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VIB (Victorian Information Bulletin) Updates October

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VIB (Victorian Information Bulletin) Updates October

Cancellations and future Events
Another Cancellation!

Ray Walker, Secretary of the South West Touring Club, has informed us that
the Fishholes Rally which had been due to run 13th Nov. to the 14th Nov. 2020 has been cancelled, due to Covid 19 restrictions.

Upcoming events (because it's worth repeating these):
Saturday, 23rd and Sunday, 24th January 2021 – Manangatang Hotel Bike Round Up
Free camping, free entry, band and food. Supports local CFA.
Info: Peter 0418 537 3030 Janine 0408 252 702 Andy A/H 0447 158 589 Harry 0408 855 581

Sunday, 7th February 2021 13th Annual Grampians “Ride to Remember”.
The spectacular 200km Ride is open to all licensed motorcycle enthusiasts.
The Ride will start from Ararat travelling the rural countryside to the fringes of the magnificent Grampians including the townships of Moyston, Pomonal then onto Halls Gap and a stunning ride through the
National Park to Dunkeld and back via Glenthompson, Wickliffe, Willaura, Maroona to Ararat. Click here to view the Ride Route 2021 or you can check out

22-28TH March Ulysses National Rally is still planned for Mandurah Western Australia.
I have great memories of the last trek across the Nullarbor to the Albany AGM. This trip takes a bit of planning – fuel stops organised, accommodation, etc. And do not forget you won’t be the only ones travelling so accommodation does get tight. SA/WA currently haven’t opened their borders, but fingers crossed they do in time for the event. Given that we have been so confined in 2020 – it will be great to get out into such open spaces as offered on this trip.
More info

Those of you who have a vehicle that is 25+ years old and you drive/ride it for less than 90 days (also a 45 day permit) per year you might consider putting it on Club Plates for cheaper registration.
Check out the requirements and if you wish to proceed contact:
Email Paul at '' for postal address, or with any enquiries.
Paul Butler. #17758.

Please if you need support please reach out – ring a fellow Ulyssian, call Beyond Blue, Lifeline or one of the other support agencies.
Check in on a mate – we all love a chat at this time of social distancing and restrictions.
Stay safe and I look forward to seeing many of you on the road very soon.
Lyn Tout #42397
0407 367 025

Some of the helplines – all these are available 24 hrs 7 days a week
Beyond Blue                       1300 22 46 36
Lifeline                                 13 11 14
Men’s Line                          1300 65 94 67
Suicide Line Vic                 1300 65 12 51