Eudlo car and motorcycle show

Eudlo show features motorcycles

Eudlo is in the centre of the motorcycle riding region on the Sunshine Coast hinterland will be the centre of the action this Saturday (August 13, 2016) for the second annual Eudlo Car and Motorcycle Show. Hundreds of vintage, classic, modern and modified motorcycles and cars were displayed at last year’s successful show and organisers …

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Switchback at the Obi Obi Hall

Motorcycle show to fund hall

A motorcycle show will help the ongoing upkeep of a 103-year-old community hall on the motorcycle-friendly Obi Obi Rd, near the location of the proposed Sunshine Coast International TT. The following  video features local band The Rain performing in the Obi Obi Hall with their catchy song Cold Comfort with the line “there’s just five …

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2016 Laverda Concours results

Results of the 2016 Laverda Councours

The results are in for the 2016 Laverda Concours and a 1973 Kawasaki 1100 drag bike built by Anthony Anderson was judged best Street Special and the Best in Show. (Full results are at the end of the article.) Overnight rain seemed to put a damper on the 28th annual Laverda Concours on Sunday (July 17, 2016) with about half the number of …

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Rain Laverda Concours

Rain won’t deter 2016 Laverda Concours

Rain will not stop the 2016 Laverda Concours, the biggest motorcycle show on the eastern seaboard of Australia, from returning for its 28th year tomorrow, July 17, 2016. Event manager Mark Strachan says there hasn’t been much rain falling at the Cleveland Show Grounds, Long Street, and the rain is predicted to slow down and finish tomorrow morning. “It’s …

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2015 Laverda Concours

Biggest motorcycle concours returns

The biggest motorcycle show on the eastern seaboard of Australia, the Laverda Concours, returns for its 28th year on Sunday, July 17, 2016. Based on last year’s entrant numbers, event manager Bryan Horn expects about 180 machines vying for the 60-odd trophies and $2000 prize for Best in Show this year. For the fifth year, the …

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RACQ Motorfest Steve Spalding

Motorcycles on show at RACQ MotorFest

Motorcycles from the past and present will be on show at the annual RACQ MotorFest tomorrow, July 10, 2016, with more than 30 bikes being judged. Half of those will be old BMWs which will be on display at the BMW stand along weith cars to honour the marque’s 100 years. Apart from the usual classic motorcycles …

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Bombala Bike Show and swap meet

Bombala Bike Show adds swap meet

For the first time, the annual Bombala Bike Show in southern coastal NSW is adding a motorcycle-only swap meet. Bookings are open now and cost $10 per 3mx3m site for any motorbike parts and related accessories sellers. You can book via email or online. The 235th annual Bombala Bike Show will be held on November …

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Project CX Honda CX500 1980

Classic motorcycle show with a twist

There is an interesting twist to the Vintage Japanese Motorcycle Club of South East Queensland annual Classic Motorcycle Show – the entrants get to vote on the trophy winners! The show is on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Oliver’s Motorcycles, 1098 Ipswich Rd, Moorooka, Brisbane, with prizes awarded in several categories for pre 1985 and 1986 to 2000, …

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2016 Triumph Bonneville family recalled over fire risk assault

Triumph Bonneville range debuts in Sydney

The 2016 Triumph Bonneville range and three new Ducatis will be flown out for the Sydney Motorcycle Show this month, while Honda has announced it will not display any bikes. A Triumph spokesman says that just days after their world debut at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan, they will have a Thruxton R, Bonneville T120 Black …

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Darcy Ward speedway star

Riders raise money for Darcy Ward

All proceeds from two Brisbane motorcycle events will support International Speedway star Darcy Ward in his recovery from a spinal injury. Darcy won the 2009, 2010 and 2011 Australian Under-21 Championships as well as the 2009 and 2010 World Under-21 Championships. The 23-year-old Queenslander now faces a long wait to discover “the full prognosis” of …

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