2019 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

Sunday 15th December

Two Rides:
1/ 8am from Sth Geelong Station - Only a few hills as we ride through Sutherlands Creek and Russells Bridge to Bannockburn. We then ride west to Teesdale before cruising through the bushy Common down to Inverleigh from where Hamilton Highway returns us home after approximately 100 km. Please join Greg for this enjoyable tour and help select a coffee stop.

2/ 9am from Sth Geelong Station
easy ride to Barwon Heads & Ocean Grove
return via Wallington & Leopold

Greg Allerton





John Hagan

Tuesday 17th December 9am from Church Street/Ted Wilson Path
80km to Russells Bridge - Bannockburn
Ross Glover
Thursday 19th December 9am from Showgrounds - Geelong Quiz Ride Peter O'Brien
Saturday 21st December 8.30am from Sth Geelong Station
Medium ride to Ceres - Moriac
Peter Jones
Sunday 22nd December 9am from South Geelong Station
easy river path ride
Ron Little
Tuesday 24th December 9am from Sth Geelong Station
Christmas Ride - easy
Peter O'Brien
Thursday 26th December 9am from Grovedale Hotel
medium ride to Collendina
Chris Hume
Saturday 28th December 8:30am from Grovedale Hotel
medium ride to Bellbrae & Torquay
Chris Halpin
Sunday 29th December 9am from Sth Geelong Station
easy ride to Drysdale
Peter Jones
Tuesday 31st December 9am from Grovedale Hotel
65km to Barwon Heads & Pt Lonsdale
Elect ride leader
on the day