Destination NSW is the lead government agency for the New South Wales (NSW) tourism and major events sectors. Our role is to market Sydney and NSW as one of the world’s premier tourism and major events destinations; to secure major sporting and cultural events; to work in partnership with Business Events Sydney to win major international conventions and incentive travel reward programs; to develop and deliver initiatives that will drive visitor growth throughout the State; and to achieve the NSW Government’s goal of doubling expenditure within the State’s visitor economy by 2020. 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.