B4BD volunteers Cheri and Greg Nunn

Crashed riders praise B4BD service

Crashed, sick and injured riders have heaped praise on the B4BD (Bikers 4 Bikers Down) service that started in May 2017. Hawkebsury couple Cheri and Greg Nunn (pictured above) started the free service after suffering their own motorcycle crash on Anzac Day 2016, followed by prolonged rehabilitation. “We now have over 3000 members on our …

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Gold Coast Bike Night

Praise for the Bike Night concept

Bike night has become a booming source of evening entertainment when riders might normally have parked up their motorbikes for the day. Travel rider and contributor Todd Parkes of the Gold Coast goes drooling among the bikes at the Gold Coast Bike Night. Gold Coast Bike Night It’s dusk on a beautiful spring afternoon on …

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Ducati 900 Super Sport Shannons Spring Auction dream

Dream buys at Shannons Spring Auction

If you are in the market for a classic Ducati, a rare Honda Dream or a pristine 90th anniversary Harley-Davidson, you should check out the Shannons Sydney Spring Auction on November 5. It features is a trio of iconic and rare Ducatis, a unique Honda CE71 Dream Super Sport 250cc and a Harley 90th Anniversary …

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List your 2018 Christmas Toy Runs

It seems too early to be thinking about Christmas, but already motorcycle clubs and organisations are getting into gear for their annual charity toy runs. We have listed several below, but this is in no way the complete list. Organisers are urged to list their toy runs here. Click here to send details to us …

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Toby Price FIM Cross Country Champion Australia's first Dakar Rally winner and newly crowned Cross Country Rallies World Champion Toby Price is urging riders to get their bikes out of the garage for Ride to Work Week.

Toby Price promotes Ride to Work Week

Australia’s first Dakar Rally winner and newly crowned Cross Country Rallies World Champion Toby Price is urging riders to get their bikes out of the garage for Ride to Work Week. Toby is the ambassador for the second national Ride Your Motorcycle to Work Week from October 22-26, 2018, organised by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries. …

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National HOG rally to return in 2019

National HOG rally to return in 2019?

There will be no national Harley Owners Group (HOG) rally this year, but it is believed the event will return in 2019. The last national rally exclusively for HOG members was a very successful event held in Tamworth in February 2015. There was then an 18-month gap to the first Harley Days rally open to …

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Look for motorcyclists in Motorcycle Awareness Month returned

Look out for riders in Motorcycle Awareness Month

Motorists will be alerted to Look Out For Motorcycles during the NSW Motorcycle Awareness Month starting on Sunday (7 October 2018). Motorcycle Council of NSW chairman Steve Pearce says Look Out For Motorcycles is a very simple concept, “but unfortunately and sadly, one that needs to be re-stated every year”. But he emphasises it is only …

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Hayley Bell Women Riders World Relay

World relay to highlight female riders

Women of the world are invited to join the Women Riders World Relay (WRWR) next year to highlight issues of women on motorcycles. The ambitious plan was developed by UK office manager and keen rider Hayley Bell, 27, to alert the motorcycle industry to the growing number of female riders. “I’m tired of going into …

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Movie stars motorcycles up for auction

Movie stars motorcycles up for auction

Motorcycles from movies such as Easy Rider and On Any Sunday and other bikes owned by famous Hollywood stars are coming up for auction. The highlight of the Bonham’s Barber Auction at the Barber Motorsports Museum in Alabama on October 6 is Steve McQueen’s 1970 Husqvarna 400 from the cult 1971 film On Any Sunday. Movie stars Other …

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Motorcycle symphony for Distinguished Gentlemen

Motorcycle symphony for Distinguished Gentlemen

We know motorcycles are music to our ears and now Dutch musician Dominic Seldis has proven it by producing a special motorcycle symphony to promote this Sunday’s Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride. The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam musician has recreated Also Sprach Zarathustra by Richard Strauss using only a range of different motorcycle exhausts. Symphony bikes Interestingly, a couple …

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