Shoalhaven Bicycle User Group

Rough riders: Mel Gillot and Steve Wright take the off-road route during a recent Wednesday Mundamia ride.
Rough riders: Mel Gillot and Steve Wright take the off-road route during a recent Wednesday Mundamia ride.

Today’s easy ride (Wednesday, May 17) will start at 8.30am at the start of the Woolamia shared path, corner of Edendale Street and Woolamia Road and continue to Huskisson then Vincentia via the Collingwood Beach shared path.

Any Nowra/Bomaderry residents who want to car pool to the start meet at the car park in Pleasant Way (near the helicopter) at 8am. This will be an excellent ride for novices who want to get into cycling as it follows shared paths and does not use the road.

 Other rides for this week include Thursday’s (May 18) midweek mountain bike ride: 35 km, medium difficulty. The ride starts at 8am from the intersection of Jervis Bay Road and the Hyams Beach access road. Cycling in the Booderee National Park, to Caves Beach via Ellmoos Road and behind the sand dunes of Bherwerre Beach. Bring water and snacks. Refreshments will be had in Vincentia after the ride. Contact: Rod 0428 211 487

The Sunday (May 21) ride includes Huskisson, Basin View, Tomerong loop, 35km return, medium difficulty. The ride starts at 9am from the Huskisson Hotel car park. The route is via Huskisson/Sanctuary Point shared pathway, St Georges Basin, Basin View, Tomerong and back to Huskisson for refreshments. Contact: Peter (02) 4446 0119. (Ride Leader; John Van Duin)

SBUG welcomes new riders on all our rides. For details of further rides check the Rides Calendar on our website at www.shoalhavenbug.com.au.