Wonderful Wombat 50 / 100 / 150 (2020)

Only open to limited numbers of non-Melbourne Metro people. 155 km (>120 km unsealed, 3200m climbing) 0700 starts before outbound trains arrive at Macedon. Checkpoints at Blackwood, Daylesford, Trentham, finish. 103 km (90 km unsealed, 1800 m climbing) 0830 start after 1st outbound Bendigo train. Checkpoints at Blackwood, Trentham, finish. 50 km 0840 start (43 km unsealed, 900 m climbing).

Dist /
StartDetailsMax RidersMapCost
08:40 A less demanding (900 m climbing) version of the Wonderful Wombat course. Limited support at 25 km where 50 km riders separate from the longer courses. 10 Map $6.00
08:30 12 km sealed out of 103 km total. Hilly first half with flatter more downhill second half. 1800 m climbing. Takes in the scenic O'Briens Rd. Unsupported but checkpoints at Blackwood and Trentham, which both have shops, water, toilets.  11 Map $6.00
07:00 Tough hilly ride, ca. 35 km sealed out of 155 km total. 3200 m climbing. Takes in the scenic O'Briens Rd. Unsupported but checkpoints at Blackwood, Daylesford and Trentham, which all have shops, water, toilets. 10 Map $6.00

At least one of the distances on offer has a limit on the number of riders who can register. Once the distance/option is full it will not appear as available.

Start Location

Macedon train station


Martin Grannas  Ph: 0420323761  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Ride Date 23-Oct-2020 7:00 am
Capacity 31
Registered 18
Available 13
Registration Close Date 22-Oct-2020 4:30 pm
We are no longer accepting registrations