Archive - Ride and Event Calendar - 2006

Calendar last updated on 03-Sep-2006

This is an archive of past Perth Branch rides in 2006

JANUARY 2006

Date
Time

Meet At

Ride Details

Sunday
1st Jan.
 
  • Happy New Year!
  • No branch ride scheduled for this day
Sunday
8th Jan.

9 am
Armadale
Sunday
15th Jan.

8 am
Midvale
  • Breakfast at The Avon Accent Park Beverly
  • Breakfast Ride, BYO EVERYTHING (Gas BBQ's available on site)
  • Ride Leader: Wombat (Jacquie Humphrey), ph: 9295 1768
Wednesday
18th Jan.

6:30 pm
Burswood For Your Information Only: (not a branch event)
  • Ride Skills Enhancement Ride:
  • Western Australia Police invite all licenced motorcycle riders to join them on this Ride for Road Safety.
  • Depart from the Burswood No 5 Carpark at 7pm. (Meet 6:30pm) The rides will conclude in the Northern suburbs at approx 8:30pm where Road Safety Displays including video presentations, designed to enhance your safety and skills, will be shown.
  • Click here for poster with all the details.
Weekend
21 & 22 Jan.

Just turn up
Pelican Point
  • Weekender at Pelican Point
  • Scout Camp at end of Australia II Drive, Crawley
  • Go past CALM, past Royal Perth Yacht Club, past Mounts Bay Sailing Club, to get to camp. (Click here for map)
  • Coordinator: Kurt Mueller, ph: 92 777 134
Sunday
22 Jan.
9 am
Midvale
  • New Norcia Pub
  • Through Toodyay toward Bolgart pub to have a cuppa and bickie at approx 10 am. From Bolgart we will head off toward a small township called Bindi Bindi where we turn South and arrive at the town of New Norcia for lunch and a chance to fill our selves and allow the horses to have a drink.
  • From there we can either head off home or make one last stop just short of Midland for a final cuppa and a farewell chat for another week.
    For those of you who haven't covered this stretch of road, the surface is good sealed country road. there's good country hospitality, good scenery and it won't be riden at breakneck speeds. The round trip is approximately 346ks.
  • Ride leader: Bruce Prichard, ph: 0437 022 338
Sunday
29 Jan.
9 am
Armadale
  • Quindanning for lunch, via Collie
  • Joint ride with Armadale branch
  • Ride leader: Bruce Prichard, ph: 0437 022 338

FEBRUARY 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Saturday
4th Feb.

2:45 pm

Armadale

  • M & M Fish & Chip ride
  • (M & M stands for Mark Skinner & Matt Bedola who together planned this ride about 5 years ago)
  • Ride goes through the hills near Armadale and ends up at "The Bent Chip" in Safety Bay
  • Sunset on the beach while enjoying the food
  • Rockingham for coffee & chat
  • Ride leader: Mark Skinner, ph: 9594 0796
Sunday
5th Feb.

9 am

Myaree
For Your Information Only: (not a branch event)
Saturday
11th Feb.

7 pm

Whiteman Park
  • Whiteman Park - All Branches
  • Mucky Duck Bush Band playing
  • Enter from Lord St, park at Mussel Pool
  • Park charges $8 per adult entry
  • BYO drinks & food
  • Coordination: Fremantle Branch, Peter West, ph: 9387 1659
Sunday
12th Feb.

8 am

Armadale
 
  • Pam & Barrie's Annual Breakfast Ride
  • First a ride through the hills for about an hour
  • Warnbro riders to join us.
  • Breakfast 9 am @ Nelson's ($8)
  • Bring bathers & towl to enjoy the pool
  • Ride Leaders: Pam & Barry Nelson, ph: 9397 0962
Wednesday
15th Feb.

6:30 pm

Burswood
For Your Information Only: (not a branch event)
  • Ride Skills Enhancement Ride:
  • Western Australia Police invite all licenced motorcycle riders to join them on this Ride for Road Safety.
  • Western Australia Police invite all licenced motorcycle riders to join them on this Ride for Road Safety.
  • Depart from the Burswood No 5 Carpark at 7pm. (Meet 6:30pm) The rides will conclude in the Northern suburbs at approx 8:30pm where Road Safety Displays including video presentations, designed to enhance your safety and skills, will be shown.
  • Click here for poster with all the details.
Friday
17th Feb.

7 pm

Willetton
 
  • Food Fest @ Food Hall, Southlands Shopping Centre, Burrendah Blvd, Willetton
Sunday
19th Feb.

