Bike Hire and delivery in Beechworth Bright Myrtleford Wangaratta / shuttle service

WE DELIVER BIKES DIRECT TO YOUR ACCOMMODATION

Beechworth - Bright - Myrtleford - Wangaratta

BIKE HIRE

We provide bike hire and delivery in Beechworth. Bright, Myrtleford, Wangaratta and Yackandandah, Delivered and collected free to your preferred location in the region at an affordable price.

Explore the Murray to Mountains Bike/Rail Trail, the surrounding countryside steeped in history and beautiful historic towns. Visit and sample produce from some of our wineries, cheese factories, cider, fruit, nut and olive producers.

All our unisex adult bikes also come with helmet, lock, repair kit, front handlebar bag, drink bottle holder and rear carrier. Youth and child bikes come with a helmet. Rear panniers are available to hire for those wishing to do longer trips or take advantage of the winery cellar doors.



BIKE HIRE LOCATIONS

The Bike Hire Company is a bike hire delivery service. We cater for the cyclist who wishes to cycle the bike and rail trails and back roads of the High Country region in North East Victoria.             

We deliver to Beechworth, Bright, Eldorado, Everton, Milawa, Myrtleford, Oxley, Wangaratta and Yackandandah




SHUTTLE SERVICE

To maximise your enjoyment let us take you to the start of your ride, or pick you up at the end of your days exploring and take you back to your accommodation in our very comfortable 12 seat minibus.

We have a shuttle service in Beechworth, a shuttle service in Bright and Wangaratta,

Bookings are essential and priority is given to our bike rental customers.

Murray to mountains rail trail

Hire Bikes

Hybrid / Recreational

  • The Avanti Discovery 3 is the perfect choice for those riders who prefer the look of a mountain bike, but the upright riding position of a comfort bike. 
  • Tektro hydraulic disc brakes for responsive braking, rain or shine
  • Avanti Design Technology alloy frame with geometry suited to trail and back-road riding.
  • A relaxed style combined with grippy yet smooth rolling tyres and a wide gear range make this bike ideal for riders of any fitness level.

Mountain Bike

  • The Avanti Montari 2 and 3 alloy frame bikes with geometry suited to those who prefer a mountain bike style to explore the region both on and off-road riding.
  • These bikes are not intended for jumps, drop offs and rough tracks.
  • Tektro hydraulic disc brakes for responsive braking, rain or shine
  • SR Suntour XCT fork has a lock-out which is perfect for road use.
  • Durable wheels roll smooth over bumps and help you to maintain pace.
  • 24-speed Shimano gears for on-demand, quick gear changes.

Youth Bike (8 - 12 yr)

  • The Avanti Montari JR 24 is our truly functional bike for smaller riders who like an adult mountain bike inspired style.
  • These bikes are not intended for jumps, drop offs and rough tracks.
  • Tektro disc brakes for responsive braking, rain or shine
  • SR Suntour XCT JR front fork, 50mm Travel
  • Shimano 21 speed gears
  • Youth bikes have no rear carrier or handlebar bag.

Child Bike (5 - 7 yr)

  • The SCOTT  JR 20 has a classic trendy look
  • Very low standover height.
  • Shimano 7 speed gears
  • Child bikes have no rear carrier or handlebar bag.


Tag-a-long (5 - 7 yr)

  • These are towed behind an adult bike, suitable for child aged 5 - 7 
  • Handle bar pad
  • Frame and rear wheel mud guards
  • Adjustable seat height
  • 20 " wheel

Child Trailer (18 mth to 4 yrs)

  • Adjustable harnesses to safely carry 1 or 2 children.
  • Total carrying capacity: 45kg
  • Easily attaches to bike 
  • Safety strap 
  • Front screen rolls up for use in warm weather.

