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Freewheeling: Cycling in Australia explored the history of cycling through the Museum’s collection of bikes, trophies and riding gear.

Freewheeling was on show at the National Museum of Australia from 13 April to 9 July 2017.

Riders Explore the stories of amateur and professional riders who have felt the joy, excitement, freedom and glory of riding a bike.
Bikes View the range of bicycles pedalled to school and work, or raced around the world, on show in Freewheeling.
Riding gear Freewheeling features some of the gear – optional and necessary – that makes riding more practical and comfortable.
Trophies A selection of the trophies, awards and medallions that were on show in our Freewheeling trophy cabinet.
Cycling in Australia series
  • Last updated: 21 February 2015
  • 3 programs
Talks relating to the stories and development of cycling in Australia, in association with the Freewheeling: Cycling in Australia exhibition.
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