Based at the Golembil Siding in the stunning Boyne Valley, showcasing the Boyne Burnett Inland Rail Trail’s views and historical railway tunnels

INCLUSIONS

  • Campsite – caravan or tent
  • Tours of the BBIRT
  • Mountain bike ride
  • Catering
  • Evening entertainment and bar
  • Portable toilets and showers

ITINERARY (subject to change)

Fri 3 May12:00 PMOpening of Golembil Siding campground and participant check-in
 5:00 PMEVENT WELCOME – Welcome/acknowledgement of Country and Mayor’s welcome
 5:30 PMWELCOME BBQ under the stars
 9:00 PMLIGHTS OUT
Sat 4 May6:00 AMBREAKFAST
 8:00 AMTOURS DEPART
  Tour 1: Take a tunnel tour from our base camp in Golembil with an easy climb up to Barrimoon returning back to camp (22km)
  Tour 2: Feeling less energetic? Why not take the shuttle service to the top of the range at Barrimoon and enjoy the views and ride through the tunnels all the way back down to Golembil camp (11km of riding)
  Tour 3: Need a great workout? Ride the full Dawes Range Experience from Golembil to Builyan, returning back through Golembil up through the tunnels to Barrimoon then returning to base camp (52km or 30km option)
  Tour 4: Take a historical tour from our base camp in Golembil into the Dawes National Park to see the Glassford Copper Smelter Site and return to camp (26km)
 12:30 PMLUNCH at Golembil base camp
 2:00 PMWORKSHOPS: Bike maintenance by Bicycle Queensland and How to mountain bike safely
 5:30 PMDINNER under the Milky Way
 7:00 PMLive music
 9:00 PMLIGHTS OUT
Sun 5 May6:00 AMBREAKFAST
 8:00 AMTOURS DEPART
  Tour 1: Take a tunnel tour from our base camp in Golembil with an easy climb up to Barrimoon returning back to camp (22km)
  Tour 2: Feeling less energetic? Why not take the shuttle service to the top of the range at Barrimoon and enjoy the views and ride through the tunnels all the way back down to Golembil camp (11km of riding)
  Tour 3: Need a great workout? Ride the full Dawes Range Experience from Golembil to Builyan, returning back through Golembil up through the tunnels to Barrimoon then returning to base camp (52km or 30km option)
  Tour 4: Take a historical tour from our base camp in Golembil into the Dawes National Park to see the Glassford Copper Smelter Site and return to camp (26km)
12:30 PMLUNCH at Golembil base camp
 2:00 PMACCESSIBILITY TRAIL & AMENITIES OPENING: Barrimoon Ride up to the opening of the accessibility trail at Barrimoon (22km return)
 3:00 PMRETAINING WALL VIEWING: On your way to campsite, roll down to retaining wall built 8/5/1924 and ride back to campsite
 3:30 PMBIRTHDAY CELEBRATION: Afternoon tea 100-year birthday celebration of the retaining wall at Golembil
 5:30 PMDINNER under the Milky Way With live music
 9:00 PMLIGHTS OUT
Mon 6 May6:00 AMBREAKFAST
 8:00 AMGuided mountain bike ride on unsealed roads (mountain bike essential)
 10:00 AMEVENT ENDS

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