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  1. Wanted: centre stand

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi folks just wondering if anyone has a spare centre stand they would like to sell - honda or aftermarket (I'm in Australia though and will cover the postage) Also interested in crashbars or an ally sump guard (planning an overland trip from Australia to Paris -maybe London - depends on where...
  2. Oops

    Africa Twin
    Oops, So after taking a couple of bits to the powder coater he tells me he's going to be away working for 5 weeks, out come the spanners and look what happened to my bike! I have to say I was pretty chuffed no seized or rounded bolts and the shock linkages nice and greased. I'm going to...
  3. Wanted: RD07 Right passanger footpeg hanger bracket

    What's it worth?
    Hi All, Anybody have one hanging around the garage waiting for a new owner? I live in Tanzania, East Africa, not Tasmania, South of Oz!! Can you believe stuff I have ordered has headed in that direction!;) Anyway, will you be willing to post?:) Cheers Steve
  4. Dommie rear wheel swap options

    Dominator / FMX
    G'day all, I'm looking to gain a second rear wheel for my 96 dommie, they are few and far between (and $$$) here in Oz. Options are: A) buy wheel from ebay Europe (failed twice with dodgy italian vendors) B) adapt xr rear end C) open to xrv brains trust Option b is appealing as xr stuff...
  5. Sub. Sun, sun !

    Hello all from sunny Oz. Just waiting in the VIP Lounge at Brisbane airport for our flight to Auckland. Had a 2 day stopover at Singapre and 2days here, where it is a comfortable 30 to 32 degrees C Had the obligatory Singapore Sling at a raffles, and yes, I threw my peanut shells on the...
  6. Front wheel hub??i need one

    Africa Twin
    Hi all i had a few posts up ages ago along the lines of building my AT into an XL600v frame out here in oz but i may be able to use my original frame after all only prob is i threw out my front wheel because customs wouldnt let the bike back in with wheels or forks(long story) im thinking of...
  7. Wanted: Side stand for Africa Twin RD07A

    For Sale / Wanted
    I need a used (but not abused) side stand from anyone in the UK. I'll ask you to post it to Vern at ProjectVND (UK) for me so that he can do a mod. Vern will post it to me in Oz. I'm testing the waters for availability of the side stand whilst I wait for Vern to get back to me with a price...
  8. XL250RH Rotor Puller

    Hey, Can anyone point me in the right direction of the rotor puller for this bike. Got sold a puller to fit but its too big (its the two part one) 27mm 1.0 LH thread. Done a bit more research and it appears the 22mm x 1.5mm RH thread (internal) should do it - but want to make sure this time...
  9. R1200GS comfort?

    No peeps, I've not suddenly grown up by 10" :rolleyes: I'm not in the market for a 1200! But I've had the following enquiry from some relatives in Oz. Your thoughts and experience would be welcome. Ta in advance. I/we are looking at getting a BMW R1200 GS, as it would suit the un-made up roads...
  10. Oz - Dargo High plains rally 2010

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    One of my favourite rides / gettogethers in the high country 700km south of Sydney I left syd on thurs & headed to Cooma via marulan , Sandy point, Braidwood , countegany
  11. Outback Oz on a Transalp 700

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    My ride report, some Honda V-Twin eye candy. Photos on pages 1 and 2. Tiny and La Fletche go outback - ADVrider
  12. Johno in Oz

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi to All. Just found this site while looking for a long range tank for my Dominator, I live east of Melbourne Australia, At the foot hill's leading to the high country (The Man from Snowy River stuff), I bought the Dommie last year to do a trip into central Australia, That trip went great, have...
  13. Hi from Oz

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Bought my '98 AT new in UK (grey import), brought it home to Oz (NSW near Newcastle) a few years later. Still love it about 95,000km later. A bit older, now retired, like to ride with a couple of TA riders and the odd GS. The R1200GS is still selling like hot cakes down here. As you would all...
  14. Hello from Oz

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi there team - Pete from Australia (Newcastle NSW). Bought my second XLV650 last year. 2003 model with honda panniers & Topbox & only 5,000kms. Wife made me sell my beloved GTR1000 though! :( (Too hot on the GTR: 29c today!) Had a 2000 model in NZ - 4 months old & cart-wheeled it down the...
  15. Oz - Delegate pub ride

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    The NSW & Victorian Advriders decided to have a gettogether at the Delegate hotel half way between Sydney & melbourne, it turned into a huge gathering !! I met up with rigs, amado and another and we did a transport down the motorway to marulan then hit the back roads. it was overcast and...
  16. Oz- COndo 750 Cross country Rallye

    Competitions / Trials
    For live radio reports, piccies and vids of this event have a look at
  17. South Oz Ride

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    G'day. I live in Adeliade, South Australia. Am going for a bash on my XR400r tomorrow through our local hills, the Barrossa Valley and the Murray river. Will try to take some picks and post them here when I get back. All up should be 300 kilometres (186.5 miles approx)
  18. Oz - Goodbye Sally,A dirt virgin and hello santa claus

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Just back from a hoot of a trip and though I'd share it with you, hope you enjoy. I left Sydney bright and early on the trusty AT750, it was great to be back on the road, almost 2 months since my last ride, musn't leave it that long in the future, even the motoray transport was OK. I was heading...
  19. The Land of Oz.......

    Has Australia completely gone off it's head? :confused: :rolleyes:
  20. Oz - Condo 750 Rallye 07

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    just realised I hadnt posted this from April, the Condo 750 is a 2 day cross country nav race like a mini Dakar / Oz Safari About 6 Oz Advriders took on the Condo 750 A 2 day cross country rally like a baby Dakar / Oz Safari, we'd also organised a gettogether...