There are currently 29 branches of the Club in New Zealand, covering all of the geographic locations in the country.

The information below gives contact details of each Branch Coordinator/President and each Branch Secretary. Where a branch has a local website, this is also listed. If you click on any of the branch web site links, the branch website will open in a new tab (or window). In addition to this, some branches have a newsletter in PDF format, where these exist a link will be provided.

Contact information

National Administration

Debby Morgan
Phone: 0800 859 7737
Mobile: 021 072 3636
3-5pm, Mon-Fri

The administrator of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is a part time role and therefore the telephone may not always be answered, but if you leave a message the National Administrator will attend to it as soon as is reasonably possible.


Clive Thomas #2383
Phone: 09 535 4579
Mobile: 027 481 2700

Adrienne Dodge
Phone: 09 522 7027

The Auckland branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the area North to the northern shore of the Waitemata Harbour from Devonport to Limeburners Bay (West of Hobsonville) and through to Hobsonville Road, South to Mercer, East to Maungatawhiri and to the coast at Kaiaua.

Meetings; Manukau Cruising Club, Orpheus Drive, Onehunga, 1st Monday monthly, 7:30pm.

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Sean Lemass #8761
181 Romilly Street, Westport 7825
Phone: 03-789 8875
Cell: 027 911 4364

Pete Graham #8196
Phone: 03 789 7749
Mobile: 021 271 2846

The Buller branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based in Westport and covers the areas north to Karamea south to Punakaiki and inland to Murchison and Springs Junction.

Meeting: 1st Wednesday of each month at Club Buller, 7.30pm

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Steve Orpwood #2119
Phone: 03 358-7494
Mobile: 021 127-3363

Debbie Killick #8578
Phone: 03 347 8788
Mobile: 027 229 3608

The Canterbury branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based in Christchurch and covers the greater Canterbury area; north to Kaikoura, south to Ashburton, and inland to the Alps.

We meet on the third Wednesday of the month 7:30pm, at the Cashmere Club (Heathcote Room), situated off either Hunter Terrace or Colombo St south. Meals are available from 6:00pm. All welcome.

Runs are held most Sundays during summer and winter, providing these do not clash with a major rally or event. Runs are advertised on our web site and in the motorcycling column of the Saturday Christchurch Press.

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Far North

Des Trubshoe #870
175 Valley View Road
R D 10
Whangarei 0170
Cell: 027 283 6613

Geoff Blankenbyl #8894
Phone: 09  433 1700
Cellphone: 027 477 1197

The Far North branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc covers all of Northland, from north of Warkworth.

There are rides on most Sundays, at 10:30am leaving from Burger King, Whangarei.


Christine Cameron  #5993
Phone: 06 868 9661
Mobile: 027 460 2430

Ian Bell # 9143
Phone: 06 867 0307
Mobile: 021 2426 772

The Gisborne branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc covers the East Coast areas from Raupunga in the south to Hicks Bay in the north.

The Branch meets the first Thursday each month ,except in January, at the Tatapouri Fishing Club in the “conservatory” at 7:30 pm

Hawke’s Bay

Tim Stewart # 8959
Phone: 06 875 0238

Jeff McPhun #6670
Phone: 06 844 7836
Mobile: 027 577 7205

The Hawke’s Bay branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the East Coast areas from Raupunga in the north to Dannevirke in the south.

Our Branch meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:30pm at the the Taradale RSA. All are most welcome!

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Kapiti Coast

Cheryl Roberts #8538
Phone: 04-9024963
Cell phone: 027 423 1033

Russell Forrest #853
Phone: 04 904 0280

The “Kapiti Coast Branch” of the “Ulysses Club of NZ inc” is based in Paraparaumu and covers the area from north of Pukerua Bay to Shannon and as far North as Foxton. Our Branch meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month excluding January, with the (Odd) months at “The Jolly” Mazengarb road Paraparaumu and the (Even) months the “Otaki RSA” Raukawa street Otaki, all meetings start at 7.30pm.

