Monthly activities news archive

Sunday 14 Feb 2016. Social ride – Flinders Street Station to Ashburton & return.

Today we will ride the Gardiners Creek trail, catch a train to Flinders Street station, 8.46am from Werribee, 8.56am from Laverton or 9.02am from Altona. The ride start time is 9.45am and we will follow the Yarra River to Ashburton passing the rowing sheds, Como Park and other Melbourne landmarks. After lunch at Ashburton, we return to Flinders Street following the north side of the Yarra River. We will catch a train home from here. Don’t forget to have a couple of circuit’s around the Velodrome along the way! Ride will be approximately 40kms.
Contact – Carol [0422 054 660].


Friday 19 Feb 2016 – BayWest Bug Dinner

Our first BayWest BUG dinner for 2016 is to be held at Spottiswoode Hotel cnr Hall St & Hudson Rd Spotswood at 7.00 pm.  If you are planning to join us, please advise by Thursday 18 Feb via Facebook, txt or email. For further details about the venue, incl menu and prices, go to:

Contact  – Kristine [0425 739 011].


Sunday 28 Feb 2016. Social ride – Altona Pier to Footscray & return. 

This morning we meet at the Altona Pier at 09.00am and ride along the bike path to Williamstown then head north along the Maribyrnong River to Footscray where we stop for brunch/lunch at the Happy River Café.  We head back home on the same path. Ride Approx: 35 kms.

Contact – Mary C. [0412 848 067].

Sunday 17 January 2016. Social ride – Altona to Sanctuary Lakes & return.

Our first ride of the New Year will be an easy flat ride for all those who have been eating too much and have not been on their bike for a while. We will meet at the Altona pier to leave at 9.00am. We will follow the path west along the BayWest Trail to the bridge over Skeleton Creek and cross over. Once over the bridge we will follow the road through Sanctuary Lakes to the café on the lake for coffee and a bite to eat. Once re-fuelled, we will return back to Altona. This will be a reasonably short but pleasant ride at approximately 25 kms.

Contact – Allan [0417 594 601].

Sunday 31 January 2016. Social ride – Altona to Yarraville.

This will be an evening Ride & weather dependent. We will meet at the Altona Pier at 5.00pm and ride to our dinner spot in Yarraville. After dinner we can catch a train home, or ride back from Yarraville, or maybe Williamstown.

Contact – Mary C [0412 848 067].