Archive - Ride and Event Calendar - 2012

This is an archive of past Perth Branch rides in 2012

January 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

7th
January
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
8th
January
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
14th
January
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
15th
January
Sunday

8 a.m.

East Perth
Breakfast in Dwellingup
  • Ride to Dwellingup for breakfast.
  • Leave East Perth at 8am sharp, and head for Dwellingup via Tonkin and South West Highways, turning off at North Dandalup.
  • Return journey could be via Boddington and Albany Highway.
  • Ride Leader: Bill.
  • Contact John Gliddon (phone 0417 945 789) for further information.
21st
January
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
22nd
January
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
25th
January
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.
27th
January
Friday

6 p.m.

East Perth
Mandurah Fish & Chip Ride - a Friday evening ride.
  • Mandurah Fish & Chip Ride
  • Join Richard Tempest for an evening cruise along West Coast Highway, Cottesloe Beach, Port Beach, through Freo and past the new developments at Coogee. Then it's past beautiful Kwinana and along the tourist drive through the Rockingham waterfront and via Safety Bay back onto the main drag to Mandurah. The tourist bureau tell me there's still a chip shop on the Boardwalk and hopefully we can park the bikes somewhere out front. Enjoy the company, enjoy the cool of the evening (hopefully!) and then return to Perth via the freeway - or the long way round, if you feel so inclined.
  • Meet at BP East Perth at 6:00pm - estimated time to Mandurah, 1.5 to 2.0 hours
  • Ride Leadeer Richard Tempest (phone 9367-2698 or 0412-729-367).
28th
January
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
29th
January
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..

February 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

4 - 5
February
Sat Sun

9 a.m.

East Perth
Dowerin 'Hungi' Overnighter.
  • Dowerin Overnighter: Kiwi style.
  • Depart East Perth 9am Sat morning Feb 4th
  • Arrive Dowerin approx 4pm
  • Saturday Night Dinner - traditional 'Hungi' dinner
  • Accommodation Saturday Night
  • Sunday Morning Continental breakfast
  • Total cost per person $60ea
  • Ride Leader: John Gliddon 0417 945 789
4th
February
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
5th
February
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
11th
February
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
12th
February
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
17th
February
Friday

7:30 p.m.

Melville Super Bowl
Social Bowling Night
18th
February
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
19th
February
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
25th
February
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
26th
February
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
29th
February
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.

March 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

3rd
March
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
4th
March
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Ride + Maintenance Day.
  • Ride: Ride Leader Ken will take us on a pleasant ride not too far away.
  • Maintenance: At John Gliddon's workshop, from 11:00am onwards.
  • Bring your bike and do that much needed repair or modification.
  • BBQ provided, as well as tea, coffee and perhaps more.
  • Contact John (phone 0417 945 789) for further information.
10th
March
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
11th
March
Sunday

8 a.m.

East Perth
A Breakfast Ride! - breakfast in Toodyay.
  • Sunday morning munchies? Join other hungry riders for a morning run to Toodyay, via some pleasant meandering country roads.
  • Enjoy a hearty breakfast at any one of a number of places.
  • Finish off with coffee in York, before returning home.
  • Depart BP East Perth 8:00am sharp.
  • Contact Bill for further information.
17th
March
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
18th
March
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
24th
March
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
25th
March
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
26—1
Mar-Apr

Mildura
Victoria
29th Ulysses AGM - Mildura, Victoria
  • The 29th Ulysses AGM will be held March 26th to April 1st 2012 in Mildura Victoria.
28th
March
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.
  • Last day to submit nominiations for Perth branch AGM

April 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

7th
April
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
8th
April
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
14th
April
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
15th
April
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
SUPA GOLF MELVILLE & BBQ LUNCH.
21st
April
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
22nd
April
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
25th
April
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.
  • ANZAC DAY - Regular Social Meeting on, AGM deferred till May
28th
April
Saturday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Dongara Weekender! - an overnighter.
  • Accommodation: Seaspray Beach Holiday Park, Church St, Dongara.
  • Departing from BP East Perth at 9am Sat April 28th
  • Enjoy a scenic coastal ride to Dongara via Lancelin, Jurien Bay and Leeman.
  • Saturday night BBQ - toe-lickin' good!
  • Staying at the:
    Seaspray Beach Holiday Park
    79-81 Church Street
    Dongara WA 6525
    Ph: 9927 1165 (Link)
  • Numbers required asap
  • For info contact: John Gliddon, ph: 0417 945 789
28th
April
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
29th
April
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..

