June, 2022

11Jun(Jun 11)11:34 am13Jul(Jul 13)11:34 amOutbike - Gulf to Gulf (Southbound)Ride between the Gulf of Carpentaria and Spencer Gulf in 30 daysKarumbaState:QLD,SADiscipline:Gravel,MTBTerrain:MixedDistance:160+ kmType Ride:Multi-day,Tour

Ride Details

Karumba to Port Augusta Transcontinental via Birdsville Track 30 days plus transfers (start Cairns, end Adelaide)

Ride and see a lot of Australia in one month!
Supported and catered* ride with several vehicles (buses, 4wds) and 5-6 crew and volunteers.
Camping all nights, gear provided.
Outbike first ran the Gulf to Gulf in 2005. Event is confirmed. Maximum 22 riders.
In 2022 four previous G2G riders are returning.
Half rides of 15 days are possible; Karumba to Birdsville or Birdsville to Port Augusta.
Route includes Normanton, Cloncurry, Mt Isa, Boulia, Bedourie, Marree, Flinders Ranges and Wilpena Pound.
There is also an earlier Northbound ride in May-June 2022 which is full (can take names for waitlist).

Outbike’s Gulf to Gulf Southbound is a fantastic opportunity to ride across Australia.

Arcadia Travel provides a fantastic opportunity for cyclists to travel through the heart of Outback Australia with Outbike’s Gulf to Gulf Southbound.

Starting at Karumba in far north Queensland, you’ll ride through the Carpentaria’s Gulf Country via Normanton to Cloncurry before arriving at Mt Isa. Week 2 you’ll roll across Queensland’s iconic Channel Country to Birdsville. Week 3 will have you traversing the legendary Birdsville Track to reach the desert railhead of Maree. In the fourth (and last week), you’ll explore the spectacular Flinders Ranges before finishing at Port Augusta.

Half rides of 15 days are possible; Karumba to Birdsville or Birdsville to Port Augusta.

Approximate distances are: Karumba Point <70> Normanton <200 in 2 days*> Four Ways <185 in 2 days*> Cloncurry <120 Sunday> Mt Isa x 2 nts <300 in 3 days> Boulia <195 in 2 days*> Bedourie <190 in 2 days> Birdsville x 2 nts <315 in 4 days> Mungerannie Pub x 2 nts <65> Cooper Creek<85> Clayton Station <55> Marree x 2 nts <115> Copley <85> Angorichina <80> Wilpena <55> Hawker <65> Quorn <40> Port Augusta.

There is also a Gulf to Gulf Northbound route the previous month.

Outbike’s Gulf to Gulf is a small ride with a maximum of 22 riders.

This ride is fully supported and catered with several vehicles (buses, 4wds) and 5-6 crew and volunteers. You’ll be camping every night and gear is provided.

You’ll be able to ride and see a lot of Australia in one month!

You’ll find other cycling events, like Outbike’s SouthBound Gulf to Gulf, in our online Cycling Event Calendar.

This established ride started in 2005.

Enjoy!

Outbike’s Gulf to Gulf Southbound is a fantastic opportunity to ride across Australia.

Date

11 June - 13 July

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