Date: 2017-12

Bike North Calendar for: December, 2017


01/12/2017 Friday Concord for Cake
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 28, Pace: steady
Contact: Brian Lynne 0408 617 801
Starts at: 08:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the Parramatta Valley Cycleway, over Silverwater bridge to Sydney Olympic Park, then on to Concord for coffee. Return via Brays Park and the John Whitton bridge.


01/12/2017 Friday Banana Pie
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 67, Pace: moderate
Contact: John Hunt 0419 617 148
Starts at: 08:30:00 Turramurra Station, East side.
Practise your descending and climbing going both ways through Bobbin Head, and visiting Pie in the Sky.


01/12/2017 Friday Parramatta Park Parade
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 41, Pace: steady
Contact: Christine Jessep 0414659764
Starts at: 08:30:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the PVC to Parramatta Park. Do a lap or two of the park before coffee, then return via M4 c/p.


02/12/2017 Saturday Three Gorges Pies
Effort:Grade: Hard, Distance: 78, Pace: brisk
Contact: Mark Hooper 0417400670
Starts at: 06:45:00 special start: Turramurra Station, East side.
Hard, hilly ride through Galston Gorge, Arcadia, Berowra Waters to Pie in The Sky for coffee. Return via Bobbin Head to Hornsby.


02/12/2017 Saturday Brisbane Water Loop
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 47, Pace: moderate
Contact: Andrew Elliston 0414 224 138
Starts at: 08:00:00 Woy Woy Station.
Circling the beautiful Brisbane Water harbour, riders will enjoy one of the best water ways on the Central Coast. The ride commences and ends at "Woy Woy"
NOTES:Joint ride with CCBUG Central Coast BUG. Start time is designed for the 7:22am Hornsby to Woy Woy train. (Pls check the train timetable closer to the day). In the event of adverse weather the ride may be cancelled, please check the Bike North website.


02/12/2017 Saturday Bobbin Head - Anti-Clockwise
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 28, Pace: moderate
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 06:00:00 Turramurra Station, East side.
Ride via Wahroonga and Turramurra to Bobbin Head, returning up the steep way to Mt Colah and back to Hornsby.
NOTES:Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if Raining. Pre-register or confirm via e-mail to ensure that you are notified of any changes. Optional Coffee Stop at the end of the ride.


02/12/2017 Saturday Bobbin Head - Clockwise
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 25, Pace: steady
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 07:45:00 Turramurra Station, East side.
Cycle to Hornsby and Mt Colah for the exhilarating downhill run to Bobbin Head. Rest for a coffee break before tacking the climb to Turramurra Station.
NOTES:Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if Raining. Pre-register or confirm via e-mail to ensure that you are notified of any changes.


03/12/2017 Sunday Parramatta River Run
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 62, Pace: moderate
Contact: Stuart Lee 0433541992
Starts at: 06:30:00 Corner of Mileham Ave and Oxley Ave, Baulkham Hills (Baulkham Hills Pool).
Ride the Parramatta River from the headwaters in the Hills District via Quarry Creek and Toongabbie Creek. Follow the Parramatta River and harbour bays and foreshores to the Sydney Harbour Bridge and North Sydney.
NOTES:The ride will finish at Nth Sydney station. There will be a group of riders riding back to the start via Parramatta adding approx.40km to the total ride distance of 100km


03/12/2017 Sunday Concord for Cake
Effort:Grade: Easy, Distance: 28, Pace: gentle
Contact: Clive Diamond 0403 055 166
Starts at: 08:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the Parramatta Valley Cycleway, over Silverwater bridge to Sydney Olympic Park, then on to Concord for coffee. Return via Brays Park and the John Whitton bridge.


03/12/2017 Sunday Visiting West Lindfield
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 35, Pace: steady
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 07:30:00 Eastwood Station, East side.
Ride from Eastwood to enjoy a pleasant ride through Lane Cove Park with a coffee stop in West Lindfield.
NOTES:This is the old "Visiting Frendz" ride with a slightly changed returned route back to Eastwood. Geoff Young will be leading this ride as part of the Bike North Ride Leader Apprenticeship program. Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if raining. Pre-register or confirm via email to ensure that you are notified of any changes.


