The MS Sydney to Gong is the most epic and scenic ride you will do in 2019! Riding through the Royal National Park past Waterfall to the Otford Lookout at Stanwell Tops, along the spectacular Sea Cliff Bridge, then along the coast through to a backdrop of sun, sand and surf in Wollongong. A remarkable ride that you will not forget.
The MS Sydney to the Gong Ride has a total ascent of 1059m.
Rest Sites – 82km course
Loftus Oval - Morning Tea
Waterfall Train Station
Royal National Park - Lunch
Otford LookoutScarborough Public School - Fruit Stop
Nicholson Park - Wonoona
Complimentary tea, coffee and muffins will be available the Loftus Oval. Fruit will be available at Scarborough Public School. We do encourage you to bring some cash with you in case you want to purchase any additional snacks or lunch along the route. Don’t forget to bring a water bottle to fill up with water at each Rest Stop. You can pre-order lunch packs to collect either at the Royal National Park or the Finish Village in Wollongong.
We pride ourselves on having the highest safety standards and emergency procedures in place to ensure everyone has an enjoyable and safe ride. We have 16 medical support vehicles, 22 police vehicles with 124 police, 430 volunteers and 5,000 traffic cones to help direct and assist you along the course – your safety is importance to us and we provide a considerably higher level of support than most cycling events in the country!
We work closely with the NSW Police Force, Roads & Maritime Services and Transport Management Centre to provide extensive traffic management along the way, reducing the volume of traffic along the course creating buffers between cyclists and vehicles ensuring that you have a safe and enjoyable ride.
* Distances subject to change