Cycling in Mt Alexander Shire

The Mount Alexander Shire is a great place for both on road and off road cycling with a mix of terrain to suit every rider.

Meander through towns and villages or for the more serious cyclist head to the Mount Alexander Regional Park in Harcourt where a well-made bitumen tourist road traverses the ridgeline of the mountain offering captivating views in a stunning natural forest.

Enthusiasts can also walk or cycle part or all of the Goldfields Track – view authentic hidden treasures and experience first-hand the richness of this area’s cultural heritage in the Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park. 

Cycling Tours

Cycling holiday? Winery tour? Weekend escape? Tread Harcourt is the perfect base from which to explore the Victorian Goldfields by bike. Tread is a unique cycling-centric accommodation venue located at the base of Mt Alexander and close to the historic townships of Castlemaine, Maldon and Bendigo. Guided road and MTB tours also availablle. 

Tread Harcourt
21 High St, Harcourt 3453
Ph: 0405 680 516

Local Bike Shop

If you’re in need of equipment, advice or repairs, drop into The Bike Vault - your one stop local bicycle shop providing sales and service, quality products, honest advice, expert mechanics, bike hire, tours, local trail maps and ride routes.

The Bike Vault
220 Barker St, Castlemaine 3450
Ph: 03 5470 6333