Everything you need to know to get prepared. Bike maintenance tips to keep you on the road. Comprehensive listings for sleeping, eating and facilities along the way. Lonely Planet knows Australia. The coasts of the wide brown land are perfect for cycle touring, and we've chosen the best rides for every interest and ability level. It's a continent's worth of great cycling experiences - from the wildernesses and superb coastal scenery of Tasmania, to the historic sites and gourmet highlights of Victoria, and World Heritage rainforests in Queensland. Whether you want a short ride through a cool eucalypt forest or a wild 10-day outing through the country's most dramatic coastline, this guide gives you the best of Australia on two wheels.For a light- tOUR DOWn UnDeR Australian cycling had never seen anything like it. January 2009 and a fellow named Lance Armstrong, seven-time winner of the Tour de France, jetted into Adelaide for his ... The best sprinter is awarded a green jersey, while the best climber wears the blue King of the Mountains jersey.
|Author||:||Andrew Bain, Ethan Gelber|
|Publisher||:||Lonely Planet - 2009|