After many months of preparation, this year's Riding Group are busily packing their bags to join the last 3 days of The Great Vic Bike Ride. The group will depart from Old Orchard on Thursday morning by bus and will have a leisurely drive to Bairnsdale where they will be commencing the ride on Friday morning. Accommodation is in tents and at selected recreational reserves along the route. The ride on Friday is from Bairnsdale to Maffra, a distance of 86 km. On Saturday, they ride from Maffra to Glengarry which is 77 km and on Sunday from Glengarry to Trafalgar, 50 km.