Next 8 Bike North Rides


22/09/2017 Friday Concord for Cake
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 28, Pace: steady
Contact: Brian Lynne 0408 617 801
Starts at: 08:30:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the Parramatta Valley Cycleway, over Silverwater bridge to Sydney Olympic Park, then on to Concord for coffee. Return via Brays Park and the John Whitton bridge.
NOTES:A casual first half to Concorde then on shoulders through to the finish.

22/09/2017 Friday Pie in the Sky
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 40, Pace: moderate
Contact: John Hunt 0419 617 148
Starts at: 08:00:00 Hornsby Park, opposite Coronation St, near pool.
Ride along Old Pacific Hwy to cafe overlooking Brooklyn with great views. Back track to Hornsby. Moderate hills.
NOTES:Option to descend and ascend Brooklyn Hill. Cancelled if raining.

22/09/2017 Friday Merrylands Brickies
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 38, Pace: steady
Contact: Steve Hardy 0423 573 944
Starts at: 09:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Parramatta valley cycle way route to Rydalmere Rail Station and UWS, through Harris Park with a look at historic houses before crossing to the western side of Church St. Complete a circuit of Holroyd using a number of cycle paths - Ollie
NOTES:Cancelled if raining

23/09/2017 Saturday Terrigal Seaside for Tea
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 57, Pace: moderate
Contact: Steve Hardy 0423 573 944
Starts at: 08:30:00 Tuggerah Station, East Side - Carpark side near Bryant Drive.
Terrigal Seaside for Tea takes in the ever-peaceful Tuggerah Lakes; The Entrance, famous for its pelican forecourt and spectacularly scenic channel; Toowoon Bay; and Terrigal for the seaside beach
NOTES:Joint Ride with CCBUG - There are two rides at different speeds with a joint section at the start. The ride will start from the East side of Tuggerah station after the arrival of the 7.22 from Hornsby. We will be taking a slightly different pathdue to a fence across the original path. Cancelled if raining.

23/09/2017 Saturday Terrigal Seaside for Tea
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 57, Pace: brisk
Contact: Andrew Elliston 0414 224 138
Starts at: 08:30:00 Tuggerah Station, East Side - Carpark side near Bryant Drive.
Terrigal Seaside for Tea takes in the ever-peaceful Tuggerah Lakes; The Entrance, famous for its pelican forecourt and spectacularly scenic channel; Toowoon Bay; and Terrigal for the seaside beach
NOTES:Joint Ride with CCBUG - There are two rides at different speeds (moderate and brisk) with a joint moderate section at the start. The ride will start from the East side of Tuggerah station after the arrival of the 7.22 from Hornsby. We will be taking a slightly different path due to a fence across the original path. Cancelled if raining.

23/09/2017 Saturday Breakfast Point Punt
Effort:Grade: Easy, Distance: 17, Pace: gentle
Contact: Peter Green 0450531368
Starts at: 08:30:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Cross Parramatta river on John Whitton Bridge, ride through Rhodes and Concord West to Cabarita Ferry Wharf then Breakfast Point. Cross the river on the Putney Punt and return to Meadowbank on the riverfront route.
NOTES:Cancelled if raining

23/09/2017 Saturday Broken Pie
Effort:Grade: Hard, Distance: 155, Pace: brisk
Contact: Greg Boyd 0419462594
Starts at: 05:30:00 Turramurra Station, East side.
Ride via Bayview, Newport and Whale Beach to Palm Beach, ferry across Broken Bay,
NOTES:Trial Ride : Pre-register or email Ride Leader in advance. Early prompt start to meet the first ferry. Working front and rear lights required. A long ride for experienced riders. Please check the route and notes. Spares, 2 water bottles and food required. If time permits possibly time for a coffee before the ferry arrives.

23/09/2017 Saturday Parramatta Park Parade
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 41, Pace: moderate
Contact: Gautam Sridhar 0422410262
Starts at: 06:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the PVC to Parramatta Park. Do a lap or two of the park before coffee, then return via M4 c/p.
NOTES:Early Morning Ride returning to Meadowbank by 8.15. Minimal Stops/regroups. Optional Coffee Stop at the end of the ride. Working front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. Cancelled if Raining. Pre-register or confirm via e-mail to ensure that you are notified of any changes


RISK WARNING: As a participant in this dangerous recreational activity, you may be exposing yourself to a significant risk of harm. Bike North, the ride organisers and leaders wish to warn you of the risks and hazards that are an inherent part of cycling, and to take care to prevent putting yourself, your fellow participants and/or others into danger. By signing onto this ride, you accept the warning as to risk, and you agree to ride in a safe and responsible manner and to obey all Australian Road Rules.