Biker Events in July 2016
LRTMC Tingoora Motorcycle Rally (Qld); 29—30 July. Just off the Bunya Hwy on the Tingoora Charlestown Road. BYO drinks (Tingoora pub will be open opp the campground). This is a bike rally: no cars, no vans, no exceptions.
Twilight Bike Show (Qld); 30 July. Veterans Shed, 19 Leagues Drive, Nerang (off Lawrence Drive). 1 pm—6 pm. All proceeds go to veterans on the streets. Military Brotherhood. Jason: 0411-743-901.
Wollondilly’s Big Day In (NSW); 31 July. Raising funds for our storm affected community. Music & entertainment. Custom car show, jumping castle, amusement rides. www.bigdayin.com.auBiker Events in August 2016
Blanket Run (NSW); 7 August. Meet 10 am at Krispy Kreme, Panthers Leagues Club, Mulgoa Road. Leave 11.30 am for Macquarie Street, Parramatta, for the launch of Homeless Persons Week. Don’t forget to bring a blank for the homeless in Sydney’s west. Bikers Australia & our Brotherhood mates.
Far-Kew Rally (NSW); 12—14 August. Kendall Showground, Batar Creek Road (south of Port Macquarie). Music Friday night & live band Saturday night. Exotic dancers, Wet T-shirt comp & all your usual biker activities. Plenty of stalls & more. Plenty of camping ground available with showers & toilets, & a well-stocked bar including food & grog at club prices. Strictly no BYO. Patch clubs by invitation only. American Motorcycle Club Hastings Chapter: 0499-018-296 or 0435-293-197.
DK’s Bike & Car Show & Shine (NSW); 14 August. From 10 am Sunday at DK’s Tyres & Mechanical, 2/3 Darrambal Close, Rathmines; 02-4975-1149. Help Puzzle House become a reality. Puzzle House is an Autism-Friendly House Association Inc. Puzzle House is a dream of people who want to have a family holiday but have found that mainstream accommodation is totally unsuitable for their needs & those of their child with Autism. Rather than constantly denying themselves & their children an opportunity to spend relaxing & enjoyable time together, they have determined to raise sufficient funds to obtain land & to develop a purpose-built holiday house in The Hunter region of NSW. Facebook
Show ‘n’ Shine (NSW); 21 August. Dural Country Club, 662a Old Northern Road. 9 am—4 pm. All funds donated to Westmead Hospital. Live entertainment. Family fun day out with kids jumping castle & face painting. Ulysses Club Inc: 0474-206-910.
Biker Events in September 2016
Annual Memorial Ride (Qld); 3 September. Meeting at 31 Green Road, Regents Park, at 9 am for a 10 am departure. For catering please let us know if you are coming for breakfast. Everyone & all makes of bikes most welcome. For more information or to add a name to the Memorial List please call God’s Squad CMC Brisbane: 0407-148-186; or email Brisbane@gscmc.com
Rebel FM Frogs Hollow Bike Show (Qld); 3 September. Apple Tree Creek Hotel, Bruce Hwy. Gates open 10 am. 12 class custom bike show: mild to wild. Stalls, bash-a-bike, free camping, fully catered, burn-out comp, horizontal bungee, mechanical bull. Info: 0439-484-666.
Postie Bike Challenge (WA); 3—12 September. Not a race, nor a tour, it is a challenge. Ride 3500 plus km on a Honda CT110 from Perth through central WA to Broome. Phone: +61-7-3264-7727; www.postiebikechallenge.org
Babe Raid (NSW); 9—12 September. Home of the original Babe Raid. Celebrating our 7th year of Babe Raid with women of all ages who love motorcycles. Get your early bird tickets: www.2wheelbabes.com
. 2WheelsBabes: 0402-913-668.
Bad Boy Bobbers Fathers Day Run (Vic); 4 September. A ride for all the dads in the world! All riders & motorcycles welcome! Dads: bring your kids. Sons & daughters: bring your dads. Can’t bring your dad? Then carry him with you on your bike by way of a special ‘Fathers Day Run Tribute Bandana’ sold on the day with all proceeds going to a charity of your choice! Depart Bad Boy Bobbers, 97 Warrigal Road, Hughesdale, at 10 am sharp. BBQ lunch at Hastings foreshore thanks to Rotary. A special tribute to all dads atop picturesque Arthur's Seat. Run will finish at family friendly Melissas's Bar Cafe Dandenong approx 3 pm so the families can join us. Mark the date in your calendar now! Contact: 03-9564-7363; email: email@example.com
Bike Show & Family Fun Day (NSW); 10 September. Tomago Sporting & Bowling Club, 657 Tomago Road. The Show officially starts 11 am & over by 5 pm. Major raffle & other competitions. Bike show entries welcome: multi categories. Bands, trade stalls, food & drinks, & kids entertainment. Entry $5 includes lucky ticket prize; kids free. Longriders CMC. Supporting SoldierOn & Charlie’s Run for Kids (NeuroBlastoma Cancer in Kids). Enquiries call Pancho: 0405-082-891.
