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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 x2 free rides of varying levels each month on weekend days.
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.

 

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SUNDAY 30th JULY – National Tree Day 2017.

Hobsons Bay City Council, Toyota Australia, the Victorian Government and Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek invite you to the opening of the first major section of the Kororoit Creek Trail in Hobsons Bay.

BrimBug riders plan to cycle to Altona North to join the Friends Of the Lower Kororoit Creek  (FOLKC) for tree planting, celebrations, BBQ lunch & trail ride.

IF RIDING WITH BRIMBUG CYCLISTS

Meet:    More Park, Ballarat Rd Ardeer

Time:    0930

Group cycle to the main event.

MAIN EVENT

Where:     G.J. Hosken Reserve, Blackshaws Road Altona North, Mel Ref 40:H12

1000 – 1200   Tree & native grass planting.

1230- 1 pm     Welcome to country,  speeches & trail opening

1 pm onwards   Exploration of new trail

Contact:   Ferdi   0409 384 977

Date:     Saturday 15th July 2017

Meet:    1000 am

Where:     Caltex Service station,  cnr WRR & Sunshine Ave, Kealba, Melways 26 H2

Distance:    45 klms  occasional on road  riding – mostly paved / gravel trails.

Cost:          Free,  BYO nibbles, food

Description:  Following a brief on road detour the route continues along the WRR till a deviation to West Meadows area & we pick up  the Moonee Ponds Creek Trail.  The trail takes riders into the southern end of Woodlands Park.  A gravel trail leads to the café.  Return via the same route.

Note:  There is only one train “bail out point” on this ride for the weary.

Contact:    Ferdi   0409 384 977

Date:     Sunday  2nd July 2017

Meet:      SUNBURY  Railway Station – on the bus side.  Plenty of free parking

NOTE:  Sunbury train arrives at 1027 am  if arriving by rail route.

Time:     1030  am

Distance:   Total  30 – 35 klms.

Cost:  free, need a maintained bike, nibbles, MYKI etc;

Description:  From the railway station it is x2 undulating LOOP Rides exploring the surrounds of this growing area.

Lunch break in between the ride loops.  Lunch in local parklands with a café nearby.  BYO or café – riders choice.

Contact:   Vince   0401 184 969

Report:    15 riders braved the icy winds & enjoyed the expanding surrounds of Sunbury.  Occasional hills, great views & good company.