You need to be 35+ years of age to join. Current fees (2022) are:
National Club Sub: $30 joining fee, and then you can choose to join for one year at $70 or three years at $190
National sub payments are made to: 02 0412 0001771 097 and include your membership number as a reference.
Extras: Bike badge $15.00
The membership year is from January to December.
Ulysses Club Membership Benefits List
The list compiled below is a brief summary of what you receive for your annual subscriptions.
Membership to one of the largest motorcycle clubs in Australasia, providing fellowship to motorcyclists.
Publication of Ulysses magazine in hard and digital copy.Advertising marketing by a paid advertising manager.
Holding the National bike raffle.Running this is a major undertaking, which takes lots of volunteer time, as well as costs involved with administration.
National representation with ACC and other government departments in relation to motorcycling matters.
A National Committee working for the betterment of the whole club.These roles are all voluntary, but can claim for costs involved in fulfilling their roles.Some of these roles are provided laptops to do their roles.
A national communication network, including email, Mail chimp newsletters, website and Facebook page.This allows branches and members to communicate freely between each other.
National PR through the Website, promotional video, Banners, FaceBook, advertising and other PR materials available.
The supply of Ulysses club branded gear through the National Quartermaster.
Financial and administration support provided by the club’s paid contracted administrator.
Correct accounting and use of club funds through Xero.
A support system for branches and members to call on for information and support with club procedures and disciplinary matters.
A national product and service discount scheme, offering discounts on ferry travel, accommodation, auto stores, VTNZ, clothing ranges and many other outlets.
Rider training and mentoring, as well as investigating and funding rider training initiatives
Yearly AGM and national rally, attended by many members.Natcom supports each branch as required and covers costs associated with meetings.
Purchasing the required Odyssey and Life Membership badges to be presented at AGMs
Biennial Coordinators workshop which supports and strengthens the branch network.Coordinators travel and accommodation and meals are covered by Natcom.
Welcome packs and membership cards for new members.
Rules, policies and procedures to help guide branches and members.
Plenty of fun and enjoyment with like minded people.
Some of Ulysses Nelson Branch Benefits:
Nelson’s GUSS rally (Great Ulysses Sun & Surf -
or something similar)
Other Ulysses branch rallies
Xmas party & BBQ
Coffee Mornings at 'Railway Cafe'
Discounts on both Inter-Islander & Bluebridge ferries. (see "Rider Services" pages