05/12/2017 Tuesdaymeeting: BN Executive Meeting
Contact: 8188 2084
Starts at: 19:30 North Ryde. Meeting room at the rear and under the School of Arts Community Centre Hall, 201 Cox's Rd Nth Ryde. Walk down the path between the Community Centre and the Commonwealth Bank and you will find the meeting room up the 2nd ramp..
NOTES:This is the regular meeting of the Executive Board of Bike North Inc. where many major decisions are made. All members are welcome to attend and find out about what goes on behind the scenes or raise any issues with the Executive. Bring your bike if you like.


05/12/2017 Tuesday West Head From Terrey Hills
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 53, Pace: moderate
Contact: Brian Lynne 0408 617 801
Starts at: 07:30:00 Frank Beckman Reserve, Yulong Avenue(corner Booralie Road), Terrey Hills.
Moderate paced ride via Akuna Bay to scenic West Head . Bring your own morning tea to savour with the magnificent views across Pittwater and Broken Bay.
NOTES:Potentially it could be quite hot on West Head Road and there is no drinking water availability. Riders must be self sufficient in this respect and bring a snack to enjoy at West Head. Coffee at Akuna Bay on the return trip.


08/12/2017 Friday A Slice of Banana Pie
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 58, Pace: moderate
Contact: Justin Holmwood 0417 654 076
Starts at: 07:30:00 Turramurra Station, East side.
A Slice of Banana Pie means you can have your pie and eat it at Pie in the Sky after a spin up the highway, then burn it off climbing out of Bobbin Head the sensible side.
NOTES:Cancelled if raining. Call Justin on 0417654076 if unsure.


09/12/2017 Saturday Breakfast Point Punt
Effort:Grade: Easy, Distance: 17, Pace: gentle
Contact: John Williams 0409 324 317
Starts at: 16:30:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Cross Parramatta river on John Whitton Bridge, ride through Rhodes and Concord West to Cabarita Ferry Wharf then Breakfast Point. Cross the river on the Putney Punt and return to Meadowbank on the riverfront route.
NOTES:Come for an early dinner at the Palace Hotel Tennyson Road. This ride will run in a clockwise direction, so we can be on the Putney Punt before the last river crossing at 5.30 pm. After fuelling up we will ride back to Meadowbank. Bike lights essential.


09/12/2017 Saturday Banana Pie
Effort:Grade: Hard, Distance: 67, Pace: brisk
Contact: Alanna Rados 0408480374
Starts at: 07:30:00 Turramurra Station, East side.
Practise your descending and climbing going both ways through Bobbin Head, and visiting Pie in the Sky.
NOTES:cancelled if raining


09/12/2017 Saturday Bobbo Banana
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 52, Pace: moderate
Contact: Tony Stanley 0425213591
Starts at: 06:00:00 special start: Turramurra Station, East side.
Ride to Bobbin Head via Kissing Point Rd and return.
NOTES:I'm re-starting my "commuter series" rides where you can take your heavier, sturdy workhorse out for some more interesting rides now that Summer has arrived as a reward to thank it for its support in getting you through a winter of reliable commuting. Note that this ride will start from Turramurra so that the Brown's climbs are removed and pace is slightly reduced to allow for heavier bikes. Weekend bikes are also allowed :)


09/12/2017 Saturday Old Mans Hat
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 41, Pace: steady
Contact: Richard Kelly 0428 640 975
Starts at: 07:00:00 St Leonards Station, concourse.
Ride with significant hills, mostly on back roads, through to the Spit, Arabanoo Lookout, North Head/Old Man's Hat. Return via Manly Vale and Spit. Minimal regrouping.
NOTES:Briefing after trains arriving around 7:00. Pace at least moderate when not uphill, corners etc. Members pls re-reg. Can'd if rain or gale.


09/12/2017 Saturday North Sydney to Bondi Loop
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 47, Pace: steady
Contact: Peter Green 0450531368
Starts at: 08:00:00 North Sydney station.
A coastal ride through the Eastern Suburbs to Watsons Bay then a climb to Dover Heights before descending to Bondi, Tamarama and Bronte beaches and completing the loop through the CBD on bike lanes.
NOTES:This gorgeously scenic ride has many lookouts and photo opportunities with some short but steep hills but the ride will be run at a slower pace with many bale out points. I expect the ride to finish at 1.30-2pm. Coffee stop at Watsons Bay Limited to ten riders therefore Members must pre-register Cancelled if raining


10/12/2017 Sunday Bobbin Head - via Browns
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 40, Pace: moderate
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 06:00:00 Eastwood Station, East side.
Ride via Browns Waterhole & Turramurra to Bobbin Head. Long climbs & descents. Coffee stop included.
NOTES:Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if Raining. Pre-register or confirm via e-mail to ensure that you are notified of any changes.


