Our Ride Calendar

Updated: 10/9/2018

There will be ongoing disruptions to rail services due to level crossing removals. Rides may need to change at short notice or you may need to alter how you get to a ride start point. Please contact the ride contact before every ride and check your transport arrangements at http://ptv.vic.gov.au/journey or phone 1800 800 007

Also see:

* Our ride gradings page
* Some of our rides on Bikeley
* Email rides secretary for ride details

September 2018

DATE

EVENT

TYPE

Sat 1

Frankston to Pearcedale (replacement ride due to train disruptions)

 Easy 

30km

Sat 8

Mordialloc Station to Seaford Station: Martin will lead us on trails through nooks and crannies along the way. 9am start, contact Martin Newington.

Easy

20km

Sat 15

Fawkner Station to the city: We follow the Upfield railway line which has a bike path the whole way. Our path takes us through parks, urban art, multi-cultural Melbourne and hipster coffee spots. Please call Mary-Anne for train details.

Easy

20km

Sat 22

Tour de Parks from Bentleigh Station: Jill will lead us for a ride around parks and quiet side streets, come and enjoy early spring! 9am start, please contact Jill before 7pm Thursday night.

Easy

20km

Wed 26

General Meeting at Mordialloc Neighbourhood House 8pm

 

Sat 29

Mentone Station to Moorabbin Station Breakfast ride:  Enjoy a gentle ride then a fantastic Grand Final Day breakfast at Mark’s place. Your choice whether you help to cook, serve or clean up! 9am start, please let Mark know if you are coming on the ride and/or breakfast.

Easy

20km


October 2018

DATE

EVENT

TYPE

Sat 6

Eltham Station to Oakleigh Station: Saddle up for an all day wander. We will start at Eltham Station and ride part of the Diamond Creek, Main Yarra Trail, Mullim Mullim Trail, Eastlink Trail, the rail trail at Mitcham, Gardiners Creek Trail, Anniversary Trail and Scotchmans Creek Trail. Ride ends at Oakleigh Station. This is an all day ride with lunch probably at Blackburn. Call Joe for train times.

Med-Hard

50km

 

Sat 13

Dandenong Creek secret rendezvous: Start at Dandenong Station, ride along Dandenong Creek Trail to a secret rendezvous for coffee and cake, then back to Dandenong Station. Optional side trip to the market. Please call Barry for train details.

Easy-Med

20-25km

Sat 20

Cheltenham Station to Moorabbin Station via the beach: We start at Cheltenham station, stop at a North Road beach café then down to Moorabbin station. Mainly on bike paths. 9am start, please contact Ross for more details.

Easy

20km

Sat 27

Joe will run a multi-day hub ride from Avoca Friday 25 – Tuesday 30 October. Limited public transport by bus/train, please check before you book. Joe can take a trailer with bikes. Accommodation is the responsibility of each person, note however Joe has booked a cottage/cabin and there are motel and caravan park options. If you don’t want to ride, come along to chill.

Pyrenees Info Centre: 1800 206 622 website: visitpyrenees.com.au 

Proposed rides (subject to change):

  • Friday 26  Early up and settle in
  • Sat 27 Talbot Provedore and Eatery for lunch
  • Sun 28 Church (mass) & Blue Pyrenees Winery for lunch
  • Mon 29 Dunolly explorer and lunch
  • Tues 30 Local ride & home

Please contact Joe so he can gauge interest

 

Wed 31

General Meeting at Mordialloc Neighbourhood House 8pm

 

November 2018

DATE

EVENT

TYPE

Sat 3

Frankston Station to Hastings return: Mark will lead us to the seaside, sure to be a Melbourne Cup winner! 9am start, contact Mark for more details.

Med

45km

Sat 10

Laverton Station to Cheltenham Station: Joe had discovered another interesting series of trails and back roads to explore. We will pass train stations so a shorter ride is possible. Call Joe for train details.

Easy-Hard

20-45km

Sat 17

Carrum Station to McClelland Gallery return: A ride on trails to a lovely sculpture park, gallery and café. 9am start, please contact Martin Newington for details.

Easy

20km

Sat 24

Dandenong Loop: We will start at Dandenong Station and do a loop using trails to the north and south, ending at Dandenong for a coffee.

Medium

30km

Wed 28

General Meeting at Mordialloc Neighbourhood House 8pm