Rider pack collection information will be provided closer to the 2022 event.
The closing date for 2022 registrations will be confirmed soon.
Yes, it is recommended that children under 15 years of age should be accompanied by an adult in their event, on event day.
Information will be provided closer to the 2022 event.
In 2021 we conducted a virtual event parallel to the tradition edition.
There were two ways to get involved;
Yes, it will be released closer to the event date. As an example, you can view the 2021 Event Booklet online here.
The 2022 Sunbuild Top End Gran Fondo date will be released soon!
145km Sunbuild Gran Fondo
109km Heath Motor Group Tonne
60km Darwin Family Law Half
25km Fleet Choice NT
10km Top End
3km Royal Flying Doctor Service Mini Fondo
If for some reason you can’t participate, you can transfer your registration to a friend at no cost, just contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you can’t transfer it and want a refund, you can do so before 24 July for just a $10 admin fee.
When you register online, you will be given the opportunity to purchase either or both of these, just click the green + sign to add the amount to your cart.
If you have already registered, simply go back online here to purchase more items, like gloves, socks, bib knicks etc.
The official jersey is included in the 145km and 109km rides.
You’re encouraged to stick around the finish and enjoy the festival atmosphere. There will be music, presentations and of course cheer on other competitors as they finish their ride.
Join us at the Precinct for a meal - included for all Full Fondo entrants, or purchase online.
Yes, there are 4 aid stations on course;
AID STATION 1: Located at Pit Lane Liquor, at approximately 21kms
AID STATION 2: Located at Hopewell Rd/Cox Penninsula. Note this is for Full Fondo riders only, at
AID STATION 3: Located on Elrundie Road out the front of Marlows Lagoon, at approximately
120kms for the Full and 45km for the Half Fondo.
AID STATION 4: Hidden Valley Road, approximately 10km from the finish line for the Full, Half and Fun Fondo riders.
Due to COVID-19 regulations, we are no longer providing a brunch at the finish line.
Riders in the 145km and 109km events will still receive a packed meal from The Precinct, included in your entry. This will be provided at the finish line.
All participants in the Full Fondo, 109km and Virtual events will receive an official events jersey. There are also a limited number available to purchase for $70 online.
2022 entries will be open soon.
Anyone can enter, regardless of age, ability or how new your bike is. A Fondo is not a race, it’s a ride for all levels. The only proviso is that your bike is road worthy and passes the checks by our mechanic. But it can be a road, mountain, hybrid, fixed wheel, tandem or bmx, the choice is yours.
2022 timetable TBC.
The event is owned by Darwin Cycling Club. Each year a committee is assembled to organise the event, led by Epic Events and Marketing who is engaged as the event manager.