Congratulations to John Cook who was awarded a Dearnley Medal at the Annual General Meeting of the Ulysses Club, held at Wodonga last weekend. Some months ago our own Ron Blomley (also a Dearnley Medallist) nominated John for the Dearnley Award and so beg
In January I was contacted by the Noel Miller Centre in Glen Iris enquiring as to whether some of our members may have been interested in riding our bikes to their Centre and spending some time with their residents.
A dozen of us assembled at Lilydale bright and early for Andrew’s ride to Tallangatta. Matthew volunteered to perform Tail End duties and then Andrew advised us that we were going the long way round to Tallangatta and assured us that it was not going to rain! We set off up the Warburton Highway,
When the Ulysses AGM was scheduled for Alice Springs in 2014, my brother Alan and I thought it was an opportunity to complete a section of our 2010 round Australia ride. Then we had planned to do the Gibb River Road, but when we got to Derby at the end of May 2010, the road was closed due to rain. So what better than take off from the Alice to Hall Creek on the Tanami Road and travel the
The weather gods did not look kindly upon us for the 2014 Very Special kids event. The previous night, most areas received considerable rainfall and this possibly contributed to the smaller than usual attendance numbers. However, it did not deter the twenty families (eighty people) who attended from enjoying themselves and generally having a good time. The weather eventually cleared and, apart from a few early showers, it remained dry and we even had some afternoon sunshine.