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Date:    Sat 6th May 2017

Meet:      Parliament Railway station

Time:       0915  approx.  MEETING ON THE RAILWAY PLATFORM No 1

Distance:       approx  45 klms – undulating  mostly on trails.

Suits :     Adults with maintained bike

Description:   Train leaves Platform No 1 at    0927 on the Hurstbridge Line.    Train trip to Diamond Creek takes 60mins.  Picturesque cycling from Diamond Creek is 8 klms to Eltham then following the Main Yarra Trail to the City area.  Lunch stop along the way.  BYO nibbles.  Route may vary depending upon walking traffic & markets.

Contact:      Ruth   0417 110 880      Ferdi  0409 384 977

Date:   Sunday 23rd April 2017

Meet:    More Park, Ballarat Rd, Ardeer  Mel  25 K9

Time;   1015 am.

Distance:  35 klms

Free local ride.

Description: After meeting at More Park the route takes us via the WRR path to Fitzgeralds Rd where we link up with the Deer Park wellness trail and continue in to Caroline Springs and the West waters lakeside Bistro/cafe for refreshments.  The return route is on the Kororoit Creek Trail and back to the More Park starting point.  Plenty of free parking at the start.

Contact:    Ferdi   0409 384 977

Date:       Sunday 5th Feb 2017

Meet:      Caltex service station, cnr WRR & Sunshine Ave Kealba  Melways 26 H2

Time:   1015 am:  35 klms (approx.)

Suits:   Any rider, any maintained bike, free ride

Description:  From the service station we head along the WRR path, into the Jacana wetlands and out towards West meadows for a well earned coffee stop.   One down hill to the valley floor which is negotiated again on the return trip.  A picturesque ride which follows part of the Moonee Ponds Creek & always good coffee.  No on- road riding on this trip.

Contact    Ferdi  0409 384 977

Date:                Sunday 16th November 2014

Where:           More Park,  Ballarat Rd, Ardeer,    Melways 25 K9

When              1000 am

Distance:        35 klms,    easy – medium ride, mostly on trails some road riding

Suits:                Adults, any maintained bike.

Cost:                 Free – money for refreshments

Description:       After meeting at More Park the route takes us via the WRR path to Fitzgeralds Rd where we link up with the Deer Park wellness trail and continue in to Caroline Springs and the West waters lakeside Bistro/cafe for refreshments.  The return route is on the Kororoit Creek Trail and back to the More Park starting point.  Plenty of free parking at the start.

contact       Ruth      0417 110 880          Ferdi     0409 384 977

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