Macraes Loop + dinner





Macraes Loop + Dinner


Wanaka Central Otago Club would like to invite you to join in our club ride to do the Macraes Loop, and we will be joining the Dunedin Otago Club for a shared Meet up and Dinner / Drinks at the Monteiths Brewery and Bar, Alexandra . 26 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra 9320.
Our booking is for 4.30pm. If you do not wish to do the extended day by doing the Maecraes Loop run please meets us at 4.30pm in Alexandra.
Club Ride Central Otago Members 
9.45am – meet at BP Three Parks Wanaka 1000am sharp depart.
I am hoping that members of the Queenstown club will want to join us as well
The planned ride for the Wanaka group, via the red bridge Luggate to Tarras on the 8a highway, to the intersection of Highway 88 and 8 Cromwell at the Bridge to be there by 10.15 am.
For those coming from Queenstown group to end up and to meet us at the intersection of Highway 88 and 8 Cromwell after the Bridge by 10.15 am.
At 11.00 am we will depart from intersection Hwy 88 and 8 Sharp. From there, we will head to Clyde on highway 8 we will turn left onto Springvale road, bypass round Alexandra to connect to Highway 85.
Once on Highway 85 head to Ranfurly. we will stop in Ranfurly for Fuel at Challenge on Northland St, and then have lunch at the Maniototo Cafe’ for Lunch at around 12.00 pm. Please meet us at the cafe.’
We will leave Ranfurly Maniototo Cafe’ at 1.00pm sharp please.
For those with smaller fuel tanks you will need to fill up?
We will leave Ranfurly at 1.00pm and head to Hyde Hotel via Hwy 85 and turning right onto Hwy 87 at Kyeburn to head to Otago Central Hotel Hyde. 9079 Eton Street, Hyde 9397 This is where we will meet the Otago club from Dunedin. arrival time expected to be 1.45pm. we will depart with all members from all clubs at 2.00pm sharp.
Leaving Hyde Hotel at 2.00pm heading to Hyde / Macraes Road 2Km down Hwy 87. Turning Left onto Hyde / Macraes road heading to Junction of Hwy 85. Turn Left / West / to head back to Kyeburn along Hwy 85.
Turning Left at intersection Hwy 85 and onto Ida Valley/ Omakau Rd.
At Junction Omakau township and Ida Valley / Omakau and Hwy 85 turn left to Alexandra, and head to Monteith’s Brewery and Bar in Alexandra .
26 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra 9320. Our booking is for 4.30pm Duration of this leg 2hr 10min.
For those with smaller fuel tanks you will need to fill up?
Please all meet at the Monteith’s Brewery and bar by 4.30pm.
Members from all clubs can decide as to when they want to head back to their respective homes and destinations . Presumed finish around 7.30pm.


Free – all Ducati’s welcome

Ride Director

Bruno 027 4752699 

BP, Mosgiel

Group Riding Guidelines:

You are responsible for your own riding!

  • No need to keep up as the ride leader will be waiting at every turning intersection
  • Ride in group formation (ask if you do not know what this is)
  • Ride your own ride; it’s NOT A RACE
  • Don’t be a dick! Don’t cut corners! Be considerate and safe when overtaking!
  • Tell the ride leader if you’re leaving the ride so we don’t come looking for you!
  • Ride leaders phone number is on the event notice if needed
  • Know who ‘tail-end-Charlie’ is
  • Obey laws and use caution when riding
  • Ensure your bike is road legal and obey laws


I accept that by joining this event that I ride at my own risk and am responsible for my own actions and that of my pillion; and hereby release, waive, discharge and hold blameless “Ducati Owners Club of New Zealand”, including but not limited to owners, organizers, affiliates or administrators and all persons, entities and contractors connected to “DOCNZ” from any and all liability for death, disability, personal injury (including mental injury), property damage, property theft, loss of personal equipment.

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