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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.

 

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Date:                Sunday 16th November 2014

Where:           More Park,  Ballarat Rd, Ardeer,    Melways 25 K9

When              1000 am

Distance:        35 klms,    easy – medium ride, mostly on trails some road riding

Suits:                Adults, any maintained bike.

Cost:                 Free – money for refreshments

Description:       After meeting at More Park the route takes us via the WRR path to Fitzgeralds Rd where we link up with the Deer Park wellness trail and continue in to Caroline Springs and the West waters lakeside Bistro/cafe for refreshments.  The return route is on the Kororoit Creek Trail and back to the More Park starting point.  Plenty of free parking at the start.

contact       Ruth      0417 110 880          Ferdi     0409 384 977

Report:       Springtime rain – Oh that Melbourne fickle weather!

Date:    Saturday 25th October 2014

Where:        Craigieburn railway station

Time:          1000

Distance:     35 klms   (optional extension)               Cost:     Free

Suits:           Adults, any maintained bike

Description:        After meeting at Craigieburn station our ride explores the new bike infrastructure in the city of Hume.  A few hills in Mt Ridley area and new estates for exploring.  Option to ride towards Melbourne for rides end.  Official ride ends in Craigieburn area.

Contact:             Ruth        0417 110 880

Report:       A glorious spring day.  Tail winds, many trails explored and a speedy trip towards the city through Broadmeadows valley area for rides end.  Great coffee along the way.  Distance for most riders approx. 50 klms

Date:        Sunday 5th October 2014

Meet:       More Park,   Ballarat Rd, Ardeer,  Melways  25 K9

Distance:     40klms ( approx.)

Suits:       Adults , any maintained bike.       Cost:    Free

Description:   Meet at More Park.  The route takes riders along the Western Ring Road and Federation Trail to Werribee.  Plan to continue to Werribee Mansion for exploration and return to Werribee for rides end.  Riders free to cycle return to start or Train return at their leisure.

 Contact:      Ferdi   0409 384 977