PLANS & PRICING

Concession
$57per year
Household Concession
$77per year

Membership and Insurance Cover

Bicycle SA invites you to be part of the peak body for recreational and commuter cycling in South Australia. We are a not-for-profit, independent, non-government association supporting and advocating for our 6000 members. Your support helps us deliver the most comprehensive community based free Rides Programme in Australia and provides opportunities for the community to be involved in major bicycle events and tours as well as the chance to volunteer with other like minded people.
We are committed to leading the way in the delivery of sustainable mountain bike trail development in South Australia for both residents and visitors to our state and building a cohesive cycling community. Bicycle SA provides peace of mind through our exclusive range of insurance products to keep you and your family covered.

You can become a new member or renew your membership online or by downloading a hard copy of the
membership application form
and mail or drop it by our office at:

Bicycle SA,
53 Carrington St,
Adelaide SA, 5000.

Being a member of our organisation not only helps us grow and support the cycling communitySouth Australia, it offers you many great benefits including:

  • comprehensive personal accident and public liability insurance
  • discounted fee to all Bike SA's events and courses
  • up to 10% discounts from supporting bicycle and outdoor stores
  • free first interview and 10% discount from Andersons Solicitors on any legal matter
  • BikeSA quarterly magazines: Cycle! and Rides Programme
  • assistance and friendly advice on all aspects of cycling
  • reduced subscription rates for Bicycling Australia
Bike SA stands for 'More people cycling more often in South Australia' so check out our events page and Free Rides Programme to plan your next recreational ride, as well as our educational courses if you want learn how to maintain your own bike or improve your riding skills and confidence.

Download full summary of insurance benefits for Bicycle SA members

Membership with Bike SA includes cover under the Bike SA Insurance Program. This program is handled by V-Insurance Group (Corporate authorised representative of Willis), our insurance broker. Details on the Insurance Program including what is covered, how to make a claim and how to increase cover can be found HERE

Call (08) 8168 9999 and we will be happy to help you out.

What is member public liability insurance?

This insurance provides protection to you in the event of an action being made against you for negligence resulting in bodily injury and or property damage.

What does personal accident insurance cover?

The policy covers items such as Loss of Income, Lump sum benefits following Death or Permanent Injuries, Non Medicare Medical Expenses and Rehabilitation Costs.

Is my bicycle insured for theft or damage?

No.

Are there any geographical limits?

The personal accident policy provides Worldwide coverage. The Public Liability policy provides cover anywhere in the world.

Am I covered if I have an at-fault accident?

Yes you are covered for injuries and liability even if the accident was your fault.

Am I covered by the Personal Accident Insurance if I am unemployed, a full time student or a pensioner?

Yes you are covered under all sections of the policy excluding Loss of Income.

Can I claim on my Private Health Insurance as well as the personal accident policy?

You must initially claim on your Private Health Insurance and then claim on the personal accident policy for any Non Medicare Medical expenses that exceed the limits of your Private Health Insurance

Is the Medicare Gap claimable under the Personal Accident Policy?

No, the Health Insurance Act (Cth) 1973 does not permit the Insurer to contribute to any charges covered by Medicare (including the Medicare Gap). This means that any charges for treatment from a Doctor, Surgeon, Anaesthetist or Surgeon's Assistant are not covered. It also means charges for X-Ray, some MRI Scans (if Medicare registered) and Public Hospitals are not covered. In addition, there will be no refund in respect of:
a. any expenses recoverable by You from any other insurance scheme or plan providing medical or similar coverage or from any other source except for the excess of the amount recoverable from such other policies/plans.
b.. any expense to which the National Health Act (Cth) 1953 or any of the regulations made there under apply..

What does Member Liability Insurance cover?

Member's legal liability to compensate third parties with regard to Personal Injury/Death and/or Property Damage as a result of an occurrence arising from the bicycle riding activities of the member. 24hr/7 day a week cover.

Am I covered if I damage someone else's property whilst participating in a Bicycle Riding Activity?

Damage to another person's property as a result of an accident where you are found to be negligent is covered under this liability policy. For example if you damage a third party vehicle and are found to be negligent the policy will cover the damage less the policy excess.

Am I covered if I cause bodily injury to someone else whilst participating in a Bicycle Riding Activity?

Injury caused to another person's property as a result of an accident where you are found to be negligent is covered under this liability policy. For example if a member causes another rider to fall and is found to be negligent the policy will cover the damage to the third party less the policy excess.

What is the policy Excess?

$750 Each & Every Incident. This is payable for all claims.

What do I do if I am involved in an incident?

  • Do not admit liability to the third party under any circumstance.
  • Membership with Bike SA includes cover under the Bike SA Insurance Program. This program is handled by V-Insurance Group (Corporate authorised representative of Willis), our insurance broker. Details on the Insurance Program including what is covered, how to make a claim and how to increase cover can be found HERE
Contact V-Insurance Group on 1300 945 547 or sports@vinsurancegroup.com with any questions or for assistance.

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