Cycling Victoria - DISC Velodrome FAQ
What is DISC?
The 'Darebin International Sports Centre' - the new home of Victorian cycling. DISC houses an all-year-round indoor velodrome, known as The Joe Ciavola Velodrome, as well as the CV office.
Where is DISC?
John Cain Memorial Park,
Darebin Rd, Thornbury
Melway 31 A6
Do I need a licence to ride on DISC?
Yes. If you have a current Cycling Australia licence, you can train on the DISC velodrome. Training costs $5 per hour (without lights).
Note: Unlicenced riders who would like to have a go at track cycling, there will be specific sessions and days scheduled for 'Come 'n' Try' days. For more information, please Email CV
When can I use DISC to train?
Casual training - DISC is available for casual training on Monday-Fridays between 9am-5pm*. *Please check the DISC Training Schedule to avoid contracted training bookings within these times.
When can I race on DISC?
There are weekly racing events at DISC and a full summer of track events. Please check the DISC Event Listing for more information.
What equipment do I need?
Note - track bikes only on the track.
You can hire track bikes from CV @ $10 per session - booking required.
What rules do I need to follow?
OTHER - HISENSE ARENA
How do I get tickets to the Hisense Arena?
Tickets can be purchased by calling Ticketek on 132 849 or by checking their website - Ticketek.
Where is Hisense Arena?
Hisense Arena is located at Melbourne Park on Swan St. (Melways Map 2G C8)
OTHER - Club venues
What about others velodrome near to my house?
For details on the nearest velodrome to your house please check Velodromes.