Adelaide Free Bikes
Please note – a limited service is now available in the City of Charles Sturt.
The Adelaide CBD service remains suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.
City of Charles Sturt
|Discovery Parks Caravan Park||349 Military Rd, Semaphore Park
(08) 8449 7726
|Open 9am – 5pm 7 days|
|West Lakes Library||Cnr Brebner Dr & West Lakes Blvd, West Lakes SA 5021
(08) 8408 1333
|Mon/Tues/Wed/Fri 9:30am – 5pm
Sun 12 noon-4pm
|Hindmarsh Library||139 Port Road, Hindmarsh
(08) 8408 1333
How do I hire a Adelaide Free Bike?
To hire a free Adelaide Free Bike all you need to bring is a valid driver’s licence, passport or Australian proof of age card. Your ID will be held as a deposit for the duration of the hire and will be given back to you when you return your Adelaide Free Bike to the point of hire.
If you are part of a group wanting to hire multiple bikes, each member of the group must provide the necessary identification.
Please note that you must return bikes to the same location from which it was borrowed from.
Children can only make use of the bike hire when accompanied by an adult with a valid ID.
Student cards, medicare cards, credit cards, cash or any documents other than the above mentioned valid identification documents are not accepted as a deposit for the bike hire.
When can I hire a bike?
During operating hours of the participating hire locations.
In hot weather, drink water regularly, wear sunscreen, minimise sun exposure and avoid riding during inclement weather.Check www.bom.gov.au for current weather forecasts.
What happens if you get a mechanical failure?
If you get a get a puncture, or a more significant mechanical failure, it is your responsibility to return the bike to the point of hire. You can always call Bicycle SA on (08) 8168 9999 for assistance or advice on how to get back to the location where you hired your bike from or call a Maxi Taxi on (08) 8212 1861.
It is a requirement of the law to ride with a helmet and these are available in a range of sizes. Additionally, each bike will be fitted with a bike lock, which means you can hop off your bike to shop or go for lunch confident that your bike will be where you left it when you return.
Can I hire a bike overnight/multi-day?
If you wish to hire the bicycles overnight please contact Bicycle SA on 08 8168 9999 to arrange a quote or visit our multi-day hire page.
Hiring a bike is always quick and easy while staff are usually always helpful.
Loved it. Great way to get around town.