10/12/2017 Sunday Summer Hill Circle
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 35, Pace: steady
Contact: David Vasey 0412 105 518
Starts at: 08:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride via Concord, Five Dock, Hawthorne Canal cycle path, Summer Hill then complete the loop via Cooks River Cycle Path


10/12/2017 Sunday Glenwood to Prestons on the M7 path
Effort:Grade: Hard, Distance: 80, Pace: fast
Contact: Mark Hooper 0417400670
Starts at: 06:30:00 Fairmount Circuit, Glenwood.
Ride the full length of the M7 cycleway. This is an out and back route with a surprising number of climbs, though nothing steep.
NOTES:Cancelled if raining.


10/12/2017 Sunday Rouse Hill Shamrock
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 24, Pace: steady
Contact: Marjorie Au 0414 478080
Starts at: 08:00:00 Caballo Street picnic area, Rouse Hill.
Three connected loops in a 3 leaf clover pattern around Rouse Hill Town Centre


10/12/2017 Sunday Balmain Bummel
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 42, Pace: steady
Contact: Ian Meller 0490 332 072
Starts at: 08:00:00 St Leonards Station, concourse.
Over Sydney Harbour, Pyrmont and Anzac bridges to explore some of the historic heritage of Balmain whilst also taking advantage of some unexpected viewing points as we ramble towards a well earned coffee at Haberfield. Return via Leichhardt.
NOTES:Please contact leader if this is your first Bike North ride. Cancelled if raining.


10/12/2017 Sunday Past Parramatta Via Toongabbie
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 60, Pace: moderate
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 07:30:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride the cycle paths and commute routes around Parramatta, Toongabbie and Fairfield
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - members please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only


12/12/2017 Tuesdaymeeting: Ryde, Hunters Hill, Lane Cove Meeting
Contact: Alf Torrisi
Starts at: 19:30 North Ryde Meeting Room. (Under the School of Arts Community Centre Hall, 201 Cox's Road North Ryde. Walk down the path between the Centre and the Commonwealth Bank. Meeting room is up the 2nd ramp on the left.).
NOTES:All bike riders are welcome. Meet the team, find out what is happening in making cycling better in Ryde and Hunters Hill.


12/12/2017 Tuesday Shrimptons Creek Cruise
Effort:Grade: Easy, Distance: 15, Pace: gentle
Contact: David Vasey 0412 105 518
Starts at: 08:30:00 special start: Eastwood Station, East side.
Start Carpark of Waterloo Park / Trafalga Place Shops (Marsfield). On road cycle lanes and local streets to the Ryde lookout at Denistone Park, return on the Shrimpton's Creek cycle pathtand through Macquarie Uni. Coffee at end.


12/12/2017 Tuesday Head to Head
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 61, Pace: steady
Contact: Richard Kelly 0428 640 975
Starts at: 07:30:00 Artarmon Station, East side.
Ride mostly on quieter back roads via the Spit to North Head and return via Bradleys Head. Minimal regrouping. Lots of scenic views and hills.
NOTES:Parking possible east of station. Pace at least Moderate when not uphill, corners, lights etc. Members please pre-reg. Can'd if rain or gale.


15/12/2017 Friday Summer Hill Circle
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 35, Pace: steady
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 09:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride via Concord, Five Dock, Hawthorne Canal cycle path, Summer Hill then complete the loop via Cooks River Cycle Path
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - members please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only


15/12/2017 Friday Botany Bay Bacon
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 63, Pace: moderate
Contact: Brian Lynne 0408 617 801
Starts at: 07:30:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Medium ride via Olympic Park, to Strathfield then the full length of the Cooks River Cycleway to the shores of Botany Bay. Return the same way.
NOTES:Note that this ride will be run at a moderate pace of 19-22, not the normal 17-19, so we will be moving along at around mid 20's for much of the course with reduced regroups.


16/12/2017 Saturday Berowra Hill Climb
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 34, Pace: brisk
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 06:00:00 Hornsby Park, opposite Coronation St, near pool.
Ride from Hornsby along Pacific Highway to Berowra. Head down to Berowra Waters and climb back up again.
NOTES:Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if Raining. Pre-registration is required for this ride.


