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Win a trip to Harley-Davidson 115th celebrations

Australian and New Zealand riders can join in the celebrations for Harley-Davidson’s 115th birthday celebrations in their hometown of Milwaukee this August. Harley-Davidson Australia and New Zealand is offering two trips to the celebrations from August 29 to September 3, 2018. To win one of the trips, all you have to do is enter your …

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Ellaspede Backroads and Dust Hustle

Ellaspede Backroads and Dust Hustle

Brisbane custom motorcycle shop Ellaspede has announced it will organise another Backroads or Bust and rider tickets for the sixth Dust Hustle will go on sale soon. The first Backroads or Bust event was held on Saturday (March 3, 2018), attracting a limited field of 120 riders vying for a $1200 prize pool. Winner was …

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Wauchope Motor Fest

Wauchope launches first Moto Fest

The first Motorcycle Friendly Town in NSW opens up to riders this weekend with the first Wauchope Moto Fest this Saturday (November 18, 2017). It will include a motokhana, show and shine, swap meet, tattoo competition, trade and market stalls, live music and more. A tattoo celebrity is coming from Queensland to guest judge the tattoo show …

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Harley Days Harley-Davidson motorcycles successful

Successful Harley Days set for return

A successful Harley Days event in Wollongong over the weekend has prompted Harley-Davidson Australia to declare they would like to return to the coastal city for a third year. Marketing director Adam Wright says they attracted more than 10,000 people over the three days of the second annual event, even though HOG (Harley Owners Group) member …

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V-Strom roundup marks 2nd birthday

Roundup marks 2nd V-Strom group birthday

The Australian V-Strom Riders group AuStrom is celebrating its second birthday with a roundup event in motorcycle-friendly Crows Nest, South East Queensland, in March 2018. Organiser Graham Strang says the group has more than 800 members around Australia and New Zealand and he is hoping to attract the biggest single gathering of V-Stroms in Australia …

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Harley Days rally set to rock hard

The second annual Harley Days rally will feature a strong line-up of rock acts including The Radiators, Diesel, Black Sorrows, Jon Stevens and Screamin’ Eagles. Harley-Davidson Australia customer experience manager Gaz Luxmoore says the bands are “awesome”. The Wollongong rally from October 27-19 is open to riders on any motorcycle brand. Register now online. However, there …

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Biker sisters vie for world record

Biker sisters vie for world records

Biker sisters are a competitive lot with Australian, British and now American women vying for world records at all-female motorcycle rallies and parades. In 2014 the Babe Raid rally set the record when 284 women rode to the coastal NSW town of Ballina. Record Setter officially declared the record at 221 women on 190 bikes. In 2015, …

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Aussie Triples Rally

Triples tragics gather for eighth rally

Triple tragics return to Evans Head in the Northern Rivers region later this month for the eighth annual Aussie Triples Classic Motorcycle Rally. The event was started eight years ago by Col and Nancy McAndrew as a one-off rally for “triple tragics”. The Aussie Triples rally on August 18-20 is for Triumph Tridents and BSA Rocket 3s built between …

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Packed program for Woolshed Classic

Packed program for 2017 Woolshed Classic

The third annual Woolshed Classic Motorcycle Rally on the Darling Downs will have a packed program later this month, says co-ordinator Mark Morrissey. The event has moved from autumn to spring because the first two rallies at the historic Jondaryan Woolshed, 40km west of Toowoomba, were affected by rain. “There has been a tremendous response this …

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