We hope you are as excited as we are, it's going to be a great day on the bike. We've pulled together this helpful guide to make it as easy as possible for your to collect your kit and get riding.
The 2018 Gran Fondo National Championship starts at 6.30am on Saturday 6 Jan. Riders will start according to their age category in waves.
You can collect your rider kit from 12 midday to 5pm on Friday 5 Jan in De Soza Park, Buninyong. Then you can pick up your kit from from 5am - 6am on Saturday 6 Jan. View map.
There will be limited support on the day, so we suggest bringing along a spare tube, levers and a pump in case you get a flat. Don't forget to pack a water bottle and sunscreen.
Parking will be available at FedUni Mt Helen Campus, we suggest riding downhill to the start line to avoid road closures and any local traffic. It could still be dark at 6.30am so pack a set of lights!
The Ballarat Sebastopol Cycling Club (BSCC) in partnership with the Amy Gillett Foundation are proud to announce the inaugural Ballarat Cycling Carnival on New Year’s Day, 2018. Find out more