Pelicans Group

Pelicans Group is a group that rides on Tuesday each week. Many of our members also ride with this group. Their upcoming rides are as follows:

Tuesday 7th MARCH 2017


NOTE: Riders bringing Cars with Bikes, will be able to leave their Vehicle at HBMS; Graeme will have gate Key on returning!

” Our Old Favourite ” Sanctuary Lakes Ride, cross Wetlands Bridge, ride full circle around the lake those wishing to ride further continue to Point Cook, pick up something for lunch, ride on to our Bridge Stop, then return home and/or HBMS via the Skeleton Creek Trail. 

Tuesday 14th MARCH 2017

HISTORIC CATTLE YARD  Meet @ Altona Pier 10:00 am, ride to Footscray 

TAKING SHORT CUT via NEWPORT  Follow Trail to Shepherds Bridge cross Shepherds Bridge, turn RIGHT and cross UNDER BRIDGE follow to Historic Bridge and Cattle yard, return and cross river then turn back to Truckers Paradise for lunch.,Train Home

Tuesday 21st MARCH 2017 Meet at NEWPORT Railway Station Ride to

 SOUTHBANK/DOCKLANDS/ Meet Newport Station @ 10am (Altona Train leaves @ 9.31am)

Morning Coffee ( at Yarraville ) Ride to Docklands inspect the Alma Doepel ( if its still there ) continue, discover the New Jim Stynes Bridge crossing the Yarra River. “BACK TO BOURKE ST CAFE” @ DOCKLANDS for LUNCH    Train or Ride home,

Tuesday 28th MARCH 2017 ( Alternative Ride: Hoppers to WERRIBEE MANSION )

TARNIET   STEVE’S TRAIL following loop  to Werribee )    * Meet at Hoppers Crossing Railway Station @ 10:00am. (Train Leaves Altona: 9:26 for Hoppers ) After Meeting up ride Federation Trail to  OUR NEW FOUND COFFEE SPOT  ( Yuhava Coffee) for morning coffee and ride under the sewerage Bridge to Tarniet, complete the loop and ride back to  Werribee township to our Regular Cafe for lunch and train home to Altona. ( Alternative lunch suggestion can be made on the Day )

       APRIL 2017                                =====================================      

NOTE:   TUESDAY 4th APRIL 2017   ( 1st Ride for the Month )


Riding to Point Cook ( Bring Photo I.D )….( Bring Lunch )

NOTE: Riders bringing Cars with Bikes, will be able to leave their Vehicle at HBMS; Graeme will have gate Key on returning!

 Sanctuary Lakes Ride to Sanctuary Lakes, cross Wetlands Bridge and turn off to SALT WATER COAST Cafe for Morning Coffee find trail through to Point Cook Aviation Centre, Visit Museum and afterwards ride down to Sanctuary Lakes Shopping Centre for Lunch……Ride home to the Mens Shed to pick up your Car.

RAAF Museum: Interactive Flying Displays – Royal Australian Air Force

For further information about the Pelicans Group, please contact Graeme on 0420 290 514.

If you have been looking for photos of the Pelicans Group, log into Facebook and search to find HOBSONS BAY PELICANS CYCLING GROUP. The Pelican Group is a group of cyclists within the Hobsons Bay Mens Shed.