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Remembrance Day, Bundamba

Posted by Erik (Lumberjack) on November 7, 2018 at 6:05 AM Comments comments (0)

We have been invited to Bundamba Memorial Park for Remembrance day on the eleventh hour, eleventh month at eleven am.

If you want to attend, then please turn up at the park at 10:30. The service starts 10:45

pub ride

Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on November 5, 2018 at 3:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi ladies and gentlement as you will see by looking at the ride calendar I am leading a ride to the Rathdowney pub, we will leave Yamanto at 9 am. and go down the centenary highway to the green bank artierial Rd and to the bearded dragon hotel at the base of Mt Tamborine for smoko and then back to Beaudesert and down to Rathdowney.

From there  will be comnig home via Boona. Not sure how far that is, at a guess 200k +.

Hope to see you there.



Posted by James & Liz on October 30, 2018 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (0)

good news earing found at home:)


Posted by James & Liz on October 28, 2018 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (0)

hi this is Mrs Windsucker ,On the night of the birthday i lost a gold hoop earing about the circumfrence of a five cent piece

sentimental value may have got caught up in someones wig apon greetings 

kind regards LIZZY:(

Birthday bash / Halloween party

Posted by Erik (Lumberjack) on October 23, 2018 at 7:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi all,

on Saturday we are having our 5 years birthday bash with live band, Hangi, happy people and much more.


6 pm. - Raising of the dirt, the moment of truth. Is the food eatable or do we have to go to maccas.

6:30 pm. - People should arrive for the 7 pm. start.

7 pm. - The band start playing.

The bar is a cash only bar.

Hope to see ya all there


Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on October 17, 2018 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Hi guys, Silver Fox already has pencilled this in for me, I will lead a easy ride on the 18th of Nov. to the Rathdowny Pub:D.

Darlington Park

Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on October 8, 2018 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (2)

Hay Guys, where exactly is Darlington Park


2020 National Rally Committee VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED for LISMORE Rally

Posted by Ipswich Ulysses on October 7, 2018 at 9:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Email from the 2020 National Rally Committee VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED for LISMORE Rally

Colleen Gaudron, the 2020 National Rally Secretary is looking for volunteers to pick up vacancies on the event portfolio coordinators list. The list is attached. If everyone can do a small part, this will make for a bigger and better event – the old saying, “Many hands make light work”. Please contact Colleen on the email: 2020ucnrsecretary@gmail.com


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5th Birthday Party - Halloween dress if if you like

Posted by Amanda on September 28, 2018 at 5:45 PM Comments comments (1)

Make sure you join us for our 5th Birthday Party  - the info has been in the Ride Calendar but I thought I would add it here also.

27th October Ipswich Branch turns 5 years Old

There will be a grand celebration at Ipswich Knights Soccer Club, Entertainment and a Hangi for Dinner.

Theme for the night is Halloween so get some costumes ready and join us for some great fun.

Watch this space for further info

Cost $10 per Head PARTNERS INVITED

All monies t...

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Anyone for a Sunday Ride??

Posted by Julz and Doogee on September 26, 2018 at 5:20 AM Comments comments (1)

Anyone up for a coffee ride on Sunday - weather permitting? Maybe end up at the Girls at Marburg or open to suggestions!

Dougie and Julz 0481066808


Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on September 12, 2018 at 8:40 AM Comments comments (2)

HI guys whens our haloween party on,

I forgot.


Gliding weekend

Posted by Toddy on August 24, 2018 at 6:25 AM Comments comments (2)
I am toying with the idea that a bunch of us spend a weekend early next year riding out to Dalby and going on a Glider flight. There is weight limit of 110 kg for those intending to fly. If anyone is interested please get back to me and we work out times and dates. Regards Toddy.

Sunday 19th Ride to Aged Care, Algester

Posted by Amanda on August 13, 2018 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Hi all - Sorry for the lack of information but this Sunday's ride to the Bolton Clark Centre, Algester is not only us visiting - we are part of a Fmaily Fun Fair  where there will be US with a display of bikes, Lions Club Sausage Sizzle, Jumping Castle, Face Painting, coffee van, market stalls, classic car display .... not just for the residents but for the community as well.

Hope you can join us, and please invite your families to come along as well.

You bring your bikes and...

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Boris's Black wig rally.

Posted by Toddy on August 13, 2018 at 3:35 AM Comments comments (0)
I went for a bit of a blat on the Triumph with swag, up to Karara for the weekend to attend a great get together . Most camped at the showground behind the pub. Met up with Logan,Mt Lindsey and other branch members plus a few heads I haven't seen for years. A few of us sat around both nights and chewed the fat,plus solved the worlds problems at the campsite and pub which served some great tucker. On Sunday Willis from Logan and myself decided we would take our run home via Leyburn , Toowoomb... Read Full Post »

Somerset Memorial Gardens Clean up Day

Posted by Amanda on July 27, 2018 at 1:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Adrian will touch on this at the Information Night on Friday 3rd July but thought I would do a blog just to give you time to hopefully schedule your busy schedules .....


"The Working Bee at the Memorial Gardens at Somerset Dam will take place on Saturday 4th of August. Start time about 0830am.



Ray is hoping to get some people out there with wheelbarrows, trailers and rakes to help move and spread mulch....

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SPEEDWAY may be coming to Ipswich

Posted by Amanda on July 22, 2018 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Adrian and I absolutely love Speedway - and it looks like it may come to Willowbank or SA later on this year.  We will deifnitely be going along to Willowbank and invite those who would like to come along to join us to go to Adelaide.   Anyhow I've my fingers and toes crossed.  This is what was in the QT this week.


Ipswich, already a major motorsport destination, is one of two locations in the running to secure an international motorcycle event.

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The Big Chill 2018

Posted by Toddy on July 22, 2018 at 3:15 AM Comments comments (0)
Jo, Allen and I spent the weekend having a top time at Stanthorpe attending the Historical motorcycle and sidecar racing at Carnell Park raceway. Met up with some top likeminded people. Stayed at the Country Club Hotel Motel as usual and enjoying excellent food .Watched some great trackwork , and this year we were privileged to see six rigid frame Indian Scouts from Victoria racing. Regards Toddy.

Rizzo???s / Ray"s Ride to Cabbage Tree Point

Posted by Ray (BENO) on July 21, 2018 at 2:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi all I am just writing this blog to thank everybody who came on Rizzo’s / Ray’s ride last Sunday. Well I left home at 7:30 under beautiful clear skies heading from Durack to Yamanto when I got there I asked Spook how cold it was we worked out it was 0 degrees and my fingers were freezing. So for such a cold morning we got a good response off riders and pillions I do not know exactly how many bikes but there were 24 people all up. We left Yamanto at 9:00 AM still cold, Ado & ...

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Red Light Camera

Posted by Ado on July 18, 2018 at 11:35 PM Comments comments (1)
Hi All. Just be aware there is a red light camera at the 2nd set of lights when you leave the Yamanto Shopping Centre heading towards Purga/ Brisbane. If you look to the left when you are in line with Super Cheap, just after Maccas, it is on the left footpath. Cheers. Ado


Posted by Ross A Schmidt (crash) on July 13, 2018 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (1)

oops, I see the fox has got my ride at the end of the month as leaving from Yamanto however it leaves from Karalee. at 9 am.

If you look on the rides page I have put all the details of the ride on there.

I think it's going to be very cold so rug up.