How to get there coming from Sydney:
Head up the F3 freeway towards Newcastle (Highway 1).
After about 100 km take the exit toward Freemans Dr.
Turn right at Freemans Dr and drive for 4.6 km.
Turn right at Mount Faulk Rd and continue for 2.4 km.
From there you can see the MTB Park signs.
Not far from Newcastle and right near Lake Macquarie, these are the home trails of the Hunter Mountain Bike Association. Awaba MTB Park has an abundance of gravity and cross-country trails. If you have little shredders come along who are too young for the big Superflow trails, know that there is a kids/junior and adaptive trails at Awaba MTB Park – the Fox Superflow schedule is very flexible, so if the family comes along you can hop on the junior trail with the kids in between race runs for the perfect riding and racing weekend getaway!
Awaba MTB Park, Mount Faulk Road, Cooranbong NSW, Australia
Parking is located near the Event Hub on Jenkins Road with overflow parking at the end of the DH Monkey trail.
Overnight Camping is available on site. No open fires allowed.
Dogs on leashes are welcome in NSW State Forest but must be under your control at ALL times.
Two unisex long drop toilets are available on site – no showers
We’re also super excited to have the following Event partners showcasing their amazing products and services:
- The crew from Fox Factory Australia will be set up and ready to help. On offer Fox Fork Lower leg service for $69 including parts – please see them when you there right away to book in your service on-site. In progress – the team is working on an online portal, so that for future events that they are attending, you can book your service ahead of the race online to reserve your spot.
- Last minute bike issues? The team from Bikes n Spokes are here to help.
- Ripclear will be on site Saturday – checkout the range of goggle protection and glasses
- Huge shout-out to Crofto Clothing who are giving away 3x $100 vouchers across the weekend! Winners will be announced on Race Day and we’ll get in touch with them via text or email to arrange pick up of the vouchers from the rego tent.
Coffee & Food
Daily Espresso will be onsite for the duration of the event.
All Rocky Trail events are Ecotourism Certified in the Nature Tourism category by Ecotourism Australia. This means that with Rocky Trail you are guaranteed to be part of a genuine and authentic trail-based nature experience that looks after the environment.
Our Sustainability Pledge is that we encourage our racers to follow some simple tips to ‘tread softly’ when visiting the bush and minimise damage to the natural environment. In summary, when you attend our events, please take only memories, immerse yourself into nature, enjoy spending time with like-minded people on ‘rocky trails’ and please, leave only footprints and tyre marks on the sanctioned trails and in the event perimeter marked out, if you’re a racer.