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Since April 2019, the Townsville Rockwheelers Mountain Bike Club has been conducting a trail monitoring program at the 116ha Douglas MTB Reserve. The purpose of the program is to create robust baseline data for the usage of Townsville’s premier mountain biking location. This program is a Club initiative aimed at creating a better understanding of…Read More
**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…Read More
**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…Read More
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…Read More