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Free Bike Hire

OPAL Vitality logoWith the support of Charles Sturt and OPAL, Adelaide City Bikes have expanded their FREE bike hire service to our community!

There is a lot to see and do in Charles Sturt when you loan a bike for the day, such as visiting the many parks, places, playgrounds and cultural and historic sites.

Bike SAActivities to try when you hire a bike

  • Enjoy walking trails, cycling tracks, bird watching and picnic areas along the river Torrens and linear park.
  • Visit the coast and enjoy a walk on the beach.
  • Try out some Geocaching - a real world treasure hunt. Who knows what you might find!
  • Catch the train or ride into Adelaide city and visit many of its attractions including the Botanic Gardens, Adelaide Zoo, Central Markets and many other cultural and historic attractions.    

For more information about what you can see and do on your bike in Charles Sturt, visit the Parks, Reserves and Playgrounds page.

Residents, visitors and workers can hire bikes from the locations listed below. Children’s bikes are available at selected locations.

West Lakes Library
Cnr Brebner Dr & West Lakes Blvd, West Lakes
(t) (08) 8408 1333
Mon-Wed & Friday 08:30am - 05:30pm
Thursday 08:30am - 08:00pm
Saturday 09:15am - 05:00pm
Sunday 01:30pm - 04:30pm
*Bikes for kids aged 7-10 years are available under adult supervision

Hindmarsh Library
139 Port Road, Hindmarsh
(t) (08) 8408 1333
Mon-Fri 10am-7pm
Saturday 12.30pm-4.30pm
*Bikes for kids aged 7-10 years are available under adult supervision.

Henley Beach Library
378 Seaview Rd, Henley Beach
(t) (08) 8408 1333
Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 10am-5.30pm
Wednesday 1pm-8pm
Saturday 9.30am-12noon
Sunday 1.30pm-4pm

Adelaide Shores Caravan Park
Military Rd, West Beach
(t) (08) 8355 7320
Open 7 Days 8am-7pm

West Beach Surf Life Saving Club
Corner Seaview and West Beach Roads, West Beach
(t) (08) 8353 8503
Mon-Wed 8.30am-3pm
Thurs-Fri 8.30am-10pm
Sat-Sun 8.30am-6.30pm

For more information about Adelaide Free Bikes, visit the Bike SA website.


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