Festival of the Bike 2019

Grafton Cycle Club proudly presents the second annual Festival of the Bike 2019 to celebrate 127 years of cycling in Grafton, from 7 – 12 May. The festival will include: Gala Opening Night and cycling film; MTB, vintage bike show, family fun ride; animation screening and Bike Town exhibition at Grafton Regional Gallery and “the great race” – the 228-kilometre Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic.

Program details:

Tuesday 7: MTB Ride @ Bom Bom State Forest

Wednesday 8: Official Opening @ Clocktower Hotel & cycling film (Bikes of Wrath TBC) @ Saraton Theatre, Prince Street Grafton

Thursday 9: Preview “Cadence” animation film & Artists’ Talk and Bike Town multi-media exhibition @ Grafton Regional Gallery. Light supper and pay bar by friends of the gallery.

Friday 10: Bike Bus to local schools in Grafton, feat. G2I – NRS riders
Retro Bikes Australia – Vintage Bike Show
G2I Rider Registration and food and music @ Toast Espresso, Prince Street Grafton

Saturday 11: 59th Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic, Prince Street Grafton
Midday Rotary Family Fun Ride @ Memorial Park, Prince Street Grafton
Retro Bikes Australia – Vintage Bike Show

Sunday 12: History Rides Again – Grab your mum (‘cos it’s Mothers Day), hop on your vintage bike and ride the historic streets of Grafton
Retro Bikes Australia – Vintage Bike Show