NOOSA STRADE BIANCHE is a mixed terrain 'gravel fondo' through the Noosa Hinterland & hosted by the historic Apollonian Hotel at Boreen Point on the shores of beautiful Lake Cootharaba.
Our ride will be held in conjunction with the NOOSA RISE & GRIND GRAVEL GRAN FONDO, on a shorter course within the NR&G route.
NOOSA STRADE BIANCHE is a celebration of steel framed bicycles of any persuasion (please; no carbon forks!).
NSB is NOT a race; enjoy the ride with friends!
WE HAVE POSTPONED THE MAY EDITION DUE TO THE ADVERSE WEATHER EVENT.
NOW SUNDAY 9 OCTOBER 2022;
Noosa Strade Bianche: 85km: $135
Approx 1200m vert & 50% gravel.
VIEW THE COURSE & DOWNLOAD GPX FILE HERE
Your entry fee includes:
Souvenir NSB bib number
Refreshments at our on-course stops Cooran, Mothar Mtn & Old Wahpunga School site.
Souvenir NSB bottle opener & keyring.
Broom wagon support and on-course ambos; Sunshine Coast Volunteer First Aiders.
A Celebratory beer and meal from the smokehouse at the Apollonian, at the conclusion of your ride.
A Specially minted NSB Commorative medallion and ribbon.
Stay on for the afterparty, in the Apollonian beer garden!
There will be an on-course photographer; SUNNY COAST PHOTO .
ARRIVE EARLY SUNDAY MORNING TO ALLOW FOR
REGISTRATION AND SIGN-ON.
ROLL-OUT from APOLLONIAN HOTEL ; 7.00AM.
The Noosa Strade Bianche Association Inc. is a not-for-profit group of cycling enthusiasts ;
We are partnering with:
ROTARY CLUB- NOOSA HEADS & proceeds from the event to go towards their good work in the local community.
The 2021 RISE & GRIND resulted in $5000 being directed to Rotary.
COAST2BAY COMMUNITY HOUSING GROUP. A not for profit committed to providing safe, affordable homes to individuals & families on the Sunshine Coast.
WE STRONGLY SUGGEST THAT YOU CARRY AN AUSCYCLING 'SINGLE DAY EVENT LICENCE' OR EQUIVALENT INSURANCE.
THE ONUS IS ON YOU
If we do have to cancel the event due to unforeseen circumstances such as extreme weather or Covid lockdowns, we will provide a refund less costs levied by this booking site.
Except for the above, refunds will be at the discretion on the organisers up to August 31st, after which a 50% refund will apply. From 14 September to the NSB event on 9 October, no refund will be possible.
NOOSA STRADE BIANCHE ASSOCIATION acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we hold this festival and pay our respects to the First Peoples of this country, their culture and Elders, past, present and emerging.
19 LAGUNA STREET
NOOSA STRADE BIANCHE ASSOCIATION INC.