May 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

5th
May
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
6th
May
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
BACK ROADS TO BREKKIE
  • Back Roads to Brekkie ... and more.
  • Leave East Perth at 8:30am. ( a tad earlier than usual.)
  • Lots of scenic, winding back roads for a leisurely run to a "dam" good pub for brekkie.
  • Further minor byways and a bit of highway for some caffeine (or whatever you feel like).
  • A ride offering something for everyone, at a relaxed pace.
  • At this time of the year we can expect some beaut weather!
  • Ride leader: John Morrison, phonone: 0415 198 183.
12th
May
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
13th
May
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Kurt Mueller (phone 9277 7134) to volunteer to lead a ride..
19th
May
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
20th
May
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
New Norcia
  • Ride to New Norcia
  • New Norcia - a picturesque destination after winding through some scenic countryside.
  • Up West Coast Highway and Marmion Ave for morning tea at Yanchep Beach Lagoon. Then to Wanneroo/Lancelin Road via Two Rocks. Cut across from Wanneroo/Lancelin Road via Observatory to Gingin road. Through Gingin and nearly to Bindoon, then turning onto the Bindoon/Moora Road. Right at Magumber, taking you through to New Norcia for lunch at the pub—around 12:30 p.m.
  • Return via Great Northern Hwy to Bindoon. After Bindoon, turn off left onto the Chittering Valley circuit. Come out at Bullsbrook and then back through the Swan Valley to home.
  • About 350 to 400kms.
  • Ride leader: Richard Tempest (phone 0412 729 367) for more info.
26th
May
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
27th
May
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Collie Lunch Ride
  • Collie Lunch Ride - via Jarradale, Nth Bannister, Williams
  • We will depart from East Perth at 9am heading down the Kwinana Freeway to Jarrahdale.
  • After a short break at the Jarrahdale Cafe we will head to North Bannister for morning tea.
  • From North Bannister we will continue down Albany Hwy to Williams.
  • After a fuel stop at Williams we will head to Collie taking a scenic tour along Williams Collie Rd.
  • Lunch in Collie.
  • Our return trip will via the South Western Hwy.
  • Ride leader: John Gliddon, phone: 0417 945 789
30th
May
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting - and Branch AGM
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.
  • Perth branch AGM

June 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

2nd
June
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
3rd
June
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
RIVER, OCEAN, HILLS RIDE
  • River, Ocean Hills Ride
  • This ride should have you back by early to mid afternoon and I'm guessing is only about 200 to 250kms, so it will suite the less experienced riders amongst us as well. There's some slow stuff and some quicker stuff.
  • We'll ride straight down to the Raffles Hotel where we will pick up the river on all the little side roads until we get down to Fremantle.
  • Then it's round Freo and down to that little cafe at South Beach for morning tea.
  • Onto Rockingham beach front on back roads and then stay close to the ocean as we round Safety Bay and meet the Warnbro road which eventually leads us into Mandurah.
  • Mandurah to Pinjarra and then up into the hills to Dwellingup for lunch at the cafe on the main street.
  • Post lunch - back down Del Park Road to South West Highway and on home.
  • Ride Leader: Richard Tempest, phone 9367-2698 or 0412-729-367.
9th
June
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
10th
June
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
16th
June
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
17th
June
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
23rd
June
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
24th
June
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
THREE BEE's RIDE
  • Three Bees Ride - Beverly, Brookton & Bodington
  • Explore some of the great back roads east of Perth on this ride up and over the Darling Ranges.
  • A bit of Highway to Westdale then along beside the Dale River to Beverley.
  • After morning tea down the highway to Pingelly then head west cross country to Boddington for Lunch.
  • Then back over the range to Dwellingup, and on through the forest to North Dandalup to rejoin the highway to Armadale.
  • Round trip around 400km.
  • Depart EAST PERTH 09:00 ARMADALE 09:45
  • Ride Leader - Steve Starling, Phone: 9526 2730 or 0417 509 242.
27th
June
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting & Auction Night
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.
  • This is an Auction night! Bring your unwanted goods for donation; bring your cash to buy treasure!
30th
June
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays

