News archive for January, 2015

Date:        Sat 28th Feb 2015

Meet:       Landy Fields Recreation Reserve (situated at the corner of Swanston Street and Barwon Terrace, South Geelong)

Time:           1000 am

Distance:      37 klms

Suits:           Adults, any maintained bike       Cost:     Free

NOTE :    If travelling to the start point by train riders must check V LINE themselves for suitability of taking their bike on the train – NOT ALWAYS POSSIBLE  on this route.

NOTE:  If driving to the start there are other activities along this route on the same weekend which may lead to delays / traffic congestion while trying to reach the start point.  Please consult the ride co-ordinator for more details if required.

Description:       We start the ride at Landy Fields Recreation Reserve (situated at the corner of Swanston Street and Barwon Terrace, South Geelong) as there is plenty of  room to park cars.  Explore  the Bellarine peninsula – Barwon River area along this scenic route through park lands, wetlands with a little road riding.  20 klm loop from the start to return and option to cycle to Waurn Ponds for lunch and then return to Landy Fields.  Total distance 37 klms.

Contact:        Ferdi    0409 384 977        Peter:    0400 686 801

Ride Report:  An adventurous route to the start point.  Many activities in and around the Barwon area as the weather invites outdoor sporting events. Brimbug regulars were joined by some new keen cyclists so a great day was had cycling along the Barwon river, past the wetlands and then in to Waurn Ponds for lunch.  Total distance approx. 37 klms.

Date:           Sat 14th Feb 2015

When:         1000

Where:        More Park,    Ardeer  3022   Melways  25 K9

Distance:    35 klms

Cost:        Free,                   Suits:     Adults,  any maintained bike

Description:          From More Park meeting point – The ride follows the Western Ring Road and diverts off into Spottswood to explore a more coastal route into Melbourne City area.  Many places to explore and good coffee or  bail out train points along this route through the north western suburbs.

Contact:              Ruth         0417 110 880             Ferdi:        0409 384  977