Travel and accommodation

Planning your travel to Tasmania

Flights to and from Tasmania, including transport of your bike, will be at your own expense. We recommend booking your flights early ensuring you register with the airline that you are carrying a bike. 

Once you've booked your flights please complete the following Flight Details Form to assist us to plan for you arrival in Launceston and departure from Hobart. 

Flight Details Form

Ride Start - Launceston

Both the 3 & 5 Day rides start in Launceston, direct flights are available from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, we recommend you book your flights early to avoid missing out in the current environment. We ask that you plan to arrive before to 3.00 pm on the day prior to the ride start.

Your pre-ride accommodation

As part of your registration we have arranged accommodation for all riders and road crew for the night prior to the ride start in Launceston. Should you wish to arrive earlier you are welcome to do so, but please arrange your own additional accommodation.


5 Day Ride — Plan to arrive before 3.00pm Monday, 20 March 2023

Country Club Tasmania  Country Club Ave, Prospect Vale (Launceston) 

We have arranged accommodation at Country Club Tasmania which is just on the south western outskirts of Launceston and a short distance from the airport.  There are shops within walking distance including supermarket, chemist and a bike shop.  For those keen hackers, Country Club Tasmania has an 18 hole championship golf course with pro-shop and restaurants, bars, cafe and an on-site casino. 

If you'd like to arrange additional accommodation call the hotel directly on (03) 6335 5777.  


3 Day Ride — Plan to arrive before 3.00pm Wednesday, 22 March 2023

Mercure Launceston — 3 Brisbane Street, Launceston

We have arranged accommodation at Mercure Launceston which is on the edge of the CBD and with in walking distance of all amenities.  We will be having a 2-night stay at this location.

If you'd like to arrange additional accommodation call the hotel directly on (03) 6331 2055.  

Our arrival in Hobart

The ride will finish on Saturday 25 March at Wrest Point Casino, Hobart. Family and friends are welcome to join the finish line celebrations. We will provide more exciting details on the ride finish celebrations in due course.


Accommodation at finish

Accommodation will be on-site at Wrest Point with facilities available for you to pack your bike bags and relax before our finish line dinner. Your family and friends are most welcome to join us at the roll in and Finish Line dinner celebrations afterwards.  We will provide more details in due course.

Please let us know if you are expecting family to join via email at

If you would like to arrange additional accommodation please contact the Wrest Point directly on 1800 030 611