Time: September 25, 2011 from 7:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Melbourne, Geelong, Queenscliffe, Sorrento and ending up at The London Pt Melb
Website or Map: http://www.motowhere.com/maps…
Phone: 0407 547 030
Event Type: fun, around, the, bay, ride, one, we, have, all, been, wanting, to, do...
Organized By: Julie Pond
Latest Activity: Feb 3, 2016
Main Route follows Geelong Road
Right round the bay with a ferry ride in the middle, with two choices of route to Geelong.
Isn't this what you've been waiting for? Stopping to enjoy the Esplanade in Geelong for a coffee, then riding to Queenscliffe to have a look around . We'll catch the ferry across the heads to Sorrento for a leisurely lunch before heading home around the beautiful coast line of Mornington Peninsula. Distance 214 km. (including the sea route)
Meet at Abbotsford Convent http://www.abbotsfordconvent.com.au/visitor-information
7.30 - 8am for breakfast / coffee. There will be two groups riding down. Please choose your ride.
1. First group led by Tony will depart at 7.45 AM and follow the alternative - off highway route down.
2. Second group will depart at 8.20 AM and follow the main highway route down.
Leaving this early to get on our way out of the CBD. See motowhere map to have a knowledge of the route.
3. REGROUP 9.30 AM at Caltex Service Station / Geelong Road after the first set of traffic lights - opposite Beckley Park trotting complex.
Meet Tufan and friends there because I am dying for a coffee. Coffee break at the Geelong Foreshore - The Wharfshed.
Then around the Ballarine Penisula to Queenscliff for a look around.
4. Ferry to Sorrento. We need to be at the Queenscliff wharf at 11.30 am to ticket and load bikes. MV Sorrento sails at 12 Noon for a 40 minute voyage. Bring your camera!
Cost $31.50 for bike and rider, $7.50 pillion.
5 Lunch at Buckleys Chance for 1pm - booked for 16
174 Ocean Beach Road, Sorrento VIC, 3943
Phone: (03) 5984 2888
6 Leave Sorrento at 2 PM for a leisurely ride home around the Bay - with a mid ride coffee break of course, finishing up at the London Hotel in Port Melbourne for a wind down drink.
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