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Motorcycle Gifts For Your Boyfriend Christmas 2020

(Contributed post for our North American readers) The northern summer might not even be over yet, but that doesn’t mean it is too early to start preparing for Christmas. In fact, you can never start too early for Christmas, as it is a major holiday that will easily sneak up on you if you let …

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How to regain your moto mojo this Xmas!

Merry Christmas and I hope you continue to stay safe and enjoy your moto mojo! I hate to admit it, but I sometimes feel like I’ve lost my moto mojo. I’ve ridden so many amazing roads in exotic countries, ridden so many wonderful bikes and had more than my share of exciting adventures, it sometimes …

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Last weekend for Christmas Toy Runs

After a lengthy period of toy runs in the lead-up to Christmas, we arrive at the last weekend for the charitable rides. Toy runs do a lot of good for the community raising cash and donations (toys and non-perishable foods) for groups such as Lifeline, the Salvation Army and St Vincent de Paul. Riders are encouraged to …

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Win a Lego Harley-Davidson for Christmas

Christmas is coming and Motorbike Writer is playing Santa with the chance to win a Lego Harley-Davidson Fat Boy costing $A159.99. To win, we asked readers to subscribe to our free weekly newsletter. If they were already one of our thousands of subscribers, they had to post on the Facebook article. UPDATE: Our winner is Daniel …

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Christmas toy runs aid charities

Motorcycle rides raise millions for various organisations all year, but the biggest events are the annual Christmas Toy Runs which aid various charities. Among the biggest and oldest is the Newcastle Bikers for Kids Toy Run. Charities Charities to benefit from these toy runs include Lifeline, the Salvation Army and St Vincents de Paul. Many rides also give …

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2019 Christmas Toy Runs hit top gear

‘Tis the season for Christmas Toy Runs with three major charity events this weekend in the far north and south of the nation. There is the 24rd Tabelands Toy Run on Saturday and on Sunday the Toy Run for Father Bob in Melbourne and the 39th Townsville Toy Run. The latter also has a GoFundme page to raise $5000 to aid …

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Help compile 2019 Toy Runs list

It might seem early, but we are already compiling a list of Toy Runs around the nation and need your help. We have started listing several below, but this is in no way the complete list. In fact, we might have already missed some such as the Great North Brisbane Motorcycle Toy Run which was run …

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Riding over the Christmas holiday period

Christmas is a great time for a ride, but it is also one of the most dangerous for riders with roads full of families rushing to their holiday destinations. They are towing caravans or have vehicles overloaded with bikes, luggage and toys and drivers are stressed by screaming kids in the car. The last thing …

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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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True or false Christmas motorcycle quiz

If you can’t get out for a ride this Christmas Day, you can still indulge your love of motorcycles with this true or false trivia quiz. If you don’t know the true-or-false answer to the question, you can guess and your chances are 50-50. We trust you not to use Google, Wikipedia or to phone …

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