2019 Swisse People’s Ride – Register Now

JAN 2018


Be part of the huge crowd to soak up the twilight festival atmosphere at Towards Zero Race Melbourne on Thursday 25 January, 2018. The perfect way to kick start your Australia Day long weekend.

  • Ride4All – Ride the Albert Park circuit, register here.
  • Elite Women – 2.30pm start
  • Elite Men – 5.00pm start



Here's What's On

With so many vantage points at the Albert Park natural reserve to watch the races from, spectators can bring a picnic rug, portable chairs or line the track to see the action up close.

Plus, take a look behind the scenes at the team set ups, bikes and cars in the pit buildings.

This year, Towards Zero Race Melbourne introduces the Belgian Village with:

  • European food vendors
  • A beer garden with festoon lighting
  • A DJ playing some of the latest beats
  • Roving entertainment
  • Activities for the whole family
  • Large screen showing the live race broadcast
  • Giveaways
  • And much more.

The start/finish precinct will also include bike parking, water taps (bring your water bottle), bottled water also for sale, toilets, event information and first aid.


Key tips

  • With grassy areas available for spectators, you are encouraged to bring a picnic rug.
  • Most areas around the precinct are readily accessible. As there is limited shade available, you should dress appropriately, bring a hat and sunscreen and make sure you drink plenty of water.
  • Please keep a close eye on children, particularly around the roadways.
  • Please keep pets on leads.
  • Catching a tram is a terrific way to access the event. Nearby stops and access points can be seen in the spectator map. Please be advised that bikes are not allowed on tram services.
  • Avoid leaning over barriers or standing on the roadway to cheer the riders and take photos. Riders and accompanying vehicles will be travelling at speed during the race – avoid being a hazard.
  • Please be aware the golf course is open on the day of the event, so it is best to avoid gathering on grassy areas adjacent to the golf course.
  • Please respect the instructions from staff and volunteers on the day of the event, who are there to ensure your safety.

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