16/12/2017 Saturday Colonial Parks
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 36, Pace: steady
Contact: Andrew Elliston 0414 224 138
Starts at: 08:00:00 Castle Hill Heritage Park, Heritage Park Drive, Castle Hill.
Ride from Castle Hill Heritage Park, the site of the Irish convict rebellion, to Bella Vista Farm which was first established in the late 1700's and eventually sold to the North Sydney Tile and Brick Company
NOTES:Revised route incorporating additional cycleways in parklands through Baulkham Hills. Meet at furthest corner of the car park at Heritage Park. Pls note: In the event of adverse weather please check the Bike North website to determine if the ride is running.


16/12/2017 Saturday Brisbane Water Loop
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 47, Pace: moderate
Contact: Steve Hardy 0423 573 944
Starts at: 08:15:00 Woy Woy Station.
Circling the beautiful Brisbane Water harbour, riders will enjoy one of the best water ways on the Central Coast. The ride commences and ends at "Woy Woy"
NOTES:Start time is designed for the 7:23am Hornsby to Woy Woy train. (Pls check the train timetable closer to the day). In the event of adverse weather the ride may be cancelled, please check the Bike North website.


16/12/2017 Saturday Olympic Park Ride
Effort:Grade: Easy, Distance: 25, Pace: gentle
Contact: Alison Pryor 9874 2383
Starts at: 08:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Loop around Homebush Bay with a coffee stop. Suitable for beginners and children OVER 12 accompanied by an adult carer.


17/12/2017 Sunday North Ryde Christmas Lights
Effort:Grade: Easy, Distance: 20, Pace: slow
Contact: Peter Green 0450531368
Starts at: 18:30:00 Eastwood Station, East side.
Night ride to Cutler Pde, Nth Ryde to view the spectacular Christmas display. Bring a picnic supper. BIKE LIGHTS ESSENTIAL.
NOTES:Decorating your bike with Christmas bling for the occasion is much encouraged. Good quality front and rear bike lights that can run 3 hours are required. No lights, no ride - so change or charge your batteries. Bring a snack and water as we will have a picnic shortly before sunset. You must be confident riding at night in low traffic streets. Children over 12 with adult carer welcome


17/12/2017 Sunday The Gorge and Berowra
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 45, Pace: brisk
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 06:00:00 Hornsby Park, opposite Coronation St, near pool.
Ride through Galston Gorge, rural Arcadia & on to scenic Berowra Waters. After coffee, ride via Berowra & Pac. Hwy to Hornsby
NOTES:Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if Raining. Pre-registration is required for this ride.


17/12/2017 Sunday Paddington Green
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 25, Pace: gentle
Contact: Peter Green 0450531368
Starts at: 08:00:00 North Sydney station.
Ride through city and meander through Centennial Park and Paddington. Coffee stop enroute.
NOTES:Be aware that this ride has a few steps where carrying your bike is necessary Side trip to Paddington Reservoir Gardens.Morning tea will be at the Hughenden Hotel, Paddington Cancelled if raining, check website the evening before the ride


19/12/2017 Tuesday Epping Concord Boomerang
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 44, Pace: steady
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 07:30:00 Epping Station, East side.
A good training ride with minimum stops over a variety of terrain. Some on-road experience necessary.
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - members please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only - we will be doing the ride in reverse due to peak hour traffic


22/12/2017 Friday Pie in the Sky
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 40, Pace: steady
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 09:00:00 Hornsby Park, opposite Coronation St, near pool.
Ride along Old Pacific Hwy to cafe overlooking Brooklyn with great views. Back track to Hornsby. Moderate hills.
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - members please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only - optional extension to Hawkesbury River bridge


22/12/2017 Friday Merrylands Brickies
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 38, Pace: steady
Contact: Steve Hardy 0423 573 944
Starts at: 09:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Parramatta valley cycle way route to Rydalmere Rail Station and UWS, through Harris Park with a look at historic houses before crossing to the western side of Church St. Complete a circuit of Holroyd using a number of cycle paths - Ollie


23/12/2017 Saturday Looking for Lilies
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 27, Pace: steady
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 08:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the Parramatta Valley Cycleway, over Silverwater bridge to Sydney Olympic Park, then on to Bicentennial Park for coffee. Return via Rhodes and the John Whitton bridge.
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - members please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only


23/12/2017 Saturday Crosslands Leg Burner
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 64, Pace: moderate
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 06:00:00 special start: Turramurra Station, East side.
Hard Hilly Ride through Browns Waterhole and Turramurra to the end of Somerville Road and beyond. Return via Bobbin Head
NOTES:Shortened Ride From Turramurra. Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if Raining. Pre-registration is required for this ride.


