Bowral Classic 2019

35km | 90km | 120 km | 175km
Sunday 20 October 2019

Join Team Wish in Bowral

The award-winning Bowral Classic is back! Are you up for the challenge of riding the ultimate Gran Fondo event?

Since the inaugural event in 2016, the Bowral Classic has become a staple fixture in the cycling calendar. With four courses to choose from, all showcasing the most beautiful scenery you can experience on two wheels, there is a course to suit everyone’s ability.

Join Team Wish to take on the challenge and make wishes come true for sick kids at the same time - with the chance to ride for free when you raise $1,000 or more.

Perks of joining Team Wish

Ride for FREE

Raise $1,000 or more and we'll refund your registration fee

Official Team Wish singlet

Raise $50 and you'll get an official Team Wish singlet to train in

Dedicated support

Access our fundraising experts and online toolkit to help reach your goals

How it works

Joining Team Wish

Head to the official Bowral Classic website to sign up for your place in the event. During registration, you'll be asked to nominate a cause you care about - be sure to add Make-A-Wish!

Got a place already? Join Team Wish by creating a fundraising page

Got your place? Great! You can now officially join Team Wish by creating your fundraising page. It's easy to do and only takes a couple of minutes to set up.

Personalise your fundraising page with your story of why you're taking on the challenge. Then share it with friends and family, collect donations and help make wishes come true. Every dollar counts!

Don't forget
, when you raise over $1,000, we'll refund your registration fee!

Make your way to Bong Bong St, Bowral for the big event on Sunday 20 October 2019. Give it your best, and know that wherever you place, you're part of the team making wishes come true for sick kids across the country.

Ride for free

Raise $1,000 or more and we'll refund your registration fee!

I don’t think people realise how important wishes are for kids. They are going through hell and it gives them a distraction and something to look forward to.

Beni’s mum - Beni, 11 wished to meet WWE hero

FAQs

Got a question? We're here to help!

Yes, of course! When you raise money for Make-A-Wish, our expert Fundraising team is available at every step of the way to support you.

Call us on 1800 032 260 or email [email protected] anytime - we're here to help.

From the Make-A-Wish event or celebration page, follow the link to build, personalise and share your page - it only takes a few moments.

  • Create and personalise your page. Add a photo and tell people why you're helping make kids wishes come true - your friends want to hear your story.
  • Aim high, and tell people why. Fundraisers who tell potential donors what their target is -and what it will achieve - raise 74% more than those who don’t.
  • Spread the word. Share your page with family and friends, and let the world know you're making a difference for kids with life-threatening illnesses all over Australia. #makeawishAustralia
  • Keep your page fresh. Update donors and potential donors about your event preparation and fundraising progress - what you're inspired by, any hurdles you've come across, what you're enjoying etc.

For more fundraising ideas and tips to reach your goal, get in touch with us.

No problem! We're here to help. Let us know your question by emailing [email protected] or calling the Fundraising team on 1800 032 260.

Your impact

Every year, thousands of Australian children are diagnosed with a life-threatening illness like cystic fibrosis, a heart condition, or cancer.

This year, Make-A-Wish will support 700 kids on a wish journey, helping them discover that anything is possible.

Together, we can make even more unforgettable wishes come true, opening up a new world of hope and opportunity.

Find out about the difference you'll make