Runs and Events

Every Saturday morning, Rotorua Ulyssians meet at the Lakeside Café at 10.30 am for a “Big Breakfast” for some, and a tea/coffee for others. It is a great time for a general chin wag. Visiting Ulyssians are very welcome to join in the frivolity.

Most rides leave from the Rotorua Lakeside Cafe at 10:00 am. Please read each ride with care as the times and leaving place may be different. 

The following are all “Weather Permitting” rides. If you are not sure if the run may be cancelled because of inclement weather, phone the Rider In Charge (RIC)


May 24 : Sunday
Rotorua Branch meeting, St John’s Office, Pererika Street, 7.00pm
Please bring a plate & socialize!

May 31 : Sunday ‘Queens Birthday weekend’
Ride to Raglan for Fish ‘n’ Chips or burgers @ Raglan Fish Restaurant, Wallis Road.
via Cambridge, Hamilton, Raglan ,return Hamilton, Matamata back to Rotorua.
Meet Lakeside Café 10.00am    Leave 10.30am
RIC :  Mal ‘Axle’
021 646 764
Weather permitting
Monday is a holiday for some!

 Sunday June 7th
“Tony’s Birthday Ride”.
We will leave the Lakeside Cafe at 10am arriving back in Rotorua about 3pm.
The Baker’s will then put on a BBQ at their home (6 Forest Place), starting at 5.00pm.
The Baker’s will supply some alcohol, plus the BBQ meat (sausages etc).
Those attending the BBQ, would you please bring a salad or dessert or nibbles please?
If the day is wet, the BBQ will still be on at 5.00pm.
RIC: “Smokey” Burns
021 972 535

June 19-21 : Friday, Saturday & Sunday
“Final Okataina Rally Ever”.
This will be a good one, because it’s the last one!
All hands on deck for this one – no excuses!
RIC: Peter van der Maat
027 224 5100

All rides are weather permitting, RIC will advise.
If you have any ideas of an interesting run, please contact:
Rotorua Runs Coordinator
Mal ‘Axle’ Bain  #8688
07 357 5660 (H)
021 646 764 (M)