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BrimBUG is a Bicycle User Group based in the City of Brimbank. We are a non-profit organisation, dedicated to improving local conditions for cyclists. We conduct free rides of varying levels every two weeks.
All welcome!

BrimBUG members suggest that all riders become members of Bicycle Network Victoria  (previously  Bicycle Victoria) and receive the benefits of rider and accident insurance.

 

Brimbug Achievements  2013

1.  The Cairnlea Trail, Deer Park Link.

2.  Sunshine Ave to WRR path section fronting the Caltex service station.

3.  Adelaide Street, upgrade with on road bike Lanes.

4.  Perth Ave to Derrimut Trail renewed Shared User Footpath.

5.  Devonshire Road on road bike Lanes.

6.   WRR path – Terror Street – Re-alignment / resurfacing improved safety in commercial area.

 

Latest news...

Date:        Sat 28th Feb 2015

Meet:           Geelong South Railway Station,

Time:           1000 am

Distance:      35 klms

Suits:           Adults, any maintained bike       Cost:     Free

NOTE:    If travelling to the start point by train riders must check V LINE themselves for suitability of taking their bike on the train – NOT ALWAYS POSSIBLE  on this route.

Description:        Explore the some of the Bellarine peninsula – Barwon River area along this scenic route through park lands, wetlands with a little road riding.

Contact:        Ferdi    0409 384 977        Peter:    0400 686 801

Date:           Sat 14th Feb 2015

When:         1000

Where:        More Park,    Ardeer  3022   Melways  25 K9

Distance:    35 klms

Cost:        Free,                   Suits:     Adults,  any maintained bike

Description:          From More Park meeting point – The ride follows the Western Ring Road and diverts off into Spottswood to explore a more coastal route into Melbourne City area.  Many places to explore and good coffee or  bail out train points along this route through the north western suburbs.

Contact:              Ruth         0417 110 880             Ferdi:        0409 384  977

Date:         Saturday 29th Nov 2014

Where:     BELGRAVE Railway Station

When:       1000  – 1015 am  (Trains arrive at 1012 am)

Distance:      45 – 50 klms (approx).

Cost:       Free – need MYKI card and nibbles

Suits:           Adults, any maintained bike – Ride involves some HILLS and sections of road riding.

Description:   From the station our route explores the  Upper Ferntreee Gully to Blind Creek Path (Knox cycleway).  This trail heads to Knox City and eventually to the Dandenong Creek Trail and the option of a stop at Jells Park.  From Jells Park it is a rather hilly negotiation of some marked but local streets on the Scotchmans Creek Trail and onto the Gardiners Creek Trail.  This final trail can be followed to Kooyong station for rides end – distance about 47 klms.  Cyclists may choose to continue riding to Flinders Street station.

Contact        Ruth    0417 110 880

Report:   A great ride with new routes found.  Riders continues to Flinders Street for ride’s end.  Distance 55 klms approx