Rally & Events Calendar

The following events and activities are planned for the foreseeable future. I you wish to have an event or rally published in the GWCA events calendar, please contact webmaster@goldwing.com.au

August
Date Event Title and Details
Friday 25-Aug-2017

Monday 28-Aug-2017

August Rally to Corowa

Rally Leader: Phil Edge
Depart: From Where-ever You Are
August Rally

Hi All,
Our August Rally to Corowa has been cancelled

 


September
Date Event Title and Details
Friday 29-Sep-2017

Monday 02-Oct-2017

Rally to Junee

Rally Leader: Ben Probin
Depart: From Where-ever You Are
October Rally

Weekend Rally at Junee September 29th  -    October 2nd 2017
NSW Labour Day Holiday weekend

THEME:  Railway Staff
Melbourne to Junee -  approx 460 KM



DAY 1 Friday 29th September

8 am:    Meet at Royal Mail Hotel, Whittlesea, for ride briefing, with    full tank and an empty bladder.  A Service Station is next door.

8.15 am Leave. Ride through lovely forested areas to Yea. Continue on the Maroondah Highway to Merton.  Turn left to Euroa (32)

10.15    Morning tea at The Jumping Jumbuck Cafe, Euroa. A service station opposite at 24 Tarcombe St for fuel.

Onto the Hume Freeway to Albury, don't go into Albury CBD, stay on the freeway. 18 Km past Albury turn left onto the Olympic Highway. Proceed to Wagga, stopping for lunch at Culcairn,bakery, 54 Balfour St. At Wagga turn left for 35 kms then  turn  right to Junee (8 kms)

ACCOMMODATION

I have reserved 9 rooms at The Crossing Motel, 61 Broadway St, Junee. Normally
$120 per night - the manager is giving us a Club discount to $108 per night.

PHONE NUMBER 02 6924 3255. Mention the Gold Wing Club to get your discount price. The motel has a restaurant, a buffet breakfast is available if you wish.

As this weekend  is the state Labour Day holiday  I suggest you  book A.S.A.P.

In the unlikely event that we need more rooms, there are 2 othe options available if required.

A.    Junee Motor Inn 02 6924 1266 (Sabina) Rate $119 per  night less 10%  $107.10

B.    Junee Caravan Park  02 6924 1316  STD cabins with ENS  $110 per night


DAY 2 Saturday 30th September

7.45am    Rise

8.30 - 9.15    Breakfast,  motel restaurant

9.30-11.00  am    Walkover to the railway station (10 mins). Vsit steam engines and railway memorabilia, etc. Morning tea in the station cafe.

11.15 Ride to Coolamon Cheese Factory - lunch and tour

1.15    Ride to Bethanga (80 km) View the spiral track, then to "The Old School Teahouse" for  afternoon tea.

3 pm    Ride to winery (tasting and purchase if you wish).

5 pm    Drinks and nibbles at the motel (BYO items) Please wear your badges.

6.15    Walk to the RSLfor dinner (Chinese or Australian). Only 1- 1/12 blocks away.
9 pm   Return  to motel for  coffee and port


DAY 3 Sunday 1st October

7.45    Rise

8.30    Breakfast wherever you wish

9.15    Market in The Atheneum Theatre (1 block away). Morning tea

11.15    Roundhouse Museum Tour

12.30    Ride to Chocolate & Liquorice Factory- lunch and tour
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1.pm   Tour  ½ hr $5 (on the hour)

1.30    Ford Museum  (next door)  $2

2.00    Broadway Museum    $5 - $4 seniors
 
3.00    pm  Back to motel - committee meeting - all welcome.

4.00    pm    To Monte CristoHomestead.  Entryand tour  $12.50 per head

6.15    BBQ

9 pm    coffee and port


DAY 4 Monday 2"d October Return  home  (500 kms)
8 am    Assemble  at reception

8.15  Leave motel for home after saying our goodbyes.


Route:    Into Wagga, then back down the Olympic Way to Albury.

Down the Hume Freeway to Benalla.  Into Benalla township for lunch then down Hume to Seymour. Afternoon tea in Seymour. Then either to Yea, then down the    Melba Highway to Lilydale. OR continue on the Hume Freeway to either the Ring Road or Melbourne CBD.

PLEASE LET ME KNOW THAT YOU ARE COMING

BEN PROBIN    0407 804 361


February
Date Event Title and Details
Friday 09-Feb-2018

Monday 12-Feb-2018

AGM Rally to Merimbula

Rally Leader: Sandi Barry
Depart: From Where-ever You Are
Feb 2018 Sapphire Valley Caravan park

The Annual General Meeting for 2018 will be held in Merimbula

Staying at

Sapphire Valley Caravan Park
29 Sapphire Coast Drv
Merimbula
Phone  02 6495 1746 or 1800 803 621

info@sapphirevalleycaravanpark.com.au

Holiday Unit Cabins $85
Motel Unit and 2 & 3 bedroom Cabins available as well.
Camping powered and en suite sites available also.

 

 Click image to go to website

 

Arriving Friday 9th Feb -  leaving the 12th Feb (*see notes below)

AGM overview

The caravan park runs a sausage sizzle Friday night so that might meet our needs instead of Pizzas etc.

Saturday will be a riding tour of the area.

Saturday late afternoon will be the AGM followed by a BBQ.

Sunday will be another tour to be planed.

Sunday evening we will go out for dinner - location to be advised.

Monday morning - we all depart.

 

*Note

Some of us will will be traveling Thursday 8th Feb to Lakes Entrance and staying overnight at:

Lakes Entrance RSL Glenara Motel
221 Esplanade, Lakes Entrance VIC 3909
Phone: 03 5155 1555

Continuing onto Merimbula Friday morning

Click image to go to website

The format of the weekend has been changed firstly to avoid the long weekend and also to allow those that must work on the Monday, the meeting and BBQ will be held on the Saturday night allowing them to travel home on the Sunday.  For those staying on, a ride will be organised for the Sunday followed by a 'going out for dinner'.

 

More details will be posted as they come to hand.