The Australian V-Strom Riders group AuStrom is celebrating its second birthday with a roundup occasion in motorcycle-friendly Crows Nest, South East Queensland, in March 2018.
Organiser Graham Strang says the group has greater than 800 members round Australia and New Zealand and he’s hoping to draw the most important single gathering of V-Stroms in Australia but.
Crows Nest was chosen because the roundup vacation spot in a members’ vote.
“We chosen three motorbike pleasant areas in Queensland, and Crows Nest gained out 49 votes to the closest city of 25 votes,” Graham says.
“The city has been sensational to us, and are going to placed on present for us.”
Final yr 40 attended the primary birthday roundup in Walcha, NSW. Graham says they have already got 47 riders confirmed for the Crows Nest occasion with 61 extra saying they’re planning to attend.
The Crows Nest roundup occasion from March 16-18, 2018, features a Friday and Saturday dinners, and rides on tar and filth circuits on the Saturday.
Main occasion sponsor Suzuki Bikes Australia could have 4 demo V-Stroms accessible to check plus 100 reward baggage. Different sponsors are Elite Bikes and Hip Pocket Workwear & Security.
“We’re a really organised and structured group, constructed across the long-term driving of the Suzuki V-Strom and its riders,” Graham says.
The group was created in March 2015 by Graham, Babs Cook dinner, Mark Ferguson, and Peter Coote who was their inaugural member of the yr.
In Could 2017, he sadly handed away, and their member of the yr award has been renamed the Peter Coote Memorial Award.
“AuStrom was created to make a relaxed group of individuals with a standard curiosity in V-Stroms and the social side it brings,” Graham says.
“From beginning with 4 members in 2015, it has been constructed right into a thriving group of over 800 members, who trip, work together, put up, advise, assist and chortle with one another.
“AuStrom group rides and occasions happen at varied areas round Australia always of the yr and our occasion calendar will maintain you updated with what is going on in your space or in case you need a vacation spot a lot additional afield.”