9 am

Midvale
 
  • Bakery Run
  • we'll visit 4 bakeries, 5 if anyone's still hungry
  • will finish at Gidgie bakery
  • the diet can start Monday
  • about 230 Km all up
  • there is a cryptic crossword type quiz for those that want to enter
  • Ride Leader: Martin Beal, ph: 9295 6009
Wednesday
22nd Feb.

7:30 pm

The Stadium
  • Branch Meeting
  • at The Stadium
  • come early (from 6:30 pm) for dinner, drinks and/or chat
  • all are welcome.
Sunday
26th Feb.

8 am

Kelmscott
  • First leg of the AGM riders route
  • To escort riders attending Ulysses Club AGM in Tas (Click for ride route map).
  • Leaving Kelmscott at 8am sharp Corner Denny Ave and Albany Hwy (Caltex Garage, click for map of start point).
  • Joint ride with Armadale Branch
  • Josef, Robyn and Cameron, Adam, Jan and Tony are the AGM riders from Armadale.
  • Meeting the new York Branch at Vincent St, Beverly near railway line - this would be a place the ride should pass about 9am on their way to Merredin via Quairading, Bruce rock.  "Then we AGM'ers are off!  No plan just weep as you see us ride away, we wont stop long 5mins only to pass the time and fuel up, as we wish to make Norseman by 5pm." (Tony Fareso)
  • Perth branch contact: Bruce Prichard, ph: 0437 022 338
Sunday
26th Feb.

10 am

Bull Creek
Shopping Centre

 
  • Fairbridge Farm - The Big Ride
  • Raising money to build schools in Vietnam
  • Ride leader: Jeff Bloomfield (Freo branch), ph: 9418 4957

MARCH 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Sunday
5th Mar.

9 am

Midvale
 
  • York for Lunch
  • Beginner's Ride
  • Ride leader: Bruce Prichard, ph: 0437 022 338
Sunday
12th Mar.

8:30 am

Armadale
  • Gnomesville Via Pinjarra & Harvey
  • Joining Fremantle Branch in Harvey at 10:30 am.
  • The ride from Gnomesville is via Lowden, Mumballup, & Collie where we will lunch at the Premier Hotel. The average price is between $11 and $13. Then heading West we have an afternoon ice-cream at Dawesville Deli. This is where the ride officially ends.
  • Ride leader(s): Bruce Prichard, ph: 0437 022 338; & John Hilton (Freo Branch).
Wednesday
15th Mar.

6:30 pm

Burswood
For Your Information Only: (not a branch event)
  • Ride Skills Enhancement Ride:
  • Western Australia Police invite all licenced motorcycle riders to join them on this Ride for Road Safety.
  • Western Australia Police invite all licenced motorcycle riders to join them on this Ride for Road Safety.
  • Depart from the Burswood No 5 Carpark at 7pm. (Meet 6:30pm). 
  • This ride goes along the river, past some of the most expensive properties in Perth, until we eventually arrive at the Leeuwin Barracks in East Fremantle, where we have arranged for the Police Band to play some tunes while the sausages sizzle. Then due to the size of the parade ground we hope to have some further riding displays arranged for your entertainment and education.
  • Click here for poster with all the details.
Friday
17th Mar.

7 pm

Victoria Park
 
  • Food Fest @ Victoria Park Food Hall, Albany Highway, Victoria Park
  • (entry across from McDonalds, near corner of Shepperton Rd & Welshpool Rd)
Sunday
19th Mar.

9 am

Midvale
 
Sunday
26th Mar.

9 am

Ginger's
Truck Stop
 
  • Shocking Frock Ride - Hosted by Feral Femmes
  • Register 9:00 am; Start 10:00 am, from Gingers Truck Stop Gt Northern Hwy.
  • Entry Fee: With frock - $10, no frock - $20
  • Contact Roz: 0408 913 787, or Bobby 0438 266 764
  • Click here for Flyer with more detail

APRIL 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Sunday
2nd April

9 am

Midvale
  • Bunbury for Lunch
  • [back on by popular demand]
  • Ever been the back roads to Bunbury from Midland? What a challenge, well
    here's your chance, come and join us.
  • Lunch will be overlooking the ocean
    in an affordable restaurant.
  • Weather should be great
  • Ride leader: Jim Cheeseman, ph: 0400 902 900
Sunday
9th April

