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Meet at Parliament Station platform 4 at 9.35 a.m. and take the 9.39 to East Malvern. Ride along the Anniversary Trail through Ashburton, Surrey Hills, Camberwell, Canterbury, Balwyn and Kew to Fairfield, lunching at the Bean Counter Café. Return by train from Fairfield, or option to continue on to Newport.

Medium. Approx. 30km.

Contact: John S. [0435 768 777]

Ride the Bellarine Rail Trail over 2 days, staying overnight at Portarlington.

Contact Denice [0429 167 013] for details.

Meet at Altona Pier at 10 a.m. and head to Footscray with lunch at the Happy River Café and then board the Blackbird for a river cruise. Return home by the same route with options to train from Footscray or Newport.

Medium. Approx 40km.

Contact: Denice [0429 167 013]

Depart 10 a.m. from Altona Pier taking the Coastal Bay Trail via Altona Meadows and Sanctuary Lakes to Point Cook South. Some on road riding as we negotiate from the end of stage one of the Point Cook Coastal Park Bay trail to the entrance to Point Cook Homestead where we access the gravel and/or boardwalk trail to the Cheetham Wetlands Viewing Tower. Lunch at the Saltwater Coast Café, return the same route back to Altona Pier.

Easy. Approx. 30km.

Contact: Denice [0429 167 013]

Meet at Hoppers Crossing Station at 10.00 a.m.

Head north then west, following Skeleton Creek then Tarneit Creek through the delightful wetlands to Derrimut Road, then continuing through Tarneit to the Werribee River Path, and on to Werribee for lunch. Return to Hoppers Crossing via the Federation Trail, or train home from Werribee.  Some local roads at Tarneit.

Easy. Approx. 35km.

Contact Peter [0419 257 922]

Meet at Flinders Street Railway station (information kiosk) at 10 a.m. We follow the south side of the Yarra Trail and then along the Gardiners Creek Trail to Ashburton. Lunch at Glen Iris Pantry.  Return to Flinders Street station via Ferndale Trail, Gardiners Creek trail and the Yarra Trail north side pontoon track.

Easy. Approx. 30km.

Contact – Peter [0419 257 922]