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AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND


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The Manukau City Veterans Cycle Club has organised rides from the Ardmore Hall on Sundays.

Sunday Morning Club Rides:

Ride the distance you want at the pace you want...

 

 

Click here to jump down to the current Sunday Ride Programme.

 

 

START / FINISH POINT:

All rides start and finish at the Ardmore Hall unless otherwise stated.

START TIMES:

Groups of different abilities leave the Ardmore Hall at the times specified in the Ride Programme below.

DISTANCE GUIDELINES:

Long for experienced riders and include some moderate to hard climbs. Bring snack food and drink for on the ride. Allow 1 bottle of fluid per hour of riding. Bring spare tubes in case of a puncture(s). Usually 50 km to 70 km.
Medium for recreational riders and those wanting to raise their fitness level. Usually 30 km to 50 km.
Short for beginners and riders recovering from time off the bike. They are shorter rides of around 30 km to 40km.

SPEED GUIDELINES (average speed):

Slow 22 - 25 km/hr
Medium 23 - 27 km/hr
Fast 30+ km/hr

 

CLUB RIDING PROTOCOL

RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH INDIVIDUAL RIDER:

  • Preparation for a bunch ride,
  • Food and drink,
  • Able to change punctures,
  • Bike mechanical fitness,
  • Selection of group to ride with,
  • Knowledge of our bunch etiquette, (read more on bunch etiquette)
  • Being on time for their particular group departure,
  • Knowing the route they wish to ride on the day,
  • To talk to fellow riders who may not be complying to club standards,
  • Nurture any other rider who is struggling.
Click here to download full details of our club's riding protocol.

as at 02 December 2015

 

Sunday Morning Ride Programme:

You are very welcome to join our Sunday rides as a visitor for a short time (for example, 3 rides).
However, if you intend to join us regularly, we encourage you to complete a membership form and pay the $30.00 annual subscription.
Membership forms are available at the Ardmore Hall each Sunday.

The Ride Fee is $3.00 (payable at the kitchen inside the Ardmore Hall every time you ride).
The Ride Fee helps cover the cost of tea, coffee, Milo, milk and biscuits at the conclusion of each Sunday ride.

DATE
RIDE NO. & DIST.
COURSE
GROUP SPEED
START TIME

*** MAY 2017 ***

21 MAY

Ride Manager:
Bill Mellow

Hall Duty :
Bryan Miller
Hall Duty Instructions

Team Time Trial

3-up Teams – all riders do complete course

5x 6km Laps of short Circuit approx. 30km

Anticlockwise, start Ardmore Hall, left into Papakura-Clevedon Rd, left into Parish Line Rd, left into Takanini-Clevedon Rd, left into Burnside Rd, return to Hall. 

Time taken as last team member crosses finish line.

Registration: 8.00 am

Briefing: 8.40 am

Start: 9.00 am onwards at 1 minute intervals.

 

Entries to Bill Mellow by 7:00pm Thursday 18 th May at longviewnz@xtra.co.nz

Help required for registration, time keeping, marshalls – please contact Matt James (mathew_lincoln@yahoo.com) if you can assist.

P.S. Please bring a plate of food for shared morning tea at completion of the event

 

 
 
28 MAY

Ride Manager:
David Arrowsmith

Hall Duty :
Jacque Nagle
Hall Duty Instructions

C6a
73 km
Ride Map

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Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Dominion Rd - Croskery Rd - Hunua Rd - Boundary Rd - Opaheke Rd - Sutton Rd - Drury - Waihoehoe Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Ramarama Rd - Ararimu Rd - Gelling Rd - Hunua Rd - White Rd - Sky High Rd - Monument Rd - Clevedon - Twilight Rd - Brookby - Alfriston Ardmore Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
C4b
56 km
Ride Map

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Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Dominion Rd - Hunua Rd - Hunua Gorge - White Rd - Sky High Rd - Monument Rd - Hyde Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F9
28 km
Ride Map

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Leisure Ride: Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Alfriston Ardmore Rd - Brookby Rd - Twilight Rd - Clevedon township - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Monument Rd - Tourist Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
8:40am

*** JUN 2017 ***

04 JUN

Ride Manager:
Matt James

Hall Duty :
Sue Pickles
Hall Duty Instructions

W5a
74 km
Ride Map

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Queen's Birthday Weekend

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Muir Rd - Stan Wright Rd - Batty Rd - Irwin Rd - Kingseat Rd - Patumahoe Rd - Gun Club Rd - Heights Rd - Paerata township - Tuhimata Rd - Runciman Rd - Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
W5b
58 km
Ride Map

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Queen's Birthday Weekend

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Corsair Lane - Hamlin Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Muir Rd - Lewis Rd - Charles Rd - Glenbrook Rd (SH 22) - Paerata Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Burtt Rd - McPherson Rd - Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F3
42 km
Ride Map

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Queen's Birthday Weekend

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - SH 22 - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
8:40am
11 JUN

Ride Manager:
Phil Ellis

Hall Duty :
Latko Poznanovic
Hall Duty Instructions

Long
67 km
Ride Map

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All rides from Miranda Hot Springs today.
BBQ afterwards - please bring a plate to share.

Front Miranda Rd (northbound) - Miranda Rd - East Coast Rd - Kaiaua Rd - Miranda Rd - Back Miranda Rd - SH 25 - Front Miranda Rd.
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
Medium
48 km
Ride Map

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All rides from Miranda Hot Springs today.
BBQ afterwards - please bring a plate to share.

