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by Scoot
Thu Jul 08, 2010 7:40 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Christmas in July 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 3002

Do hope you have not overlooked the fact that I paid you $50 for two bookings during the June meeting. Have not seen myself on any list or receipted yet.
by Scoot
Tue Jun 29, 2010 3:05 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Ride Start Points
Replies: 20
Views: 3153

I had understood that the Kewdale start would ONLY BE FOR THE DECIDE AND RIDE days anyway - and surprised it has become a contest. :lol: You should all be thankful you are able to get to any start point to take the ride, something not graced upon me for some time, for lack of available shadows. Ride...
by Scoot
Tue Jun 29, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: This Month's Social Meeting
Replies: 9
Views: 1391

:lol: Does that mean we need to wear out bathers?

Thanks for the prewarning in good time.

The only change Id make to the place is an escalator - the club is for older riders. Perhaps the rail could be extended for a slide down.
by Scoot
Sat May 08, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Robbie Drew of Warnbro Sound Wanderers has ridden on
Replies: 0
Views: 545

Robbie Drew of Warnbro Sound Wanderers has ridden on

Just posted in national re a Warnbro member riding on Robbie Drew a valued member of the WARNBRO SOUND WANDERS,passed away yesterday after a long battle with cancer. Our deepest sympathy to MARG and family.Wayne&Laraine Please publish here any information you receive about the funeral of our close m...
by Scoot
Fri Apr 09, 2010 10:33 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Brian Baker now in Royal Perth Hospital..
Replies: 4
Views: 1067

Brian and Chris Barker are flying home tomorrow

After further testing RPH doctors decided against surgery in Perth for Brian and due to some overcrowding in the Perth Hospital have given Chris permission to fly home with Brian tomorrow morning to Brisbane Airport. They will be met by the family and taken home to Northern New South Wales to be amo...
by Scoot
Fri Apr 09, 2010 10:23 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Glass House member Claire (Flame) George
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Clare and XT planning a disgraceful weekend in metro

In speaking to Buzz this evening, she told me the joy Clare and Barry have in the permission to have some weekend outings away from Shenton Park Annex of Royal Perth Hospital where she is doing initial rehabilitation. There is a message posted on national ulysses about some freedom Clare is to have ...
by Scoot
Fri Apr 02, 2010 12:22 pm
Forum: Other Stuff
Topic: Dress Codes
Replies: 22
Views: 4232

My personal solution

On my new riding Jacket and others I have opted to place the Old Man item on in this manner. I cut a measured ribbon of that 'clingy closing material' in the same colour as the garment sewing the velvety side onto the jacket, and the other grippy part pasted on the back of the Logo cloth. When not r...
by Scoot
Fri Apr 02, 2010 12:10 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Rego Labels for bikes (n Carsn stuff)
Replies: 5
Views: 1139

Dont smirk too hard about your new freedom from stickers. When I remembered yesterday to pop into Registry to pay my bike registration - fallen due on 26th March.. I mentioned how pleased everyone was not to have the sticker to keep attached. The operator mentioned that was the public opinion, howev...
by Scoot
Fri Apr 02, 2010 11:54 am
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Brian Baker now in Royal Perth Hospital..
Replies: 4
Views: 1067

Re Emergency Hospitality Accommodation for Off situations.

It's rather Alison [Buzz] who is presently manning the coalface. We also have another Ulyssian member Taia Bennett who has offered hospitality for such emergencies. Taia has a large Home Stay location in Morley. If you have friends needing independant stayover and secured bike parking in the norther...
by Scoot
Thu Apr 01, 2010 6:11 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Brian Baker now in Royal Perth Hospital..
Replies: 4
Views: 1067

Brian Baker now in Royal Perth Hospital..

Thursday 1st midday Keith Knight of the North Rivers branch in NSW alerted Pres John Gliddon Perth branch that one of their members, Brian Baker, was riding home from the AGM via Broome Darwin...and became very ill near Karratha. Royal Flying Doctor brought him to Royal Perth Hospital where he is co...
by Scoot
Tue Mar 23, 2010 3:14 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Riders in the Storm
Replies: 11
Views: 1543

All A OK at Helena Valley where the deluge and sound was enormous during the storm, but only intermittant elec failure, so I quickly pulled out all plugs to exp equip pc new tv etc. We got power back full but they say 60,000 Perth homes are without power still. It must have been worked out when it r...
by Scoot
Mon Mar 22, 2010 8:31 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Glass House member Claire (Flame) George
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Glass House member Claire (Flame) George

Thurs 17th I Was told by pres John Gliddon of OFF by woman member now known to be CLAIR GEORGE [Flame] AT Williams who is in Royal Perth Hospital with very bad leg injury. Claire has been reported by XT as having gone to surgery today for a below knee amputation. It is requested no contact for a few...
by Scoot
Thu Feb 25, 2010 9:15 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Webmaster Peter Maguire in hospital freak accident today
Replies: 1
Views: 741

