Mal’s Bike Diaries

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 method) you...

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 and my mate Roger...

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 of my good friends just...

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 particular ride before,...

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 silver...

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 too late so we turned...

ProCycle Downunder

There's more than a little bit of Aussie flavour in the current Procycle US desk calendar, I'm sure you can pick them.   To view Calendar  click here My own photos cover four of the months May, August, September and November. My good friends at PC are already...

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...

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