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.


Ride Description

Ride Organizer

Friday 17th August Unofficial Ride around Part of the Bay
Meet at the South Geelong Railway Station at 7.30am 
Ride to Queenscliff - Catch the 9.00am ferry to Sorrento ($10 concession bike free) 
Ride from Sorrento to Melbourne  
Return to Geelong on the 3.30pm train
All are welcome to participate 
Peter O'Brien
Saturday 18th August 9am from Grovedale Pub - 50km to
Ocean Grove / Barwon Heads or Collendina
Mark Boyanton
Sunday 19th August

1/ 9am from Torquay - Front Beach Cafe
MTB DIRT PATHS to Anglesea - 75km

2/ 9am from Sth Geelong Station - Easy Ride

John Hagan

Ross Glover

Tuesday 21st August 9am from Bunnings in Waurn Ponds
85km Moriac, Bells Beach, Jan Juc & Torquay
Paul McMahon
Thursday 23rd August 9am from Rippleside
50km to Wallington
Saturday 25th August 9am from Grovedale Pub - 50km to
Ocean Grove / Barwon Heads or Collendina
John Hagan
Sunday 26th August

8am from South Geelong Station - 100km

9am from Geelong Showgrounds
50km to Drysdale

Greg Allerton

Lyn Gregg

Tuesday 28th August 9am from Geelong Showgrounds
80km to Drysdale & Queenscliff
Peter Jones
Thursday 30th August 9am from Grovedale Pub - 50km to Torquay Jacki Rae
Saturday 20th October BUS SHOPPING TOUR 2018
for Breast Cancer Network Australia
Click here for details and cost
Click here for enrolment form
Heather Christmas