10th Annual Roll A Dice Run (Qld); 10 September. Meet at Tattersalls Hotel, Walla Street, Bundaberg. Register from 9 am; leave at 11 am. Celebrate the Bundy AMC's 10th year & Annual Dice Run with a cruise around the local area & party back at the Tatts. Prizes for Best, Worst & Runner Up. People’s Choice for Best Bike & Furthest Ridden. With people already booked from as far away as Victoria & Adelaide, should be a great day out! All bikes welcome. Bundaberg AMC: 0407-783-935 or 0427-514-965.
Chicks Just Chillen Women’s Motorcycle Rally (Qld); 10 September. Twin Valleys Motorcycle Club, Valentine Plains Road, Biloela. Free camping Friday & Saturday. Bar opens 5 pm Friday. Motorcycle gymkhana, karaoke. Colleen: 0481-165-033.
Wombat Rally (NSW); 19 September. Wombat Showgrounds (near Young). All the usual Wombat stuff. Bikers Australia: 0412-126-489; www.bikersaustralia.com.au
Annual Sidecar Rally (NSW); 24—25 September. O’Connell Hotel, halfway between Bathurst & Oberon. This is a family-friendly rally; bring the kids & have a great weekend. Sidecar Owners Association: 02-6337-5705.
Inaugural Bike Show (NSW); 25 September. At CC-Leather-Rider, 235 Pacific Hwy, Doyalson North, from 9 am—3 pm. Live music, food & drinks, & a chance to chat with some Vets. Veterans MC Central Coast: 0487-500-165.Biker Events in October 2016
Show ‘n’ Shine (NSW); 1 October. Bayview Hotel, Batemans Bay. Want a great weekend on the South Coast? Come along & enjoy good food, drinks & music. Rain, hail or shine the show will go on! Accommodation available. Details contact 02-4472-4522 or 0408-821-106.
O’Connell Charity Bike & Car Show (NSW); 1 October. 1 am—3 pm at the O’Connell Hotel, halfway between Bathurst & Oberon. Show entrants: $30; spectator entry by gold coin. Sean: 02-6337-5705.
Pink Breakfast & Ride (Vic); 2 October. Waverley Masonic Centre, 318—322 Stephensons Road, Mt Waverley. Breakfast from 9.30 am. Ride leaves 10.45 am going to Grand Hotel, Yarra Glen, for lunch via some good roads. Krew in association with Freemasons Vic.
Blessing of the Bikes (Vic); 15 October. 10 am—4 pm. Inline 4 Café, Mirboo North. Promoting motorcycle awareness/ safety & an event to remember the fallen ones who are no longer with us. Last year there were 6000 bikes with an expected 10,000 this year. Live music, market stalls, bikes on show, major bike manufacturers displaying their latest models, & dozens of motorcycle clubs attending. Come along & share your passion as a motorcyclist. There will be also a ride, United 4 All, in the morning coming from Melbourne to the Blessing. Big numbers are also expected for this ride. More info: 0427-475-681.
Rolling Dice Run Charity Ride (NSW); 15 October. Registrations at Horsley Park Tavern from 10 am; ride departs 11.30 am. $20 for dice rollers; $10 for non rollers. Prizes for best & worst score awarded & raffles drawn at after-run gathering along with live entertainment, food & beverages. Jesters Social Club: 0416-399-920.
Classics At Hart Motorcycle Display (SA); 15—16 October. Harts Mill, Port Adelaide. Exhibition of classic motorcycles representing a history of motorcycling in South Australia. COMCC: www.classicowners.org
Leeton Harley & Bike Muster (NSW); 22 October. Leeton Showgrounds. Live music, show & shine, tyre pull, burnout pad, food stalls, bar facilities. All motorcycles & hotrods welcome. Leeton Calo’s Riders Club: 0427-264-508; Facebook
Trialla The Woolshed Do (Vic); 29 October. Camperdown/Foxhow Road (approx 20 from Camperdown). Gates open 1 pm; close 10 pm. Show & Shine, burnout comp, top bands, on-site camping, hot food, cheap bar prices, female revue. Strictly no under 18’s at this licensed event. Camperdown District Motor Cycle Club: 0425-789-765.
