Rockwheelers News

JCU Side Trails Closed

April 3, 2020 | 1 Comment

**IMPORTANT UPDATE** James Cook University has closed the JCU Side (their land) of the Douglas MTB Park. This includes BOTH walking trails (Windara Avenue & Munkhouse Road) and ALL MTB trails on the JCU Side. The MTB Trails on the JCU Side are:– Wobbegong– Hammerhead– Blue Ring Octopus Loop– Wedgetail– Long Way from Windara to…

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Social Distancing at Douglas

March 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

**NEW STRICTER RESTRICTIONS DUE TO COVID-19** Last night, new stricter restrictions were announced. Both indoor and OUTDOOR gatherings are now restricted to TWO people only (excludes family units and people of the same household). This applies to ALL PARK USERS in the Douglas MTB Reserve, the car park, entry points, hubs and summit. This means…

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COVID-19 Update – Events Postponed

March 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

COVID-19 UPDATE The Rockwheelers committee have made the decision to postpone all Club events up until 31 May 2020, this includes junior rides, this weekends DH social, DH1, XC1, Enduro1, XC2 and DH Social 2. We will re-access as time goes on and if possible start holding events again sooner, however we are acting on…

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Trails Closed

February 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

We have received over 40mm of rain at Douglas is the last 24 hours, with further rain forcast and the reports we have had, the trails are closed. Please check in here, on our Facebook, or Trailforks for further updates.

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Vacant Committee Positions

February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

We are still seeking to fill two committee positions. Positions still vacant are; Social Rides Coordinator – organise social group rides for club members. Usually one every 3-4 months either at Douglas or somewhere new. Beginner Rides Coordinator – organise beginner rides at Douglas MTB Park. Take new club members and beginner MTB riders on…

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Special Promo: $20 Club Membership

February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

It’s 2020 and our New Year’s Resolution is to make Townsville Rockwheelers Mountain Bike Club the biggest MTB Club in the Australia. So, to appeal to the masses we are running a special promotion; $20 per person club membership for the whole of 2020. We need your help to make this happen. Please share our…

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