Name: Anne and Eric
Address/Area: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Phone: (08) 9405 1145
E-Mail: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org (when travelling)
Model(s): '79 R100RS. Previous bikes; K100RT, R80GSPD, R80, HARLEY FLHS ELECTRA GLIDE (IN BLUE) SERIOUSLY and about half a dozen other odds and ends.
Comments: BMW Motorcycle Club of WA Treasurer. We welcome all BMW riders and fellow Club members. We can offer short term accommodation, garage space and access to some special tools with decent mechanical knowledge of airhead boxers. Tea, Coffee and chat always available. Will ride out to 100kms to assist but no trailer or bike recovery available. Sound knowledge of bitumen touring in WA and have toured all over Europe and SE Asia both 2 and 4 wheel. Come on over!
Last Update: Thu, 18 Jul 2002
Address/Area: Gosford, NSW
Phone: 61 2 4328 4060 Fax: 61 2 4328 1225
Model(s): 1995 R100RT
Comments: Situated in Gosford NSW 50 miles North of Sydney. Close to beaches and National Parks. Good roads and a good place to start for trips further North. BMW dealer nearby. Short term accommodation may be available in genuine emergency situation. Can assist with R series repairs and recovery.
Last Update: Tue, 12 Jun 2001
Name: Mick and Jane
Address/Area: Launceston, Tasmania
Phone: (03) 6344 5902
Model(s): 94 R100R Previous includes R100GSPD, K100RS 16V, K100RT, R100/7
Comments: Member of BMW Touring Club Of NSW ( I am originally from Sydney). Feel free to contact us for touring info, Accom if avail or just a cuppa. Can also provide assistance for BMW breakdowns if reqd. Tassie is one of the best places for riding so come down as see it for yourself.
Last Update: Fri, 11 Feb 2000
Name: Rod and Cherie
Address/Area: Crescent Head East of Kempsey on the coast of NSW Australia
Phone: 65 660544
E-Mail: email@example.com or work: ROD.SMART@COMPAQ.COM
Comments: Member of BMW touring club of NSW. I have a garage and tools plus car with trailer, some repair know how, Accomodations sometimes available
Last Update: Thu, 2 Mar 2000
Name: Roger ("Biscuits")
Address/Area: Brisbane, Australia
Phone: (61) 413 651 013; cell: 0413651013
Comments: Ridden all eastern and southern states of Oz. Member of 25k strong Ulysses Club and Vietnam Veterans' MC.
Last Update: 14 Jun 2002
Name: Ray Adams
Address/Area: 14 Moulden Street, Norwood SA 5067, Australia
Phone: +61 8 8362 8332 (Fax: +61 8 8362 8146)
Model(s): 1976 R90S (everyday transport), 1982 R80ST (seriously modified for racing - won 1996 BEARS Heritage (a national series for British, European & American racing bikes) in the hands of the previous owner.
Comments: Member of BMW Owners Club of South Australia, Editor of Club magazine, Flatchat. Living & working as a journalist and designer in Norwood, an inner suburb of Adelaide, close to good cafes. I'm happy to email info, arrange contacts, perhaps meet up and ride in Adelaide Hills, great roads, views, etc, if you're touring down this way. I'm also interested in making BMW motorcycle contacts in Malaysia and Thailand, preparing for a trip in 1999, hopefully on the R90S.
Address/Area:Noosa, Queensland, Australia
Phone:074 474 304
Model(s):'94 R1100 GS
Comments:Had this machine (I call it the G'manic monster or Jimmy)for 8,000km in 3 months-really starting to free up & so light & easy to ride Able to advise on possible sights to see on the Sunshine Coast
Name: Michael (Mick) Behr
Address/Area: Sapphire Central Queensland-Country Australia
Comments: Visit the Sapphire Fields of Central Queensland and with a bit of luck you will find that special stone. Plenty of space to park a tent. Full Workshop to get you out of trouble. Will pickup within 100kms radius. Cold beer always.
Last Update: Sun, 21 Jan 2001
Name: Seamus Campbell
State/Region: New South Wales
Phone: 06 297 4883
Model(s): R80GS with 100 motor
Comments: My BM is the best bike I've ever had - love travelling throughout Australia - done quite a bit both on and off the tar. Usually OK for a spare bedroom for a night or two - need some notice.
Name: Peter Clerke
Address/Area: Dampier, North West Australia
Model(s): 1981 R80G/S
Comments: A bit out of the way, but if you make the trip drop in. Usually have room for a night or two. A little local knowledge goes a long way up here.
Last Update: Sun, 27 Aug 2000
Name: Ron (RTO) Durkin
Address/Area: Enoggera (a sub of Brisbane 6km NW of the CBD). Queensland, Australia
Phone: +61 7 3355 4663 or in OZ 07 3355 4663
Model: 1985 GS100 (Gaston) , K100RT, R100RS etc etc
Comments: 3km for QLD's leading BMW specialist workshop, own workshop & stopover facilities, can assist with touring information or just drop in for a coffee (or a beer) & a chat! OS visitor friendly.
