The Canning Bridge Scavenger Ride is a FREE event for all ages. Ride your bikes up and down the shared bike path, answer questions and go into the running to win some great prizes. Everyone is welcome! 

Starting on the bike path outside of The Raffles Hotel, Applecross, follow the map and make your way along the path from South Perth Yacht Club to The Dome Cafe Deep Water Point. Along the journey there are questions to answer and challenges to complete. Submit your completed question sheet before 5pm to go into the major prize draw.

If you have any questions about this event, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at [email protected] or call 08 6336 9688.

DATE:             SATURDAY, 20 JULY 2024

LOCATION:  CANNING BRIDGE ( bike path outside The Raffles Hotel)

TIME:             2PM – 5PM

  • What do I need to bring?

    Participants need to bring their own bike and Australian Standards approved helmet. It is also a good idea to bring a water bottle, sunscreen and a snack.

  • How far is the bike ride?

    To complete the scavenger hunt from start to finish is roughly 7km.

  • Is it an individual or team event?

    This event can be completed by individuals but we do suggest that families work together to complete the hunt as a team.

  • Is it suitable for all ages?

    Yes however, please consider the riding ability of your children when deciding to attend this event. It will involve the navigation of paths and pedestrians as it is not a closed event. Children under the age of 16 MUST be supervised by an adult or guardian at all times.

  • What happens in the event of extreme weather?

    In the event of extreme weather forecasts, participants who have registered for the event will be contacted directly and communication will also be made through the WestCycle social media platforms.

  • Where do I park for the event?

    While we suggest you ride to the event or take public transport, City of Melville parking areas and fees are accessible via the link below:

This event is supported by a City of Melville Canning Bridge Place Grant.

Tim Roach

Elected Director | Off Road

Tim has been in senior leadership and strategic development roles for more than twenty years. He is currently Director of Executive Education in the School of Business and Law at Edith Cowan University and is a past Assistant Commissioner and General Manager in the public service. He is an Accountant (FCPA) and sits on the Divisional Council of CPA Australia.

Tim has been involved in racing mountain bikes, BMX and triathlon for many years, both as a father of two children who race and as a past and current bike racer. Tim is the current over-50 State Champion in downhill mountain biking. He is also a very regular and enthusiastic transport cyclist; frequently seen in a suit and tie riding to meetings in the city on a mountain bike.

Denise Sullivan

Chair | Governance & Risk Committee

Denise Sullivan has a career spanning over twenty years in senior management and executive roles in the state public and not-for-profit health sectors.

In her usual role of Director Chronic Disease Prevention with the Western Australian Department of Health, she leads the development of state chronic disease and injury prevention policy and planning frameworks and contributes to the shaping of the national preventive health policy agenda.

Her professional interests cover many aspects of chronic disease and injury prevention encompassing health communications, health promotion and research, public policy on health and workforce planning and development.

She has a particular interest in furthering collaborations with other sectors with a mutual interest in promoting a more active and healthier WA community, and creating and sustaining environments that support this. Denise is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Leadership WA Signature Program, and an Associate Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and the Australian College of Health Service Managers.

Denise is a recreational cyclist and recent convert to mountain biking (although trainer wheels still on!).