The Branch has a regular monthly “Coffee Morning” at “Hyde Park Cafe” SH1 Te-Horo at 10.00am every third Saturday of each month. We are actively involved in Rider safety and Training, with well organized day rides/weekends and longer rides, and also social events. We also operate a Members only Information and Chat Forum, combined with a TXT phone and information service.

If you are interested and would like to get involved with the “Kapiti Coast Branch” please make contact either phone/e-mail or coming along to a Coffee Morning or one of our regular monthly Meetings, you/ partner will be made most Welcome.

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King Country

Graeme Hammond
Phone: 07 878 5009
Mobile: 027 515 3201

Julie Saunders #6432
Phone: 07 8788455

The King Country branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based in Otorohanga and covers the areas north to just below Te Awamutu, east to Barryville and south to Ongarue.

Our meetings are informal and are usually held at the Otorohanga Club, not on a regular basis but when and as needed. Our claim to fame is being the club’s smallest branch

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Bruce Ebbett #2796
Phone: 06 376 7138
Mobile: 027 492 9500

Trish Bruce #7941
Phone: 06 354 2922

The Manawatu branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based at Palmerston north and covers the city and the outlying Manawatu region.

The Manawatu Branch meets at the Bunnythorpe Tavern, 2nd Tuesday monthly at 7:30pm


Kelvin Watson #3602
143B Maxwell Road
Blenheim 7201
Phone: 03-577 6822
Cell: 027 306 7344

Jeff Champion #7121
Phone: 03 577 9399
Mobile: 027 437 4368

The Marlborough branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based in Blenheim and covers the area north to Picton and the Marlborough Sounds, west to Pelorus Bridge & south to Kaikoura, and inland to the Wairau river valley.

Monthly Meetings are now held at McDonalds Main St Blenheim. That’s “The Golden Arches”.
Coffee Mornings are held at “The Vines Village Cafe”. Same address 193 Rapaura Rd. Delete “Shelleys”.

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Terry Reynolds #6846
Phone # 03 547 4979
Cell #
Allan Smith #2426
Phone # 03 548 5561
Cell #

The Nelson branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the area east to Pelorus Bridge & south to Murchison, and inland to the Wairau river valley.
They hold a Committee meeting 2nd Tuesday of every month 7:15pm. For venue please contact the secretary.
Coffee and socialising every Sat Speights Ale House near the Wearable Arts Complex on Saturdays from 10AM to Noon.
Rides every Sunday, Overnight Rides regularly through the year. Social night once a month at the Rob Roys, Richmond.

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To go to the Nelson branch photo gallery Click Here.
This Photo Gallery contains images from events and activities of Ulysses Nelson. Images are low resolution. If you require a higher resolution image please contact Allan Smith at and quote the gallery name / picture number.

North Harbour

Wayne Painter #1756
Phone: 09 444 2770 (Hm)
Mobile:027 289 1018

Tracy Unstead # 93276
Mobile: 021 045 6341

The North Harbour branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the area -North to South Head to Warkworth and Leigh – East to Kawau Island, Whangaparaoa Peninsula to Devonport – South to the northern shore of the Waitemata Harbour from Devonport to Limeburners Bay (West of Hobsonville) and through to Hobsonville Road – West to Hobsonville Road to Waitakere and Bethells  Beach.

Pupuke Golf Club
231 East Coast Rd (opp Sunnynook Rd)
Campbells Bay, North Shore

1st Thursday of the Month
Except January
Hours 5.30pm – 9.00pm
Meals & Bar Service Available

3rd Wednesday of the Month
The Africa Bar
1 William Pickering Drive
North Harbour
Contact Branch President for details

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North Otago

Bruce Thacker #4383
Phone: 03 439 5545
Mobile: 021 501 102

Jo Hull # 371
Phone: 03 434 8568
Mobile: 027 331 6509 (txt only)

The North Otago branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based in Oamaru and covers the Otago areas north of Palmerston, to Waimate and west to Omarama and Twizel.

We meet on the 3rd Wednesday of every month, at The Criterion Hotel, cnr Harbour and Tyne Streets, Oamaru.

