Northern Beaches - Hunter Valley Ride
5-6th December 2020
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Saturday 5th December 2020
Saturday 5th December
Bag drop at Support vehicle - Warriewood 6.30am. Support vehicle will transport overnight gear to Bellbird / Cessnock.
Ride Warriewood to Palm Beach 16km. Coffee stop before ferry available.
Palm Beach Ferry - 7.30am www.fantasea.com.au/palm-beach-ferries/timetable/
Arrive Ettalong - 8am
Ettalong to Merewether Beach (Newcastle)
Morning - Lunch time
Ettalong to Merewether: 8am start. 95km. https://www.strava.com/routes/2766816556199115668 (Draft).
Lunch: Beach Hotel, Merewether. https://www.thebeachhotel.com.au/about/
Option A: Return to Sydney via train from Newcastle: https://transportnsw.info/routes/details/intercity-trains/ccn/02CCN
We will be riding past Newcastle Train Interchange
Option B: Own vehicle transport arrangements Newcastle-Cessnock
Option C: Ride Newcastle to Cessnock 62km (below).
Merewether Beach - Newcastle - Cessnock - Bellbird (Afternoon)
Leave at the latest, 1pm -1.30pm. May leave earlier pending conditions, pace, planned/unplanned events on the day.
Merewether - Scenic Route Newcastle - Cessnock - Bellbird. 63km. Arrive ~ 3.30-4pm
Follow similar route of: Harbour 2 Vine Cycle Classic – Newcastle to Hunter Valley. Formerly Crowne2Crowne.
Accommodation: http://bellbirdhotel.com.au/ OR Cessnock.
Support vehicle will transport overnight gear to Bellbird / Cessnock.
$50 per person to assist in covering support vehicle costs (accommodation, fuel & meal). Deposit or cash.
SUNDAY 6th December
0410 166 639