NSW Chapter ride to War Memorial
Date: 23 2016 08:00 NSW Chapter will be holding an overnight ride to the War Memorial possibly staying in Queanbeyan. All other chapters are invited to join us. Run orders will be posted here once compiled. If any other chapter members would like to join us, can you please email me with numbers. ORDERS FOR NSW CHAPTER RUN TO CANBERRA on 23rd & 24th July 2016 SITUATION. Chapter members to get together for a interesting tour around The AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL MISSION. Patriots Australia NSW Chapter will conduct a run to Canberra on 23rd & 24th July 2016 EXECUTION. PHASE 1:NORTHERN MEMBERS 0745 Meet at Beresfield Truck stop, fuel up & ready to leave 0800 0800 Depart Beresfield heading to Shell Coles express, 371 Pennant Hills Rd Thornleigh approx 130km OR 1h 15min arriving 0915 Pick up any sydney members, refuel if needed, ready to depart 0930 Depart Thornleigh heading to McDonalds Sutton Forest Hume Hwy Southbound. Arriving 1100 approx 150km or 1hr 30 min PHASE 2: 11:30 – Depart Sutton Forest, fully fuelled, heading to Goulburn Hungry Jacks (Hungry Jack's carpark behind the Big Merino). approx 80km or 45min arriving 12.15pm Meeting up with MSR Patriots. 1230 Depart Goulburn heading to The Australian War Memorial approx. 80 kms or 1 h arriving 1330 1330 - arrive Australian War Memorial. Orientation (if requested) by Jen then tour Memorial at own pace. There are two cafes at the Memorial for coffee/cake/refreshments 1655PLENTY - Last Post Ceremony PHASE 3: 1710 - depart AWM to Queanbeyan (Sledge the VP from MSR will lead as he knows the best way to get there) - approx. 16 kms 5.30pm - arrive Hotel Queanbeyan Book in, grab a drink to warm up & get set for the meeting Jen has spoken with Jared at the pub and he has reserved us an area to have our meeting but they do have a local AFL club they sponsor who will be coming in about 6/6.30pm so we might need to have our meeting at about 5.30pm, he said it's no problem if we are still there when the team arrives as they are "pretty good blokes". In addition, they have an area that can park up to 5 bikes next to the bottle shop but if we can give them an idea of how many bikes in total, they are happy to reserve us some space in the car park as well which is under CCTV security. Once the meeting is finished get set for another good night!! ACCOMMODATION HOTEL QUEANBEYAN 59 Crawford St 62973299 Rooms at Hotel Queanbeyan are very reasonable $50 for a single or double, $70 for twin share (single beds) or there is the one room for $150 which sleeps 6. Mention you are a Patriot when booking your room. There is a total of 67 rooms so plenty of room for all, hoping for a big turn out. Hotel Queanbeyan also has a Bistro with great food. So no one will go hungry. ADMINISTRATION & LOGISTICS. GENERAL All bikes to arrive at departure point with full tanks and are to be serviceable. There will be no backup vehicle for this ride. RIDING CONDITIONS All roads are sealed and well sign posted. Moderate to heavy traffic on Pennant Hills Rd. Motorways will have moderate traffic. all members to look out for each other. Road Captain for this activity will be decided at Sutton Forest Northern members to decide on a road captain before setting off. BREAKFAST ON SUNDAY TBA THEN WE WILL HEAD HOME AS A GROUP AFTERWARDS.