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  • NPDCC are here to stay
    by admin on 8th October 2019 at 8:49 am

    Over the past few months NPDCC committee members have been working tirelessly in the background, getting our new cycling club up and running, setting the wheels in motion for many great things to come. We’ve poured hours and hours into exploring and brainstorming many ideas to honour the club’s past heritage in the area, which…

  • Introducing … old NPACC logo meets new NPDCC logo!
    by admin on 15th August 2019 at 8:09 am
  • One man, one wheel, one mission
    by admin on 2nd March 2019 at 8:42 am

    Sign the petition: Save Noble Park Velodrome before it’s too late! crowdfunding: Help Us Rebuild Noble Park Dandenong Cycling Club How’s this for sheer determination to battle through adversity?! On Friday 1st March 2019, under the relentless and intense Noble Park sun, this young man, Ryan Koroknai, set out with one goal in…

  • Sarah Gigante: Velodromes are really great places for kids to learn to ride a bike in a safe environment
    by admin on 24th February 2019 at 10:00 pm

    Also I remember when I was little and it was my first time on a velodrome and even though I was only probably going 20km per hour, I felt like a little Olympian, we all did, following in the footsteps of the other cyclists Champion cyclist Sarah Gigante after riding the Maurice Kirby Velodrome. Sarah,…

  • Hey let’s look back at 2018 with riders who love the Maurice Kirby Velodrome in Noble Park
    by admin on 2nd January 2019 at 6:00 am

    David Koroknai: state and national champion. Has ridden on the track for as long as he can remember Adrian Savio: local resident, supporter and first sponsor of the newly reformed Noble Park Dandenong Cycling Club Inc. Jeff: avid Noble Park cyclist, always looking for a new cycling adventure. Has been to Alice Springs and back…

  • Dandenong Journal: Builder rides to the rescue
    by admin on 6th December 2018 at 7:35 am

    Builder rides to the rescue By Cam Lucadou-Wells (6th December 2018) Adrian Savio, front, with riders Joe Gubatanga, John Inguanti, Kim Nguyen, John Beech, Robert Jamieson and Ryan Koroknai at the Parkfield Reserve track. 188542_01 Picture: CAM LUCADOU-WELLS A Dandenong builder has emerged as the first major sponsor of a revived cycling club at Maurice…

  • Kim Nguyen & Craig Eastwood talk to Tom Elliot on 3AW
    by admin on 27th November 2018 at 7:20 am

    Kim Nguyen from Save Noble Park Velodrome and Craig Eastwood from Cycling Victoria talk to 3AW Drive with Tom Elliott about City of Greater Dandenong meeting (26 November 2018) impacting the future of Maurice Kirby Velodrome, including discussion of today’s rescission motion. Extract from City of Greater Dandenong Agenda for 26 November 2018: 2.5.5 Draft…

  • Saving the Maurice Kirby Velodrome
    by admin on 20th November 2018 at 1:30 am

    From Luke Mascioli: In 2002, the Noble Park Velodrome was renamed in honour of Maurice Kirby for his contribution to cycling in Australia. The Velodrome was home to the Noble Park Dandenong Cycling Club as well as the Pedals Club which at its height, had over 50,000 members Australia wide. In this video, Maurice Kirby’s…

  • Cup Day K’s at Maurice Kirby Velodrome in Noble Park
    by admin on 12th November 2018 at 7:15 am

    3CR Community Radio podcast of Cup Day K’s at Maurice Kirby Velodrome in Noble Park. Listen: YarraBUG Radio Show #518 Monday 12th November 2018   On this weeks program, it’s been a painful couple of days in Melbourne, including the deaths of cycling advocate Cameron Frewer (Drive Safe, Pass Wide) and professional rider Jonathan Cantwell. A donation page has been set up…

  • Saving Noble Park Velodrome – Maurice Kirby’s legacy
    by admin on 11th November 2018 at 1:00 am

    From Cam Nicholls: The fundraising page for the Maurice Kirby Noble Park Velodrome: Help Us Save Noble Park Velodrome From Demolition In this video, I will share a story of a local velodrome in Melbourne’s Noble Park area that is currently under threat from the local council. There are proposed plans to bulldoze the Noble…