Rides

Weekend rides: BrimBUG conducts two weekend rides per month, suitable for various levels of fitness. All information about our rides is listed below.
Rides may be altered or cancelled in extreme weather conditions.

 

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Date:    Sat 24th June 2017

Meet:    Caltex Service Station, cnr WRR & Sunshine Ave Kealba  Melways 26 H2

Time:   1000 – 1015

Distance:      ??????

Free ride, need maintained bike.  Café lunch OR BYO.

Description:     From the service station the route crosses the E J Whitten bridge & after a little road work deviation we re-join the WRR path & continue over Sydney Rd to the Dalton Rd area where we turn R) onto the Merri Creek Trail.  This trail takes us to our lunch stop along the trail (at Brunswick East) at a cafe OR BYO.  Rides end is Nth Melb station BUT exit points along the route.

Contact:  Ruth  0417 110 880     Ferdi   0409 384 977

Date:   Sunday 4th June 2017

Meet:   Nth Melbourne railway station

Time:     1000- 1015 am

Distance:       approx. 20 klms

Cost:     free.  BYO nibbles.  BYO/Buy Lunch.

Need a maintained bike & an interest in Melbourne’s history.

Description:  John will be taking us on a cycle tour to explore some interesting & perhaps lesser known areas & history of Melbourne.  Includes stop / start & on road riding & (hopefully) a lap outside the grounds of the MCG.  LUNCH stop:  is planned for the area near St Vincent’s Hospital, Nicholson St – café available OR BYO.  Ride concludes with lunch (unless we can cajole John to continue).

Contact:  Ruth   0417 110 880

When:          Sunday  21st May 2017
Meet:              10 00 am
Where:          Caltex Servo, Kealba,  Melways Map 26  H2
Distance:       30 klms – one way  plus optional extras.
Cost:             Ride free,  money for Food or BYO,
Description:      Meet at the Caltex Service station in Kealba, on Western Ring Rd and Sunshine Rd corner.  We’ll ride via the Edgewater Estate to Docklands area and then across Port Melb & bayside to Acland Street – St Kilda for rides end with refreshments.
Lots of options for return trip depending on weather, rider numbers.  Minimum distance from servo to Acland St is 30 klms.  Includes on road riding.

Contact:  Ferdi  0409 384 977

Report. Well attended ride. Many cyclists & good weather make this a very popular area to explore. 

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