** Important Notices **

Please check the events page on the day of the ride, as details may change at short notice.

Departure time is normally 15 minutes after the ride start time.

The bimonthly calendar of rides may be available here.

CTA events have to conform to the latest WA Government rules – see COVID-19 coronavirus. If you are unwell, please do not attend.

Killer Loop, Led by Nick (not Nic!)

Midland Station Midland Stn, Midland, WA, Australia

  Not to be outdone by his nemesis Scott, Nick has not just waited to see that fine weather is in the forecast before submitting his ride description - he has actually waited until mere moments before the ride starts.  If your reactions are quick enough, you may actually make it to the start location [...] → Continue Reading Killer Loop, Led by Nick (not Nic!)

Liz Leads – Let’s Do Some Hills

Midland Station Midland Stn, Midland, WA, Australia

  Get your climbing legs on and follow Liz to the alpine heights of Mundaring, with its steeply-pitched roofs, yodelling bogans and charmingly crafted cuckoo clocks.  Maybe.  The downhill run back to Midland makes it all worthwhile. Sunrise at 07:18 Start Time:  Meet at 08:30 for an 08:45 start. Start Location:  Midland Station Description:  A [...] → Continue Reading Liz Leads – Let’s Do Some Hills

Swanning the Swan with Liz

Midland Station Midland Stn, Midland, WA, Australia

  Another signature ride from Liz - is there no end to her imagination, originality and versatility?  Join the ride and find out for yourself. Sunrise at 07:09 Start Time:  Meet at 08:30 for an 08:45 start. Start Location:  Midland Station Description:  A moderate ride through the Swan Valley with coffee at the coffee hut. [...] → Continue Reading Swanning the Swan with Liz

Lazy Leisurely Leaders – Ride No. 1 with Kleber & Michael

Greenwood Station -31.818704 115.783953

  Returning to the CTA's roots as a touring association, Kleber & Michael head off at a leisurely pace.  Kleber has had a remote control fitted to Michael's throttle, just in case he starts to open up too much of a lead. Sunrise at 07:05, so you'll be waking up in the dark. Start Time:  [...] → Continue Reading Lazy Leisurely Leaders – Ride No. 1 with Kleber & Michael

To Cranked! Led by President Ken

Raffles Hotel 70-72 Canning Beach Rd, Applecross, Australia

  Join President Ken, fresh from the CTA 50th Anniversary Tour, on his inaugural ride as leader.  Ride in his glorious wake and be regaled by stories from the tour, while he still remembers them. Sunrise at 06:56 Start Time:  Meet at 07:45 for 08:00 depart. Start Location:  Raffles Hotel, west end of Canning Bridge.  [...] → Continue Reading To Cranked! Led by President Ken

Northern Beaches, Led by Randell

Butler Station Butler Station, Butler, WA, Australia

  The Great Randell Himself has agreed to leave his lofty northern estate and lead this ride through the Northern Beaches.  An experience not to be missed.  He has nominated a leisurely pace, and he is a trustworthy sort of chap, so there should be plenty of time to enjoy the vistas. Sunrise at 06:46. [...] → Continue Reading Northern Beaches, Led by Randell

*** New Start Time *** To the Nearest of Faraway Places (and back!) with FastBananas¹

Murdoch Station, East End of Overpass South Street, Leeming, WA, Australia

  Notes:  1.  The name has been changed to protect Jane's anonymity.  Please respect this choice during the ride. Start Time:  Meet at 08:30 for an 08:45 start.  Sunrise today is 06:32. Start Location:  Murdoch Station, east end of Station overpass. Description:  Leaving Murdoch station we head east to join the Roe Hwy path then [...] → Continue Reading *** New Start Time *** To the Nearest of Faraway Places (and back!) with FastBananas¹

Fast n Furious Swan Valley, Led by Scott

Guildford Station Guildford Stn, Guildford, Western Australia, Australia

  Leave your comfort zone in the dust and try something new on this Saturday ride with Scott.  He has made a legally-binding undertaking that 'fast' in this context equates to the official CTA 'Moderate' pace, while Silvia has undertaken to shoulder the responsibility of being furious. Start Time:  Meet at 08:00 for 08:15 depart. [...] → Continue Reading Fast n Furious Swan Valley, Led by Scott

Follow Greg To Deepwater Point the Long Way Round

Narrows Bridge south side Narrows Bridge, Kwinana Fwy, South Perth, Western Australia, Australia

There is a rumour circulating that a secret cabal of mountain-bred Kiwis has infiltrated the club with the purpose of leading every ride.  Why?  Two reasons:  they get to lead hilly rides and they get to enjoy all the benefits of the Ride Leader Reward meal.  To stop this dastardly plan we need a more [...] → Continue Reading Follow Greg To Deepwater Point the Long Way Round