9 am

Midvale
  • AJS Park, Wanneroo
  • Trial bike trials - free entry for this one.
  • Straight to Wanneroo from Midvale to make sure we don't miss the action at this first event of the trials season.
  • Lunch - BYO BBQ food & utensils & plates & drinks.
  • If the party wish to continue after the trials event we'll take a trip through the Chittering Valley and stop at Waldecks on the Great Northern Hwy for afternoon tea.
  • Ride leader: Bruce Prichard, ph: 0437 022 339
Sunday
16th April

 
  • Easter Weekend - No Branch Ride
Sunday
23rd April

9 am

Burswood
  • Ride Skills Enhancement Ride:
  • Western Australia Police invite all licenced motorcycle riders to join them on this Ride for Road Safety.
  • Depart from the Burswood No 5 Carpark at 9am. (Meet 8:30am)
  • This ride goes to Rockingham, and its a ride to Garden Island.  Destination: Navy facilities at the Garden Island Barracks. So you will get to ride over the Causeway and gain a different view of the island. It will be a breaky near the beach, and is designed to be a social finish to the series, so if you want to have a game of volleyball, or a quick swim (if you're Game) then feel free.
  • Click here for poster with all the details.
Sunday
30th April

9 am

Midvale

  • Picnic Ride to Lake Ninan
  • Distance, about 400 km (see map)
  • Suit all bikes/riders who can do the distance.
  • Ride leader: Wombat (Jacquie), ph: 9295 1768

MAY 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Saturday
6th May

7pm-midnight

Gloucester Park

 

 
Sunday
7th May

9 am

Armadale

  • Britannia Cafe Breakfast Ride
  • 9:00 am sharp departure from Armadale
  • A short ride to Britannia Cafe for breakfast
  • Following breakfast there will be a dam ride ending at Pinjarra
  • Ride leader: Mark Skinner, ph: 9594 0796
Weekend
13th-14th May

Saturday, 1 pm

Merredin
  • Southern Cross
  • Meeting point for the Saturday departure is at the Shell Service Station in Merredin. We will leave there at 1:00 pm.
  • All are welcome.
  • Camp at Southern Cross Caravan Park - grassed tent sites with power, cabins, backpacker on-site caravans and on-site caravans - all with a 5% (I think) Ulysses discount.
  • Accommodation bookings are responsibility of the individual.  The phone number of the caravan park is 9049 1212, fax: 9049 1495, the email address is: sxcaravanpark@bigpond.com.au
  • Meet and get to know the guys and gals from the Kalgoorlie branch.
  • Return journey will be Sunday afternoon.
  • Anyone looking for a good ride on Saturday and Sunday, this is for you.
  • Ride leader: Mark Skinner, ph: 9594 0796
Sunday
21st May

9 am

Armadale
  • Gingin British Car Show
  • Combined ride with Armadale
  • Ride leader: Mark Johnstone, ph: 0418 915 261
Sunday
21st May

Meet: 9 am
Depart: 10 am

Narrogin Inn
Armadale
For Your Information Only: (not a branch event)
Friday
26st May

7 pm
for 7:30

East Vic Park
  • Food Fest
  • International Food Hall on Albany Highway in East Vic Park
  • Contact: Mark Skinner, ph: 9594 0796
Sunday
28th May

8:30 am

Applecross
For Your Information Only: (not a branch event)
Wednesday
31st May

8 pm

The Stadium
  • Perth Branch General Meeting
  • Come from 6:30 pm for eats, drinks & chat; 8 pm for the meeting

JUNE 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Sunday
4th June

8:30 am

Midvale
  • Richard's Hills Breakfast Ride
  • Breakfast at Mundaring Weir Hotel - approx $15 for full cooked style
  • Approx 170kms. Be home by early afternoon.
  • Ride leader: Richard Tempest, phone: 9367-2698
Sunday
11th June

9 am

Armadale 
  • Cuballing Tavern
  • Combined ride with Armadale
  • Some Armadale riders going down on Saturday, for overnight
  • Ride leader: Glenn Bullock (Bully), ph: 0417 975 049
Sunday
18th June

Depart: 10 am

Narrogin Inn
Armadale
For Your Information Only: (not a branch event)
  • MRA Ride to Brookton
  • Ride Run by MRA of WA
  • Information contact: Dave, ph: 0418 954 424
Sunday
25th June

9 am

Midvale 

JULY 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Sunday
2nd July

9 am

Armadale
  • Morning ride to Macadamia Farm, via Jarrahdale, Dwellingup and Pinjarra
  • Destination MacNuts - (click for info)
  • Ride leader: Richard Tempest, ph: 9367-2698
Sunday
9th July

