Nuatali Nelmes | Get on your bike, snap a pic and win

WHEELIE GOOD: The City of Newcastle's On Your Bike photo competition celebrates NSW Bike Week and the Newcastle Walking and Cycling Festival.
WHEELIE GOOD: The City of Newcastle's On Your Bike photo competition celebrates NSW Bike Week and the Newcastle Walking and Cycling Festival.

Grab your camera, get on your bike and take some fun snaps to enter the City of Newcastle's On Your Bike photo competition.

You could win heaps of great prizes, including a brand-new pushie valued at $1000, three $250 prizes from a bike shop, and Newcastle-branded Beep bike bells.

A winner will be selected from each of three categories: health, social and transport. All finalists' photos will be displayed as part of an On Your Bike exhibition at Newcastle Museum.

To enter the competition, simply:

  • Post a photo to the city's Instagram or Facebook showing a bike or someone riding a bike
  • Tell us  why you love getting on your bike in 20 words or less
  • Include the hashtag #onyourbike and the emoji that matches the entry category you choose

The contest is celebrating NSW Bike Week, 22-30 September, and the Newcastle Walking and Cycling Festival, on from 10am Sunday 23 September at Foreshore Park Carriage Shed. Hit the pavement on your bike or on foot to the festival, which includes the Tweed Ride along the Throsby Creek and Foreshore cycleways, discovery rides and walks around Newcastle, live entertainment and more.

For more information about our On Your Bike photo competition, go to newcastle.nsw.gov.au. Entries close 17 September 2018 and terms and conditions apply.

Nuatali Nelmes, Lord Mayor