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We are pleased to announce the dates for races in the 2019 XC Series – save the date and more info as we approach each event. XC1 April 28 at Douglas XC2 June 15 “Targa Townsville” (Pallarenda, Douglas, Ross Dam) XC3 August 17 Ross Dam XC4 September 15 Pallarenda XC5 October 19 Douglas Races at…Read More
After a huge effort by volunteers today we are pleased to be able to open some trails – but with a few conditions. *All Access is via Windarra Ave or Monkhouse Rd ONLY – no trails accessible from the main carpark yet. *Some trails will be VERY CLEARLY closed/bunted at the trailheads, please pay attention…Read More
An update from Queensland National Parks regarding Mountain Bike & other trails at Pallarenda: Due to the recent weather, there has been substantial damage to the Pallarenda MTB trails, at this stage, they will keep the following trails closed: Under the Radar, Smedleys & Mt Marlow (not MTB). They have signs/barricades at the start of…Read More
The awesome team over at Fabbro Diesel Services have made a generous donation of $500 towards repairing damage at Douglas Mountain Bike Reserve. In addition, they are offering a 15% discount to Rockwheelers & MTBA members who bring their 4×4 in for Servicing or Repairs. ON TOP of this for every car that comes in,…Read More
**Important safety message – please share** Yesterday we had an initial look at Douglas and it’s not good news – our trail network has sustained significant damage – any access even on foot is extremely unsafe at this point in time please avoid. There have been multiple landslips, and with how sodden the ground is…Read More