Author Archives: Duktape

Standley Chasm – 1st Ride of the Year

Tales from the Dukside – A Chasm is a Break   And that’s exactly what was needed after the Feastivities have died down and the mercury bouncing over 40 degrees every day. This Duk hasn’t been for a proper ride since Broken Hill in September and the bike did raise its concerns by blaring its […]

A Light Delight Ride

Christmas Light Ride:- With a small number of the Chapter still in Alice to contend with an expected Christmas hot enough to melt the wax outta old Santa’s ears it turned into a fun night starting at the Golf Club for Sunday Dinner while we waited for Sundark O’clock. The ABC was keen to take […]

Christmas Light Ride

Christmas Light Ride Sunday 23rd December 2018 Meet at the Alice Springs Golf Club 6:30pm Reserved table for 12 to 20 members so no dramas.   Ride starts at Sundark time.

RDA Shed Opening

Riding for the Disabled helps people with all kinds of disabilities from Down Syndrome to Post Traumatic Shock and every thing else. For years kids have had to ride in the blazing saddles under a 40degree sun. Not anymore, local support and donations have helped the Central Australian RDA centre become the envy of Australia […]

2018 Toy Run Hot

This years Toy Run gathered at the new starting point at the Alice Springs Golf Club. So many bikes of all shapes and sizes showed off their Christmas Bling as they led Big Al Santa astride a Honda Goldwing ridden by our oldest member Neverready. Thanks for the loan Kerry Noll it made for a […]

2018 Toy Run Route Announced

The Alice Springs Motorcycle Toy Run Route has a slight change from all other years. Saturday 8th December Depart Golf Club 10am the ride takes this order. Cromwell Dr -> Leichhardt Tce -> Stott Tce -> Sadadeen Rd -> Spearwood Rd -> Undoolya Rd -> Kurrajong Dr -> Undoolya Rd -> Sturt Tce -> Schwarz […]

2018 Christmas Toy Run

All Bikes Welcome Join the Alice Springs HOG Club with the enthusiastic Motorcylce Riders of Central Australia to raise money for the Salvation Army Christmas Appeal. All motorcycle Marques, Makes, Models of a Road Registered nature are welcome. Dress up your Bike in Christmas Spirit or Dress yourself in anything crazy to stand out in […]

Monthly Meeting Date & Venue Change

VENUE CHANGE – DATE CHANGE The October meeting is moved to the Golf Club due to cars being vandalised at the Plaza Carpark. The new date is also changed to Wednesday October 3rd due to room bookings at the golf club. This will remain the venue unless the new committee want to test other venues. […]

Alice Springs Chapter AGM

The Time and Date have been set after books were completed and handed to the director on wednesday Aug 22nd, 2018. The current Committee will once again Vacate all Positions after the September monthly meeting and Vote in your new 2019 Committee. Please consider having a Go at being on the Committee as new ideas […]

The Tilmouth Tango

Tales from the Dukside:- The Tilmouth Tango.   Tilmouth Roadhouse is just a short 188k ride on the Tanami Hwy and doesn’t usually attract many riders to come out. Thus was the case when Crackers lobbed at Liberty Servo and sat with nobody on the curb waiting for the multitude that is I to turn […]