Byron Bay Winter Warmer (ft Cyclist Magazine)

What does your ideal winter cycling weekend look like? If it’s: riding without gloves and jackets, navigating quiet country roads through quaint hinterland villages, enjoying a delicious variety of cuisines, and finishing each ride with a swim in the warm beaches of the Northern Rivers; then our Byron Bay Winter Warmer may just be the trip for you.

Following our #MyBigRideByron feature in February, we’ve invited readers of Cyclist Australia to experience for themselves a taste of riding Australia’s most eastern cape. We want you to come along for the ride. Together with Cyclist Australia, we’ve created an exclusive 4 day, 3 night itinerary to share with you the best rides, restaurants and relaxing experiences in Byron Bay.

This trip is perfect for travellers who want to visit Byron and enjoy a social and active escape. 
Join us from the 22nd to the 25th August.

Trip Details:

Dates: 22 – 25 August 2019

Duration: 4 days / 3 nights

Distance: 160 – 250km 

Dining: Balcony Bar, Shelter, Beach Byron Bay Brunswick Heads Hotel, Top Shop, Doma Federal, Harvest Newrybar & Clunes Cafe

Price Options: Singles from $1500, Groups of 2 from $2850, Groups of 3 from $4000, Groups of 4 from $5000

Don’t need accommodation? Prices from $1000pp

If you’re not sure whether this trip is right for you, or if you have any questions, please Contact us.

The Itinerary:

The Rides:


Warm your way into the weekend with rolling hills, rows of macadamias and scenic coastal stretches. Enjoy coffee at a cosy hinterland village and follow the river back to the coast for a hatted ‘Shelter’ lunch. 

Ride Details:
82km, 1200m elevation
Shorter Option:
40km, 700m elevation
Longer Option:
100km, 1300m elevation


Journey into the Whian Whian and enjoy riding in a sub-tropical jungle beneath rainforest canopy.  Tackle a series of winding climbs and descents, taking you to coffee at a surprisingly-located Japanese cafe named Doma.  

Ride Details:
91km, 1350m elevation
Shorter Option:
64km,1100m elevation


Spin the legs out one more time along a favourite local loop. Enjoy scenic ridgelines mixed with short, challenging climbs before finishing with coffee and pastries at Harvest Newrybar and a fast ride home to finish.

Ride Details:
76km, 800m elevation
Shorter Option:
60km, 650m elevation

To secure your spot, simply click on the button below and select your preferred option. If you have any questions prior to booking please call us on +61 422 768 617 or email bookings@lifecyclestravel.com.

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