It’s Cold Outside

It’s Cold Outside

Hey you gotta remember were Northerners so at around minus three and just like that popular old song baby it was cold outside! I was nervous thinking even those fantastic Heat Demon heated grips on the Adventure Bike Australia DRZ400 and D’Oh forgetting my thick...
Rid’n with the Ramsay’s

Rid’n with the Ramsay’s

I travel light, well I think I do……. The Adventure Bike Australia DRZ400 is not a big machine (neither am I) so I try to keep it simple. In the days of Gold Coast Suzuki we ran free overnight adventure rides every month. We stayed in pubs (my preferred...
Adventure Rider Magazine Northern Congregation September 2017

Adventure Rider Magazine Northern Congregation September 2017

Very cool and very very dry conditions were the order of the day for last weekend’s Northern Adventure Congregation hosted by our friends of the above magazine and the extremely good folk of Green Valley Farm. An excellent turnout of around 250 riders was well...
Grapevine Magazine – A Most Epic Adventure

Grapevine Magazine – A Most Epic Adventure

We were so grateful to have received a shoutout from Mike Cooney in the latest edition of Grapevine Magazine. Mike has recently written an article about his “epic adventure” exploring the top of New Zealand’s South Island. A bit over a year ago, me...
Grateful Eight Yarras Adventure Ride.

Grateful Eight Yarras Adventure Ride.

I guess if I’m going to give the Adventure Bike Australia Suzuki DRZ400’s new Steg Pegz a good test this is the place to do it ! Yep we were heading to one of Australia’s best enduro and adventure bike playgrounds. And I’m blessed to have one...
Wattle Flat Weekender

Wattle Flat Weekender

It was a no brainer we needed to jump on board and we needed to do it now! We’ve been with the Northern Rivers Adventure crew before and this one being organised by Dave and Karen Ramsay had “book me now” written all over it. Dave’s run this...
Northern Adventure Congregation with Adventure Bike Australia

Northern Adventure Congregation with Adventure Bike Australia

While this year’s Adventure Congregation was similar in so many ways to last year’s first ever Congregation is was also different in so many others. Last year people came from everywhere, and I mean everywhere. Adventure Rider Magazine decided due to the...

Kawasaki KDX200 For Sale

Kawasaki KDX200D 1986 model for sale ! Bargain $2400 Gem of a find and was only originally used as a road trail bike. Hard to believe in it’s 30th year these are still the original pliable and flexible plastics, original seat etc Has had a little light spray of...

Sundown National Park Adventure Bike Ride

  I’m not sure why it’s taken me so long, but I finally got to do the  Sundown National Park Adventure Bike Ride with three of my good friends over the Queensland Labour Day long weekend and what a good ride it is! We didn’t want to be in there...
Hanging With The Northern Rivers Adventure Rider Group

Hanging With The Northern Rivers Adventure Rider Group

I’m head’n to Grafton to meet up with Northern Rivers Adventure Riders who’s with me? The plan was simple five of us would head off on our own adventure loop on the Saturday morning stay at a Grafton pub where we would meet with the NRAR on the...
Bellbrook Cabins

Bellbrook Cabins

Just what the doctor ordered, four nights staying at Bellbrook cabins just 50 klms west of Kempsey. This was to be our meet place and base for the next few days, eight would make Fridays ride, 9 on Saturday and back to eight on Sunday. Our hosts had marked out some...