General Information

The CTA is the premier cycle touring club in Western Australia. We offer recreational cycling with a focus on cycle touring. Touring is about enjoying the journey with others and experiencing the simple pleasures of multi-day cycle touring and camping in good company!

The CTA’s prime touring event of the year is the ‘On Your Bike’ (OYB) tour. This week long tour is fully supported and held in spring. Details on this year’s (or the next) OYB tour can be found here.

The Club also organises a number of weekend, long weekend or multi-day tours during the year. This gives people new to cycle touring an opportunity to try it out on a short event. It also provides a number of tours each year for those more familiar with touring. The full list of tours for the year can be found here. Information on past tours can be found here.

Documents providing useful information on touring can be found at the links below:

CTA Guidelines for Leading a Cycle Tour

Guide to Setting Up a Touring Bike (portrait) or Guide to Setting Up a Touring Bike (landscape)

Suggested Packing List for Cycle Touring

Cycling in Western Europe. by Chris Jones (CJ)

Tech Talk GPS mapping for cycle touring (PDF) or Tech Talk GPS mapping for cycle touring (MS-Word)





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All Upcoming Events

  1. Explore The Swan

    Wednesday February 28 @ 8:00 am
  2. The Long Weekend, One Day, No Pannier Tour (again).

    Sunday March 4 @ 8:15 am - 4:00 pm
  3. Labour Day

    Monday March 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Go Bush in Kalamunda

    Monday March 5 @ 9:00 am
  5. It’s a Mystery Ride

    Wednesday March 7 @ 8:00 am
  6. Night Ride: Perth Stadium Ride

    Thursday March 8 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  7. The Great Southern Full pannier Tour

    Sunday March 11 @ 8:00 am - Saturday March 17 @ 5:00 pm
  8. Kalamunda Loop

    Wednesday March 14 @ 8:00 am
  9. Shelley Jaunt

    Sunday March 18 @ 9:00 am
  10. Canning River Ramble

    Wednesday March 21 @ 8:00 am