The Hunger Ride 2018

The inaugural Hunger Ride took place in March 2018, with six teams toughing out the hot conditions and raising more than $60,000 for Foodbank Victoria.

Check out the photo gallery and video from the day below, as well as all the teams and riders who took part.

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Watch the action from the event

Foodbank Victoria

Whether it’s everyday emergencies or in times of crisis, Foodbank Victoria has been providing vital food relief to vulnerable Victorians for more than 90 years. Through our network of 551 charity partners across the State, we’re able to provide 1.3 million meals a month to Victorian kids and their families.

Messages from donors
  • Diane Baines Fantastic....go guys!!!! $100
  • Ben Pratt Good luck team $100
  • Ryan Davis Fantastic cause Tony. #feedthekids $50
  • Tony Hallam $40


Messages from donors
  • Anonymous $25


Prestige Foods – CT Freight
Messages from donors
  • Matthew Bourgein $25
  • rick wong 164km w/ some mountains! I'd need a couple days at least. $100
  • Andrew Noblet Racing Good Luck Guys - Fantastic Effort x $100


Messages from donors
  • Kelly Egan Great job Tim - good on you! $20
  • Fintan Heriot Nice work legends, great cause big fan of your company also. $50


Port of Melbourne

The Port of Melbourne is Australasia’s largest maritime hub for containerised, automotive and general cargo. It is a key economic asset for businesses and people across Victoria and south-eastern Australia. With Foodbank Victoria’s main distribution centre located within the Port of Melbourne, the organisation is a major supporter of Foodbank’s work. With the 2018 and 2019 Hunger Rides already under their belt, Team Port of Melbourne is gearing up to hit the road again in 2020.

Messages from donors
  • Kimberley Nichols Go Team! $50


Peters Ice Cream

For more than a century, Australians have been enjoying the great taste of Peters Ice Cream. With iconic brands such as Peters Original, Drumstick, Frosty Fruits, Connoisseur and Maxibon, Peters has an ice cream that satisfies every need. As a longtime supporter and partner of Foodbank Victoria, Peters Ice Cream participated in the inaugural Hunger Ride in 2018, again in 2019! The team looks forward to tackling the mountain again in 2020!


Messages from donors
  • Adam Whyte Go Damo Go!! $50
  • Russell Kronenburg Good luck on the ride. $50
  • Kain Taylor $50
  • Susannah Bourke Good luck boys! $50
  • Anand Kuttappuzha All the best for peters Riders $50
  • Julia McCa Go get em! $40