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Sydney Rides the Park is the opening event of the 2015 Sydney Rides Festival. A great family day out, where you can ride or walk and check out all the fun activities in Sydney Park. You can also pick up

BMX arena

Be amazed watching the Big Air School team rip it up with their BMX skills. Displays - 9am, 11am or 1pm, each session will be followed by a 45-minute workshop for the kids.



Rock climbing

Explore your inner and outer limits with rockclimbing. Have you got the skills, drive and resilience to scale that wall?



Mountain board slope

If you love shredding that white fluffy snow, then Mountain Boarding is the next best thing to snowboarding, skate boarding, and surfing, no snow, no worries. Get that adrenaline high carving the grassy slopes on a mountain board.

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Parkour

Learn some sweet moves and get your ninja on - Jump, vault, climb and roll with Jump Squad HQ. A great activity for kids and kids at heart to learn to move from obstacles with speed and agility. Join a free workshop at 9.15am, 10.30am, 11.45am and 1pm.

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Jump Squad HQ


Balance bike zone

Join experienced instructors and learn the best techniques to teach your child to ride at free balance-bike clinics between 10am and 2pm.

Cyclocross track

Watch riders tackle the twists, turns and leap over obstacles on the main hill. Off road racing fun.



Yoga in the Park

Get your downward dog on, bend, stretch, cleanse your body and soul. Try a yoga sessions designed with bike riders in mind. Join a 7.30am or 10.30am class. BYO yoga mat or towel.

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CityFarm field

Graze on the edible garden, take part in a planta-pot workshop and get educated about our native animals from the Taronga zoomobile.

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Taronga Zoomobile


Walking tours

Take a walking tour and learn about the ecology and history of the area. Tours begin at 9am, 11am and 1pm, at the CityFarm marquee.

Bike powered juice lounge

Check out the lounge to buy a blend your own bike powered smoothie, ice creams, coffee or other refreshment.

Those that just want to do their own thing, check out the new bike tracks and routes at Sydney Park including a shaded learn-to-ride area for cycling courses, a 'wetland explorer' bike route for more experienced riders and a 2km circuit linking the major zones of the park.

If that isn't already enough to do, then there is also an award-winning children's playground next to the bike tracks with tactile play equipment to stimulate the senses of touch, hearing and sight.

A Chance to Win: Those taking part in Sydney Rides the Park could also win a new bike by collecting three Sydney Rides stamps to enter the prize draw.

Sydney Rides the Park is just one of the many great events of this year's Sydney Rides Festival. It's free so check it out!

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Why? Cycling Festival Event
When: Saturday 10 October 2015, 7.00am - 2.00pm
Phone: (02) 9265 9333
Where: Sydney Park, Princes Highway, St Peters
Cost: FREE
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We very much enjoy taking my partner's daughters to ride our bikes in Sydney Park:)
by Maria M (score: 2|661) 1332 days ago
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