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State Mountain Bike Course (Lysterfield Park)

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This world-class mountain bike course located at Lysterfield Park in the foothills of the spectacular Dandenong Ranges, south-east of Melbourne, will be one of the tangible legacies of the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games.

The venue will include around 14km of trails, including a 6km elite competition course.

Seating chart: Cycling - Mountain Bike


The Mountain Bike events will be held in Lysterfield Park at the State Mountain Bike Course.

All spectator entry is General Admission.

There are no allocated seating areas.

Standing room is available throughout the entire length of the track.

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Venue details: Cycling - Mountain Bike

LYSTERFIELD PARK VENUE DETAILS ALL VENUE DETAILS
Open air venue.

Seating: A free ticketed event. Standing room only.

Bicycles: Permitted into the venue.

Public Parking: Churchill Drive.

Gates Open: 90 minutes prior to session time.

Stroller Storage: Not Available.

Venue restrictions: Access to the course and designated spectator areas will involve walking distances over varying moderate to difficult terrain and of up to two kilometres. Spectators should come prepared for changeable weather conditions and with suitable footwear, clothing, sunscreen and water. No seating or shading structures are available, and no chairs, picnic and BBQ equipment will be permitted in the venue. The course is also home to Copperhead, Brown and Tiger snakes, along with European wasps and bees, and caution is urged.

Sport Specific Information: The full length of the course is secured. Spectators must not enter the course at any point or any time other than designated crossing points at the allowed time.

Mobile Phones: Allowed.

Flash Photography: Flash photography is permitted at this venue.
 
Can I bring a bag?
Large bags eskies and picnic hampers are not permitted in Games venues. Bags must be able to sit under the seat. All bags will be inspected on entry to Games venues. It will take people with a bag longer to enter Games venues than those without a bag.

Can I bring a flag and banner?
Flags and banners smaller than one metre by one metre and with handles shorter than one metre long may be taken into Games venues. Flags and banners must not cover any Games venue signage.

Security
The safety and security of all spectators is a priority. Every person entering a Games venue will need to pass through a security screening process. They can expect the process to be similar to an airport security check. The contents of pockets will be checked and bags will be searched.

Can I bring my own food and drink?
Each competition venue has a range of food and drink refreshments available for purchase. A small amount of unopened food and drink may be brought into venues by spectators.

Alcohol cannot be taken into any Games venue.

Can I bring a camera or video camera? Not available. Photography and filming for personal, non-commercial purposes is permitted at Games venues. Some venues however, do not allow for flash photography.

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Accessibility Information

Nearest Live / Cultural site: Birrurung Marr, Alexandra Gardens, Federation Square. 

Preferred transport: Parking at Hallam Station and accessible shuttle bus to venue.


Accessibility LogoAccessible Transport

Transport details

  • Train to Hallam Station, accessible shuttle bus to venue from Hallam Station (note this will be a separate drop point from the Spectator Shuttle).

Pathways

  • Accessible parking to the accessible shuttle bus pick up – 50 metres; Accessible shuttle bus stop to viewing area – 300 metres.

Melways Ref/Landmark

  • Accessible Shuttle drops within the Venue. Melways Ref: 82, K10.


Accessibility LogoAccessible Pick up/Drop off

Transport details

  • Hallam Station to connect to Accessible shuttle bus Service.

Pathways

  • Pathway from station to accessible shuttle bus – 50 metres.

Melways Ref/Landmark

  • Melways Ref: 29 G12.


Accessibility LogoAccessible Taxi Pick up / Drop off

Transport details

  • Hallam Station to connect to Accessible shuttle bus Service.

Pathways

  • Pathway from taxi drop to accessible shuttle bus – 50 metres.

Melways Ref/Landmark

  • Melways Ref: 96, G4. 


Accessible Parking

Transport details

  • Hallam Station – limited availability.

Pathways

  • Parking to accessible shuttle bus – 50 metres.

Melways Ref/Landmark

  • Melways Ref: 96, G4.


Accessibility LogoAccessible Seating

Transport details

  • No seating at this event, a dedicated Accessible viewing area will be available.

Pathways

  • NB – The pathway surfaces are gravel, while gradients are excessive at times.


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Accessible Toilets

Transport details

  • Located within the venue in close proximity to the viewing area.

Pathways

  • All accessible toilets are located on nature surface in areas of minimal gradient.


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