Type Name   Start Description Distance(km)
Actual/Nominal  
Locale   State  
BPG The Urban Possum GG Elizabeth East

An easy run through 'burbs on shared paths.  A good length of SOB bike-way, some leafy creeks and wetlands, and finishing 'on a high' with a view to the gulf. 42% dirt,  282m climbing

52/50 Northern suburbs SA / NT
BP Two Gorges Fifty Hornsby

Out to the Great North Cafe in Cowan via the gorges of Galston and Berowra. Return down the Pacific Hwy to Hornsby Mall.

52/50 Sydney NSW
BP Jolly Jelly Jaunt Boronia

Starts and finish at Boronia Train station for a family friendly bicycle path fifty with lots of parks, shops and toilets along the way.

52/50 Melbourne & Suburbs VIC
BP Nouveau Une Hadspen TAS

Start Location; IGA, Hadspen, 37 Winifred Jane Cres, Hadspen TAS 7290

A social ride to finish the Audax year, and the first step to the easiest Audax award, the Nouveau Randonneur

52/50 TAS
BP Marino Rocks Greenway North Adelaide Railway Station

Follows the Marino Rocks Greenway to Hallett Cove railway station, across over to the other side via the bridge then shape right onto Sea to Vines Greenway to Hallett Cove Shopping Centre (McDonalds) then retrace route.

Starts North Adelaide Railway Station 'Red House Cafe'

Opens 7.30am - 4pm each day except Tuesday - closed all day

Elevation gained: 312m

52/50 Central SA / NT
BP Inverleigh Idle Teesdale

A cruise around Inverleigh farms and forest

52/50 Geelong and Western District VIC
BP Three Rivers Gambols Elizabeth

Along the Little Para river and onto the beautiful Dry Creek paths. Then the more natural Cobbler Creek paths. Some smooth gravel paths on both ( Road bike OK). Down the big hill to the Little Para paths near the end.

52/50 Northern suburbs SA / NT
BP Atherton - Carson Road 50 Loop Gallery 5,Herberton Rd, Atherton

Enjoy a scenic loop around the central Tablelands, with a few hills to keep things interesting and great views across the ridges. Return to Atherton via the Curtain Fig Tree.

Elevation: 488 m

53/50 Atherton QLD
BP Boggy Creek Boogie 50 Km Port Campbell

Along the Great Ocean Road from Port Campbell to Peterborough to view the spectacular Bay of Islands coastline, then home via the Boggy Creek Pub at Curdievale.

53/50 VIC
BP Box Hill Belter Bayswater

Start and Finish at Baywater Train Station. A fun fifty riding along the new Box Hill Rail Trail. Enjoy some dumplings in Box Hill and Coffee in Jells Park. 

53/50 Melbourne & Suburbs VIC
BP Beulah 50 Hopetoun

Quiet out and back route to Beulah

53/50 Mallee VIC
BPG Squashed Snail - Anticlockwise GG Kersbrook

Through the forests,  over the hills, and plenty of scenic back roads. Two passes through Birdwood to fill the bidons. A shortened version of the Snail - Anti-clockwise. 69% dirt, but 'only' 1000m of climbing. Time allowed at an average speed of 12.5km/hr is 5hr 2min

54/50 Northern Adelaide Hills SA / NT
BP Nouveau Gawler 50 Elizabeth

Elizabeth - One Tree Hill - Kersbrook - Chain of Ponds - Houghton- return.

Elevation: 884m

54/50 Central/Northern suburbs SA / NT
BP Cape Nelson 50 Portland

A short north and south ride from Portland. Can be ridden in reverse.

54/50 South West VIC
BP Brooklyn and Back Hornsby Station

A journey down the old Highway and into Brooklyn for some oysters before returning to Hornsby Mall.

54/50 Sydney NSW
BP Cafe au Lait Wangaratta

A flat warm-up loop out of Wangaratta, passing numerous wonderful cafes in Wangaratta

54/50 Northern Victoria VIC
BP Timboon Twist 50 Km Port Campbell

A trip from Port Campbell inland to Timboon, then back down towards Peterborough to return along the Great Ocean Road coast.

