Motorcycle hotel review

It was the perfect bike-riding weekend, despite the massive overnight thunderstorm. We had been having a great time playing in the dirt on Paddys Flat Rd and when we hit the squiggly tar of the Bruxner Highway we turned right. Just a few kilometres later we passed the welcome sign at Drake and just over …

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Riders boost local economies

Are we about to witness an explosion of Motorcycle Friendly Towns across Australia? Politicians at the official launch of Texas as the first mainland Australia Motorcycle Friendly Town at the weekend seem to think so. The event attracted about 100 bikers from as far as Sydney, Dubbo and the Sunshine Coast for the day and, …

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Join my winter solstice ride

A group of tough bikers has been informally meeting at Byron Bay lighthouse at dawn every summer solstice for several years to ride as far west as they can before the sun sets. It’s not an organised event, but around 100 riders turn up and take on the challenge of riding the longest day of …

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