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Brisbane West Trivia Night.

Posted by Gail & Jim Ashdown on September 18, 2020 at 8:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Just wondering if any one is going to Brisbane Wests Trivia Night Tonight.

Branch Meetings

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on September 15, 2020 at 3:05 AM Comments comments (0)

We had our first post Covid Branch Meeting last friday and had a fair turn out. Future meetings will be held as usual on the first friday of every month. The club has a Covid safe plan and as long as we stick to that plan all will be Ok. However if you do think it is still a risk or you are unwell please stay at home.


From Lockyer Branch

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on September 14, 2020 at 5:25 AM Comments comments (0)

It is with a heavy heart that the Lockyer Branch of the Ulysses Club Inc. have chosen to postpone the 24th Annual Ipswich Toy Run until December 2021. This is due to the current COVID-19 situation and the uncertainty in the near future.

If you have been collecting toys and other goods for the Toy Run, please consider donating them directly to your local Salvation Army Corp.

Prime West Brassall Shopping Centre will still put out the collection bins in the run up to Christmas to tak...

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Branch Meeting and Rides

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on September 1, 2020 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi Guys, we will have a Branch meeting at the Ippy on the 11th September, I know that's not our usual night but at short notice that will be fine for this month.If you have any doubts about whether you should attend due to the virus please be mindful that it's your decision not one that the committee can advise you on. 7pm start.

Upcoming rides:-

Sept 6th, Fathers Day ride to Sandi Lee's Boonah, 9am Yamanto.

Sept 20th, Gary McCoys, Cooyar 9am Ippy.

Oct 18th, Fox and Ho...

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Poker run - CANCELLED

Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on August 12, 2020 at 4:35 AM Comments comments (1)

HI ladies and gents, the latest on the Brisbane west poker run, they are leaving from Centenary tavern at 10 AM on the 23rd of this month, registration is from 8.30, I know fox was organizing a group to leave from Yamanto, not sure of the time, keep an eye out for details for those who would like to go, I went last year and it was not to long and a nice ride.

Crash #42697


Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on August 1, 2020 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi boy's and girls, due to the current situation with the covd 19, we will now have to give our info night the miss, we are all sad about this, but we must first look after our members, we aren't getting any younge, me included,Tomorrow's ride is still on, hope to see you there.

CRASH #42697

Back in Business.

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on July 28, 2020 at 4:45 AM Comments comments (0)
Back in Business Ipswich Ulysses Branch will be having their 1st post Covid meeting at Ipswich Golf Club 7th August at 7pm. The club have just hired some new kitchen staff so food will be available but a smaller menu. Maximum 50 attendees. Hope to see you there Chopper.

Ride to Linville

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on July 14, 2020 at 4:25 AM Comments comments (1)

Fox is taking us to Linville this Sunday leaving the Ippy at 9:00am, wrap up warm as it will probably be cold.

See you there

Ride 5th July

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on June 22, 2020 at 3:25 AM Comments comments (0)
We have a number of rides coming up and will post them on the Blog and Facebook when finalised. The next ride will be on the 5th July where we will have our Branch Memorial Ride to the Gardens at Somerset Dam and have a Sausage sizzle when there. Come back through Fernvale and stop for coffee at the pie shop. Ride Leader is yours truly.


Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on June 21, 2020 at 2:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi ladie and gentlemen, even though zombie appocolipse is appone us, we are now riding again, the committee is still meeting and we are puting together some good rides, so next month we are going back to our first and third week of each month for branch rides, if you woul like to lead one of theses or have someone lead for you, please contact a committee member, details on this web page.

We have already kicked off with a BBQ run and a run to Allora, ...

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Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on June 9, 2020 at 3:50 AM Comments comments (1)

OK I can't spell so we are going to Allora. 


Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on June 8, 2020 at 3:15 AM Comments comments (3)

Hi guys and girls be shore to come along to my ride to Allura on the 21/06/20 leaving from the Ipi car park at 9am sharp.



Posted by Peter (Chopper) on June 4, 2020 at 5:35 AM Comments comments (0)
Hi guys, there will not be a meeting this month even though some restrictions have been relaxed. Hopefully we can get together next month. Chopper

On the Road again

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on May 24, 2020 at 12:55 AM Comments comments (3)
Team we are holding a Branch ride this coming Sunday, just a short ride to Boonah for coffees, just to get back into things. Sunday after will be a longer run hopefully with the BBQ Trailer. It will be nice to get out again. We are leaving Yamanto at 9am, hope to see you there. Chopper

National Rally WA 2021

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on May 16, 2020 at 3:15 AM Comments comments (0)
I have been sent some info on the National Rally in WA 2021, it's on a USB drive so not easy to distribute it but if you are interested you are more than welcome to borrow the drive and see for yourselves all the events planned for that week, just let me know. I will try and get some items put onto the Branch website and Facebook. Cheers Chopper Stay Healthy


Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on May 12, 2020 at 2:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi ladies and Gents, hopefully next month in june we can have a group ride, the comittee is meeting at the end if the month, with the governments current plan we should be able to have a ride, unfortunately we can't have a info night yet, we will have to wait and see.

Anyhow hang in there the end is in sight, for Queenslanders anyway.:lol: From Crash


Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on May 7, 2020 at 11:25 PM Comments comments (1)

O well I too hope all are well, and here is a update on Snooppy our faithfull pooch, recently Sue forgot to put the lid of the washing hamper down, oops, snoopy had a feed of red and black bra, he is a male, but then backed that up with a feed of new ladies sandles, not just any old sandles but the ones Sue just bought to replace the last eaten pair and at $70 a pair, ow, my poor wallet, I have now pad locked her wardrobe cupboard shut, that should keep him out, just kidding just fixed the do...

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From Lockyer Branch

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on April 27, 2020 at 9:40 PM Comments comments (0)
Dear Lockyer Branch members, A short 9 days ago I advised that Kevin 'Hutchy" Hutchison was admitted to the PA. Well, I've been advised by his wife Sandra that he "passed away early on Sunday morning and he is at Peace in the Lord's beautiful kingdom". RIP Hutchy and may you get to ride as you so desperately wished to do. Born: 8th April 1953 Died 26th April 2020. Became a Ulyssian: 28th October 2018 UC#68423 Regards Foggy

From the QLD Premier on Facebook

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on April 25, 2020 at 10:45 PM Comments comments (0)
BREAKING: Following encouraging signs of flattening the curve, some restrictions will be eased in Queensland from next weekend. Social distancing still applies, but we�??re giving the green light for some recreational activities and extending the distance you can travel from home. �?�From Saturday, May 2, you can:�?� - Go for a drive (within 50km of home) - Ride a motorbike, jetski or boat for recreation - Have a picnic - Visit a national park - Shop for non-essential item... Read Full Post »

Anzac Day, from Brad Strong.

Posted by Peter (Chopper) on April 22, 2020 at 9:55 PM Comments comments (1)
Good evening valued supporter, Further to our previous correspondence, our Committee is pleased to be able to offer an 'online' ANZAC ceremony for you to participate in, on ANZAC Day coming. We are streaming our service on Youtube, and the details are listed below. We would be honoured if you were able to do two things? Tune in, and participate, and also disseminate the information to your members, or students, neighbours and friends. The link listed below is the link to find the ANZAC ... Read Full Post »