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|Posted by Ado on July 18, 2018 at 11:35 PM||comments (1)|
|Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on July 13, 2018 at 7:20 PM||comments (1)|
oops, I see the fox has got my ride at the end of the month as leaving from Yamanto however it leaves from Karalee. at 9 am.
If you look on the rides page I have put all the details of the ride on there.
I think it's going to be very cold so rug up.
|Posted by Julz and Doogee on June 25, 2018 at 7:20 AM||comments (3)|
Thanks to everyone who either put in an act,supported the acts, provided some gnomes, provided some groans or otherwise supported the 2nd Ipswich Branch talent quest.
We had a blast, despite the Mt Lindesay branch taking the coveted GOLDEN GNOME and the Ipswich branch plaque! I seriously want to be part of a posse to go and get that back from them :-)
Next year we have to win our Golden Gnome back....start practicing!
x Julz and Dougie (the newly engaged couple...Read Full Post »
|Posted by John (Colonel Bow) on June 13, 2018 at 2:40 AM||comments (1)|
Just an update to the Tyroola motorcycle site, I ordered my tyres today as my front tyre was $131.00 but my rear one had dropped to $88.00 anyway I found out they do not have tyre fitting partners for motorcycle tyres yet.
However all is not lost as I rang around motorcycle places here in ipswich and found that Ultimate Motorcycles at west ipswich will fit them for $22 each. So now with delivery ( $55) to my house and fitting the total cost to me is $317 bucks for 2 PIRELLI ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by John (Colonel Bow) on June 7, 2018 at 5:05 AM||comments (2)|
Well I recieved a shock when I arrived at the puma at Bundamba on Sunday arvo to refuel for a trip to Allora on monday, after travelling home from our memorial day via Esk. My top box and its mount had dissappeared between the gardens and the puma, lost was my winter jacket my winter gloves my scarf and my unused first aid kit.
Not having the time to retrace my ride until wednesday I knew it would be long gone, I phoned Esk and Laidley police but to no avail. So I have alrea...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on June 3, 2018 at 4:40 AM||comments (0)|
Today was the first visit to the spit for me, I'm very impressed, I had a wonderfull day with our Ipswich branch family, thanks silver fox for leading and cooking again.
I can't make the cartweel ride because onf family commitments and also Warick it is bit far for my bad neck.
The weekend of the ride for youth, we have the grandkids while my daughter is in NZ on hiliday so I won't catch up until the 1Fst of july at the club house for the opening of the Ipi, so see you...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Julz and Doogee on June 3, 2018 at 12:30 AM||comments (4)|
Radial here, your Talent Quest MC with absolutely no MCing experience but a bucket load of enthusiasm!
These are the acts for our talent quest! There is room to fit a couple more, so please call me on 0481 066 808 and let me know if you have another entry. Also ring me if I have missed listing your act below.
Go on, you know you want to.....you're secretly practicing singing into a hairbrush in the shower, or you're desparately trying to make a rabbit appear out of a...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on June 2, 2018 at 12:50 AM||comments (1)|
Greeting fellow Ipswich branch members. I know some of you can't download photos to our web page and I have had this same problem for quite while.
This can be caused by google or google chrome, I have now fixed this up in google chrome, if you log on to out site and click on add a photo and you get the page but can't download a photo because the down load button is missing, it is the security on google chrome.
To fix my computer I had to click on the icon on the top left hand corn...Read Full Post »
|Posted by John (Colonel Bow) on May 23, 2018 at 5:25 AM||comments (4)|
As I mentioned at the last meeting if you are in need of new tyres for your bike check the prices at Tyroola https://www.tyroola.com.au/motorcycle-tyre/sa/
I used to go to Mad Mick's but with these prices I cannot resist.
I am getting these Pirelli tyres
perfect for crusers because of the deep tread in the middle of the tyre, works out to $310 for the set for my bi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Amanda on May 21, 2018 at 11:55 PM||comments (0)|
Hi all - this came through my workplace today. Put on the Blog just in case members want to take advantage of this offer.
Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham
Time’s running out to update energy-munching appliances
Queenslanders have just two weeks to buy a new energy efficient fridge, washing machine or air conditioner and qualify for rebat...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Ado on May 4, 2018 at 6:25 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Ado on April 25, 2018 at 5:10 AM||comments (1)|
|Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on April 22, 2018 at 2:15 AM||comments (0)|
I put this up earlier, but it vanished
This is a web site for spook to look at some tank protectors. I have an account, so if spook emails me on rossand email@example.com
I can order one for him.
|Posted by Spook & wendy on April 19, 2018 at 6:35 PM||comments (1)|
If anyone is interested in joining me on a ride to Laidley's ''Eagle Rock Cafe'' this Sunday, 22nd April for a coffee, be at Yamanto 9am. Just a cool down ride after our Texas trip, home early for the football. Spook.
|Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on April 17, 2018 at 10:05 AM||comments (1)|
Hi guys, hope everyone is well, Sue and I are in Sydney next week for anzac day, i'm looking forward to that as i've never been to Sydney.
I'm back in the saddle again, yay, I'm really keen to catch with everyone next month. I'm also keen to lead a ride, I have a good one picked out.
Stay safe everyone.
From Ross (crash)
Ps keep those photo's comming in, I always look for them.
|Posted by Erik (Lumberjack) on April 15, 2018 at 5:40 AM||comments (4)|
I just wants to say thank you for looking after me when I had some tire problems far away from home.
I'm in trouble now. Anni think I have been naughty. She reckon I rode like a maniac and the flat tire was one of my punnishments.
To my defence, I was just trying to keep up with the ride leader.
Anyway, we made it home with a few stops to pump up the back tire.
Thank you Sue and Peter for taking Anni and our stuff all the way home to us. Oh - and Anni don't wanna ride ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Amanda on April 11, 2018 at 3:05 AM||comments (1)|
As some of you may be aware at each National AGM there an invitation to each Branch President / Coordinator, Secretary and Treasurer to attend the Extended National Committee (this year in SA on Friday 11th of May).
fyi: The Extended National Committee meeting is an official meeting of the National Committee of the Ulysses Club Inc. and is an ideal opportunity for committee representatives of each Branch to meet fellow Branch Committee members and to be invo...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Ray (BENO) on April 8, 2018 at 5:10 PM||comments (1)|
Ride report to Cabbage tree, first when i got up it was raining but it was 4:30am so i was still going, Ado rang and said it was raining up at Yamanto
but like a real biker I was going, so off I went 5 minutes into the ride and the drive belt broke so Ray whent and got the trailer to pick up my bike
and take it back to his house. Then we went to McDonalds at Yamanto in the tin top, were there was 6 bikes ready to go on the ride so we ll went
for a cupper. I will ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Amanda on April 7, 2018 at 10:15 AM||comments (1)|
Thanks to those who the AGM last night - all went smoothly and it didn't end up being a late night for us all. For those who couldn't attend ... we missed you.
A special mention and thanks to Spook for taking on the Presiding Officer role and thanks for his kind words of encouragement for all to participate in the branch activities.
The Gold Medal goes to the Ipswich Volley Ball Team:
Pres Adrian 'Ado' Secretary Amanda 'Bling' ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Amanda on April 7, 2018 at 10:00 AM||comments (0)|
From NATCOM March Intercom - just in case you missed it.
"Annual Membership Option
You asked for it and the National Committee is pleased to announce that members can choose to pay for their membership on an annual basis rather than three years up front, while the three year membership remains. The annual membership renewal fee is $40 and will be available from 1 April 2018 (no, this isn’t an April Fools joke…)"