Fred Hollows Ride becomes annual event

Fred Hollows Ride becomes annual event

The inaugural Fred Hollows Ride to Bourke on the Australia Day weekend was so successful it will help fund sight-restoring operations for a “jumbo jet full of people”. Organisers, Mike and Denise Ferris from World on Wheels (WOW) motorcycle travel company says 30 riders and pillions raised $13,165. The money goes to the Fred Hollows Foundation …

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World on Wheels offers free DVD

Australian-based motorcycle travel experts World on Wheels (WOW) are offering a free DVD of their trips so you can see just what you are in for! Here’s the trailer. The free DVD includes 12 five-minute videos of each of the WOW trips being offered in 2017. They were edited by former Road Rider editor Mick Matheson who …

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Mike and Denise Ferris World on Wheels borders

World on Wheels expands its borders

Australian-based motorcycle world travel company World On Wheels are expanding their borders to introduce another couple of new destinations in 2017. They are also trialling a completely new direction with their first World On Water exercise, sailing for a week through the magnificent Croatian islands. WOW owners Mike and Denise Ferris (pictured top) say they keep adding new destinations …

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Fred Hollows Foundation World on Wheels ride to Bourke Mike and Denise Ferris free dvd

Inaugural Bourke ride for Fred Hollows Foundation

World on Wheels (WOW) motorcycle travel company has thrown its support behind the Fred Hollows Foundation to launch the first annual charity ride to Bourke in January 2017. WOW owners Denise and Mike Ferris hope to attract at least 100 riders and raise $50,000 for the Australia Day Weekend Ride to Restore Sight. REGISTER HERE FOR …

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World on Wheels Tour of South Africa WOW

WOW tours goes to South Africa

Amazing wildlife, stunning scenery and challenging roads have encouraged Australian-based motorcycle travel company World On Wheels to add a South African tour. WOW Tours, formerly Ferris Wheels Motorcycle Safaris, now have a portfolio of 10 international tours on four continents. The inaugural tour this October is already fully subscribed and they are taking advance bookings …

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World on Wheels tree planting environment

‘Greenie’ riders plant trees for environment

Most motorcycle riders appreciate the environment around them and are greenies at heart, according to veteran motorcycle travellers Mike and Denise Ferris of World On Wheels) (formerly Ferris Wheels Motorcycle Safaris). “Can’t quantify it, but I suspect that bikers who like to travel have an appreciation for the environment and nature that’s a bit greater than most – and …

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Ferris Wheels travel insurance

Ferris Wheels becomes World on Wheels

Ferris Wheels Motorcycle Safaris has truly become a worldwide motorcycle travel company so it is relaunching as World on Wheels with annual tours to nine destinations and 15 countries. After 21 years, Ferris Wheels owners Mike and Denise Ferris have decided to re-name the business from January 1, 2016, to reflect their global reach. “The name ‘Ferris …

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