Cafe Fahrtwind

What makes a good motorcycle cafe?

What are the criteria for a good motorcycle cafe and which is your favourite? There are thousands of cafes around the world that dedicate themselves to motorcycle riders and the most famous would be the Ace Cafe in North London. Yet, despite its rich history, the cafe is a bit of a letdown. It’s on …

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Iconic diner attracts motorcyclists

Rick’s Garage and Diner at Palmwoods on the Sunshine Coast hinterland is like a magnet for motorcyclists all over South East Queensland. CHECK OUT RICK’S GARAGE PIX Owner and motoring fanatic Rick Jamieson says his ionic diner, which is jam-packed with fascinating motoring memorabilia, is at the gateway to the bountiful motorcycle-friendly roads of the hinterland. “It’s either …

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Pit Stop Cafe

Pit Stop Cafe is a motorcycle haven

There are thousands of pit stop cafes around the world, but a lot fewer that are owned and managed by motorcycle enthusiasts. The Pit Stop Cafe on Mt Mee is one such cafe! It is owned by former motorcycle speedway racer John Alexander and wife Kim, and is managed by motorcycle enthusiast Michelle Sadlier. Michelle …

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Gavin and Carl motorcycle shop

Riders’ cafe on the Cunningham Highway

Bikers are always looking for a coffee stop on a boring highway, preferably a cafe with a motorcycling favour and motorcycling owners. Well, Silverdale Motorcycles on the Cunningham Highway between Aratula and Ipswich has now opened the Iron Horse Cafe in a restored old Queenslander next door. You can’t miss the big tin shed on …

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