Front Miranda Rd (northbound) - Miranda Rd - East Coast Rd - Kaiaua Rd - Miranda Rd - Front Miranda Rd.
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
Short
24 km
Ride Map

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All rides from Miranda Hot Springs today.
BBQ afterwards - please bring a plate to share.

Front Miranda Rd (northbound) - Miranda Rd - East Coast Rd - turn at Kaiaua township - East Coast Rd (southbound) - Miranda Rd - Front Miranda Rd.
Slow
8:40am
18 JUN

Ride Manager:
Ralph Walles

Hall Duty :
Natasha Poznanovic
Hall Duty Instructions

S7a
72 km
Ride Map

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Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Hunua Rd - Boundary Rd - Opaheke Rd - Sutton Rd - Drury - Great South Rd - Old Great South Rd - Mill Rd - Harrisville Rd - Jericho Rd - Harrisville Rd - Buckville Rd - Logan Rd - Golding Rd - Belgium Rd - Valley Rd - Cape Hill Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Burtt Rd - Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
S7b
61 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Hunua Rd - Boundary Rd - Opaheke Rd - Sutton Rd - Drury - Great South Rd - Old Great South Rd - Mill Rd - Pukekohe East Rd - Runciman Rd - Old Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F6
52 km
Ride Map

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Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Opaheke Rd - Sutton Rd - Drury township - Gt South Rd - old Gt South Rd - turn back at motorway overbridge prior to Bombay - Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Corsair Lane - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
8:40am
25 JUN

Ride Manager:
Terry Woodfield

Hall Duty :
Rick Ranger
Hall Duty Instructions

S4a
71 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Hunua Rd - Hunua Gorge - Hunua - Gelling Rd - Ararimu Rd - Dunn Rd - Totara Rd - Paparata Rd - Barber Rd - Hillview Rd - Ararimu Rd - Ramarama Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Gt South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
S4b
53 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Gt South Rd - Drury township - Old Gt South Rd - Runciman Rd - Kern Rd - Gt South Rd - Ararimu Rd - Ramarama Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Drury township - Gt South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F7
44 km
Ride Map

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Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Hunua Rd - Boundary Rd - Opaheke Rd - Sutton Rd - Great South Rd - Drury township - Waihoehoe Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Drury Hills Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Drury township - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
8:40am

*** JUL 2017 ***

02 JUL

Ride Manager:
Natasha Poznanovic

Hall Duty :
TBA
Hall Duty Instructions

W7a
71 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Muir Rd - Lewis Rd - Charles Rd - SH22 - Ostrich Rd - Woodhouse Rd - Patumahoe Rd - Gun Club Rd - Heights Rd - Ostrich Farm Rd - Ostrich Rd - SH22 - Charles Rd - Lewis Rd - Muir Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Walters Rd - Linwood Rd - Hingaia Rd - Beach Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
W7b
56 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Muir Rd - Charles Rd - Lewis Rd - Muir Rd - Blackbridge Rd - SH22 - Jesmond Rd - Bremner Rd - First St - Norrie Rd - Drury Township - Great South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Kelvin Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F2
42 km
Ride Map

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Papakura Clevedon Rd - Clevedon township - North Rd - Duders Beach and return to Burnside Rd
Slow
8:40am
09 JUL

Ride Manager:
John Bicknell

Hall Duty :
TBA
Hall Duty Instructions

C1a
56 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Dominion Rd - Hunua Rd - White Rd - Sky High Rd - Monument Rd - Tourist Rd - McNicol Rd - Clevedon - Twilight Rd - Brookby Rd - Alfriston Ardmore Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
C1b
42 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Alfriston Ardmore Rd - Brookby Rd - Twilight Rd - Clevedon township - Clevedon Kawakawa Rd - McNicol Rd - Tourist Rd - Monument Rd - Hyde Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Corsair Lane - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F1
38 km
Ride Map

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Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Corsair Lane - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Alfriston Ardmore Rd - Brookby Rd - Twilight Rd - Clevedon township - Clevedon Kawakawa Rd - McNicol Rd - Tourist Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Parish Line Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
8:40am
16 JUL

Ride Manager:
Steve Deverick

Hall Duty :
TBA
Hall Duty Instructions

S3a
62 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd- Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Cape Hill Rd - Valley Rd - Belgium Rd - Pukekohe East Rd - Runciman Rd - Kern Rd - Gt South Rd - Ararimu Rd - Ramarama Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Drury township - Gt South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
S3b
53 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury township - Under Motorway - McPherson Rd - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Runciman Rd - Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F5
48 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury township - Under M’Way - old Great South Rd - Ararimu Rd - Ramarama Rd - Quarry Rd - Over M’Way - Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
8:40am
23 JUL

Ride Manager:
Leon Goldwater

Hall Duty :
TBA
Hall Duty Instructions

S2a
67 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Paerata - Heights Rd - Ostrich Farm Rd - Ostrich Rd - Cuff Rd - Glenbrook Rd - Batty Rd - Stan Wright Rd - Muir Rd - Walters Rd - Linwood Rd - Hingaia Rd - Beach Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
S2b
53 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury township - Under Motorway - McPherson Rd - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Paerata Rd - SH 22 - Karaka Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Walters Rd - Linwood Rd - Hingaia Rd - Beach Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F3
42 km
Ride Map

Strava xxxx

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - SH 22 - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Burnside Rd
Slow
8:40am

 

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