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Mike Wyatt #7808
Phone: 03 453 5287
Mobile: 0274 853 906

Kim Grant #9045
Phone No.: 03-488 1498
Cell Phone: 021 111 0819

The Otago branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. holds rides once a month during winter and twice a month in summer.

We meet on the first Tuesday of the month, 7:00pm at Otago Motor Cycle Club, Clarke St, Dunedin


Gordon “Flash” White #1272
Phone: no land line
Cell phone: 027 345 8634

Bruce Quedley #8718
Phone: 07 347 8659
Mobile: 021 616 736

The Rotorua branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based at Rotorua and covers the city and the outlying region.

We meet at St John’s Ambulance Hall, 7pm on the last Sunday of the Month. (This can vary so check with the club contact to confirm meeting date).

We also meet 10:30am Saturday mornings at the Lakeside Café, Rotorua Lake Front, for an informal get together.

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South Canterbury

The South Canterbury branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. area is bordered by the Rangitata River to the north, the Waitaki River to the south, the main divide (Mt Cook) to the west and the Pacific Ocean coastline.

South Canterbury Branch has closed due to the membership in this area being unable to form a Branch committee.

The Club hopes that in the future this Branch will start up again.

Anyone from within this area who would like to join the Ulysses Club are requested to contact either the North Otago or Canterbury Branch coordinators for a membership application form


Jill Warhurst #474
PhoneFax: 03 216 6234
Mobile: 027 235 5893

Margaret Peake #1707
Phone: 03216 4070

The Southland branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. was established on 21 August 1988 with an initial bike run to Colac Bay with 27 bikes and 34 people turning up.

Branch runs take place on the third weekend of every month, Macdonald’s, check with coordinator for times. In between time “impromptu” runs take place.


Suzie Pentelow #8532
Phone: 06 763 8571
Mobile: 027 41 20913

Donna Scott #9339
Phone: 06 7657811
Mobile: 021 656 910

The Taranaki branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the area north to Mokau Bridge, south to Waitotara, east to Whangamomona and west to the coast.

Our branch meetings are the  – 3rd Sunday at 4pm & 3rd Thursday at 6pm each month – and normally are held at the Tree House 471 Devon St West.


Bob Kendrick #4977
Phone: 07 895 9244

Neil Mason # 5610
Phone: 07 896 6373
Mobile: 021 029 207 24

The Taumarunui branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. meets At the RSA, 7pm, every 2nd Tuesday of the month.

Rides leave Sunday mornings from the Taumarunui Railway Station at 10:00am


Ian Pilbrow #8556
Phone: 07 377 3550

Lyn Peters #8244
Mobile: 0274801032

The Taupo branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the area north of Taupo to Atiamuri, West to Tihoi Western Bays, East to Tarawera and south to Turangi.

Monthly Meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month at the Cosmopolitan Club , starting at 7:30pm


Marius Swanepoel #7475
Phone: 07 543 0080
Mobile: 027 519 4555

Aileen Carson #8316
Home phone; 075786557
Mob:  0274159611

The Tauranga branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the greater Bay of Plenty area, an approximation being north to Katikati, south to Paengaroa, east to the Pacific Coast, and west to the Kaimai Range.

Monthly meetings; 6:00pm onwards, third Tuesday of each month at the Tauranga Citizens Club, corner Cameron Road & 13th Avenue, Tauranga.

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Brian Middleton #98
Phone/Fax: 07 578 7903
Mobile: 027 369 8972

Michele MacDonald #4186

The Tokoroa branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers from Tirau in the north, Putaruru, Tokoroa, Mangakino, Arapuni and Atiamuri in the south.

Tokoroa branch meets at 7:30pm on the last Wednesday of every month except December in the community rooms of the Tokoroa hospital. gate 1. Guests welcome.

Main event of the year “the Frozen Pines” rally at Tiki Tiki reserve, Carter Holt Harvey forests, Tokoroa. Held mid- July annually since 1990 – A real “Back to Basics” rally – Always lots of fun.


