PACKING LIST

DAY BAG –

  • Thermal Clothes (prepare for ALL weather)
  • Rain jacket/poncho
  • Sunscreen
  • Any specific snacks or electrolytes you may want
  • Medication you may need
    • You CAN NOT get to your overnight bag during the day so you need to have spare warm clothes in your day bag in groups vehicles.

OVERNIGHT BAG – due to space being at a minimum on the trucks, please don’t overpack.

  • Sleeping bag (for those staying at the Kurow Holiday Park), a pillow is not needed.
    • Please check your accommodation details the week before the ride.
  • Towel
  • Own toiletries for showers
  • Warm clothing
  • Comfy clothing for evenings

BIKE GEAR –

  • Bike
  • Helmet
  • 2 x spare tubes
  • Spare wheel if wanted
  • Drink bottle

– There well be a pump in the vehicles but own pump would be useful

– Own tools would also be useful.

PLEASE HAVE THESE ITEMS IN YOUR DAY BAG OR ON YOUR BIKE.

 

HELPFUL HINTS

– * Although there is plenty of food during the day, you may want to pack any snacks you want in the evening after dinner and during the ride.  Lollies in the pocket are always good!

* It is a long 3 days on the bike and your body will be sore, antiflamme, nurofen, panadol and magnesium may be needed to keep you going.

* Bring cash with you (check in with your group about this.)  You may just want to head to the pub for a drink in the evenings.

* Keep your electrolytes up during the day, there will be some available in the vehicles but you may want to bring your own too.

* There will be an auction at the dinner on the Saturday night as part of a final fundraising event.

MAKE SURE TO PUMP TYRES EVERY MORNING AND FILL DRINK BOTTLES READY TO GO BEFORE YOUR BRIEFING. ATTEND ALL BRIEFINGS, BOTH FULL GROUP BRIEFING AND YOUR OWN TEAM BRIEFINGS.