23/12/2017 Saturday Katoomba to Emu Plains
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 53, Pace: moderate
Contact: Peter Green 0450531368
Starts at: 09:30:00 special start: Katoomba Station, southern side.
A scenic ride from Katoomba descending the Blue Mtns. Climbing, decending and traffic skills needed.
NOTES:This scenic ride will start from Gang Gang St, Southern side of Katoomba station after the arrival of the 7.40 from Strathfield and will finish at Emu Plains station. The ride is mostly on back roads but there will be some short flat sections on the hard shoulder of the Gt Western Hwy. Coffee at Springwood Cancelled if raining. Please pre-register as this ride is limited to 10 riders Cancelled if raining. if in doubt, check website


23/12/2017 Saturday River ride with Lillies
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 60, Pace: moderate
Contact: Andrew Elliston 0414 224 138
Starts at: 07:30:00 special start: Cafe MacKels in Circa Norwest Shopping Centre off Norbrik Drive.
Ride the Parramatta River from the headwaters in the Hills District via Quarry Creek and Toongabbie Creek. Follow the Parramatta River to Meadowbank. Cross the river into Rhodes and Bicentennial Park. Return a similar route.
NOTES:Additional pickup by pre-agreement only: 8am Seven Hills station car park side. Ride is planned to run with minimal stops. In the event of adverse weather please refer to the Bike North website to confirm the ride is running .


23/12/2017 Saturday Quatre Montagnes
Effort:Grade: Hard, Distance: 87, Pace: brisk
Contact: Roger Leigh 0435 015 448
Starts at: 06:30:00 special start: Epping Station, East side.
Hard, hilly ride through Galston Gorge, Arcadia, Berowra Waters to Pie/Brooklyn for coffee. Return via Bobbin Head to start.
NOTES:Optional start at top of KPH at 7.00. Ride will turn at the bottom of Brooklyn Hill and have coffee at Pie.


24/12/2017 Sunday Across the Ford
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 31, Pace: moderate
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 06:00:00 Eastwood Station, East side.
A tour of Eastwood, Macquarie Park and Lane Cove National Park. The route uses back roads and cycle paths and includes 3 optional short steep hills.
NOTES:Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if Raining. Pre-registration is required for this ride.


24/12/2017 Sunday Parramatta Park Parade
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 41, Pace: steady
Contact: Wayne Spencer 0438203349
Starts at: 08:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the PVC to Parramatta Park. Do a lap or two of the park before coffee, then return via M4 c/p.


26/12/2017 Tuesday Yacht Race Ride
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium [no data], Distance: 25, Pace: gentle
Contact: John Williams 0409 324 317
Starts at: 10:00:00 St Leonards Station, concourse.
Ride to Middle Head for a BYO picnic lunch and see the yachts heading to Hobart. Bring your sunscreen!
NOTES:This ride will be on whatever the weather. Bring a bit of lunch, a hat and sunscreen are essential, your bike lock, and something to sit on the grass, if you need to. Binoculars a great if you have them. We will have coffee on the way to our viewing spot at Middle Head. Please note: This is not a long ride, but there are plenty of hills.


26/12/2017 Tuesday Parramatta Park Parade
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 41, Pace: steady
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 08:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the PVC to Parramatta Park. Do a lap or two of the park before coffee, then return via M4 c/p.
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - members please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only - please take a snack as we may have a bit of trouble locating a coffee shop that is open


26/12/2017 Tuesday Bobbo Banana
Effort:Grade: Hard, Distance: 52, Pace: brisk
Contact: Roger Leigh 0435 015 448
Starts at: 08:00:00 special start: Epping Station, East side.
Ride to Bobbin Head via Kissing Point Rd and return.
NOTES:Boxing Day: Depending on what's open we may have coffee at the end in North Epping.


28/12/2017 Thursday Mirambeena Magic
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 72, Pace: moderate
Contact: Malcolm Wade 0417 046 925
Starts at: 07:30:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Head west along the PVC and the M4 cycleway (under M4) to visit the picturesque lakes of Mirambeena Regional Park at Lansdowne and on to Liverpool Plaza
NOTES:Pregistration preferred. Cancelled if raining. Bring 2 water bottles if high temperatures expected.



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