Welcome to the Whitsunday Mountain Bike Club!
Our mission is to develop mountain biking in our community, for our community. We plan to achieve this through
- Encouraging two-way communication
- Trail development and advocacy
- Social rides, races and events
The Whitsunday Mountain Bike Club has many types of membership available. For more information click the ‘Join Now’ links. The main types are:
1. Recreation Membership, 12 months $65
This provides all of the insurance benefits listed below as well as receiving the club newsletter
2. Race Senior, 12 months $130 (19 years +)
3. Race Junior, 12 months $95 (13-18 years)
Race memberships will save you $20 every time you register for an MTBA event
As a not-for-profit incorporation run by volunteers, we welcome any support and contributions! Management Committee: Michael Sorley; President, Bob Clanfield; Treasurer, Chris Labes; Secretary
Club members have access to ride the Airlie Cove Trails between 6am and 6pm 7 days a week!
Governments, grantors and sponsors respond to numbers – by joining the WMTBC you are giving us a greater standing to advocate for mountain biking in the Whitsunday region!
The insurance incorporates Public Liability, Professional Indemnity and Personal Accident. It does not cover Bikes and/or property; find out more about the Insurance Coverage.
Personal Accident Insurance: for persons aged 18-65 years and covers death and permanent injuries (lump sum benefit of $50,000-$75,000 for riders and volunteers and up to $100,000 for paraplegia and quadriplegia). Reimbursement of up to 85% of non Medi-care medical expenses (maximum $5,000 per injury for private hospital bed & theatre fees, ambulance, physiotherapy, dental, chiropractic, osteopathy +more). Loss of income coverage for 80% of your net weekly income up to a maximum of $600 per week.
Public Liability: up to a maximum of $20,000,000 covering property damage or bodily injury anywhere in the world excluding USA & Canada, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Professional Indemnity: up to a maximum of $5,000,000 for coaches/officials held liable for an error or incorrect advice which results in injury or property damage to a third party
All memberships will save you $10 every time you participate in a club organised social ride and competitive memberships will save you $20 every time you register for an MTBA affiliated event.
Receive regular club email updates and invitations to events.