Kelly Country Ride Sat 4 - Monday 6th Nov

Event Details

Kelly Country Ride Sat 4 - Monday 6th Nov

Time: November 4, 2017 at 8:30am to November 6, 2017 at 3pm
Location: Kelly country
Event Type: historical, irish
Organized By: Greg_
Latest Activity: 12 hours ago

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Event Description

We've managed to book accom for the Cup Day Long weekend, so this ride is ON again. A ride you will always remember. Please start RSVPing now.The info below will be updated soon.

  • You have to be a member.
  • If you RSVP it needs to be definite.
  • Accommodation approx $50 pp per night
  • 20 Rider max
  • It's a ride for experienced riders. Repeat: This is a challenging ride and not for inexperienced riders.
  • It's off - freeway. We won't be doing the Hume.
  • Your bike will need to be in good serviced condition and ready to ride 1000 ks
  • Such is life.

The information below is old from the previous ride in 2014. It will be updated so please keep checking back.

We will departing from South Morang TBA

This a ride to explore history and strip away the mythology of Ned, Ellen, and Dan Kelly, and Joe Byrne and Steve Hart. There will be some great riding too, visiting some forgotten places along the Hume, staying in the King Valley, and riding back to Mansfield via Stringybark Creek. We will probably end up covering about 700 - 800 kms. Ride Map on Plotaroute. You can download it to your phone.

FINAL RIDE ADVICE pdf

All the ride details are almost completed and are contained within this booklet. Final details will be emailed to you directly later this week. Please note the departure details for Saturday morning.

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You will be asked to do a reading at one or two of the historical sites. Your sire will be allocated this week too.

 

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Comment by James Avery on September 28, 2017 at 10:00

Sorry Greg but I've had to pull out as I'm going to be away with work.  

Comment by Pam Williams on September 6, 2017 at 20:02
This is a fun ride.
Comment by Julie Pond on August 12, 2017 at 20:50

Accommodation left for this trip: 2 doubles, 1 triple - 1 single bed and dble bunk (2 people) so if you are still wanting to come please let us know 

Comment by Greg_ on August 1, 2017 at 16:51
The ride back through the King Valley and over the mountains via Stringybark Crk is one you'll always remember.
Comment by Greg_ on July 31, 2017 at 18:28

We are still taking registrations for this ride. When the accommodation is full, then that's it. Join us - a great ride.

Comment by Paul Stampton on June 22, 2017 at 0:01

Tufan I saw Midnight Oil over 16 times - come on the trip and I'll sing you the first two albums!

Comment by Greg_ on June 10, 2017 at 19:37

There's many stories to hear.

Comment by Greg_ on June 10, 2017 at 17:40

Confirmed Paul and Judy. 

Comment by Tufan on June 10, 2017 at 8:41

Damn! Midnight Oil tickets that weekend

Comment by Paul Stampton on June 10, 2017 at 8:25

Judy and Paul attending we would like a room please!

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