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  2014

2014 was a very good year for improvements to cycling infrastructure in Brimbank.  Much of the work was built as part of the Regional Rail Link (RRL) and Brimbank council has continued to build both recreational trails and on-road cycling lanes.

Below are just some of the achievements that Brimbug was involved in – with the relevant stakeholders, RRL, Brimbank council.

1.  St Albans On Road bike lanes – 1.5 klms between Furlong Rd and Gilmour Rd and 600 mts of concrete Shared User path along the rail line to WRR path.

2.  Pedestrian bridge across rail line in Sunshine to H V McKay Gardens and Albion.

3.  Anderson Road RRL rail bridge –  path on both sides of the structure from Albion to Sunshine retail centre.

4.  South Hampshire Rd – On Road bike lanes.

5.  Opening of Station Rd, Deer Park Underpass on Kororoit Creek Trail.

6.   Power line easement between Mulhall Dve and Stradbroke Dve – 6oo mts of path.

7.  Re-construction of 400 mts of WRR path due to construction damage during M80 upgrade at Jones Creek, St Albans.

8.  Under construction – Forrest St path to Fitzgerald Rd – 3klm long
Sunshine to Tottenham – 3.5 klm of path into Ashley St, West Footscray.

Further works are planned as part of St Albans and Ginifer rail crossing upgrades.


Latest news...

Date:      Sunday 28th June  2015

Time:        1000 am

Meet in Sunbury area and explore the surrounds.

More details posted soon.

Date:                     Sunday 14th June 2015

Meet:                    North Melbourne Railway Station

Time:                    1000 am

Distance:             35 klms  (optional 70 klms- return cycle)

Suits:                     Adults with a maintained bike

Cost:                       Free,  MYKI card & refreshment money

Description:         From North Melbourne Station its a road route via South Melb to the light rail which we follow to Beach Parade and then in to St Kilda for some legendary cakes and morning tea.  Then its via the coast route to Ricketts Point and the Mordialloc area rides end.  Train return or cycle as individuals desire.

Contact:        Ferdi    0409 384 977                 Peter      0400 686 801

When:         Sunday 17th May 2015

Meet:         Caltex Service station.  cnr WRR & Sunshine Ave, Nth Sunshine

Time:         1000  am

Distance:      35 klms

Suits:       All riders with a maintained bike,       Cost :   Free

Description:  This route takes riders through Brimbank Park and along the picturesque Maribyrnong River Trail and into the city for coffee.  An easy 35 klm gravel trail with a short sharp climb out of Steele’s Creek area to a city lookout point.  A short detour near “Canning street” is necessary due to pipe works by Melbourne Water.

Contact       Ruth     0417 110 880         Ferdi    0409 384 977