Bike North

East Sydney Art

North Sydney station, , AUSTRALIA
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This is a slow paced ride with lots of stops to observe various art features using bikes. Bike lock is advisable as are non-cleated footwear. Total Ride time will be about 3-3.5 hours

From North Sydney we use cycle route to Milson's Point - cycle lane on Harbour Bridge, loop through Millers Point, Darling Harbour, Central Station, Redfern, Waterloo then East Sydney and Tumberlong Park - outdoor photography exhibition. through south and east Sydney (Stop The art stops will differ depending on what is on exhibition but may Object Gallery (craft/design gallery) and National Art School Gallery (drawing & painting) or if soemthing is on at the State Art Gallery - returns to North Sydney via the Rocks and Harbour Bridge.

Notes: Art stop will the State Library. There are two exhibitions on 'Dyarubbin' Darug people story of the Hawkesbury River and the real 'secret river'. There is also a Press Photography exhibition on at the state library.The ride will end at Observatory Hill - option to visit the art exhibition 'Tree of Life' at the SH Ervin Gallery (has an entry fee). (Close to Milsons Point station to get home)as the gallery stops are in the city, the route will be amended take in more harbour foreshore including the newly opened part of Barangaroo and CBD cycleways.

Pre-registration is required through the Bike North website link

Ride LeaderAlison Pryor
Distance (km)19
approx. 15-17 kms/hr
Metres Climbed 315.638
GradeEasy Medium
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SuitabilityEasy pace - flat terrain but basic on-road confidence required. Uses on-road cycle lanes and on-road cycle routes with some traffic and includes some slow paced riding in significant pedestrian areas. Bike Lock advisable
FeaturesCombine scenic ride through parts of Darling Harbour; South Sydney and East Sydney with stops at Art Galleries in East Sydney. Low pace ride in urban and tourist areas � on-road cycle routes. Includes some areas with significant pedes
Coffee stopUsually at Object Gallery
Expected duration3.00 hour(s) (estimate only - ride may be longer due to on the day factors)
For more information including ride map and profile, and any pre-registration options please check the Calendar Entry on the Bike North Website


As a participant in this dangerous recreational activity, you may be exposing yourself to a significant risk of harm. Bike North, the ride organisers and leaders wish to warn you of the risks and hazards that are an inherent part of cycling, and to take care to prevent putting yourself, your fellow participants and/or others into danger. By signing onto this ride, you accept the warning as to risk, and you agree to ride in a safe and responsible manner and to obey all Australian Road Rules.


Event date: 18/04/2021
Time:  09:00:00

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  North Sydney station, 
0438 171 484