Life Cycle for Canteen OffRoad

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Date & Time

  • 30 September, 2023
  • 07:00 AM


  • Nannup
  • Perth


  • All comers
Event Details:

3-day mountain bike trip to Nannup.

AM drive to Nannup. Lunch at Nannup. The coach leaves Aubin Grove railway station at 7.30am, or, if you prefer, make your own way to Nannup.

PM Timberline Trail & Sidings Rail (Munda Biddi) Trail (36 Km).
Stronger groups will add a Taste of Seven (50km)
AFL fans: Watch the Grand Final with the locals at the bar at our accommodation

Coach will head for Manjimup from where you will ride back to Nannup along some of the most scenic sections of the Munda Biddi Trail.
Slower groups will be dropped at One Tree Bridge or the Four Aces on the way to Manjimup (55km).
Other groups will be dropped at Manjimup (83km).

Lunch en route.

AM all ride to Tank 7 Trails for a morning of fun in small groups. There is a possibility that we might have a shuttle bus available (at a cost) so you can do more downhill runs.

Lunch at our accommodation
2pm coach returns to Perth

Please contact [email protected] if you have any queries.

Grades & Distances:

Suitable for all levels of mountain biker. Very basic mountain bike skills and an ability to ride the distances are the only requirements. Check the website for details of our practice/social rides if you want to get some practice in beforehand and meet some of the other riders.

Race Entry

The cost of $340 includes coach transport, food (morning and afternoon teas, breakfasts, lunches and evening meals) and accommodation (bring your own swag or bedding). There is also a minimum fundraising requirement of $200 for the Canteen charity, who support young people affected by cancer.

Contact Information
  • Event Organiser: Life Cycle for Canteen

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 and 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!).