Deb Treweek # 9246
Phone: 07-3860922
Cell Phone: 027-3210619

Ken O’Connor #9162
Phone: 07 378-5390
Mobile: 021 281-3813

Branch Boundaries are:  Summit to the Desert road on State Highway 1, across to the intersection of State Highway 46 and 47. Across to the summit of the Waitui Saddle on State Highway 41. Across to the Waihaha Strean bridge on State Highway 32. Across to the Hinemaiaia River Bridge at Hatepe on State Highway 1 and back to the Summit of the Desert Road.

Branch meetings are on the second Wednesday of the month, at the Bridge Motel on State Highway 1 Turangi at 7.30pm

Waihi-Thames Valley

Marlene Johnson #8660
Phone: 07 866 8019
Mobile: 027 223 2629

Jim Dyson #00718
Phone:(home) 07 549 1891
Mobile: 027 748 5760

The Waihi-Thames Valley branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the Waihi-Thames Valley area and the Coromandel Peninsula.

The branch meets at a prearranged selection of midweek socials, Branch meetings and Organised Rides to various sites. Also takes part in other Branch outings and rides. Contact Secretary for a Rides and Meetings list.

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Des Chiles #2650
28 Bramber Street, Flagstaff Hamilton 3210
Phone – no landline
Cell – 027 430 1916

David Coy #4412
Phone – (07 )855 0929
Cell – (021)168 1413

The Waikato branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the area north to Mercer, east to Morrinsville, south to Cambridge and west to Raglan.

Branch meetings are held at the Waikato Commerce Club, 197 Collingwood Street, Hamilton on the first Monday of each month (except January). Start time 7:30pm. Visitors are most welcome.

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Karen Wilson # 7787
Phone: 06 379 7022
Mobile: 021 779 776

Brian Bosch’s details – # 8055
Phone – 06 3088492
Mobile – 027 530 8849

The Wairarapa branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based at Masterton and covers the East Coast from Dannevirke in the north, to the Southern Coast.

The Wairarapa Branch meets at Wairarapa Services and Citizens Club, Essex Street, Masterton, 3rd Monday monthly 7:30pm

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Piet Meijer #1255
Phone: 06 348 4141
Mobile: 021 143 6137

Phil Mulcahy #8089
1B Turere Place, Wanganui
Phone: 06-3487112

The Wanganui branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. takes in the West Coast south of Hawera, east to Marton and south to around Bulls. Our neighbouring Branches are Taranaki to the west, Taumarunui to the north, Kapiti to the south and Manawatu to the east.

Branch meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month, at the RSA, 170 St. Hill Street, at 7:30pm. We hold regular rides, and cater for all levels of rider ability.

Most of our Sunday Rides start from “Z” Dublin Street at 10 am. Some are organised , others are “Decide on the Day “ rides. All bikers are welcome to join. Our monthly dinner nights are on the last Thursday of the month at 6.30 pm and venues will vary during the year. Check our WEB site for all details.

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Jim Furneaux #2098
Phone: 04 971 2893
Mobile: 021 244 2091

Mike Payne #5899
Phone: 04 235 5535

The Wellington branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. holds meetings at Petone Workingmen’s Club, Udy Street, Petone, 7:30pm, 2nd Tuesday monthly

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Gary Sinclair #5457
Phone/Fax: 03 755 6216
Cellphone: 027 575 5604

Daryl Crocker #8733
Phone: 03 755 6643
Cellphone 027 362 8295

The Westland branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. is based in Hokitika and covers the areas north of Haast, to Punakaiki. The region offers various activities and attractions as well as some excellent scenic rides on good roads


Sue Holmes #8359
Phone: 07 304 9953
Mobile:  027 363 2177
Shelly Mulholland #9145
Phone: 07 322 8608
Mobile:  021 209 0491

The Whakatane branch of The Ulysses Club of NZ Inc. covers the East Coast from Paengaroa in the north, and the East Cape up to Hicks Bay.

We meets at Ohope Charter Club, Ohope, 2nd Wednesday monthly 7:30pm

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