New South Wales is wonderfully diverse, from the beautiful beaches and splendid national parks to the historic towns, delicious wine regions, dazzling snowfields and the striking outback.You’ll find many memorable experiences. Enjoy a spectacular array of events, from the iconic Tamworth Country Music Festival to tasty festivals in the wine regions. There are wonderful art exhibitions and fabulous concerts, bustling farmers markets and traditional agricultural shows, as well as thrilling sports and much more all proudly supported by Destination NSW. Visit www.visitnsw.com
Shimano Cycling Australia works closely with a dedicated team of cycling enthusiasts to promote the enjoyment of nature through cycling. This makes Shimano Cycling the ideal partner for Port to Port MTB, as our riders navigate some of the most beautiful natural terrains in Australia. Visit www.shimano.com.au
Newcastle, Australia's seventh largest city, is only 160kms north of Sydney. All within an hour's drive, Newcastle is ideally located to access amazing beaches; world-class wineries in the Hunter Valley; Australia's largest salt water lake, Lake Macquarie. Easily accessible by air with several flights departing daily, rail, boat, interstate and local coach services. Newcastle City Council is a proud supporter of major events throughout the region. Visit www.visitnewcastle.com.au
Lake Macquarie is home to the largest permanent coastal saltwater lake in the Southern Hemisphere, twice the size of Sydney Harbour. The Lake offers spectacular views and supports many activities from adventure water sports to walking and cycling along the foreshore. Lake Macquarie City Council has been a proud support of the Port to Port MTB since its inception and we look forward to welcoming you again in 2019. Visit www.visitlakemac.com.au
Port to Port MTB are proud to support the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service, the community’s own rescue helicopter.
Since 1975 no one has ever had to pay to be assisted by the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service.
- Four AW139’s across three bases
- Servicing 1.5 million people throughout Northern NSW
- Approaching 2,000 missions each year
- Ready to respond 24/7
- Every dollar donated helps to ensure that the Rescue Helicopter continues to fly as a free service 24/7.
Visit www.rescuehelicopter.com.au or call 1800 155 155 to make a tax deductible donation.
With trails that welcome all to get the wheels rolling, the Port to Port MTB provides a fantastic opportunity for participants and spectators to be directly exposed to particular products, services and brands.
There are many ways to get involved from sampling in rider kits to onsite activations at the start & finish lines.