55/50 VIC
BP Port Franklin, Fish Creek & Foster North Port Franklin

A hilly 55km ride

55/50 Gippsland VIC
BP Outer Harbor Greenway Adelaide Oval 'Koffee Ink' Cafe

Follow the Outer harbor Greenway bikeway to Port Adelaide and Outer Harbor and return.

Elevation: 274m

55/50 Central SA / NT
BP Talk to the Animals Altona Pier

Starting at Pier Street, Altona and riding past 100 Steps,  the old Cheetham Saltworks, new suburbs of Sanctuary Lakes, Point Cook and Werribee South and  the market gardens of Werribee. Checkpoint is at Werribee Zoo.

55/50 Melbourne and Suburbs VIC
BPG Hopetoun Another 50 Gravel Hopetoun

Hopetoun Another 50 Gravel (56km / 46 km gravel)

These are flat, gravel, maybe some sand, roads around Hopetoun. There are few road signs, so pay attention to cue sheets or use GPS or both. Don't expect any phone service. There are NO SHOPS, FOOD OR WATER. You're on your own, please be prepared. 
 
NB. Some roads will contain soft sand. It gets muddy when wet and you may encounter large pools of water. 
56/50 Mallee VIC
BP Toora Wind Farms Port Franklin

A hilly 55km ride

56/50 Gippsland VIC
BP I Don’t do Hills (50) Cobram

Ride from Cobram to a checkpoint at Katamatite then back to Cobram.

56/50 Northern Victoria VIC
BP Torquay Twist South Geelong Station

Out to Freshwater Creek, across to Torquay. Ideal spin with a possible coffee at each checkpoint!

56/50 Geelong and Western District VIC
BPG Bombs Away! GG (clockwise) Gawler

A scenic Gravel Grinder route with 49% dirt roads and some bike paths. Quite a bit of climbing and so some far views across the beautiful Barossa Valley and the Adelaide Plains on the way home. Two grabs at the quaint Cockatoo Lane - plenty of pet roos lving on the small holdings. Tucker break at the Lyndoch bakery, after first experiencing the Gods Hill 'bumps' and visitng God's cemetary to repent your sins!   49% dirt,  583m climbing

58/50 Gravel Grinders Northern Hills SA / NT
BPG Bombs Away! GG (anti-clockwise) Gawler

A scenic Gravel Grinder route with 49% dirt roads and some bike paths. Considerable climbing and so some far views across the beautiful Barossa Valley and the Adelaide Plains on the way home. Two grabs at the quaint Cockatoo Lane - plenty of pet roos lving on the small holdings. Tucker break at the Lyndoch bakery, then tackle the Gods Hill 'bumps' and visit God's cemetary to repent your sins!   49% dirt,  583m climbing

 

58/50 Gravel Grinders Northern Hills SA / NT
BP Mt Glorious Loop The Gap

A loop from The Gap Up Mt Nebo then on towards Mt Glorious turning to Samford and returning via Settlement Rd.

 

Elevation 1184 m

60/50 The Gap QLD
BPG The Field Mouse GG Gawler

An easy, flat, dirty run around the paddocks. Not a lot of climbing.  Can be started from Gawler Rail Station (Not Gawler Central), so can catch a train out from the city!  59% dirt,  291m climbing

61/50 Northern Regions SA / NT
BPG Squashed Snail - Clockwise GG Kersbrook

Through the forests,  over the hills, and plenty of scenic back roads. Two passes through Birdwood to fill the bidons. A shortened version of the Snail - Clockwise. 69% dirt, but 'only' 1000m of climbing. Time allowed at an average speed of 12.5km/hr is 5hr 2min

63/50 Northern Adelaide Hills SA / NT
BP East Moorabool Explorer (Northbound) Teesdale

Teesdale to Ballan with views across the East Branch of the Moorabool River. Actual distance 63k

63/50 Geelong and Western District VIC
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