Cycling to campus
Cycling keeps you fit, saves money on petrol, tolls and parking, as well as reducing carbon emissions by not burning fossil fuels.
Which is the best route to take?
There are many different options depending on which direction you are coming from. The easiest way to plan your route is using Google Maps
Where can I park my bike?
- BikeHubs (Eastern: E7B; Western: C3A/C5C)
- Library (16 Macquarie Walk)
- Library Forecourt
- 16 Wally's Walk
- 12 Wally's Walk
- 17 Sir Christopher Ondaatje Ave (Colonnade)
- Eastern Road near 11 Wally's Walk
- 4 Eastern Road
- F5A Carpark (bike lockers)
- 10 Hadenfeld Ave
- Macquarie Theatre 21 Wally's Walk
- 23 Wally's Walk
- MGSM 1 Executive Road
- X8 Carpark
- Sport & Aquatic Centre 10 Gymnasium Road
- Incubator Building 8 Hadenfeld Ave
More information (including map) available on website
Can I have a shower?
Showers are available in the Bike Hubs and the Sport & Aquatic Centre. There are a number of other showers on campus but not all are accessible by all staff and students.
Is there somewhere to fix my bike?
There is a bike repair station on Wally’s Walk between the Central Courtyard and Campus Common which provides:
- Foot pump
- Tyre levers
- Allen key set
Is there a bike share scheme?
We have Reddy Go bikes here on campus. Keep an eye out for the bright red bikes, which feature 3-speed gears, a bell, light aluminium frame, airless tyres and solar powered lights. To use Reddy Go, download the mobile app.
Where can I meet other riders?
Connect with other cyclists on Campus at Bike Macquarie on FaceBook