altThis event uses public roads that are open to general traffic throughout the ride and therefore all entrants must abide by the road rules and obey police directions.

Ride within the law

All normal Queensland Road Rules apply, unless otherwise directed by a Queensland Police Officer. Please familiarise yourself with these laws here.

Police will be on the road and will fine those who:

  • Disobey traffic lights at intersections and do not stop at pedestrian crossings;
  • Fail to keep to the left of the carriageway;
  • Ride more than two abreast;
  • Ride dangerously;
  • Ride negligently; and
  • Do not wear a helmet.
  • Use mobile phones while riding.  

 

Stay safe when riding

For the safety of you, other cyclists, volunteers, local residents and the general community please follow the safety tips below:

  • Due to safety reasons no iphones or earphones allowed.
  • Abide by the road rules. This includes, but is not limited to, adhering to speed limits, obeying traffic signals and remaining on the left hand side of the road at all times.
  • Listen to and obey directions from Police, traffic controllers and course marshals.
  • Always ride with the traffic on the left hand side of the road.
  • Do not ride in the gutter.
  • Use hand signals if turning left or right or stopping.
  • Riders must only pass to the right of another rider and call out 'passing' when doing so.
  • Riders should always look behind before pulling out to pass another rider.
  • It is the rider's responsibility to follow the sign posted course.
  • Some marshals will have whistles to assist with alerting Hazard area's ahead.
  • Your bike must be mechanically sound with both front & rear brakes in working order.
  • Always wear your helmet correctly (with straps tightened under chin) when cycling.
  • Wear bright clothing that increases your visibility to other road users.
  • Remember to drink plenty of water and to eat healthy food before, during, and after the event.
  • Entrants should only ride side-by-side where there is enough room left for other cyclists to pass and no more than two abreast.
  • The use of mobile phones while riding is illegal so if you need to use your mobile phone please call 'stopping' and move off the road.


Repair Service

We will be providing mechanical repair services at home base and along the course. You will have to pay for any parts used in the repair, but labour is free of charge. If you break down, turn your bike upside down and wait for either a repair van or a marshal who will transport your bike to the nearest base.

If you are injured

First Aiders will be on site to assist you if anything should happen throughout the event. This service will be available at both the start and midway points of the 25km, 50km and 100km rides. 

In the case of an emergency, please call 000.

Safety

The Enerflex MS Brissie to the Bay bike ride course is held on public roads that may have high traffic demands or present difficult conditions such as steep descents. It is therefore important that participants exercise caution at all times and ride in a protective manner, constantly scanning the environment to be aware of what is happening around them.

 

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altThis event uses public roads that are open to general traffic throughout the ride and therefore all entrants must abide by the road rules and obey police directions.

Ride within the law

All normal Queensland Road Rules apply, unless otherwise directed by a Queensland Police Officer. Please familiarise yourself with these laws here.

Police will be on the road and will fine those who:

  • Disobey traffic lights at intersections and do not stop at pedestrian crossings;
  • Fail to keep to the left of the carriageway;
  • Ride more than two abreast;
  • Ride dangerously;
  • Ride negligently; and
  • Do not wear a helmet.
  • Use mobile phones while riding.  

 

Stay safe when riding

For the safety of you, other cyclists, volunteers, local residents and the general community please follow the safety tips below:

  • Due to safety reasons no iphones or earphones allowed.
  • Abide by the road rules. This includes, but is not limited to, adhering to speed limits, obeying traffic signals and remaining on the left hand side of the road at all times.
  • Listen to and obey directions from Police, traffic controllers and course marshals.
  • Always ride with the traffic on the left hand side of the road.
  • Do not ride in the gutter.
  • Use hand signals if turning left or right or stopping.
  • Riders must only pass to the right of another rider and call out 'passing' when doing so.
  • Riders should always look behind before pulling out to pass another rider.
  • It is the rider's responsibility to follow the sign posted course.
  • Some marshals will have whistles to assist with alerting Hazard area's ahead.
  • Your bike must be mechanically sound with both front & rear brakes in working order.
  • Always wear your helmet correctly (with straps tightened under chin) when cycling.
  • Wear bright clothing that increases your visibility to other road users.
  • Remember to drink plenty of water and to eat healthy food before, during, and after the event.
  • Entrants should only ride side-by-side where there is enough room left for other cyclists to pass and no more than two abreast.
  • The use of mobile phones while riding is illegal so if you need to use your mobile phone please call 'stopping' and move off the road.


Repair Service

We will be providing mechanical repair services at home base and along the course. You will have to pay for any parts used in the repair, but labour is free of charge. If you break down, turn your bike upside down and wait for either a repair van or a marshal who will transport your bike to the nearest base.

If you are injured

First Aiders will be on site to assist you if anything should happen throughout the event. This service will be available at both the start and midway points of the 25km, 50km and 100km rides. 

In the case of an emergency, please call 000.

Safety

The Enerflex MS Brissie to the Bay bike ride course is held on public roads that may have high traffic demands or present difficult conditions such as steep descents. It is therefore important that participants exercise caution at all times and ride in a protective manner, constantly scanning the environment to be aware of what is happening around them.

 

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