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WELCOME TO THE BSA CLUB OF NSW WEBSITE

The BSA Club of NSW is a group for all motorcycle enthusiasts who have an interest in the marque.

Above photo: Club members and friends on our January ride to Patonga

Membership is open to anyone – whether you own a BSA or not.

We have official monthly Club runs and if the interest is there, we sometimes go as often as every week.

Join the Club

See the Membership page for information and forms to join the Club.

Mailing Addresses:

Sydney: PO Box 4023 Homebush South NSW  2140
Nowra/Shoalhaven: PO Box 3323, North Nowra NSW 2541
Mid-North Coast: PO Box 169, Lake Cathie NSW 2445

Meetings

Meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month at the
Prospect Hotel, Gt Western Highway, Prospect
Visitors are always welcome!!

19th October Ride to Ebenezer

(ride report from Andrew Gunn)Alan, Jim and Vic at the Tractor 828 Cafe

Alan, Jim and Vic at the Tractor 828 Cafe

 

Vic phoned me last week and asked if I would like to join him and a few other club members for a ride to Ebenezer on Friday.  “Meet at the Parkleigh Hungry Jack’s – 10:am” he says.

“Where are we going?” I ask.

“Ebenezer”, says Vic in his usual, expansive way.

“Where’s that?

“Don ‘t you know?  How long have you been living in Sydney?” I explain to Vic that I’ve been living in Sydney since 1982 but I confess to being ignorant about where Ebenezer is, or even of having heard of it.

I found out.  Jim and Alan joined with Vic and me after the rendezvous at Hungry Jack’s.  Vic arrived on his Yamaha XS 650, Alan on his brand new BMW and Jim on his trusty Yamaha Virago.  I was riding my Yamaha FJR (feeling slightly guilty about having left the BSA Lightning languishing back in the garage).  We took a very enjoyable ride out west to Windsor, turning right at Pitt Town Road where the Australian Hotel is located on the corner.

From there we travelled along Cattai Road, Wisemans Ferry Road and through Maroota (I had heard of this place). Turning left, we found Sackville Ferry Road and crossed the Hawkesbury River at Sacksville (by ferry).

Half a kilometre on from the ferry we found the Tractor 828 Cafe on our left (the Cafe is in the heart of Ebenezer, the district) and decided this would be a nice place to stop for lunch and watch the grass grow for a while.  The grass, having grown, was also being rolled up as turf by a turf cutting machine as we watched.

An hour later and we were on our way again, with the fine weather beginning to warm up considerably. We pointed our trusty steeds towards Windsor for the return journey.

At 130 Km round trip it was altogether a thoroughly enjoyable outing.  The Hills Shire in the Hawkesbury  region has some stunning scenery to be enjoyed on such a fantastic spring day.

This ride was so enjoyable that I repeated it a few days later with my partner Ruth on the back as pillion with me!

(Andrew Gunn)

Clubman of the Year

Go here to see the Clubman of the Year photos: >>>> Clubman-of the year

Upcoming Rides and Events:

Update as of 11 February 2018

Sunday 18th February – morning coffee at Surfside Cycles Winbourne  Rd  Brookvale.  Meet at 8.30am St Ives Showground.

March 4th  Berrima via Appin, Picton, Thirlmere. Meet 8.30am Crossroads Hotel

April 8th Bundeena via Helensburgh. Meet Bankstown 8.30am then Heathcote 9.30am

Sunday April 15th – SA/Norton Gathering Jerry’s Café Wollombi Rd Kulnura 10am. Meet 8.30 am BP Aasquith.

May 6th  Wollombi. Meet BP Asquith 8.30am

June 10th Kangaroo Valley via Berry. Meet at 9am Bankstown then Heathcote 9.30am

July 8th Cottage Point. Meet St Ives Showground 9.00am

August 5th Wascoe Siding, Blaxland. Meet Kellyville Maccas 9.00am, Agnes Banks 10.00am.

September 9th Burragorang Lookout, Nattai. Meet Crossroads 9.00am.

October 7th Gosford Car Museum, Stockyard Place, West Gosford. Meet BP Asquith 9.00am

October 28th Breakfast Torque, Heathcote oval Wilson Pde  meet 8.30am McDonalds corner Heathcote and Princes Highway

November 4th Wisemans Ferry/St Albans. Meet BP Asquith 9.00am

November 9-15th BSA International Rally, Hall’s Gap, Victoria

December 9th Robertson. Meet Crossroads 8.30am, Picton Maccas 10.30am.

Mid-week (Wednesdays and/or Thursdays Fridays} also held – call Club Ride Captain Victor on 0408 286 434.

If these rides are not suitable please call Victor on 0408286434.(for more information go to the Ride Calendar page)

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