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2020 Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge Experience

Brisbane and Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

September 10 - September 16, 2019


10 – 16 September 2020
(7 days)


Brisbane and Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia







This is the ultimate South East Queensland cycling experience.


  • Return airport transfers from Brisbane Airport, including a trip to Mt Coot-tha Lookout and a visit to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary to see koalas and kangaroos;
  • Three nights deluxe twin share at The Fantauzzo in Brisbane, including breakfast daily;
  • Three nights twin share in a two bedroom ocean view apartment at Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise, including buffet breakfast daily;
  • Bike mechanic to help build and re-pack bikes;
  • Welcome dinner at Felon’s Brewery in Brisbane’s new Howard Smith Wharves precinct;
  • Two guided rides with a local Brisbane cycling club;
  • Functional Threshold Power (FTP) test in a local cycling studio;
  • Seminar with a sports dietitian on training, race and recovery nutrition;
  • Guided stretch and yoga session to relax and recover;
  • Pre-Tour dinner at Ciao Papi Italian restaurant;
  • Entry into the Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge mass participation ride;
  • Luggage transfer to the Gold Coast and evening excursion to Miami Marketta;
  • Joint mobility class and 45 minute remedial sports massage;
  • Scenic ride through the Gold Coast hinterland;
  • Guided tour of the best breweries on the Gold Coast; and,
  • Farewell Dinner at Hurricanes Bar and Grill in Gold Coast’s famous Surfers Paradise.


  • Flights, airport taxes and excess baggage charges;
  • Visa and passport fees;
  • Travel insurance;
  • Vaccinations and medical costs, before, during and after the Experience;
  • Meals, food, drink and snacks over and above what is listed in the Inclusions; and,
  • Additional activities and personal expenses.


  • Custom Cycling Kit = $200 pp


Queensland’s biggest and best bike ride!

Join thousands of riders as they pedal 100km from the University of Queensland in Brisbane to the Broadwater Parkland in Southport on the Gold Coast.


Day 1 – Thursday 10 September 2020
  • Arrive Brisbane
  • View Brisbane from Mt Coot-tha Lookout
  • Cuddle a koala at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
  • Lunch (own expense)
  • Check-in to The Fantauzzo
  • Relax (bike mechanic available)
  • Welcome Dinner at Felon’s Brewery
Day 2 – Friday 11 September 2020
  • Ride with a local Cycling Club
  • Breakfast
  • Relax
  • Lunch (own expense)
  • Functional Threshold Power (FTP) Test in a local cycling studio
  • Dinner (own expense)
Day 3 – Saturday 12 September 2020
  • Ride with a local Cycling Club
  • Breakfast
  • Relax
  • Lunch (own expense)
  • Sports Nutrition Seminar
  • Yoga / Stretch class
  • Pre-Ride ‘Carbo’ Dinner at Ciao Papi Italian restaurant 
Day 4 – Sunday 13 September 2020
  • Check-out and leave bags at the hotel
  • Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge
  • Transfer from Broadwater Parkland to Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
  • Lunch (own expense)
  • Rest, recover and relax
  • Dinner excursion to Miami Marketta (own expense)
Day 5 – Monday 14 September 2020
  • Beach walk
  • Breakfast
  • Mobility class
  • Lunch (own expense)
  • Massage
  • Relax
  • Dinner (own expense) 
Day 6 – Tuesday 15 September 2020
  • Scenic ride through the Currumbin Valley
  • Breakfast
  • Relax (bike mechanic available)
  • Brewery Tour
  • Farewell Dinner at Hurricane’s Grill Surfers Paradise
Day 7 – Wednesday 16 September 2020
  • Breakfast and check-out
  • Transfer to Brisbane
  • Depart Brisbane


2020 Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge Experience