2022 WALL TO WALL RIDE FOR REMEMBRANCE – VICTORIA STATE RIDE UPDATE – We hope to be back bigger and better than ever.
FRIDAY 16 September
0700 Onwards – Gather at the Victoria Police Memorial site, St Kilda Road Melbourne – Light Breakfast and refreshments available – Gold coin donation
0730 Victorian Wall to Wall Ceremony Commences
0800 Depart Melbourne Memorial – under Police Escort * Times are approx. – the sooner we leave scheduled stops the earlier we reach Merimbula *
The ride will continue to Alexander Parade making its way to the Monash Freeway. (Tolls are applicable). Then following the Monash Freeway to the Princes Highway.
1040 Sale 2.5 hrs – 215Km. Fuel & rest stop. Snacks and coffee available
1120 Depart Sale on the Princess Highway to Stratford and Bairnsdale then on the Lakes Entrance where we will have a lunch and fuel break on the foreshore. A bbq lunch will be available to purchase.
1245 Lakes Entrance Foreshore on right. 1hr 20min – 100 Km Fuel & Lunch
1345 Depart Ride continues on the Princes Highway past Orbost and on to Cann River for a short rest break and fuel where required.
1545 Cann River 1.5hrs – 140Kms Fuel and rest stop
1600 Depart Ride continues to Eden and subsequently to Merimbula for the night. We recommend fueling in the evening.
1715 Eden 1hr 20min -110km Fuel Only (if required)
1755 Merimbula 30 Min 27Km Re-fuel and overnight stay (fuel may not be available prior to departure time on 17th)
Dinner meeting point 1830hrs – Club Sapphire (Merimbula Bowling Club) 119 Main Street Merimbula Tel: 02 6495 1306
SATURDAY 17 September
0745 Merimbula Gather at Foreshore Car Park Arthur Kaine Drive Merimbula
Cooked breakfast supplied by Local Services Club.Gold coin donation.
0840 Briefing and Rider Form up
0850 Depart – for Cooma (no stop at Bega) making our way through Bega before heading inland via Nimmitabel and on to Cooma.
1040 Cooma – 144km – Fuel stop and leisurely morning tea/lunch (several cafes and options)
1140 Depart for Canberra
1310 EPIC 1.5hrs – 125Km (EPIC – entry via gate 4 at McDonalds. ) Displays, coffee, food available
1345 RIDER BRIEFING FOLLOWED BY FORM UP
1400 Form-up on southbound lanes of Federal Highway to ensure a swift and smooth departure for NPM
1500 RIDE UNDER ESCORT TO NATIONAL POLICE MEMORIAL
Note in excess of 2000 motorcycles will form this ride.
Sunday 18th September
There are no formal meetings, displays or rides.
Victorian Organisers are:-
Mark Vipond 0417 109 439 Brad Bennett 0431 964 812
Craig Tepper 0418 130 161 Chris Hollis 0421 619 238
Ian Marr 0412 618 125 Kevin Bridle 0412 546 118
Brian Rix 0419 545 127 Scott McLean 0417 351 412