The Shimano Bike Buller Festival is not all about bikes – in fact we’ve got a full calendar of activities and engagements to keep those without wheels pretty busy as well.
FRIDAY: The Whit Bar - Riders Welcome
Friday 8th March, from 5:00pm
What better way to meet up with new and old friends than by getting together at the Whit Bar in the Bike / Ski Club of Victoria lodge on The Summit Rd for a pre-race meal and drink or two... Meet up with old friends and new and get into the spirit for a great weekend.
SATURDAY: Summer Sessions
Saturday 9th March, from 5:00pm
Two jaw dropping spectator events will get you pumped on Saturday night with:
These events are designed so we can watch with a beer in one hand and a burger in the other and are a true spectacle for anyone who’s on the mountain. The 16” Dual Slalom is crazy-funny as two riders go head-to-head down a grass d-s track on kids 16” bikes, while the NEW SLOPESTYLE event will be crazy-impressive as the freestylers riders in the country show us their best tricks, whips and big air style.
Not our photo - but the slopestyle will be a bit similar to this!
SUNDAY: ‘Picnic in the Park’ – food, wine and music festival
Sunday 10th March, 11:00am – 5:00pm
Organised by Mt Buller Resort Management, the ‘Picnic in the Park’ festival at Mirimbah is an afternoon of indulgence, including:
- Local cold climate wines and beers
- A fantastic range of quality regional food and produce
- Live music from a range of talented musicians and entertainers
With the sun shining, the Delatite river running right past and the beautiful grass parkland all around this is simply the best way to wrap up your Sunday for riders and non-rider alike. Roll out the picnic blanket and make yourself comfortable!
Super-D riders get free entry to Picnic in The Park upon presentation of your number plate. Non-competitors are $20 per adult entry price, which includes a free glass and a free wine or beer. Kids under 18 are free. (If you are a spectator and just want to collect your rider then you will have to wait outside the Park otherwise you must pay the entry fee).
Book your TRANSFER back up Mt Buller: Bus + trailer lift for you + bike is available from the Picnic at the Park at Mirimbah up Mt Buller but YOU NEED TO BOOK it with us before the event. If not then you can car pool, get a ride with friends or ride back up (if you are mad!).
SUNDAY: FREE MTB MOVIE
Sunday 11th March, 8:00pm onwards
We'll bring up the latest MTB movie for a FREE showing on the big screen at the Mt Buller Cinema. Bring your beers and your mates and get ready for some true wow-factor riding from the best on the planet.
EVENT EVENT PARTY
Did someone say party... details tbc