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Tasmanian Offerings

Posted by Peter Schilling on March 16, 2017 at 4:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi everybody,


I have just returned from a five week tour of Tasmania with my wife, Sue, and a couple of close friends. I took the 4WD because I needed it for all the luggage and the car fridge (have to keep the beer cold between stops).

I just want to let you know I found Tasmanian drivers the most courteous motorists I have ever encountered. They don’t tailgate and they often pull over to let faster vehicles pass.

My mate, D...

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Ride Back to Brisbane

Posted by Andy on January 11, 2016 at 7:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Hi guys,  Just called up about bike transport and although the prices are a huge saving to the normal prices I wont be able to get my bike back for a few weeks after the journey. As it is my only mode of transport I will need to ride back to Brisbane after the event. Is anyone else looking to ride back to Brisbane or the East Coast and looking to have a traveling partner for the trip?

I think I will be playing it by ear on the ride back and have the unknown a big aspect of the adv...

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Long Ride 2016 Gala Black Tie Ball Canberra

Posted by Ray A on January 11, 2016 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)

The Long Ride ACT team is holding a Gala Black Tie Ball in support of the The Prostate Cancer Foundation Australia (PCFA). This Gala event is to help the PCFA care for Aussie blokes suffering from prostate cancer and their families. It also aims to raise awareness of prostate cancer which is very curable when detected early. The Ball will be held on Saturday 13 February 2016 at The Abbey function centre, Nicholls. ...

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Posted by David Robertson on November 23, 2015 at 5:30 PM Comments comments (2)

I am leaving on the 2016 ride from Daylesford in Victoria and am looking to share accommodation in Mildura.

Is anybody wanting to share a motel or cabin?


Ride together and accommodation

Posted by IRFAN on November 17, 2015 at 5:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Hi, I will be leaving from Sydney (Central or Suburban) for the Long Ride and looking for another rider or riders to join in the ride for a bit of company plus to share accommodation. At this stage I am a bit concerned that no mention as been made around accommodation at various stopovers. Do we book it ourselves or the organisers have a package at all locations?

Ride Route Accommodation Madura

Posted by longride2013 on October 25, 2015 at 5:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi, the overnight at Madura is to be amended to Border Village and or Eula. The riders who have already prebooked, no change required.  We will be emailing out shortly the full accommodation listings for you to confirm.

Events Forum

Posted by longride2013 on October 13, 2015 at 5:40 AM Comments comments (2)

Hi, a few of our riders have recently asked about either a forum or a noticebard, so hence the page.  Please leave messages, or if you have information you would like to share, then put it here, even if you want someone to ride with, put it here.


Chris Dunne