Twin Bridges Custom & Classic Car & Motorbike Show (SA); 29 October. 12 noon—5 pm. Murray Bridge Race Course, Maurice Road. Longriders CMC: 0412-698-049; www.longriders.com.au/murray_bridge
Shovel Fest (Vic); 30 October. Bendigo Showground Exhibition Shed. Shovels, Pans, Knuckles, WLA’s, Iron Head Sportys & all special interest bikes pre-1984. Harley parts swap meet. All bikes welcome. Proudly supporting Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia. Centre State Rodders Bendigo: facebook.com/shovelfestbendigo
Hot Rod, Retro Cars & Bike Show (Qld); 30 October. Woodford Showgrounds. 8 am—4 pm. Woodford Show Society: 0413-969-295.Biker Events in November 2016
The Echuca Raid (Vic); 4—7 November. A great way to celebrate our passion, make new friendships, support the local community, motorcycle community & charities while having a weekend of fun. Get your early bird tickets: www.2wheelbabes.com
. 2WheelsBabes: 0402-913-668.
Unity Ride Against MND (Vic); 6 November. Leaving 10 am from Club Hotel, cnr Burwood Highway & Ferntree Gully Road; heading to Sugarloaf Reservoir in the Christmas hills. Gold coin donation. BBQ lunch. All proceeds to the Neil Daniher Foundation Cure for MND.
The Jampot Rally (Tas); 11—13 November. Held in Hadspen. Includes full day rides on Saturday & Sunday; Saturday night presentation dinner. All margues welcome. AJS & Matchless Club of Australia: 03-6326-5331.
Fish Holes Motorcycle Rally (Vic); 11—13 November. Enduro Road (follow the rally signs from the Portland Shell servo). Music Friday night; gymkhana Saturday afternoon; band Saturday night. No glass, no cars, no walk-ins; registered bikes only. Fully catered; no BYO. Showers, toilets & firewood supplied. Entry fee prepaid $20 or at gate $25. South West Touring Club Inc: 0418-528-002 or 0401-522-786.
Remembrance Day Poker Run (NSW); 13 November. Lismore Railway Station Car Park. Registration starts at 9.30 am; kick-stands up at 10.45 am. $25 per hand. $200 best hand, $50 worst hand. Door prizes, raffles, auctions, plenty of camping for after-party. All rider types & bikes welcome. No BYO. Rock Valley Chapter Veterans MC: 0402-339-590; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Motorcycle Only Swap Meet (NSW); 19 November. At The Bombala Bike Show (see below). Motorbike parts & related accessories. $10 per site 3 m x 3 m: www.officialbombalabikeshow.com
The Bombala Bike Show (NSW); 19 November. 10 am—midnight. This is a BYO, strictly No Glass event. Raffle: Indian Scout Sixty, 1-in-500 chance to win (limited to 500 tickets). Free on-site camping. Live music, stunt riders, trade stalls, Show 'n' Shine competition, tattoo competition, biking related movies/footage/static displays & many more attractions. Local venues provide entertainment Friday night. www.officialbombalabikeshow.com
Freedom Ride (Qld); 19 November. Meet 9 am for 10 am departure. Caboolture BP Northbound on Highway. 1st stop Landsborough; 2nd stop Kilcoy for lunch; last stop Dayboro. All clubs & bikes welcome. Queensland Bikes & Motorcycle Riders Association Qld. Contact: 0425-771-963.
I Will Survive Prostate Cancer Cruise & Ride (Vic); 20 November. Depart 10 am from 99 Lorimar Street, Port Melbourne. Main Event: Keilor Hotel for classic & muscle car displays, motorcycles, live entertainment.
Gasoline Alley Toy Run (Qld); 26 November. Save the date. All motorcycles welcome. Supporting Ronald McDonald House.Biker Events in December 2016
27th Annual Wollongong Toy Run (NSW); 3 December. Leaving 10.30 am sharp
from corner Shellharbour Road & Addison Street, Shellharbour; travelling to Wollongong lower Mall (Crown Street). Please do not wrap toys/presents. Toys should be for ages 3—13 (ages 10—13 in most need). Please avoid donating fluffy toys. Call Steve on 0400-377-085 for additional information.
Biker Events in March 2017
Zaidee’s Immortal’s Charity Poker Run (Vic); 19 March. Location: Shepparton. Kick stands up 10.30 am. All bikes welcome. Ride the wind, fly like a Zaidee’s angel, become an organ & tissue donor immortal. More info to come.