Bannockburn is situated 5 km south of Cromwell in Central Otago. Great roads lead to the event from the West Coast (SH 6), Christchurch via the Lindis, Dunedin via the Pig Root or SH8, Invercargill via SH6 or the Southern Scenic Route.
FLY & HIRE A RIDE:
Nearest airport is Queenstown (or Wanaka) for those who want to fly down – limited bikes will be available to hire for 1 or more days to experience some of the riding events, and transfers to and from the airport will be available. Get in early for the hire bikes – see links page.
SHIP the BIKE & FLY:
For those who do not wish to ride from far afield, reduced cost transport options for your bike are available from Auckland and Wellington with secure storage until you arrive. Any riders who have attended the Burt Munro event two months previously may wish to leave their bikes in our secure care for minimal cost.
RIDE ALL THE WAY – INTERISLANDER:
For those travelling from the North Island, the Promo Code XBANN1 is available for travel on the Interislander. Date range is 18th January 2017 to 15th Feb 2017 so you have flexible travel for your South Island journey and can include the Vincent County Rally. The Promo code is XBANN1 and this will give you a 10% discount on the best available fare. Please make your reservation directly with the Interislander online at http://www.interislander.co.nz and put the code on the payment details page. Confirmed entry form (you will get an email from Bike Week if required) to be shown at check in or retail fares charged. It is best to bring your own Tie Downs when travelling on the Interislander. Please email email@example.com if more information is required.
MAP: Base Camp will be the famous old Bannockburn Hotel