Last Update: Sun, 27 Aug 2000
Name: Ken & Carol Duval
Address/Area: Arana Hills, ( NW suburb of Brisbane) Queensland, Australia.
Phone: (07) 3351 3525 (H)
Model(s): 1981 R80G/S
Comments: Round the world travellers for over four years. 1997 to 2001. 200,000kms through 57 countries. Work space, tools, some spares, accomodation. All travellers welcome.
Last Update: Tue, 1 Jan 2002
Name: Max Endacott
Address/Area: Ipswich, Queensland
Model(s): K1100 LT/SE limited special edition, K100RS Sonda Special, K1
Comments: Accomadation if required also garage to work in if repairs are required. Very good rides in the area all tar and mountain and tarred country roads.
Last Update: Thu, 20 May 1999
Name: Rick Endacott
Address/Area: 17 Tarin St., Newcastle, Australia
Model(s): 1992 k100rs/16v
Name: Mark Ewing
Address/Area: Sydney Australia
Phone: (61) 2 9660-9771
Model(s): R69s with r75/5 engine bits of this and bits of that, and a side car that's sitting in the garage
Comments: Good dealers close by, All the realy nice roads are out of sydney but not far, if you need a hand when your bike won't go, I'm only too willing to come by with a handfull of tools and break something else on it. Drop a line all the same as I can point you in the right direction for real help, and if it's an old Airhead It's likely I've allready broken that part once or twice and can show you what I did for instruction.
Last Update: Tue, 11 Jan 2000
Name: Mick Furchert
Address/Area: Wyong- Central Coast
Phone: 02 43933142
Model(s): 86K100 RS
Comments: I have been riding too long, one day I will get a real hobby, maybe in the next life time, see you on the road.
Name: Ross Glover
Phone: (052) 612 698
Model(s): 1986 R80g/s
Comments: Torquay is a beach-side town near start (end) of Great Ocean Road, one of the favourite mc roads in this part of Oz. I have a reasonable range of tools and should have a trailer some time soon. Some accommodation is available with advanced notice or emergencies.
Name: Lloyd Griffiths
Address/Area: Melbourne, Australia (20 kms south of Melbourne & 5 mins walk to the beach)
Phone: 613 9584 8257 (home)
Model(s): Various '50s, '60s & '70s
Comments: No trailer nor pick up. Tent & carpet space and sometimes a spare room. Most factory tools for air cooled twins. Workshop and some storage. 30+ years on BMs. Youngest bike is a '75 R90/6 with over 500K. Warning: Lots of teenagers, dogs, old BMs and a bullshit free zone.
Last Update: Wed, 11 Dec 2002
Name: Rob Kingma & Donna Keesing
State: New South Wales
City: Sydney...Home to the best harbour views in the world!
Phone Nomber: +6123428877
Model of bike: '84 K100RS
General Info: Info on tours around the country or day trips around
Sydney. More than happy to provide help assisting with planning your trip...Sights Accomidation etc. It' a big beautiful country....Come have a look!!
Name: Maarten van der Kleij
Address/Area: Canberra, ACT Australia
Phone: 61 2 6231 1088
Model(s): 1992 K1100LT
Comments: Advice on what and who to see in and around the ACT. I have covered Rockhampton to Hobart to Adelaide on two wheels (Perth was a car job).
Name: Yorick & Jan Lewis
Address/Area: Beautiful Blue Mountains of NSW.
Phone: 02 4739 6174
Model(s): R1100RT, still sorting it out. Jan has a Ducati Monster 750cc. Previous models: K100RT (me) and R80 (Jan).
Comments: Some great riding roads in Oz. We can offer advice, help including technical, a bed, rides. We belong to the Ulysses Club.
Name: Graham Mackney
Address/Area: Lennox Head, N.S.W., Post Code 2478
Model(s): 1985 K75C
Comments: This is the second B.M.W. I have owned the other one was a 1986 R80RT. A beaut bike, but I like the K75C better? This area is great for tourists,beautiful surfing beaches and a fresh water lake a short distance from the beach,and the roads are all sealed. There are three motels,a hotel and a good Bowling Club in the village,and there is bed and breakfast accommodation available.
Last Update: Sun, 5 Mar 2000
Name: Tim McNamara
Address/Area: Clifton Beach, Tasmania, Australia
Phone: (03) 62488299
Model(s): 1981 R100RS, 1990 R100GSPD
Comments: Have travelled extensively within Tasmania and a little on mainland Australia. Live on 5 acres near surf beach and have plenty of room to park visiting motorcycles. Tasmania without doubt has THE best motorcycling roads in Australia.
Last Update: Sun, 9 Apr 2000
Address/Area:Sydney, NSW, Australia
Model(s):'95 R11GS, (white "DIRTBOX" being destruction tested, survived everything so far!)
Comments:* Every day bike that loves a spurt in the dirt, but wont say no to a spar on tar. * Plenty of exellent roads (dirt/sealed) in this neck of the woods, anyone for a strop? * Chance of a overnight 'dos' depending on residency levels at the apartment, and mood of usually broadminded flatmates. BYO Coopers, tools and wench (+ one for me too)
Name: Richard Pass
Address/Area: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Phone: 02 6295 2764
Model(s): 1984 K100RT, 1996 VFR750
Comments: I know 2 reliable and reasonably priced BMW mechanics in the area as well as some excellent scratching roads.