July 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

1st
July
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Annual Waroona Picnic Ride
  • Annual Waroona Picnic Ride - Perhaps we'll tow the BBQ trailer.
  • BYO Picnic at the Dam site.
  • This is a nice little run we do every year, albeit over some familiar roads.
  • As long as it doesn't rain, the picnic site below the dam is very pleasant and picturesque.
  • Toilet facilities are a bit shabby / non-existent, so plan ahead. Boys can stand in the bush, girls can hold on!
  • The run takes us via orchard country / Pickering Brook, along Canning Road and on a great bit of narrow winding road past Canning Dam.
  • Then it's up to Jarrahdale for morning tea, followed by the well-trodden tourist route down and back up the scarp to Dwellingup.
  • We'll re-group there before tackling the twisties and sweepers on the back way through to Waroona Dam - Shire says this road is open.
  • The branch's BBQ trailer is going (assuming we can get a tower) and there will be sausages, buns and onions etc provided by the club.
  • BYO drinks and anything else you need.
  • Weather forecast unknown at time of posting - plan B is Waroona pub, if we get rained out.
  • After lunch we'll return to Perth via South West Hwy.
  • Contact Richard Tempest, (phone 9367 2698 or 0412-729-367) for further information.
7th
July
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
8th
July
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
York Motor Show - only on if not raining.
  • York Motor Show
  • This ride will be cancelled if it is raining on the day.
  • Ride through the hills Darlington,Glen Forrest,Parkerville,Stonville,Mt Helena and Chidlow and to The Lakes for a coffee fix.
  • Then onto York for the Motor Show.
  • Open from 10am to 3pm,free entry.
  • Muster will be at Mt Brown Lookout at 1:30pm for a ride direct home Gt Southern Hwy or via Spencers Brook-York Rd then Gt Eastern Hwy.
  • Ride Leader: Dave Gresser; phone 0431 988 252 or 9221 0994.
14th
July
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
15th
July
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
21st
July
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
21 - 22
July
Sat - Sun

9 a.m.

East Perth
Check out Merriden - preparation for Odyssey 2013.
  • Overnighter in Merredin
  • Aim is to view the town's facilities as a preliminary stage to the planning of next year's Odyssey.
  • With the possibility of Joondalup and Perth Branches co-hosting the 2013 Odyssey in Merredin we will be taking the opportunity to visit the beautiful wheatbelt shire for a weekend ride.
  • The Shire of Merredin covers 3372 sq km and includes the towns of Hines Hill, Burracoppin, Sth Burracoppin, Goomarin, Korbel, Merredin, Muntadgin, Nangeenan, Nokanning, Tangedin, Nukarni and Norpaire.
  • Some attractions include the historic Cummins Theatre, Merredin Peak, Merredin Railway Water Tower, two museums, an art gallery, the longest grain storage facilities in the Southern Hemisphere, as well as the remains of military installations from the town's role as second line of defence, during World War II. Wildflowers and granite rocks are also a picturesque natural environmental feature of the area.
  • Ride 1) Saturday July 21st Departing from BP East Perth at 9am. Staying at the Merredin Tourist Park. (2 room chalet at $70 p/p)
  • Ride 2) Sunday July 22nd Departing from BP East Perth at 9am. Morning tea in Meckering. Meeting the group for lunch in Cunderdin.
  • Ride Leader: John Gliddon (phone 0417 945 789); or Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) for further information.
25th
July
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.
28th
July
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
29th
July
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..

August 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

4th
August
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
5th
August
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Quindanning Run
  • Quindanning Run
  • Ride to Quindanning for lunch at the pub. Decent prices
  • Leave E.Perth at 9:00am and wander round the back way to Pinjarra for morning tea at the bakery.
  • Then up to Dwellingup and through the Hotham Valley to Quindanning.
  • Return via Boddington to Albany Highway and then through to Perth.
  • Probably back into Perth by 4:00pm.
  • Weather forecast unknown at time of posting.
  • Ride leader: Richard Tempest (ph: 9367 2698 or 0412-729-367) for further information.
11th
August
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
12th
August
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
17-20
August
Fri-Mon

10 a.m.

East Perth
Goldfields Swing.
  • Goldfields Swing Ride - Friday 17 to Monday 20 August - 10 am start from East Perth.
  • A great four day excursion to the east taking in twisty back roads, country pubs, and other places of interest.
  • Friday 17 - Perth, Toodyay, Goomailing, Mukinbudin.
  • Tour Mukinbududin Machinery Shed
  • Sat 18 - Mukinbudin, Bulfinch, Southern Cross, Kalgoorlie
  • Afternoon Mining Hall of Fame, Evening Tour of Cultural sites
  • Sun 19 - Kalgoorlie, Bolder, Southern, Cross, Merredin
  • Morning Bolder Markets and Tour of the Super Pit
  • Mon 20 - Merredin, Bruce Rock, Quairading, York, Perth
  • Morning Merredin Milatary & Railway Museums
  • Mileage - Average 300km a day, 1200km Round Trip (Check your tyre wear!)
  • Ride Leader - Steve Starling, Phone: 9526 2730 or 0417 509 242.
18st
August
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
19nd
August
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
25th
August
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
26th
August
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
29th
August
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.

