This sunburned country offers some spectacular and diverse landscapes made to be discovered by bike. While the coastline and bike-friendly city lanes are obvious favourites, there is a whole country of unexpected routes made to be explored on two wheels.

Here are some of the best rides in Oz.

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Simpsons Gap Bike Path
Distance: 17km Difficulty: Easy Easily accessible from Alice Springs, and meandering from…
Uluru
Distance: 15km  loop Difficulty: Easy Another quintessential Australian journey is a self-guided…
Kakadu National Park
Distance: 463km  loop Difficulty: Moderate The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park, only three…
Albany to Frenchman Bay
Distance: 60km return Difficulty: Easy One for beach lovers, this is a…
Munda Biddi Trail
Distance: 1060km Difficulty: Moderate The Munda Biddi Trail stretches from just outside…
Rottnest Island
Distance: 4-22km Difficulty: Easy Rottnest Island is a cyclists’ wonderland, with endless flat,…
Mawson Trail
Distance: 900km Difficulty: Hard Stretching from the outskirts of Adelaide to Blinman…
McLaren Vale
Distance: 37km Difficulty: Easy Just another beautiful wine region a short 45-minute drive…
Clare Valley
Distance: 35km Difficulty: Easy The Riesling Trail offers a taste of the…
Within Adelaide
Difficulty: Easy Home to the Southern Hemisphere’s largest cycling race –…
Tasmanian Trail
Distance: 480kms  Difficulty: Moderate The Tasmanian Trail is among some of Tasmania’s…
East Coast
Distance: Variable Difficulty: Variable Whether you explore a small section or take…
Channel Highway Loop
Distance: 156km Difficulty: Hard A ‘lumpy’ ride with 2,500 vertical metres of…
Mount Wellington
Distance: Variable Difficulty: Hard If it’s incline you want, make your way…
Maria Island
Distance: 42.3km Difficulty: Moderate The only traffic on the island national park…
Blue Derby Network
Distance: 125km Tassie is often celebrated for its abundant and beautiful…
Sassafras
Distance: 6km The ride to Sassafras is a short but worthwhile…
Forrest
Distance: 50km Forrest is a mountain biking sanctuary of snaking single…
Peaks Challenge Falls Creek
Distance: 235km Difficulty: Hard Victoria’s alpine region offers some of Australia’s most…
Noojee to Mount Baw Baw
Distance: 47km Difficulty: Hard Not for the faint-of-heart or the weak-of-leg, Mount…
Great Ocean Road
Distance: 664 km Difficulty: Moderate Arguably Australia’s most famous coastal road, the…
Grand Ridge Road
Distance: 132km Difficulty: Moderate/hard Meandering through the lush forests of the Strzelecki…
Bass Coast Rail Trail
Distance: 17km (one way) Difficulty: Easy Once home to the State Coal…
Arthurs Seat
Distance: 3km Difficulty: Hard Climbing 245m in 3km, Arthurs Seat is one…
Mount Buller
Three and a half hours north east of Melbourne is…
The Goldfields Track
Distance: 210km Discover the area responsible for making Melbourne – at…
Within Melbourne
Distance: 30km Take in Melbourne’s most iconic landmarks like Federation Square,…
Sparrow Hill
Distance: 5-50km Catering for all levels of social riding and cross-country…
Stromlo Forest Park
Distance: 50km The Molongo Valley a popular spot for mountain bike…
Within Canberra
Australia’s capital is a contender for most cycling-friendly city in…
Sydney to Forster
Distance: 280km Difficulty: Hard This track is an epic adventure traversing hill…
Lions Road Loop
Distance: 120km Difficulty: Hard Leaving from Rathdowney on the Queensland side of…
Barry Way (Australian Alps)
Distance: 71.6km (One way) Difficulty: Hard Winding through the wilderness from Jindabyne…
Thredbo Valley Track
Distance: 5km-36km one way One of the most popular tracks in…
The Southern Highlands
Distance: 17km Rolling hills, unspoilt bushland, and spectacular wildlife diversity are…
Royal National Park
Distance: 70km Lush gum tree-lined roads snake through Royal National Park,…
Within Sydney
Distance: 7km The best way to see Sydney Harbour is by…
Peaks Challenge Gold Coast
Distance: 235km Difficulty: Hard This one-day ride showcases some of Australia’s most…
Cairns to Cape York
Distance: 1,600km Difficulty: Moderate A tropical trek through Queensland’s far north takes…
Magnetic Island
Magnetic Island just off the Townsville coastline is ideal for…
Cassowary Coast
Distance: 200km Quintessentially Queensland, the Sunshine Coast’s ridiculously beautiful Cassowary Coast…