Last Update: Fri, 25 Feb 2000
Name: Alan & Marie Pennykid
Address/Area: Lower Blue Mountains, NSW
Phone: 02 47 393 093
E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org and/or email@example.com
Model(s): '97 R1100R, '86 K-100/HRD sidecar, '84 R80G/S. previous include '91 K-75s, '91 R100GS, '94R1100GS, K-100RT and others.
Comments: Accomodation, some mechanical help, transport for broken BMs(160km radius), spiritual support for disheartened tourers can be arranged most of the time, but if you call on the weekends we could be anywhere.
Last Update: Mon, 4 Jun 2001
Name: Jim Peters
Address/Area: Beerwah, Queensland
Phone: 07 54940903
Model(s): R1100RT, R100GSPD (2 of), R80GSPD (3 of), Yamaha XT 250 (how did I finish up with that??) and two trailers.
Comments: living in a great part of the world, happy to assist other riders with any help, accomm, mech, rides etc they may want, or just give me a call to say hello.
Last Update: Sat, 27 Mar 1999
Name: Sam Reich
Address/Area: Singleton (Hunter Valley) NSW AUSTRALIA
Phone: +61 2 6571 1027 (also fax/answering machine)
Model(s): 1994 R100GS/PD
Comments: Australia is motorcycle heaven (if you like long trips, and don't mind occasionally getting off the blacktop), especially on a BMW. The Paris Dakar has the range, rideability and reliability to be the perfect Aussie touring mount. I'm a Ulysses Club member (40+ bikers and bikettes), and belong to BMWMOA as well (transplanted Yank!). When in Oz, I can provide touring advice, contacts and WINETASTING TOURS! (The Hunter Valley is reknowned for great wines). I can also provide tours of large open cut coal mines, if you're interested (I'm a Mining Engineer). See you in Oz!
Address/Area:Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Phone:+61 3 9562 9636
Model(s):R75/7, 1977; R25/3, 1955
Comments:Lovely area for bike riding e.g Great Ocean Rd as a day trip
Name: Vincent (Vince) Schultz
Address/Area: Adelaide, South Australia
Phone: 08 82028917
E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Comments: Near the best wine country in the world, the Barossa Valley and McLarenvale. Great hills, lots of sea and beachs, perfect weather (Never freezes!). Ulyssses Club Member.
Last Update: Wed, 7 Dec 2005
Name: Jim Stenhouse
Address/Area: Elimbah Qld. Australia
Model(s): 1999 R1200c
Comments: Very good rides. No Dealers. 10 acres at home for camping
Last Update: Fri, 23 Jun 2000
Name: Mick Tuck
Address/Area: Macksville, N.S.W.
Phone: 02 65684093
Model(s): 94 K1100LTSE
Comments: I live close to the Pacfic Hwy, Macksville, which is half way between Sydney and Brisbane on the East coast. I've got a lock up garage, some tools and contacts with a capable BMW qualified mechanic. Also I have a reasonable knowledge of the roads around here and might even be able to show people around.
Name: Stephen Tunley
Address/Area: Sydney Australia
Phone: 61 2 92238444 w, 93635047 H
Comments: Just completed several long rides on the new 'beast' and love it. Have done a great deal of on and off road riding in Australia. Looking to do a long trip in US, Mexico or Africa in 1998.
Name: Errol Vieth
Address/Area: Australia, Queensland, around Rockhampton on the Tropic of Capricorn. : Say again?: Rockhampton is about 640km north of Brisbane. Brisbane is the capital city of Queensland, located in the south-east corner of the state.
Phone: +61 79 309502 (work) +61 79 309501 (work fax) +61 79 395568 (home)
Model: BMW R80 1989
Comments: I'm able to advise on rides from Brisbane to Rockhampton and all places in between, but I've also ridden between the cities of Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane; that is, along the east coast of Australia. I have other e-mail and URL addresses that might be of assistance. : I'm a member of the Ulysses MC Club in Australia (riders 40+) as well as IBMWR.
Address/Area:Stratford (Cairns) Queensland 4870, AUSTRALIA
Comments:Far North Queensland, where the Great Barrier Reef meets the Tropical Rain Forest.....
Name: Richard Wolters
Phone: Ph 07 38070508 Ah, 07 3395 9936 Bh, Fax 07 3399 6528, Mobile 0419 759 985
Model(s): R100GSPD, R80 special (previous models: R67/2, R60/2, R69S, R75/5, R80RT, K1100LTSE, R100RT Classic)
Comments: BMW riding experience - 30 years. Have traveled just about everywhere in Australia, north to south, east to west, recently. Have ridden throughout Europe extensively and visited Turkey 10 times. Have recently completed an Overland trip from India via Nepal, Pakistan, Iran, Turkey, Greece, Italy etc to Holland trip of 19000 km. I have workshop facilities and coffee always. Come to Aus and make it happen.
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