Events & Runs

For all rides, please be at the departure point 10-20 minutes early with a FULL TANK of GAS and an EMPTY BLADDER. Please be aware that rides may be cancelled/postponed due to inclement weather, also rides can change in this list. If you are unsure if the ride is taking place please check on Facebook or phone the RIC, or Rides Coordinator Johan Meyer 0275276300 before leaving home.


SHORT:150Km's, MEDIUM: 150 - 300Km's, LONG: 300+Km's. XTRA/LONG:500+Km's (Approx. return to start distances)

Each RIC will carry a Mobile Phone for emergencies. In an emergency use the number listed next to the relevant RIC.

To Download Printer Friendly List of upcoming Runs and Events click here.  Latest Update 30/07/19 Rides list has changed!

Please be aware that this list can change at short notice due to inclement weather and RIC availability, best to keep an eye on the events list below and please check out ride status on Facebook on the morning of the ride before you leave home.

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  • Wednesday 21 August

  • RSA, 114 Hobsonville Road, Hobsonville Please register with Julia Kelly 0210403938. Every 3rd Wednesday of the month (6pm onwards), Bar & kitchen.
    Date: Wednesday's From: Wed 21 Aug 2019
    Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
  • Sunday 25 August

  • Departing from this event in Smales Farm Classic and vintage, hot rods, muscle cars, and motorcycles. Entry is Free. Head out from here on back-roads to DD’s country Cafe in Waitoki
    Date: Sun 25 Aug 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Sunday 1 September

  • Come by Bike or by Car! We decide where we will be heading on the day. • Meet at: Ginger Crunch Cafe Address: 2 Railway St, Helensville • RIC: Decide on the day
    Date: Sun 01 Sep 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
  • Thursday 5 September

  • Held at Pupuke Golf Club, 231 East Coast Road (opp Sunnynook Rd) Campbells Bay, 1st Thursday of the Month. Meals are available from 5.30pm and meeting starts at 7.00pm. Please register with Julia Kelly 0210403938 Gold Coin Donation at door (venue Hire)
    Date: Thursday's From: Thu 05 Sep 2019
    Time: 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
  • By popular request we are having Quiz Night Fundraiser for the Harbour Hospice to be held at Pupuke Golf Club, 231 East Coast Road (opp Sunnynook Rd) Campbells Bay, after the Branch night meeting. Donation is $5 per person teams of 4 - 8. Please register with Julia Kelly 0210403938. Les and Judy will be hosting the night and there will be prizes for the winning team.
    Date: Thursday's From: Thu 05 Sep 2019
    Time: 08:30 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Saturday 7 September

  • Kelston Girls College, Cnr Gt North Road and Archibald Road Kelston. Same time 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Andy 027 222 4180, Barry 021 753 301, John 021 128 5806 RIC's: Andy Leader, 027 222 4180, Barry Holland; 021 753301 and John Heebink; 0211285806
    Date: Saturday's From: Sat 07 Sep 2019
    Time: 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
  • Sunday 8 September

  • The Bikers in Blue motorcycle ride is a symbol of support for the many people who have been affected by prostate cancer, this September we are calling for all bikers to register for this fun filled event and soar through the streets in support of Kiwi men
    Date: Sun 08 Sep 2019
    Time: 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
  • Friday 20 September

  • Click on PDF at the bottom to view and print registration Form Marsden Bay Youth Camp Coming from south turn right at roundabout @ Gas Service Station onto Port Marsden Highway. Turn left onto One Tree Point Road. Venue is at 89a One Tree Point Road, Ruakaka Contact Anne Grbin 🕾 Ph 0272920465 or Email: Anne Grbin - Tent Sites, Bunk Rooms, Music, Raffles, Prizes, Meals, Free Tea/ Coffee/home baking Cheap Booze (No BYO), Plates, Cups & Cutlery Supplied An organised ride on Saturday Please note: Marsden Bay Managers have informed us that people MUST NOT turn up before 4pm When you sign the form you agree to abide by all rules and regulations for the event and will hold blameless all organizers and officials connected with the event for injury or damage while travelling or participating in the event.
    Date: Fri 20 Sep 2019 - Sun 22 Sep 2019
    Time: 04:00 PM - 11:00 AM
  • Saturday 21 September

