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Great Southern Getaway

90 McCartin Street, Leongatha, Victoria, 3953
Tour operated by: Australian Cycling Holidays

This cycle, in beautiful green southern Gippsland, is perfect for a weekend getaway. This two day, two night tour allows you to escape the city and relax, at your pace.

Start the tour in Melbourne where you will board the prebooked coach to Gippsland. Leave Southern Cross Railway Station from the bay right next to the SkyBus. The ride is two hours. You will love the views along the way. They will meet you off the coach and take you to Alkira Garden Studios, your accommodation for the night.

Then it is off for a two day cycle of your choice.

At the end of your tour we will collect you in time for the return coach to Melbourne Southern Cross or to return you to your car. No need to rush or feel pressured. They are here to make sure your getaway is just as relaxing (or challenging) as you want it to be.

Days of operation:
  • We start this tour on any day of the year. There are no minimum numbers required. You will take the prebooked coach from Melbourne and we will collect you from the Leongatha coach stop for your first nights accommodations. We will fit you with bikes and you will be ready to start in the morning. We will ensure you are finished intime for your trip back to Melbourne at the end of your getaway.

Tour highlights:
  • Great Southern Getaway Unwind 32km
  • Great Southern Getaway Complete 72km
  • Great Southern Getaway Grand Ridge upto 160km

Australian Cycling Holidays specialises in self-guided, fully supported, cycling holidays close by Melbourne in the beautiful Bass Coast and Gippsland.

Tours start every day. Fabulous country scenery. Quiet roads and paths.

Cycle at your pace. Start and stop when you like. Accommodation, luggage transfers, Trek Bicycles, roadside assist included. Cyclewayz app and maps for Navigation.

Everything is organised, all you have to do is pedal.

Australian Cycling Holidays offer cycling journeys, suitable for families, single cyclists, couples or groups, including:

Bass Coast and Beyond is a popular tour with a mix of coastal and country scenery, towns and tastes.

During the Great Southern Getaway, pedal the Great Southern Rail Trail or explore the hills. Weekend markets abound. Family friendly.

The Wild Coast Rolling Country is a great mix of hills, valleys, trails and roads.

South Gippsland Rail Trails, enjoy the scenic journey through little old country towns with great cafes, all on cycle paths and rail trails.

At Melbourne Breakout, start in Melbourne and pedal to the rolling hills of Gippsland. Past distilleries, breweries and markets.

The Grand Gippsland starts in Melbourne and travels through Gippsland to Marlo where the Snowy River meets the sea.

90 McCartin Street, Leongatha, Victoria, 3953

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