In a Snapshot

Thank you for joining us at SHIMANO BIKE BULLER FESTIVAL 2018!

Well done to all riders for a fantastic weekend of fast racing under blue skies, and congratulations to our champions! We hope you had a blast!

Thanks also to everyone who helped make it happen, to our volunteers, to Shimano and our many sponsors, and to all the friends, family members and support crews too.

Head over to the Facebook page to see some amazing photos from the weekend thanks to photographers Mandy Lamont and Matt Rousu, and check out the Rider’s Life video on the event below. Read th ewritten wraps on our NEWS pages or buy your official race photos CLICK HERE

Shimano Bike Buller Festival 2019 will take place on the Labour Day Long Weekend – 9 – 11, 2019! Save the date now...  The Rapid Ascent team.


Results 2018



This revolutionary event brings all that is great about mountain biking to the one location for a huge weekend of bikes, single track, fresh air and good times at a spectacular mountain top destination for all types of riders:


Add in a full social calendar with spectator events, MTB movies, bike expo, kids rides and a huge food, wine and music festival and this is the ultimate biking weekend.

WHEN:  Saturday 9th - Monday 11th March, 2019 (March long weekend - VIC)
WHERE:  Mt Buller, Victoria, Australia
WHAT:  A 3 day mountain bike festival on the spectacular trails at Mt Buller in the breathtaking Victorian Alps. The event coincides with the renowned ‘Picnic in the Park’ food, wine and music festival
WHO:  Mountain bike riders of all levels and riding styles
ENTRIES: Entries are now closed but will open for the 2019 event later this year. 
FEES: Entry Info and Fees - CLICK HERE


The Shimano Bike Buller Festival is designed as a super fun mountain bike event for everyone! Racers can race, recreational riders can enjoy the trails and the scenery, non-riders can do their own thing and we can all get together to enjoy a good party on Saturday night. This is what riding is all about!


"Bike Buller is by far one of my favourite events to do in the world!" Josh Carlson (GIANT Factory Off Road Team; Gravity Enduro World Series rider) 

“The Bike Buller Festival has to be one of Australia’s best events - challenging, diverse and rewarding racing on superb trails in one of Australia’s most beautiful settings.” Mick Ross, Co-Editor FLOW MTB.

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