It is recommended that motorists planning to drive in suburbs around Altona, Williamstown, Footscray, Sunshine and Werribee between 6:00am and 2:30pm allow extra time to reach their destination.

Participants in the event are encouraged wherever possible to ride to the event start. If you do have to drive to the event, aim to arrive at your chosen car park one hour prior to your wave start time to give yourself plenty of time to get from your car parking location to the start.

Car Parking

Limited car parks are available next to the City of Hobsons Bay Civic Centre, adjacent to the event village.

Street parking is also available in Millers Road and Kororoit Road, please do not park in residential areas.

Bike Parking

Secure bike parking and cloth will be provided at the Event Village near the start finish at Cherry Lakes Reserve. You will be able to store your bike securely in a designated bike parking spot before and after your ride. Security will be provided from 6.00 am to 3.00 pm.

Metro Trains

Tip: Catch the Train wherever possible. Altona railway station is a few hundred metres from the Ride West Village where the start finish is located. Visit the Ride West Page on the PTV website for more details. For detailed information about parking facilities at stations visit or call 1800 800 007.