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The 2015 Great Ocean Road Challenge

Our three day cycling tour begins in Geelong Victoria and ends in Warrnambool. The Great Ocean Road is world renown for its dramatic seascapes and beautiful bushland with cascading waterfalls, and stunning rain forest. You will spend three days enjoying 300 km of stunning scenery from the 12 Apostles to iconic surf breaks.


How many people can go on the ride?

The ride is strictly limited to 100 riders. The Great Ocean rd ride is an exclusive ride to support ADRACompassionThe Fred Hollows Foundation, Watoto and the Botswana Orphan Project. This ride is like no other multi day ride. Your involvement in the Great Ocean rd team is important. To learn more about the ride read the trip notes. 

Early Bird:  $99 pp
Bizzy Bee:  $150 pp 
Late Mates: $175 pp 

Nearly Closed: $200 pp 


Who should go on this ride?

The ride caters to all riders from your lets give this a go and experience something amazing (avg speed 18-22km) to your mad keen rider doing 100s of kms per week (avg speed >32km). Each speed group has there own support vehicle so everyone is well catered for. Faster riders will be given additional distance each day to increase the challenge. Each riding group is supported by their own support vehicle.


Great Ocean Road 2014 - Charity Ride


What is the Fundraising Goal in 2015?

In 2015 we are aiming to raise $135,000. Be part of the adventure making a difference to people less fortunate. Places are strictly limited.



ADRA  Compassion Botswana Orphan Project The Fred Hollows Foundation Watoto

I am a slow or medium rider. Do you cater to me?

We certianly do. Each speed group has a support vehicle. The medium and Slower riders will be doing 300km over three days.


I am a fast rider. Do you cater to me?

Absoultely. We pride ourselves in providing a challenging course for all rider levels. For faster riders we have a longer more challenging route for you. In total this is a 390km ride over the three days. 



  • DATES: 8 - 10 Feb 2015
  • REGISTRATION FEE: $150 (Includes a $120 team cycle jersey + Accommodation, Food, Bike mechanic, Support Vehicles, Return train travel to Melbourne) Further details....
  • What Is included?
    • Accommodation (2 nights) at Apollo Bay and Port Campbell
    • Food (Breakfast, Snacks, Lunch for 3 days)
    • Bike Mechanic
    • Support Vehicles behind each speed group
    • Trip video
    • Return train journey to Melbourne from Warrnambool
    • Team cycle jersey worth $120
    • Massage on day 1 and day 2
    • Plus an amazing experience to help other people
  • FUNDRAISING TARGET: $2,500 (Min. to Raise $1,250)
  • TRIP DURATION: 3 days
  • ACCOMMODATION: 3 star Hostels


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Great Ocean Road 2014 - Charity Ride

Great Ocean Road 2012 - Charity Ride

Great Ocean Road 2011 - Charity Ride



Top Individuals

  • Mia de Jonge Mia's Great Ocean Road Ride Challenge $4,272.14
  • Darren Thomas Thomo's Magical Mystery Cycling Tour $4,035.10
  • graeme berry Graeme Berry ADRA Fundraising Ride $3,863.00
  • Adrian Florance Supporting The Fred Hollows Foundation $3,371.00
  • Richard Davies Supporting The Fred Hollows Foundation $3,177.00

Top Teams

  • Shane Delves Ride with Mates $4,808.95
  • Rowan Campbell Three Wheelers Great Ocean Road Ride $2,871.04
  • Brittany Kent > Brittany's Bicycle Club < $2,731.40
  • Bruce Mason Gear Grinders $1,905.10
  • Greg Arnold Make a Difference ADRA $1,707.10