POSTPONED

 
  • POSTPONED: Wombat's Breakfast Ride
  • [Sorry, the ride leader is ill so this ride has been postponed - apologies for any inconvenience 7Jul06]
  • Beginner - Novice - Slow Rider
  • Cost of breakfast is around $9
  • About 100 km
  • Speed Limit 80kph
  • Ride leader: Jacquie Humphrey, ph: 9295 1768
Sunday
16th July

9 am

Midvale
  • Mark Skinner's Breakfast Ride
  • Breakfast in Bakers Hill
  • Then on to York for the Motor Museum day
  • Ride leader: Mark Skinner, ph: 9594 0796
Sunday
23rd July

9 am

T.B.A.
(For your information only; not a branch event)
Sunday
30th July

9 am

T.B.A.
  • German Car Day - Northam
  • Lunch in Northam
  • RIDE LEADER NEEDED for this ride
  • contact John Gliddon (ph: 9332 0440), or, Mark Skinner (ph: 9594 0796) to volunteer to lead the ride.

AUGUST 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Sunday
13th August

9:30 am

Midvale
  • Ulyttlies - Ride for Smaller 2-wheelers
  • Ride goes to Freo via the Guildford Rd, thru the city to Mounts Bay Rd, and on towards Freo using as many as possible back roads.
  • Estimated time: 1 to 1.5 hours.
  • Kurt Mueler leading the smaller bikes; Richard Tempest leading the large bikes on a longer route but starting and ending at the same point.
  • Contacts: Kurt Mueller (ph: 9277 7134);  Richard Tempest (ph: 9367-2698).
Sunday
20th August

9 am

T.B.A.
  • Ride needed for this date
  • contact John Gliddon (ph: 9332 0440), or, Mark Skinner (ph: 9594 0796) to volunteer to lead a ride.
Sunday
20th August

10 am

Gingers
For Your Information Only: (not a branch event)
  • MRA Ride to Wongan Hills
  • Starting at Gingers Gull Roadhouse, Gt Northern Hwy, Upper Swan, depart @ 10 am, meet earlier.
  • Ride Run by MRA of WA
  • Information contact: Dave, ph: 0418 954 424
Sunday
27th August

9 am

Gingers
  • Fremantle/Perth Ride
  • Ulysses Arthritis Research Taskforce
  • GREAT CHICKEN RUN
  • Starting at Gingers Gull Roadhouse, Gt Northern Hwy, Upper Swan
  • $10 entry fee
  • More info at: Click Here.
Wednesday
30th August

8 pm

The Stadium
  • Branch General Meeting

SEPTEMBER 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Sunday
3rd September

9 am

T.B.A.
  • Ride needed for this date
  • contact John Gliddon (ph: 9332 0440), or, Mark Skinner (ph: 9594 0796) to volunteer to lead a ride.
Sunday
10th September

9:30 am

Midvale
  • Ulysses National Memorial Ride
  • All branches
  • to Lake Leschenaltia, includes a short memorial service by the Ulysses plaque near the lake
  • Ride Leader: John Gliddon (ph: 9332 0440)
Sunday
17th September

9 am

T.B.A.
  • Ride needed for this date
  • contact John Gliddon (ph: 9332 0440), or, Mark Skinner (ph: 9594 0796) to volunteer to lead a ride.
Sunday
24th September

10 am
-3 pm

Tyrepower
East Perth
  • MOTORBIKE MAINTENANCE DAY
  • at Tyrepower East Perth
    180 Bennett St, East Perth....from 10am - 3pm
  • Service and steam clean your bike or just call in for a coffee and a chat.
  • Get your bike ready for the Odyssey.
  • Contact John Gliddon (phone 9332 0440 or 0417 945 789), Mark Skinner (ph: 9594 0796) or Kurt Mueller (ph: 9277 7134).
Tuesday
26th Sept.

8 - 8:15 am

Midland Maccas
  • Pirate's Mid-week Ride
  • Midland - York - Beverley - Armadale
  • See pirate map
  • More info in the discussion forum
Wednesday
27th Sept.

8 pm

The Stadium
  • Branch General Meeting
Sat 30th Sept
thru
Mon 2nd Oct

Dunsborough
  • Ulysses Odyssey 2006
  • Dunsborough Lakes Holiday & Caravan Park
  • Queen's Birthday long weekend
  • $50 per person More info: Click Here.
  • Contact: Tony Collins ph: 9386 4154.

