DATE: Sat 14th April 2012
Where: 09 27 am Southern Cross Railway station (Platform 9) train to Diamond Creek.meet at bottom of the escalators in the front foyer prior if desired.
Cycling distance: 45 KLMS
Cost: Free, bring own nibbles, train & lunch money
Suits: Adults, any maintained bike.
Description: From platform 9 at Southern Cross railway station we take the Hurstbridge line train to Diamond Creek where we start our journey on the path towards Eltham. After initial hills its an easy path following the Main Yarra Trail from Eltham area right in to the heart of the city. Many spots for coffee or just a rest on this picturesque route.
Contact: Ruth 0417110880 Stuart 93642956
Report: x9 riders enjoyed fabulous weather and excellent cycling on route from Diamond Creek to Clifton Hill. A joint decision saw us by-passing the very busy Childrens Farm and Saturday market area of Collingwood / Abbotsford.