Webmaster Peter Maguire in hospital freak accident today

Unfortunately PeterM cannot make it to the agm ride over tomorrow- well known for his WA visits and national forum work as well as that he is nominated for Natcom Committee Peter has been saved from worse, but in hospital with injuries tonight. Link http://forums.ulyssesclub.org/showthread.php?t=234...
by Scoot
Sat Feb 20, 2010 9:48 am
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Be aware to presence of agm driven Ulyssians now our midst
Replies: 0
Views: 577

Be aware to presence of agm driven Ulyssians now our midst

Some members are already in Perth metro en route and happy to mingle with other Ulyssians as they do the tour. See link http://forums.ulyssesclub.org/showthread.php?t=23337 Some could make it to the Coffee Meet today. As usual shadowless I cannot make it. Hope some are there to interact with the int...
by Scoot
Thu Feb 11, 2010 7:35 am
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Ride as a Group to Albany AGM?
Replies: 44
Views: 9622

Seeking shadow rider to accompany me to the AGM Albany

:) Just putting it out there that I am seeking a companion rider to make me legal while WA does my senior check about fallen off NT R license 1983. Currently riding on a three Permit favour of Licensing regulations . I would like to travel on the weekend prior, or whenever...and by the shortest rout...
by Scoot
Wed Feb 10, 2010 6:56 pm
Forum: Other Stuff
Topic: Thinking the Best of People
Replies: 2
Views: 761

And then there is the other saying
"
Actions speak louder than words'
:wink:
by Scoot
Thu Dec 03, 2009 5:48 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Annie's Ride...................
Replies: 2
Views: 665

:lol: Looks great Annie. So turn the wheel and head into the breeze with Joy that only you, who feared you would never ride again, can know. Continue upright and enjoy all your journeys. Did I hear that are taking off with the group to Albany tomorrow? Enjoy the street ride to announce Ulysses prese...
by Scoot
Thu Nov 26, 2009 4:10 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Ulittlies
Replies: 12
Views: 2044

A ULYTTLIES thread national web for small engine owners

Managed to retrieve this SIG thread for the benefit of anyone interested.
Many of you may have prior experiences to relate about fun on a Ulyttlie.
http://forums.ulyssesclub.org/showthrea ... post425905
by Scoot
Thu Nov 26, 2009 2:31 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Daniel (Dice) Schubert
Replies: 7
Views: 1146

I too carry Dice on my leGrande in his memory.
I am hoping we have not abandoned the practice begun of doing one Summer ride annually with picnic to make up for all his planned rides thus abandoned.
When is 2009 one scheduled?
by Scoot
Thu Nov 26, 2009 2:00 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Ulittlies
Replies: 12
Views: 2044

Ulyttlies website information et al

Kurt I take it you have already included me still :lol: - I was never off the list - and for those who dont know- it is not just a Slow ride group - but an actual Ulysses Special Interest Group to which you may attach yourself as do many in the eastern states. It bears its own Patch once you join. h...
by Scoot
Tue Nov 24, 2009 6:31 pm
Forum: Other Stuff
Topic: Our Gorjus Tart is saying Farewell to her mother.
Replies: 0
Views: 314

Our Gorjus Tart is saying Farewell to her mother.

Dot Camerer is saddened by the passing of her loved mum Gwen Lily Camerer 93 years who died last Saturday. Gwen’s life was mostly spent at Darlington in the then outreaches of Perth Hills where she brought up her two girls, and was widowed in 1979 when husband Arnold died. A lady of grit and robus...
by Scoot
Sun Nov 08, 2009 9:07 am
Forum: Other Stuff
Topic: Unsolicited Emails
Replies: 16
Views: 1358

Hang your dirty washing on the line why dont you Bill.

Well Bill, all I can say is that you have stooped to the lowest form of comraderi within this wonderful club when you make public the private friction you caused by your angry email response to me. Dont expect me to laugh at your jokes anymore either. I do not involve myself with politics as anyone ...
by Scoot
Wed Nov 04, 2009 7:52 am
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Ba*&tar$#s
Replies: 13
Views: 1371

Speaking of big pipes - since I had my first service since takingover the leGrande200 [for 8500] the sturdy machine has been smoother but I found myself continually looking around for the bigger bike coming up on me, only to find it was my scooter making the great grunt which cant be surpassed becau...
by Scoot
Mon Nov 02, 2009 7:50 pm
Forum: Other Stuff
Topic: The Pope
Replies: 1
Views: 388

Pay that one. Really had a good belly laugh.
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by Scoot
Mon Nov 02, 2009 7:36 pm
Forum: Bikes, Riding & Club related
Topic: Ba*&tar$#s
Replies: 13
Views: 1371

Sorry to hear about that scary experience. Glad it is not worse. People tend to keep the same timetables in the same place, and might be worth a sitting position perusal of traffic over that time to see if memory is revived, depending on how good a glook at the girl he got. A letter in public commen...