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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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When:     Saturday 9th December  2017.

Meet:   Sunshine Railway Station platform 4,  

Time:   8:42am train to South Geelong, arrives 9:32am

Travelling by Train, this is a Myki service.

Ride starts:    0945 am

Distance:       Approx 70 klm    (return to Sth Geelong Railway Station)

Loop ride from Sth Geelong  railway Stn towards Queenscliffe & return.

Lunch planned for Queenscliffe area.  BYO or café.

NOTE:   Riders free to meet at the start point for ride start at 0945 am.  Plenty of parking if choosing to go by car to the start.

Please RSVP to Ferdi if attending as train travel with bikes is very popular at this time of year.

Contact:      RSVP     Ferdi       0409 384 977

When:    Saturday 25th Nov 2017

Start:       1000 am

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

Distance:     35 klms  return

Free ride,  morning tea stop planned at café.  Free side street parking if getting to the start by car.

Description:  From More Park the route takes in Caroline Springs – mostly on cycle paths or quiet back streets to Lake Caroline Reserve & Caroline Springs shopping precinct for morning tea stop.  Return to More Park via Burnside & the Deer Park Wellness trail.

Report:  Glorious weather, well attended ride along this picturesque route.  Distance 32 klms.

Sunday 12th  November 2017

Meet:   9:15 am at Sunshine station,  platform 4,  for the 9:28 train to Ballarat

Start:  10:45 am from Ballarat Central station

Distance:  20 klms

Suits:    Adults, maintained bike,  BYO  nibbles, food if desired.

Description:   This is a loop ride from Ballarat station , around Lake Wendouree and surrounding gardens.  Includes cycle paths & some on road riding.

Contact      Ferdi   RSVP  0409 384 977

Report:  Well attended ride.  Train journey busy with other cyclists for the journey up.  Great weather to explore the lakeside & surrounds.  Good lunch.