Child seat (18 mth to 3 yrs)

  • Child seat , fits on the back of the bike
  • 18 months up to 3 years

Waterproof Panniers

  • Made from 500D Tarpaulin/600D Polyester with heat sealed seams
    For riders requiring 100% waterproof pannier bags.
  • Fold and strap closure
    Quick release carrier clips
  • 3M Scotchlite™ reflective safety strips
  • Moulded carry handles
    Inner mesh zipped  top pocket
  • Dual quick release clips for bag closure
  • Size:38x15x34cm
  • 42 Litre  

Twin Arm Bike Rack 3 Bike

  • Carries up to 3 bikes. 
  • They are designed to fit onto a 50mm tow ball.
  • Tie-downs and Allen key for locking rack to tow ball
  • Please note that under Victorian law your numberplate must be visible. We provide an attachment to attach original or accessory plate to.


Hatchback Bike Rack

  • Bikes held independently by plastic holders, with velcro straps that allow quick and secure loading without damage to bike finish. 
  • High density rubber foam padding (non skid) protects vehicles finish.
  • Carries 2 to 3 bicycles 
  • Maximum capacity 40 kgs.
  • Please note that under Victorian law your numberplate must be visible. We provide an attachment to attach original or accessory plate to.

Bike Sizes

How to choose correct bike size

  • Adult sizing use the chart 
  • Youth and child sizing use age guide in bike section

Hire Prices INCLUDE DELIVERY


Shuttle Prices


Child is 12 years and under - Baby seats not available - please supply your own if required.- We carry 2 child booster seats ages 4 to 8 years - please ensure these are available at time of booking.

Bookings - Contact Us

For Bookings and enquiries fill out the form below or call us on 0400 3456 48

The Bike Hire Company

Beechworth Victoria

0400 3456 48

Customer reviews

Our trail riding around Kelly Country was made all the more amazing due to the support from this company.
With drop offs, pick ups tailored to our needs and a local knowledge that made planning our rides easy and insured we got the best out of our day. Thank you

Five star service, I cannot recommend more highly. Value is great, Nigel is full of wonderful local knowledge, bikes and mini bus are brand new. Your cycling holiday in this area will be wonderful if you use the services of The Bike Hire Company, for the shuttle service or the hiring of bikes. We will be back! Thank you to The Bike Hire Company.

Thanks for a fabulous bike ride today from Beechworth to Milawa. The shuttle bus was so handy, we only had to cycle downhill!

terms and conditions

Terms and conditions of hire and or transport service

 The Bike Hire Company Hire Conditions 

1. GENERAL
(a) Definition of the Law This Contract is an agreement the hire of bicycles and accessories, (The “Equipment”) and the sale of (the "Goods”) detailed overleaf and will be governed by Australian law. The parties to the contract are:
(i) The first person named is (the “Hirer”)
(ii) The Bike Hire Company (the “Supplier”) 

(iii) Where the hirer is not an individual acting in person, the person who's the first person named that appears on the form (the “Signatory”). No variation or addition to this contract shall be effective. If any condition is held to be invalid the others will not be affected. A decision not to enforce any condition will not constitute a waiver of the supplier’s rights.  

(b) Extent of the Contract and non assignability. The contract will be effective when the Hirer places a detailed order and the Supplier has accepted it. The Contract is not assignable. 

(c) Termination of the contract: If the Hirer is in breach of the contract, the supplier may terminate the Contract and repossess the equipment without affecting any rights to recover monies due including damages for breach of the Contract or any other remedies.  

(d) Ownership of the Equipment and Goods: The Equipment remains at all times the property of the supplier.
 

2. HIRE CHARGES  

(a) Basis of charging: Charges and commencement dates are as stated on the hire form and charges include Saturdays, Sundays and Public holidays until the Equipment is returned. The Hirer will pay all moneys due, including GST (if any) on demand. The Hirer will be liable for any reasonable legal charges incurred by the Supplier in the recovery of the amounts due.  

(b) Deposits / guarantee.
Deposits are set at amounts reasonably required, normally being the replacement value of the equipment and may be used to set against any moneys due. Balances are refunded to the Hirer or Signatory upon the return of Equipment in good condition. If the Hirer pays the deposit/guarantee by credit/debit card, supplying credit/debit card details to the Supplier (electronically or otherwise) he/she authorises the Supplier to debit the amount due from the credit/debit card company for settlement for monies due. The Hirer may be charged 2% to cover the credit card Company’s commission. 