Fremantle Loop with Stuart

Narrows Bridge south side Narrows Bridge, Kwinana Fwy, South Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Today former president and ex-wannabe dictator Stuart has kindly offered to command the ride.  Sunrise is at 06:18, but you won’t have to see it because Stuart is continuing the trend of civilised start times. Start Time:  Meet at 08:00 for 08:15 depart.  Plenty of time to sign in to today's ride and sign up [...] → Continue Reading Fremantle Loop with Stuart

Mundaring Direct

Under New Management Ride Leaders Needed.  Earn the respect, affection and undying loyalty of your peers in the CTA.  It’s easy – all you have to do is lead a ride and they will follow you to the ends of the earth, or even just as far as your favourite café if that is your [...] → Continue Reading Mundaring Direct

Overnight Waterous Loop MTB

Overnight Waterous Loop  Mountain Bike Ride April 15-16 75 km Leisurely pace, difficulty moderate Start Lake Navarino Holiday Park Time Meeting Time TBA   This is a beautiful trail around some of the best bits of the Munda Biddi. We will stay over night at the Bidjar Ngoulin campsite. This s an unsupported trip, so [...] → Continue Reading Overnight Waterous Loop MTB

Kep-ing or Road-ing to Northam

Midland Station Midland Stn, Midland, WA, Australia

We meet at Midland Train Station at 8.45 am for a 9am start. From there we make our way up the hill to Bakers Hill, where we have lunch at the pie shop. In the afternoon we pedal on to the Duke’s Inn in Northam for a well earned dinner and a bed for the [...] → Continue Reading Kep-ing or Road-ing to Northam

Coogee Loop – Cancelled due to bad weather

Claremont Station 39 Gugeri Street, Claremont, WA, Australia

Sleep in on Sunday. Ride cancelled due to bad weather. Meet at Claremont Train Station at 8:30am (can pick up riders at Fremantle train station if that suits some- but must let us know your there) Following along the ocean all the way thru Fremantle to Coogee, Cockburn boat launch then returning with a stop [...] → Continue Reading Coogee Loop – Cancelled due to bad weather

Cycle to the Tradewinds

East Perth Station East Pde, East Perth

For those of you who want (or need) to work up an appetite for the Long Table Lunch Steve will be leading a ride from East Perth Train Station via The Arena to the Tradewinds in Fremantle. The ride will start around 10:00am in East Perth and pick up anyone who wants to join at [...] → Continue Reading Cycle to the Tradewinds

Northern Exposure

Narrows Bridge south side Narrows Bridge, Kwinana Fwy, South Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Meet at the Narrows Bridge south side near the toilet block. The idea for this ride is to explore the new cycle paths alongside the Tonkin Highway between Walter Rd in Morley and Benara Rd. We will ride from the Narrows Bridge, through East Perth then on the cycle path alongside the railway so the [...] → Continue Reading Northern Exposure

Xmas in July

Midland Station Midland Stn, Midland, WA, Australia

Saturday, 7 July 2018 97 km, flat / hills, touring pace. Meet at Midland train station at 9.00am for a 9.15am departure. Come and celebrate Christmas in July at Toodyay in the company of your cycling mates. We will ride North on back roads to Upper Swan with a stop at Ginger’s Café for morning [...] → Continue Reading Xmas in July

Perth Mini Tour

Central Caravan Park Ascot

The idea is “Let’s be a tourist in our own City”. In the morning we can head to a nearby café for breakfast back to camp to pack up our tents, which can be left at our place, before morning tea/coffee at the best coffee roaster in the Swan Valley (Yahava). Lunch will be somewhere in [...] → Continue Reading Perth Mini Tour

Perth Mini Tour

Mill Point Reserve Mill Point Reserve, South Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Touring bike, Weekend. Meet at the Mill Point Reserve (Narrows Bridge) by the toilets.  The distances are 45 km’s on Saturday and 50 km’s on Sunday.  The idea is “Let’s be a tourist in our own City”.  Ride through UWA; Kings Park and Hyde Park. Then set up camp at Central CV Park by the Swan [...] → Continue Reading Perth Mini Tour

Serpentine Falls – Full Pannier Tour

Both days of this two day ride are mainly on back roads with flat terrain and at touring pace. Saturday, 2nd December 2017, 58 km: Meet at Wellard Train Station at 9.00am. After a pleasant ride through Wellard and a safe ride along Dixon Road, we will stop for morning tea at the Dome in [...] → Continue Reading Serpentine Falls – Full Pannier Tour





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