Ultimate Cycling Trips: Australia is your practical and inspirational guide to 40 of the best cycling trails across Australia.
Journey across Australia on two wheels with these hand-picked bike rides that range from gentle rail trails with a gourmet edge, to multi-day cycle tours, to blasts on the country’s best mountain-bike trail networks. Trips include South Australia's Riesling Trail, the Alpine Epic Mountain Bike Trail in Victoria, Three Gorges Loop in New South Wales and the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail.
With detailed descriptions, suggested itineraries, images, maps and a swag of Australia’s finest natural features along the way, this is the book to inspire you to hit the road, track or rail trail.
About the Author
Andrew Bain is an award-winning travel writer, specialising in outdoor adventure, who can usually be found cycling when he should be working. He's the author of Headwinds (2003, Hardie Grant Books), the story of his 20,000-kilometre bike ride around Australia, and is also the author of Where to Ride Tasmania and Lonely Planet's Cycling Australia guidebook. He continues to write stories on cycling around the world for various publications, including Lonely Planet's Epic Bike Rides of the World.