Bike programs

Seasonal bike skills programs and regular bike check events for new, returning and regular riders and learn more about e-bikes.

Visit our events page for upcoming bike-related events.

Bike events

Pedestrians, cyclist, train and parked cars

Free monthly bike checks

Our free monthly bike checks at Reservoir Leisure Centre and WeCycle Bike Hub in Northcote are the perfect opportunity to show your bike some love.

Whether you've just bought a second-hand bike, you're taking your bike out of the shed for the first time in a while, or you just want to learn more about your bike, our friendly bike mechanics are here to help.

Find out more and book in for a bike check at Reservoir or Northcote.

Our bike checks are co-funded by the Victorian Department of Transport and Planning.

Bike skills workshops

Do you already know how to ride a bike, but need a skills or confidence boost? Or perhaps you'd like to learn some practical skills to keep your bike in top shape.

Our low cost, small group workshops are the perfect opportunity to meet other local bike riders and learn new skills.

Stay tuned and sign up to receive regular updates on upcoming workshops and events.

E-bike Q and A – watch the recording

If you’re tempted to get an e-bike but you don’t know where to start, watch our e-bike Q and A recording.

We answer all your questions including:

  • How affordable are e-bikes?
  • Is it cheating and will I stay fit?
  • What options are there for carrying kids, shopping and pets?
  • Should I convert my existing bike?
  • Could I really replace my car?

Watch the e-bike Q and A recording

You can read more about e-bikes on our move to electric transport page.

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