​​​​​​​The  Nelson branch of Ulysses N.Z. welcomes you.

If you want to find out more about us, then come and introduce yourself to one of our committee members.

We have regular Coffee Mornings on Saturdays between 10:00 am - 12:00pm noon at

‘The Honest Lawyer Country Pub’      

1 Point Road, Monaco, Nelson 7011

An important aspect of the club is meeting your fellow riders through socialising over lunch on a ride, attending an evening gathering at a local cafe, or going on a rally.

​​​​​​​Sunday rides, short rides, long rides, evening rides, overnight rides, informal rides.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Belonging to Ulysses also gives you the opportunity to take advantage of a range of discounts from local motorcycle dealers, the Cook Strait ferry crossings for passengers and motorcycles, as well as insurances.
Please check out the various business that offer discounts to Ulysses members on the "Rider Services" tab.

The Ulysses Club is a nation-wide motorcycle group for over 40 year olds who enjoy life, and riding their motorcycles in the company of riders at all levels. If you are returning to riding or just starting out we will look after you ….tempted?

Notice Board​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

  • New Committee for 2022/23
    Click here

  • Slow Riding Practice at Saxton Field awaiting for summer to return. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

      For details, Click here


​​​​​​​Next planned Committee Meeting:                         ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​14th December 2022

The Committee meet on the 2nd Wednesday each month at 7:00pm, unless otherwise stated (interim meetings after coffee morning on Saturday, as required).

Following month Committee Meeting 11th January 2023

Website last amended 23rd November 2022

Useful links:​​​​​​​

Ulysses NZ National Organisation: Click Here

Ulysses NZ Joining information: Click Here

Ulysses NZ Branches: Click Here

Marlborough Branch Rides & Events: Click Here

​​​​​​​Buller Branch Rides & Events: Click Here

​​​​​​​​Met Svc Weather Forecast: Click Here​
Wunderground Weather Forecast: Click Here

​​​​Plan your Trip: Click Here

​​​​​​​Check for Road Closures: Click Here

App for reporting road dangers/problems: Click Here

National Membership Sub

Please pay this annual subscription promptly when you receive a renewal reminder from Debby at National HQ.

This is to ensure you receive your new membership card before travelling at Christmas & New Year for your discounts.

Payments are made to:  02 0412 0001771 097 and include your membership number as a reference.


If you are a member of our branch, and have a Facebook profile, then you can join our group.
Enter “Ulysses Club Nelson Branch” in the Facebook search bar and then click  "Join"  once you have accepted our rules.
We have a “closed group” so you will have to wait for an administrator to approve your request.


If you are a member of our branch, then you can join our group.
We have a “closed group” so you will have to wait for an administrator to approve your request.

Please contact Nelson.Sec@Ulyssess.org.nz for details on joining & how to use WhatsApp.

Upcoming Rides & Events

If you are going on any of these rides let others know via Nelson Ulysees group 'WhatsApp'

Special note – SH6 is closed November 1 – December 18 so all rides previously planned for November that were heading East have been changed.

​​​​​​​Sat November 26th Nelson Toy Run

Gather at Neale Park car park, North Road (about 200m before Founders) from 10.00am

2 hours

Ride departs 11am.

Click Nelson Toy Run 2022  for Details & Map.

Sunday 27th November Wairau Tavern

280 kms 4-5 hours

Via Golden Downs, Please note: With SH6 blocked this ride will return the way it came, perhaps via Buller Valley and Kawatiri as an option.

Departs: NPD Richmond (lower Queen St) Meet 10.00am for coffee / chat. Departs 10.30am

To download Rides List (Click Here)

Up-Coming Event:

NU600 Saturday March 11th 2023      

Special Nelson Ulysses Club only event.    

Click link:  NU600  for more information