  • Venue: Departing from Warehouse covered car park, Albany. Tiki tour on some great northland backroads, to Parakao Store for a lunch stop Far North RIC Peter Groves– 0212532628
    Date: Sat 21 Sep 2019
    Time: 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Sunday 27 October

  • Poker Run a fun day out grab a card at each stop and have fun at the end. Start/Registration Pupuke Golf Club Rooms finish Bar Africa
    Date: Sun 27 Oct 2019
    Time: 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Sunday 3 November

  • This is North Harbour Branches big fund raiser for the Year Please!!! Can ALL our members support this ride by turning up and doing the ride or assisting with the ride and please buy a badge and a Tee shirt. The run leaves from Africa Bar in Albany at 10.30am on Sunday 10th November. Registration (offline) is from 9.00am and the riders briefing will take place at around 10.15am. The course will be from Africa Bar to Ronald McDonald House in Grafton Rd near the Auckland Hospital. There are awesome prizes for lucky raffle ticket holders and prize giving. Come and join us for a funtastic motorcycle ride and help raise funds for a much deserved charity, Ronald McDonald House charity.
    Date: Sun 03 Nov 2019
    Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Sunday 10 November

  • Wayne assures me they have the best seafood chowder on the planet so I'm up for the challenge. Departing Warehouse Covered Carpark 9.30am we will stop in at the Papakura Autobahn to pick up any riders. Wayne Painter is RIC: 027 289 1018
    Date: Sun 10 Nov 2019
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Saturday 7 December

  • This year we will be once again entertained by "Rock Gypsies". They have a great range of music for listening, singing-a-long to and to dance the night away. Tickets will be available closer to the date. $20 a head for the band and a feed! See you there.
    Date: Sat 07 Dec 2019
    Time: 07:30 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Wednesday 1 January 2020

  • This is an annual event, traditionally hosted by Auckland Branch. This is a great way to bring in the New Year with a gentle cruise around Auckland when there is barely any traffic, possibly the only chance we will get to do this is early on the first day of the year. Have a laugh with your club mates, celebrate the fact the new year is beginning without a hangover. Those of you who regularly come on this run, please note the later start time. Meet at the Quay Street McDonald's car-park MacDonald's Quay street at 09.00 am. This Years RIC: John Heebink 0211285806
    Date: Wed 01 Jan 2020
    Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Friday 13 March 2020

  • Ulysses Club 2020 National Rally Hosted by the Marlborough Branch in Blenheim, Friday 13th – Sunday 15th March 2020 Venue; Waterlea Racecourse, end of Linton St (off Hutcheson St), Blenheim. Registration: - From 1PM Friday 13th . Saturday Night Theme:- Pirates of the Marlborough Sounds. Ahargh!! Shiver me timbers boys, We be gatherin’ at the racecourse in Blenheim town for makin’ merry, swash bucklin’ and countin’ our treasure. It’’ll be a gatherin’ you’ll not be forgettin’ – thems that die will be the lucky ones... aharrrggh!!
    Date: Fri 13 Mar 2020 - Sun 15 Mar 2020

The Rider in Charge (RIC) will be organizing the day. Contact them for details. All riders participating in a Ulysses Ride are expected to hold a current motorcycle license, wear suitable clothing, and to have a registered and warranted road-worthy motorcycle.  They participate entirely at their own risk. The Organizers and/or the Ulysses Club are not responsible for participants' safety and all participants participate at their own risk.  All participants are aware that they are traveling on open public roads and are responsible for their own safety and compliance with all road Rules and Laws.