San Remo to Cowes
This generally flat ride is great for families. Starting at the bridge onto Phillip Island and ending at the Cowes jetty, it passes through farmland and there are plenty of places to visit on the way, like the National Vietnam Veterans Museum, a chocolate factory, a maze and wildlife parks.
Distance: 17km one way
Track: Sealed bicycle path or shared pathway
Grade: Level 1 – No experience required, suitable for beginners and children
Start: San Remo Bridge, San Remo
Finish: Jetty Triangle, Cowes
Note: Take care at road crossings
Getting there: Travel via Monash Freeway (M1) and South Gippsland Highway (A440) from Melbourne, and then Bass Highway (A420) towards Phillip Island. Turn right at the Anderson roundabout into Phillip Island Road and travel to San Remo approximately 126km south-east of Melbourne.