Garden Island Navy Base

Bar Italia Leichhardt

An easy ride into the city and Wooloomooloo and then a guided group tour around the Naval Base at Garden Island. Great chance to see the ships and docks and historic buildings, with a museum and a cafe as well.

Rookwood Ride

Bar Italia 169 Norton St, Leichhardt

Ride out via Cooks River path to the end of the line- Rookwood. Jokes aside, its an interesting place to visit, with lots of history and some fine chapels and sites open to the public, plus there is a sculpture

Pymble to Manly via Akuna Bay

Pymble Train Station - north side Grandview Street, Pymble

RIDE DESCRIPTION: The ride starts at Pymble Train Station and we follow the Mona Vale Road to Terrey Hills, from here we head down to Akuna Bay for a coffee. A nice climb out and we head towards Church Point for

Sheep Planes and Towns of Central and South West NSW

Cootamundra NSW

Please note change of direction Our next cycling journey will be to Cootamundra  Temora West Walong Grenfell Young take a bite of a cherry say hi to the sheep check out an old plane and admire the old style grandeur

BIcycle NSW Spring Cycle

North Sydney Oval Miller St, North Sydney

Annual mass community ride from North Sydney to Olympic Park. Choice of 3 distances. Also an opportunity to volunteer if not riding- all sorts of jobs to do. (

Blue Mountains weekend tour

Blue Mountains Katoomba Street, Katoomba

This is another BL classic weekend tour. This ride is designed to be a one or two day cycling event. You will be surprised how much of this tour is off the main Great Western Highway. All roads are sealed.

Lane Cove River 29 Jan 2017

Bar Italia 169 Norton St, Leichhardt

Ride from Leichhardt to Lane Cove River Park via Harbor Bridge and Chatswood. Moderate pace and grade, a few good hills. Suit riders with some experience of traffic and group rides. meet Bar Italia, Norton St, Leichhardt 8 am.

Tour de Balmain

Bar Italia 169 Norton St, Leichhardt

Tour of the historic Balmain peninsula, taking in scenic parks and headlands and old mansions and interesting sites such as Morts Dock. Leisurely pace, some walking required.


Bar Italia 169 Norton St, Leichhardt

Easy ride to Centennial Park, do a lap or two and return via Bourke St and Cooks River cycleway. About 25 km. Suit new cyclists. Some on road cycling.

Big Bike Day

War Memorial Park Corner of Catherine St and Moore St, Leichhardt

Council run community event. Bike ride at 11am, free lunch,  games, fun for kids and adults. also, an associated Bike Leichhardt ride to Balmain leaving from Bar Italia at 830 am, ending at the Big Bike day for lunch.