September 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

1st
September
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
2nd
September
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
8th
September
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
9th
September
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Memorial Ride - in honour of those who have "ridden on".
  • 2012 Memorial Ride:
  • This year, Warnbro Sound Wanderers will have the honour of leading the ride.
  • The assembly area will remain the same as 2011, at the corner of Great Eastern Hwy and Lloyd St, Midland (opposite McDonalds).
  • Meeting time will be from 9:30am for departure at 10:30am (sharp).
  • We will be riding as a group in the left lane up Great Eastern Hwy to Lake Leschenaultia.
  • There will be NO entry fee to the Lake this year.
  • A short Memorial service will be held in the gazebo near the lake.
  • All branches are encouraged to stay for a BBQ lunch after the service.
  • If you have any questions, please call: Lee Mannering 0411 097 128 or Sandra Dix 0413 513 039
  • Perth Branch members riding to Midland will depart from East Perth at 9am. Ride Leader: John Gliddon.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) for further information.
15th
September
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
15th
September
Saturday

6 pm onwards

Buzz's place
Pot-Luck
  • Buzz has offered her house for a Pot Luck Night on the stated date.
  • All members are invited and are asked to bring a meal to share. It can be a stew, curry or any one pot meal. It will be BYO drinks on the night.
  • Member's can go straight from coffee on Saturday and enjoy an evening of laughter and friendship with other Ulyssians. Not everyone goes to coffee and you may wish to go direct to Buzz's to enjoy the evening.
  • To get address details please contact Brian (Pa Frog) and Charisse (Ma Frog) on 0412 123 797 or John Gliddon (JayGee) on 0417 945 789.
16th
September
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
22nd
September
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
23rd
September
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
German Marque & Hills Ride
  • Marque Day & Hills Ride
  • Rain permitting - not on if it's wet.
  • From East Perth for 1km ride to Nile Street to see German car marques assemble for a German Car Day drive to a "secret" destination.
  • In the mean time we will take a leisurely ride through the hills taking in Parkervill, Stoneville, Mt Helena, Chidlow, Wooroloo and Wundowie.
  • Maybe a stop off at Bakers Hill for a coffee and a pie or have early lunch at the destination.
  • Then a detour past Spencers Brook to Northam.
  • Once parked up we take in the precision of German engineering by browsing the many car marques on display.
  • There's sure to be German cuisine on offer for lunch.
  • On leaving town why not visit the old Army camp site now redeveloped for medium to long term accommodation.
  • Ride leader: Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252).
26th
September
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.
28th
September
Friday

9 a.m.

Armadale
Ride to the ODYSSEY - Friday
  • Ride to Denmark - with Armadale
  • Perth branch members wishing to ride to Denmark for the Odyssey will depart from Armadale at 9am on Friday morning Sep 28th.
  • Ride Leader: Mark Johnstone 0418 915 261
28 - 1
Sept-Oct
Fri - Mon
Denmark Odyssey - hosted by Great Southern Branch.
  • Odyssey in Denmark - long weekend
  • Registration Form - click here.
  • VENUE: Ocean Beach Caravan Park, Ocean Beach, Denmark. (9848 1106)
  • ENQUIRIES: Registrations - Ray Prior - 08 9842 9293

October 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

6th
October
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
7 - 8
October
Sun - Mon

9 a.m.

East Perth
Odyssey 2013 Planning Ride - and Overnighter
  • Merredin - Planning trip for next Odyssey
  • Join our 2013 Odyssey Planning Committee for an overnight ride to Merredin to visit the Rec Centre and check out the excellent facilites planned for next years Odyssey.
  • Our ride will take us to Merredin via Ardath and Bruce Rock as we enjoy the open roads of the Central Wheatbelt.
  • We will be staying Sunday night at the very up-market Merredin Tourist Park. All chalets are fully self contained with TV, DVD, lounge and covered parking. (approx cost is $50 p/p)
  • Bookings required asap, call John Gliddon on 0417 945 789
13th
October
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
13th
October
Saturday

6 p.m.

East Perth
Alfred's Burger Run - Cancelled!
  • Alfred's Burger Run has been CANCELLED, due to inclement weather.
  • Leave from BP East Perth at 6.00pmdd
  • Those attending the Dome at Vic Park wishing to attend will leave at 5.30pm and travel to BP East Perth.
14th
October
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
20th
October
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
21st
October
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Grass Valley - via Toodyay.
  • Grass valley Ride
  • Morning tea at Noble Falls
  • Lunch at Grass Valley Tavern
  • Return via York for a round trip around 260 km.
  • Spoilers: Map, Route.
  • Contact Mark Dixon (phone 041 382 0071).
27th
October
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
27 - 28
October
Sat & Sun

9 a.m.

