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 skills workshops Spring 2022
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 at Reservoir Leisure Centre are the perfect opportunity to get ready for Ride2Work Day on Wednesday 19 October. Register for Ride2Work Day using this link and you'll go into the draw to win a bike service from a local bike shop valued at $100.
Stay tuned and sign up to receive regular updates on upcoming workshops.
On-Road Bike Confidence
Learn the practical skills you need to start riding on the road safely and with confidence.
Our On-Road Bike Confidence workshops are co-funded by the Victorian Department of Transport.
Basic Bike Maintenance
Get to know your bike better with hands on experience keeping your bike in perfect condition.
- Sunday 16 October 2-5pm - book now
- Saturday 22 October 2-5pm - book now
- Saturday 12 November 2-5pm - book now
- Sunday 13 November 2-5pm - book now
Free monthly bike checks
To help you get ready for Ride2Work Day, we're running special Big Bike Days at Reservoir in September and Northcote in October. Find out more about our Big Bike Days and free monthly bike checks in Reservoir and Northcote.
Our bike checks are co-funded by the Victorian Department of Transport.
One-on-one bike skills training
If you need personalised training to learn to ride a bike we offer one-on-one training for all residents of all ages throughout the year (depending on COVID restrictions).
Our friendly instructors begin with the absolute basics like how to walk along with a bike, get on and off gracefully, start off, pedal and stop safely.
Recipients of Centrelink payments or people in social housing may be eligible to participate in this training program at no cost. For more information and bookings see our Eventbrite registration page.
E-bike Q&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&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 recording now.