Bikefest Newcastle Australia is an award winning lifestyle event designed to encourage Novocastrians to enjoy a weekend of bike rides, races, expos and entertainment at locations along our city’s beautiful foreshore and scenic cycleways.
Bikefest offers something for everyone from elite athletes to families, commuters, recreational cyclists, new and experienced riders. It encourages people of all ages and interests to make riding a bike part of their everyday lives, helping build a healthier, more liveable city – good for our people, economy and our environment.
Bikefest brings together a host of organisations and activities to present the biggest cycling event in our region. It builds on outstanding successes of previous years including winning the cycling industry’s national and state awards for best event.
Bikefest will take place at the Honeysuckle Precinct and cycle paths along Throsby Creek and Newcastle Foreshore, with rides and events extending across the region including the Mick Chapman Memorial Criterium, Crowne2Crowne, FrocknRoll and Two City Circuit.
Preliminary events: Saturday 25 October
Main events: Sunday 26 October 2014 from 8am