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NSW Region Xmas Party

Celebrate the festive season at The Orchard Tavern, Chatswood from 6:30pm on Wednesday 30th November

This will be our final social evening for 2016 and we'll have the room decked out for the festive season to get you in the mood.

This is a great opportunity to show your support for your favourite cycling club. Chat with your fellow randonneurs and find out what's been happening around the traps! 



The Awards Night for the 2015 riding season is on 6:30pm Thursday 28 April 2016 at the Orchard Tavern, Chatswood.  $25 willl get you some hors d'oeuvres, a choice of beef, salmon or risotto for your main and a drink ... and some like minded company.


Rob Berry keeps his goal of achieving Year Round Randonneur alive, just. Dam Blue Hills NYE Night Ride


The awards night was on the July 22nd. We all had a great time and ate some wonderful food.

More photos here.

 permanents Are you after a permanent in NSW, or any other state in Australia? Take a look at this great map to find a route.
LandL Mulyandry 200, Lyndy and Leonie's first 200km ride.
Tim's long road to recovery celebrated with his tough 400km edition of Over The Hills and Far Away. Welcome back Tim.
tumblr inline npoh0tYKYg1qh8v0g 540 Day 3 of the Royal Ramble over the Queen's birthday long weekend saw Amy do the 200km The Ferry Long Way Round. So soon after her recent 300km, audacious.
tumblr inline noylx6podf1qh8v0g 540 12 of 12 say Wing it West was the most difficult 300 they had ever done, finish times ranged from the astounding 12h33 to 19h05.
Amy gives her account of the ride.
othafa 2014 ja 08 On 5 July 2014 Michael, Andrew and Jerry braved icy winds, rain and snow to ride 400km Over the Hills and Far Away.
2014lithgowpanorama Lithgow Panorama "a delightful 200km ride from Lithgow to Bathurst and return" was run for the first time on Sunday 16 February 2014. Organiser Wayde Hazelton has vowed it will be back on the calendar next year so more people can enjoy the splendid scenery and a "hot lap" on the Mt Panorama circuit.
bill_hgweekend Bill Parker reports on the inaugural Huntering and Gathering Weekend which was held on 17 & 18 August 2013.
2013festumprophetae   On 15 & 16 June 2013, Tim Emslie ran the inaugural Festum Prophetae - a truly audacious adventure on mixed terrain. Check out how the riders honoured "The Prophet" Eddy Merckx.


aob_thumbnail Animals on Bikes 300 - 2 March 2013

The Two Day Loop 600km Permanent - 25 & 26 January 2013.
Over the Australia Day weekend, Gary Baker tackled his first 600km. Why? ... because he hadn't done enough training to ride the Alpine Classic! Read the story of his solo adventure.

wf_eating Wisemans Folly - 24 November 2012
bw_thedish Bushranger's Weekend in Parkes - 3 & 4 November 2012
robbo4 Weekend at Robbo 100/200 - 20 & 21 October 2012
cowra01 Cowra Weekend - 29 & 30 September 2012
hh02tom Take a Walk 200/300/600 - 15 September 2012
Read Tom Carment's account of this lovely springtime ride.
fnqgt05 Far North Queensland Gran Turismo - 27 July to 7 August 2012
  The Three W's 200 - 21 July 2012
Watch the YouTube video.
  Audax NSW Awards Night - 7 June 2012
The iMovie presentation shown on the evening has been uploaded to You Tube.
bike_carrier A new 6 bike carrier has been donated to Audax NSW.
A huge thank you to Malcolm Rogers for his generosity.
bbf300_08 Brutal but Fair 300 - 26 May 2012
What's going on?
Have we been invaded by an army of giant ants?
Ron Gehring, an American currently working in Sydney, lets his imagination run wild in the surrounds of Sydney.
hh05streetonpntm Hawkesbury Howler 200 - 13 May 2012
Would you like to ride into this famous painting? Six riders did just that on the Hawkesbury Howler.
mudgeeweekendcauseway Mudgee Weekend - 27-29 April 2012
A weekend of fabulous riding on quiet country roads... and a little bit of residual floodwater!
goloopy_hotwheels Go Loopy 100/200/300/400 - 21 April 2012
The further they rode, the loopier it got. Read why!
timemslie The Queen Stage 300 - 14 April 2012
Five intrepid riders set off to tackle 11 categorised climbs.
First time ride organiser Tim Emslie recounts his story of events.
dt_bikepath Geoff Farnsworth had a "problem". He was going to be overseas for work during April and that was going to make completing his Year Round Randonneur difficult.
Read on to find out his solution.
tnd4a Tar 'n Dirt - Mixed Terrain 200 - 31 March 2012
Falling rocks, corrugations, huge pot holes!
oppymedal NSW Fleche & Petit Opperman 2012 - 24-25 March 2012
6 teams - 24 hours of fun!
parkes_bellas Parkes 'n Ride Weekend - 17-18 March 2012
Fuelling up at Bella's on Friday night
alt Ferry Scenic Ride - 11 March 2012
More water than we bargained for!


NSW Upcoming Rides

Sat 6 June
Dee Why 200km Route MapRegistration
Dee Why 300km Route MapRegistration
Sat 13 June
Berowra 200km Route MapRegistration
Berowra 306km Route MapRegistration