East Perth
Bunbury overnighter
  • Bunbury overnighter
  • THE CLIFTON MOTEL - Cnr Clifton & Molloy Sts, Bunbury.
  • To enable the most out of the weekend the riders and any cars will leave BP East Perth at 9.00 am Saturday 27th October 2012. Cars travelling down later can go direct to the motel where we will meet up and they can either join the afternoon drinks and tasting or enjoy the pool/spa at the motel.
  • The ride group will travel to the Witches Wok Roadhouse and Tavern at Wokalup for lunch. After lunch it will be straight to the Clifton Motel (4 Star) Bunbury to check in and get ready for the afternoon ride to a brewery and two wineries (one is optional depending on time). After a great ride through some great country and the brewery / winery it will be back to the motel.
  • This year diner will be a BBQ at the Clifton Motel pool area, which will be supplied by the Branch, therefore making your cost for the motel, diner and a full cooked breakfast of $140.00, excellent value for the weekend. If you wish to share it would be $70 for a twin share room, which includes your breakfast and diner.
  • This weekend is held with a higher standard of accommodation in mind and a great way to get your partner or friend to enjoy a weekend with the other branch members. Please get in quick as only a limited number of rooms have been booked and if the numbers warrant then it will be dependent on availability of vacant rooms available when booking.
  • If any information is required please do not hesitate to contact Ma Frog (Charisse Kurthi) on mobile 0412 123 797. If you are intending to attend please put your name and number/s attending on the web post or contact Ma Frog.
  • Ride Leader: - Ma Frog (Charisse); Assisting: - Pa Frog (Brian) & JayGee (John)
31st
October
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.

November 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

3rd
November
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
4th
November
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Scottalian Ride
  • Scottalian Ride - Bindoon
  • Morning tea in Gidgegannup;
  • Ride via Toodyay & Coondle;
  • Lunch at the Scottalian Hotel (Bindoon);
  • Return via Chittering Valley;
  • Spoilers: Map, Route.
  • Contact Mark Dixon (phone 041 382 0071).
10th
November
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
11th
November
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
17th
November
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
18th
November
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
24th
November
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
24th
November
Saturday

6 p.m.

East Perth
Alfred's Burger Run
  • Alfred's Burger Run - after coffee
  • Leave from BP East Perth at 6.00pm
  • Those attending the Dome at Vic Park wishing to attend will leave at 5.30pm and travel to BP East Perth.
25th
November
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Lake Clifton.
  • Lake Clifton via Pinjarra
  • Pinjarra for morning tea at dome cafe then onto Cape Bouvard winery for lunch.
  • Around 280 km round trip.
  • Ride leader: Wayne Dickson.
28th
November
Wednesday

6:30 pm
for
8 pm start

The Victoria Park Hotel
Perth Branch Social Meeting
  • The Victoria Park Hotel, 605 Albany Hwy (corner of State St), Victoria Park (map)
  • 6:30 pm for snacks, drinks and chat.
  • 8 pm for the "formal" part.

December 2012

Date
Time &
Start Pt.

Ride Details

1st
December
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
2nd
December
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
8th
December
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
9th
December
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
PERTH BRANCH CHRISTMAS PARTY
  • Wireless Hill Park - *** Join us for our end of year Christmas Party ***
  • Riders from East Perth at 9am (Enjoy a leisurely ride around the river before lunch)
  • At Wireless Hill, from 10am
  • BBQ: at 12 noon
  • Supplied: Sausage/Chicken Sizzle & Cool Drinks.
  • BYO: Steaks, Salads, and CHAIRS!!
  • Secret Santa will arrive around 1pm.......
  • Contact: John Gliddon, phone: 0417 945 789.
15st
December
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
16th
December
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
22nd
December
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
23rd
December
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..
December No Branch Meeting in December
  • The branch meets each month except December
  • However check the calendar for other branch social events this month
29th
December
Saturday

4pm - 5:30

Dome Coffee Shop
Coffee Stop
  • Dome Coffee Shop , 293 Albany Hwy (corner of McMaster). (map)
  • 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays
30th
December
Sunday

9 a.m.

East Perth
Your Ride Here! - volunteer to lead a ride.
  • Decide & Ride: If no ride has been scheduled on the day, such as for this day, some riders may show up and decide between themselves where to ride together. No guarantees.
  • Contact Dave Gresser (phone 0431 988 252) to volunteer to lead a ride..