August Saturday 23rd 2008
Start Time 9.00 am Finish after 3.00pm
Distance 70 kms Level Medium-Hard
Suits Adults Any bike Cost Free
Starting at Information Centre in Federation Square we ride along the Yarra river on the Capital City Trail to Dights Falls , then onto the Main Yarra Trail through Yarra Bend Park ,along the side of the Eastern Freeway to Heidelberg then onto Westerfolds Park . There are some short sharp climbs along this ride. We’ll rest for coffee and return via the same route
8 riders on a crisp morning. An excellent and leisurely ride.
Date August 10th 2008
Note new start time
Start 9 am Finish After 3pm
Distance 80 km Level Hard /Hills
Suits Adult road bike > hybrid Cost Free
Starting at Bachus Marsh railway station and we head along the Bacchus Marsh -Gisbourne Rd all the way to Gisbourne for a rest stop . Then we head out along Gisbourne -Melton Road to Toolern Vale Road turning right onto Coimadai Road then to Bacchus Marsh.
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Due to severe weather conditions the ride was post poned till a later date
Date: Saturday 26th July 2008
Start: 1000 am Finish: 1 pm
Distance: 30 klms Level: Medium
Suit: Adults, All Bikes Cost: free
Keilor to Edgewater Estate Loop
Starting at The Leaping Lizard Café in Brimbank Park, Keilor, (Melways 14 H8) we follow the Maribyrnong River Trail up and over Lilly St hill, through Pipemakers Park all the way to Edgewater Estate where we stop for refreshments. Returning along Mitchell St, Cranwell St and Suffolk Rd. We then make our way through Sunshine North back to the Leaping Lizard Cafe.
5 riders on a cool morning. Nice amble along the maribyrnong river to edgewater for coffee then home via cranwell and suffolk street