 

3. HIRER’ S RESPONSIBILITIES 

(a) Damage or loss costs.  The hirer will pay for Equipment loss. Severe damage or Equipment loss will result in charging full replacement costs. Hire charges will accrue until settlement is made. The Hirer will also pay the cost of damage repair.   

  1. Delivery inspection and receipt of Equipment and Goods. 
  2. The Hirer/signatory will examine the Equipment or goods at physical hand-over to ensure satisfaction, any defects of the Equipment must be drawn to the suppliers attention at this time. 

(b) Return of Equipment.  Equipment may be returned to or picked up at a prearranged address by The Bike Hire Company or authorised agent. 

(c) Security of Equipment.  The Hirer assumes responsibility for the Equipment and undertakes not to sell, rehire or part with possession, alter, repair or modify it in any way. When bikes are left unattended, they must be securely locked to an immovable object or locked in a secure room. 

(d) Maintenance of Equipment, and breakdown procedures.  The Hirer is responsible for safety, safe use, serviceability and cleanliness of the equipment throughout the hire period and must immediately notify the supplier of any breakdown or shortcomings without attempt of repair.  

(e) Daily inspection. The hirer agrees to inspect the equipment every day, to ensure that it is safe to use. Inspection must include, brakes are working correctly, front and back, wheel bolts/quick release mechanisms are securely holding wheels in position. if any defect is found during inspection, you must not use the equipment until a remedy has been sought.  

(f) Signatories Warranty.  The signatory warrants that he/she is authorised by the Hirer to enter into this contract and indemnities the Supplier against all losses and costs incurred if such authority is misrepresented. 

(g) Bike racks. Please note that under Victorian law your numberplate must be visible. We provide an attachment to either attach original or accessory plate to. It is the hirer's responsibility to ensure this is used and attached properly. We accept no liability if this is not used or incorrectly used. The attachment has no lights therefore the rack cannot be used during the hours of darkness.


4. NIGHT RIDING.

The bikes and associated equipment do not come with lights for night riding. Therefore riding during the hours of darkness is strictly forbidden.

  

5. SAFETY PROCEDURES  

(a) Acknowledgement of safety instructions and safe use.  The hirer/user when cycling in Australia must observe the Australian “Highway Code” and road traffic laws at all times, or the rules/laws of the road in the country that he or she is cycling.  

(b) The Hirer must be in good physical health, the Supplier can not be held liable for any medical condition that might be aggravated by physical exertion.  

(c) The hirer indemnities the Supplier against any expense liability, loss or claim proceedings for any personal injury and damage to or loss of any property arising from or in connection with the Contract.  

(d)The Hirer accepts that cycling is inherently dangerous.  

(e) If you are involved in an accident do not make any admission of liability.  

(f) If you are involved in an accident do not make an offer to pay the other persons claim.  

(g) If you are involved in an accident do not attempt to negotiate a settlement with the other person without the Suppliers consent. 

 

6. SUPPLIER’S RESPONSIBILITY
Supply of Equipment and Goods and limitation of liability.  Liability for claims made by the Hirer will not exceed the period hire charges of Goods, or nor extend to any consequential or financial loss, liability caused by late or non-delivery of Equipment and/or Goods or it’s unsuitability, breakdown or lawful repossession. The Supplier may substitute items of similar quality, specification or performance when necessary.  Subject to the above the Supplier will not be liable for any negligence in the performance of its obligation under this Contract. 

 

7. CANCELLATION of BOOKINGS
On receiving a confirmed order by e-mail, online or other, the terms of cancellation are:  Up to 24 hours before the hire period is due to start full refund of fees paid, minus administration fee of $10.00.  Less than 24 hours before the hire period is due to start you will be charged the first 24 hour rental fee. This fee is non refundable. Remaining rental days will be refunded with no administration fee applied  


8. PAYMENT
Payment due at time of booking.