News archive for August, 2013

Date:              Sunday 22nd Sept 2013

Meet:             North Melbourne Railway Station

Time:           1000 am

Distance:             60 klms  return trip

Suits:               Adults, any maintained bike

Cost:            Free,  need MYKI and refreshment money

Description:           From the station start its a pleasant ride across the end of the city area to St Kilda for a favourite “coffee and donut”.  Then the route heads south along the bay trail to the Mordialloc area – intended ride finish is Ricketts Point.  Riders free to Train or cycle return.  Cycle return via similar route.

Contact:               Ferdi     409 384 977              Peter         0400 686 801

Report:          A  small group of riders headed out in Melbourne’s traditional spring weather.  A speedy journey one way and a challenge against the wind the other.  An enjoyable ride – no public transport bail outs!

Date:             Sunday 8th September 2013

Meet:             Trawool Shed Café

                         8447 Goulburn Valley Hwy  Trawool VIC 3660

Time              1000 am

Distance         60 klms   (return)

Suits              Adults , medium ride, any maintained bike.

Cost:                Free, BYO nibbles

Description:       From the start point the route follows the “Goulburn River High country Rail Trail” till it meets the Goulburn Valley Highway and then its a short ride in to Yea for a lunch / refreshment stop.  Return via the same trail to start point – Trawool.

Contact:         Peter   0400 686 801