2018 Ride Calendar for the Geelong Touring Cyclists

  • Guests riders wishing to ride with the club are most welcome. Note: Guest riders may do 2 rides only before paying for membership.
  • Once you are on the ride please don't pull out without telling the ride leader.
  • Riders are expected to bring a bicycle in good repair with spare tube, repair kit, pump, a water bottle and adequate protective clothing for the conditions.
  • RIDES LISTED IN BLACK ARE NOT GTC SANCTIONED RIDES - we are just advertising interesting rides you may like to do.
  • Ride leaders are asked to take the following:
    1/ First aid kit - if you don't have one check with Ross Glover at 0455 751 012.
    2/ Blank emergency contact list to record participants and contact details - download from web or email Peter Jones for a list with the names.
  • If you are unable to take a ride you are down to lead - find a leader and notify your webmaster John Hagan.


Ride Description

Ride Organizer

Tuesday 11th December

NOTE: Peter Jones' Ride from Ballarat has been rescheduled to next week.

9am from Bunnings in Waurn Ponds
70km via Forest Rd to Pt Addis,
Bells Beach, and Torquay



Lyn Loudon


Thursday 13th December 9am from Rippleside - 50km to Drysdale Chris Hume
Saturday 15th December 8:30am from Grovedale Pub 50km to Ocean Grove, Barwon Heads or Colllendina David Rae
Sunday 16th December

1/ 8am from Sth Geelong Station - 100km

2/ 9am from Sth Geelong Station
50km to Barwon Heads

Greg Allerton

John Miro

Tuesday 18th December

1/ 9:30am from Ballarat - 50km to Cerswick
Lunch at The American Hotel

2/ 9am from Grovedale Pub
65km to Barwon Heads & Pt Lonsdale

Peter Jones



Thursday 20th December 9am from Geelong Showgrounds
Geelong Quiz Ride - 50km
Peter O'Brien
Saturday 22nd December 8:30am from Sth Geelong Station
50km to Moriac
Jacki Rae
Sunday 23rd December 9am from Sth Geelong Station
50km to Lara
Ron Little