Bike North

Lake Parramatta

Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank, , AUSTRALIA
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We start this ride at Meadowbank Wharf and cruise along the northern shore of the Parramatta River following the Parramatta Valley Cycleway (PVC) route. We deviate off the route travelling via some roads though North Parramatta to Lake Parramatta. A short hill leaving the lake, then backstreets and a route Cumberland Hospital to Parramatta Park. After a lap or two of the park, ride through Parramatta to coffee stop at the wharf. Return to Meadowbank using the PVC

Notes: Coffee at Lake. See Lake swimming area. Look through Old Paramatta Goal huge gates, spend time visiting female factory and riding through wisteria gardens en route to Parramatta Park. Optional circuit of Park. Return route via M4 cycle path to Homebush Bay finishing at Meadowbank. Inclement weather will cancel ride, monitor calendar. Leader m 0493382359 on ride only.

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Pre-registration is required through the Bike North website link

Ride LeaderWendy Jannings
Distance (km)31
approx. 15-17 kms/hr
Metres Climbed 284.132
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SuitabilityA good ride for beginners looking to go a little bit further.
FeaturesLake Paramatta, Parramatta Park; Parramatta Valley Cycle path
Coffee stopParramatta Wharf
Expected duration3.5 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 registering for 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: 21/03/2023
Time:  08:00:00

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  Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank, 
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