15 December 2018 Ride

Mild weather tomorrow before predicted afternoon showers. Yep, depart from Darnum at 8am.

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with locally heavy falls. Winds northeast to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Christmas Breakup Ride

A Chridtmas break up ride is organised for next Saturday 22 Dec starting from Yarragon for a ride around the Yarragon flats and finishing at Fozziegobbles for our break up.

8 December 2018

Cooler weather tomorrow compared to the mid to high 30s we have been experiencing over the last couple of days. Darnum it is deserting at 8am. Please have you batteries charged and lights (front and rear) on.

Ian will be riding with the captan’s bunch to the start starting at 7:30am.

It will be a partly cloudy day with medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening with the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting cooler west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h from the west during the afternoon, extending throughout by the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 32.

1 December 2018 Rde

The Bureau promises a mild morning for our ride tomorrow.  It may be a little foggy at the start but this promises to turn our to be a pleasant day ahead.

Our first ride with promised good weather for for summer! Darnum departing at 8am. Some of us may be riding to Darnum for our ride.

It will be sunny tomorrow with a chance of fog in the early morning. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day with afternoon coastal seabreezes, then tending northwest to northeasterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between

24 November 2018 Ride

It’s not only the last Saturday of November but exactly a month away from Christmas. My, how times flies! Ride to start from Yarragon departing at 8am.

Tomorrow is predicated to be a little cool with a bit of  rain but we will have a go with our ride.  Please have your lights on with fully charged batteries.

Saturday will be cloudy with medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

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17 November 2018 Ride

Well the weather will be very mild tomorrow for our morning ride. Darnum it is departing at 8am. Please have your batteries charged and lights, front and back on for the ride.

The forecast for Saturday will be partly cloudy with winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southeasterly in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

10 November 2018 Ride

The weather  has been quite topsy curvy over the last few days. Unusually wet, windy and cold. Tomorrow according to the bureau’s forecast says that it will be much better albeit a little cool overnight.

Darnum it is departing at 8am. Please have your batteries charged and light on for the ride.

Saturday will be c cloudy with a slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the morning and early afternoon. Patchy fog in the early morning. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 23.

I notice that many of us (other riders too) are still riding to Frankies by crossing the continuous white line in Victoria Street. We need to observe road rules regarding riding (also driving) over continuous white lines. So could you please set a good example to others by riding around the roundabout to Frankies via Palmerston Street. Your operation will be noticed and appreciated.

The other is not to park you bike in the landscaped garden. There was an incident last Sunday when a  member of the public was verbally not happy we as cyclists are not respecting the purpose of the landscaping especially adjacent to Frankies. your corporation is requested.

Melbourne Cup Ride 6 November 2018

Weather permitting there will be a  Melbourne Cup ride this Tuesday starting from the Warragul clock tower at 7am. It will be longer ride but at a much lower pace. The plan is to ride to Westbury returning via Yarragon where we may, depending of consensus, stop for a  coffee before retuning to Warragul. We should be back by lunch  so you’ll have the rest of the afternoon to watch the big race.

My previous post indicated an incorrect start tome of 8am. It should be 7am. Apologies.

3 November 2018 Ride

Yep,  Darnum it is departing at 8am. We’ve had very mild to warm weather in recent days and tomorrow according to the BOM forecast premisses to be quite mild – hopefully not windy.

BOM forecast’s for a partly cloudy day with medium (40%) chance of light showers in the southwest in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds westerly 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 22.

Weather permitting there will be a  Melbourne Cup ride this Tuesday starting from the Warragul clock tower at 7am. It will be longer ride but at a much lower pace. The plan is to ride to Westbury returning via Yarragon where we may, depending of consensus, stop for a  coffee before retuning to Warragul. We should be back by lunch  so you’ll have the rest of the afternoon to watch the big race.

27 October 2018 Ride

Mild weather, if not may be a little damp riding weather for tomorrow. Being the last day of the month we will start in Yarragon departing at our usual time – 8am.

Ian will not be going you as he will be hosting a Gardiivalai Bonsai Show at the Community College Gippsland (CCG) the former McMillian College. So if you are interested come along to the Show. There will be over 75 Bonsai trees on show, four of which are Ian’s.

Tomorrow is predicted to be cloudy with fog patches in the east in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming westerly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending southwesterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

20 October 2018 Ride

The mild early summer weather will be taken over by a colder and possibility of a damp morning. As riders there will be a ride as usual from Darnum departing at 8am.

The forecast for tomorrow is for a  cloudy day with a (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.