30km loop through inner Melbourne, it’s scenic,…

Mountain Biking Buller

“You can get real fast real quick on this descent,” said Kyle. There was a graveness to his voice that…

Around the Bay enters its 25th year; are you ready?

Bicycle Network this year celebrates the 25th edition of Around the Bay – the event that has become Australia’s largest mass-participation…

A very long road – Part 1 – Australia on a Surly Disc Trucker

“I was pretty naiive about what was involved in a trip like this,” says Dan Marsh, carpenter, photographer, bicycle adventurer…

The Strathbogie Ranges: Victoria’s most underrated cycling destination?

There’s gold in the hills of central Victoria, but not the kind you dig out with your hands. This gold…

Meet the Jamis Coda Family

If there’s one bike that typifies Velo Cycles, it would be the Jamis Coda Sport. The mid-level model in the…

How close is one metre? The Passbox Cycling Safety Study

Many of Australia’s states/territories have enacted laws to ensure drivers must pass cyclists with at least one metre clearance (and…

A guide to Melbourne’s best rides – No 1 : Mount Pleasant

Over the next little while our resident roadie at Velo, Ed, will be putting up blog posts sporadically about where…