Race Overview

The ‘Race’ will start in Castlemaine and finish in Maldon. It will provide competitive cyclists an opportunity to race the train, and each other, with the lure of line honors as well as a cash prize pool for category winners who beat the train in the process.

Race Direction

Castlemaine to Maldon


  • Long Course 20.8kms
  • Short Course 17.6kms 

Start Time


Start Location

Old Castlemaine Gaol, Bowden Street, Castlemaine VIC 3450

Finish Location

Maldon Historic Railway Station, Hornsby Street, Maldon VIC 3463

Race Categories - Long Course

  • Open Men
  • Open Women
  • 40+ Men
  • 40+ Women
  • U18 Men
  • U18 Women

Race Categories - Short Course

  • Open Men
  • Open Women

Riders must be U18 as at 19 November 2017 to be eligible to contest the U18 category.