eBike Tours

Parramatta River Cycleway

This is one ride you cannot get bored with; there are several alternative routes full of scenic highlights, and all can be enjoyed throughout the year. This time, I started on Dyson Street at the Putney end of the famous Parramatta River Cycleway.

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Stay on the Cycleway until you reach the University of Western Sydney campus and make sure you check out the coffee shop (especially the caramel salted cookies).

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After coffee, you enter the beautiful Parramatta riverside area. The local council has transformed the precinct into a tourist destination.

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Leaving Parramatta, you soon cross over the Silverwater Road Bridge and enter the Olympic Park Precinct where there are several bike paths, each offering their own scenic highlights.

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Keep an eye out for small dirt tracks running off the main sealed cycle routes. There are a few lesser known trails that go bush and are well worth exploring.

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Once you return to civilisation, the Olympic Park is an expansive architectural space and huge fun to ride around.

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You can return via the Bicentennial Park and the Rhodes satellite city. There are many variations to this ride, limited only by your imagination.

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This was a 37 km ride and took two and a half hours to complete. You could start at the Olympic Park railway station or take a ferry to/from Parramatta, so it is one of the most accessible, safe, and scenic bike paths in the State.

Parra Olympic loop

Find detailed map on https://strava.app.link/L9kN6wdU0X

Visit the eBikerDiary YouTube Channel for selected video clips of this ride at:

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