OCTOBER 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Sunday
1st October
  • Odyssey
 
Sunday
8th October

8:45 am

Midvale
  • Combined Fremantle/Perth ride to New Norcia for lunch
  • Ride Leader: Paul Davey (Freo) 9314 1661
  • Perth contact: John Gliddon 9332 0440
Sunday
8th October

10 am for
10:15 depart

Shenton Park
(For your information only; not a branch event)
  • Spinal Awareness Ride
  • Starting at the Shenton Park Spinal Rehabilitation Centre (oval)
  • Ride to Scarborough for bands, displays, show & shine, and competitions.
  • $10 per rider, gold coin donation for pillion
  • Contact: Perth Sports Motorbike Community, phone: 0402 829 102
Sunday
15th October

9 am

Midvale

  • Northern Circle to Hillarys Boat Harbour
    plus Ulyttlies Ride to same destination
  • Chittering Valley to Bindoon for morning tea, then Gingin, Yanchep, Hillarys for lunch
  • Approx 250kms - home by early afternoon
  • Ride Leader: Richard Tempest (ph: 9367-2698).
  • Ulyttlies (smaller bikes) ride goes straight to Hillaries, led by Kurt Mueller ph: 9277 7134.

 

Saturday
21st October
For your information; not a club ride.
Sunday
22nd October

9 am

T.B.A.
  • Ride needed for this date
  • contact John Gliddon (ph: 9332 0440), or, Mark Skinner (ph: 9594 0796) to volunteer to lead a ride.
Wednesday
25th October

8 pm

The Stadium
  • Branch General Meeting
Sat - Sun
28-29 October

NOVEMBER 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Sat 4th Nov -
Sun 5th Nov

8 am for
8:30 depart

Old Narrogin
Inn
(For your information only; not a branch event)
  • ORMTC - Benger Weekend
  • $55 per person includes Dinner, Drinks & Breakfast Starting from Old Narrogin Inn rear carpark, Armadale.
  • Open Road Motorcycle Touring Club
  • Contact Mike or Carolyn 9328 5018
Sunday
5th November

Cancelled
  • CANCELLED: Annual Fly In day at Murrayfield
  • The school has cancelled this event
  • Further info if needed: Alf Bridle 93592876
Saturday
11th November

Cancelled
  • CANCELLED: Curry & Sweets Night
  • Mark Skinner's place: 52 The Avenue, Warnbro
  • Contact: Mark Skinner (ph: 9594 0796).
Sunday
12th November

9 am

Midvale
  • Lake Clifton / Cape Bouvard Winery
  • Over the hills, around the dams and into the bush!
  • Morning Tea at Jarrahdale
  • Enjoy a fine wine over lunch, (prices are very reasonable) then take a scenic walk to the lake.
  • Ride leader: John Gliddon (ph: 9332 0440).
Friday-Sunday
17-19th November
  • Annual Stress Buster Weekend
    and Christening at Southern Cross
  • Contact: Dot Camerer (ph: 9388 2995)
Sunday
26th November

9 am

Midvale
  • Guilderton Country Club
  • Midvale => [Toodyay segment deleted] => Bindoon => [Mogumber segment deleted] => Guilderton.
  • Lunch at the country club, plus a round of bowls on the green.
  • Ride leader: Mark Dixon (ph: 9313 3944).
Wednesday
29th November

8 pm

The Stadium
  • Branch General Meeting

DECEMBER 2006

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

Saturday
2nd Dec.

Be there by 10 am
departs 11 am sharp!

Belmont Park
Racecourse
Car park
(Burswood)
.
Sunday
10th December

9 am

T.B.A.
  • Ride needed for this date
  • contact John Gliddon (ph: 9332 0440), or, Mark Skinner (ph: 9594 0796) to volunteer to lead a ride.
Sunday
17th December

9 am

 
  • Xmas function & Ride Around the River
  • Group 1: Depart from Wireless Hill Park at 9 am. Ride Leader Mark Skinner 9594-0796
  • Group 2 - Ulyttlies- Depart from BP East Perth at 9 am. Ride Leader Kurt Mueller 9277-7134. Kurt is unable to run this ride due to injury.
  • Riders wishing to join Group 1 North of the river can depart from BP East Perth at approx 9.45 am.
  • Both groups end at Wireless Hill Park for lunch.
Sunday
24nd December
  • Christmas Eve - no ride scheduled
Sunday
31st December
  • New Years Eve - no ride scheduled