3 – 7 February 2021 // Ballarat VIC

Road Nationals

Road Nats
3 - 7 February 2021
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Experience Ballarat at the Federation University Road National Championships

The Federation University Road National Championships takes Australia’s best cyclists to Ballarat, Buninyong and surrounding areas in a battle for the coveted green and gold National Champions jersey. Featuring an exciting five-day program with criterium, road race and time trial events, cyclists will see, experience and participate in the ultimate week of Aussie Cycling. The Road Nats cycling festival gives you the chance to see and enjoy the amazing sights of Ballarat and with plenty happening on and off the track, there is something for everyone.

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200 more spots in the Gran Fondo Road Race have been released, enter now before they sell out!

A handful of Time Trial spots are still available, they will sell out, get in quick. 


After a long year without much racing, RoadNats is back in 2021. Hit the track in the Time Trial, Criterium or Road Race.

The prestigious green and gold jersey is on the line.

2021 Technical guide now available


For the green and gold
Watch as Australia's best cyclists battle it out to be crowned the 2021 Road Nationals Champion.
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Spectator Guide

Get the most out of your Road Nats experience
There’s something for everyone at this year's Road Nationals Festival with free kids activities and an electric atmosphere.
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Experience the action first hand
Experience Road Nationals by bike and explore the home of cycling in Australia with morning coffee rides & the Gran Fondo.
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Plan your time in Ballarat
Extend your stay and discover Ballarat! By day you'll tackle award winning attractions and by night you'll discover famous local brews and wines while indulging in the local produce
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There’s so much to discover in Ballarat during your next RoadNats adventure. Whether you’re in town to take on Mount Buninyong or just looking for a fun family ride, Ballarat has you covered.

While the regions cycling trails can satisfy any cycling enthusiast, of course you’ll need to refuel and relax as well. Sit down for coffee and cake at one of the many comfy cycle-friendly cafes or get the gang together and check out the hottest restaurants in town. One thing’s for sure – you won’t go hungry.

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