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    Cycling plus charity equals Centennial Parklands

 

Centennial Parklands is one of the best destinations for cycling in Sydney, and we regularly support the community through charitable events and fundraisers. When the two come together, we’re also there to support!

Over the last few years, literally millions of dollars have been raised for charitable causes across Centennial Parklands – and we’re currently supporting a range of cycling-related fundraisers:

 

The Ride to Conquer Cancer & The Weekend to End Women’s Cancers

Charity: Chris O’Brien Lifehouse, supporting cancer patient needs.

A two-day cycling adventure through the scenic New South Wales countryside. Recently the guys behind this fundraiser held a promotional activity in Centennial Park to raise awareness of the ride and the cause.

 

The crew for the Ride to Conquer Cancer event in Centennial Park

The crew for the Ride to Conquer Cancer event in Centennial Park

 

The Variety Cycle

Charity: Variety – the children’s charity, helping Aussie kids be kids

An epic cycle journey from Centennial Park to Hobart! This amazing event starts right here in Centennial Park and takes 15 days. Around 400 people with gather on Saturday 28 February 2015 to send off the riders.

 

The Variety Cycle starts in Centennial Park on Saturday 28 February 2015

The Variety Cycle starts in Centennial Park on Saturday 28 February 2015

 

145 Classic – Ride for Youth

Charity: Sir David Martin Foundation, supporting disadvantaged youth

A cycling event from Centennial Park to the Southern Highlands. Approximately 100 cyclists will commence a 145km ride to raise funds for the Sir David Martin Foundation providing support for disadvantaged and troubled youth.

 

The 145 Classic starts from Centennial Park on Sunday 1 March 2015

The 145 Classic starts from Centennial Park on Sunday 1 March 2015

 

Three great causes, three great events, one great venue.

Centennial Park is one of the best destinations in Sydney for cycling, however it is only through respectful use of our shared space that we can ensure all park visitors have an enjoyable and safe visit to our wonderful Parklands.

Respect, share, enjoy. Centennial Parklands – come play!

 

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