Melbourne to Sydney via the Snowy Mountains

4 - 11 November 2017







Melbourne – Snowy Mountains - Canberra - Southern Highlands - Sydney    

Pedal advocacy against Poverty

Bicycle NSW and BWA VCF
4-11 November 2017  
Supported by Peloton Café Charity Events, JML TRACE and Pleezpay


Amount Raised: $64,572



Vulnerable Children Fund

Vulnerable Children Fund

Raise profile, fund raise and engage stakeholders  for BWAA (Baptist World Aid Australia) and the VCF (Vulnerable Children’s Fund)  

Vulnerable Children Fund >>

Vulnerable Children Fund

Vulnerable Children Fund
Raise profile, fund raise and engage stakeholders for BNSW (Bicycle NSW) -Creating a Better Environment for all Bicycle Riders

BNSW Environmental Trust >>

Stage 8, the final ride. After one last morning prep we left our Shellharbour accommodation and rode a short distance down to 5th Ave Café, Shellharbour for a cooked


Stage 7 was our shortest, but by no means the easiest ride so far. A gruelling hill climb on either side of morning tea pushed the riders almost to breaking point, with a sprint


PaaP 2017, Stage 6 took us from Canberra, ACT into Huskisson, NSW over 196km. We left our accommodation in Canberra joined by local cyclists Ben Battisson, Tom Tokich and cycling


Stage 5 of the PaaP 2017 Charity Ride was a 190km journey from our accommodation in Jindabyne and finishing in Canberra, ACT. We started with jersey presentations for stage 4 with


Stage 4 was another cold morning start of around 4°c, but the sun was out and a forecast of clear skies for the day. The peloton left the night’s accommodation in Corryong and


We woke to a cold and wet morning for the start of Stage 3. The weather had been very forgiving for the first two stages, so it was only a matter of time before we were faced with


Starting from our accommodation in Mansfield, Stage 2 took the PaaP riders and support crew through Myrtleford thought to Bright, Victoria. The first length took the ride winding


Stage one of the Pedal Advocacy Against Poverty Charity Ride 2017 took us from the starting destination of Melbourne working our way to Mansfield via the Goulburn Valley Highway.



8 nights accomodation with breakfast and lunch on the road
A full event kit including quality bibs, jersey & arm warmers
World class cycling experience
Peloton Café “low down wise up” hour
Life changing adventure of fully supported ride from Melbourne to Sydney
World class ride captains
Front and Rear support vehicles and the occasional sticky bottle (only for the ride captains!)
Use of Race Radios
Ride as a tight bunch that benefits comraderies, speed, safety and fun
On the road pro cycling knowledge is shared
Rolling soigneur and mechanic
Blackchrome KoM race sections
Daily rider briefings and awards including daily Blackchrome Cycling KoM jerseys presented after each stage
Our magic “expresso coffee” difference at all planned stops

Event Ride Captains

Peloton Event Partners

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