Maldon has much to interest the keen cyclist, the recreational bike rider and the general holiday-maker. Nearby there are tracks and trails for mountain bike riding, including the Muckleford Forest (see maps of North & South sections). Castlemaine to Maldon Rail Trail, and the La Larr Ba Gauwa Mountain Bike Park at Harcourt.
There is also some great road riding with rolling hills, long flat sections and more challenging climbs. Some more details are here.
Bike hire is available from the Castlemaine Visitor Information Centre.
Stay in Maldon
Food & wine
There are several wineries nearby, including Welshmans Reef Vineyard
Maldon has a range of interesting, specialist shops.
There are some very interesting audio tours (on foot, by bike or driving) of the historical Goldfields area by Jan ‘Yarn’ Wositzky
These sites provide some further information: