Festival of Cycling
Ride Wollongong’s Festival of Cycling is a celebration of life on wheels!
Get involved in competitive road cycling races or the free community ride. Celebrating the legacy of the 2022 UCI Road World Championships, the Festival of Cycling has something for everyone to enjoy, in the beautiful city of Wollongong!
Alongside races, the festival will include various activities such as food stalls, live entertainment, community bike expos, all-abilities exhibitors, local heroes and cycling-related workshops. Join us for a weekend to commemorate Wollongong’s Olympic moment and continued celebration of the city’s UCI Bike City status.
SAVE THE DATE
6- 8 September, 2024
More than an event.
It’s a Festival!
A celebration of cycling, inclusivity
Ride Wollongong will bring a festive atmosphere to Wollongong, recapturing the magic of the UCI Road World Championships. Come down to cheers on competitive cyclists in Criterium and Kermesse races, participate in the FREE community ride and enjoy the festivities. Local businesses and organisations are sponsoring the event, contributing to its success and celebrating Wollongong’s iconic community spirit!
Take a look back at the 2022 UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong.
Welcome to Wollongong
Wollongong is a coastal city in Australia, just 80km south of Sydney. Nestled between the mountains and the sea, Wollongong is a unique destination for enjoying the great outdoors. Whether you’re exploring the coast or the escarpment, spectacular lofty lookouts or sea-level rock pools, pristine gardens or rugged bushland, the perfect adventure is always within easy reach…
There are few places in New South Wales that offer as much diversity as Wollongong, with a mild climate that lends itself to the great outdoors… explore a natural playground providing the perfect recipe for a lifestyle of fun!