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.
  • 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

Tuesday 22nd January 8:30am from Geelong Showgrounds
80km to Drysdale & Queenscliff
Elect Ride Leader
on the day
Thursday 24th January 8:30am from Rippleside - 50km to Lara Ted Reeve
Saturday 26th January 8:30am from Geelong Showgrounds
50km to Torquay
David Innes
Sunday 27th January 8:30am from Sth Geelong Station
50km to Drysdale
Mick Gregg
Tuesday 29th January

1/ 8:30am from Grovedale Pub
50km to Barwon Heads

2/ 9:30am from Bunninyong - 80km
to Ballan & Mt Egerton on
Australian Road Championship Course



Ken Gawne

Thursday 31st January 8:30am from South Geelong Station
50km Mystery Ride
Lyn Loudon
Monday 11th Feb - Wed 13 Geelong/Birregurra to Forrest, Gellibrand and Colac.
Camping or onsite van/cabin. Includes the Old Beechey Rail Trail so best
done on a touring or mountain bike.
Contact Ross Glover
if you are interested
Monday 8th APRIL Munda Biddi Trail, Western Australia
Click here for detailed ininerary
Contact Ross Glover
if you are interested