MECUM Auction Las Vegas 21-25 Jan 2020

We are booked to go !!
We’re now committed to jump the puddle and visit the USA with our wares to show at the Mecum Motorcycle Auction in Vegas.
Because we’ll be taking a crate of fenders with us, we’re offering free delivery to the Auction for any fenders ordered before 30 August 2019. Looking forward to meeting you there.
Andrew and Michael


21-25 January 2020

next Australian National Veteran Rally 2021

It’s official, our local club (Indian Harley Club (Bunbury)) is hosting the National Veteran Motorcycle Rally based in Manjimup WA from 17-22 October 2021 and the following week The Veteran Car Club of WA is hosting the National Veteran Rally (for cars and bikes) from 24-29 October 2021 based in Busselton WA, only 118km away. The Indian Harley Club Pre-48 section is also holding a short Pre 1948 run in the Ferguson Valley out of Bunbury WA on the weekend 30-31 October.
I can guarantee the two motorcycle rallies will have NO traffic lights.The rally will be in the beautiful South West of Western Australia in the town of Manjimup.

Here’s the announcement:
When:                     Sunday 17th October to Friday 22nd October 2021
Where:                    Manjimup, Western Australia
Headquarters:       Tigers Football Clubrooms, 40 Collier Street, Manjimup 
Format:                   Day runs of around 100km from the rally headquarters
Roads:                     Country, undulating 
Attractions:           85% of the Shire of Manjimup is State Forest, Reserve or National Park, along with the Manjimup region and its surrounds classed as the food bowl of Western Australia.  Manjimup is rich with fine produce including local wines, avocados, roasted chestnuts, cheese, ginseng, green tea, black truffles, and marron.   The famous “Pink Lady” and “Sundowner” apples were created by John Cripps in Manjimup
Other Events:        For those riders who would like to maximise their experience in Western Australia, The Pre 48 Section of the Indian Harley Club (Bunbury) Inc., will host an event post the National Veteran Motorcycle Rally, on Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st October 2021.  This event will be based closer to Bunbury.
Various accommodations are available from B & B’s to Holiday Houses, Motels, Hotels, and Caravan Parks.  As well as Manjimup and surrounds, there is also Pemberton which is 32km and Bridgetown is 38kms from Manjimup.
We hope to see you all in Western Australia in 2021.  If you have any further questions, please contact us.

Sharon Rudler (Rally Director),

National Veteran Rally - Tasmania 10-15 March 2019

We’re off to Tasmania on a compulsory work trip doing some Market and Product Research. We have to take our oldest bikes and participate in some marketing activities while we are there. This also means shutting down the workshop for a couple of weeks so there may be some delays with orders arriving after mid February. (Pictures from the 2017 National Veteran Rally - Nuriootpa SA.)

Bendigo Swapmeet 2018

Our busiest swap-meet ever, hundreds of enquiries and a fistful of orders taken for new mudguards and fenders. There was a good scattering of vintage and veteran projects and even complete bikes and cars on offer. We’ll be back in 2019, same building (BEC) maybe a different spot. Thanks go to Franc Trento @ Eurobrit Motorbikes in Melbourne for his generous logistic support.

Easter 2019 - Donnybrook - 19-22 April

Put Easter 2019 in your calendar to visit Donnybrook, WA.  The annual Apple Festival in Donnybrook is getting bigger and is now going to include a Century of Motorcycling (1900-2000) display.  Bring along your oldest bike for display and the reduced entry fee includes full access to the Apple Festival.  Rallys to Donnybrook from Perth and Bunbury are being planned for Easter Friday.  Group accommodation and camping arrangements are being made for the Fri, Sat, Sun nights.  Live entertainment and fireworks on Saturday night, Beer, wine and heritage tours on Sunday.  Prizes for Peoples Choice awards for each decade of motorcycles. Get in early if you want to use the Donnybrook Motel

100 Years of Motorcycles Donnybrook Festival 2019 DRAFT.JPG

Harley Pup Fenders at last !!!

Finally we have our new rollers sorted for the Harley Pup fenders.  the flat sided 1926-on front and rear, and the flared 1928-on rear fenders are now in production and will soon be available.

Australian National Veteran Rally

Wow, what a great week of touring the Barossa Valley on century old bikes. Over 140 riders with over 200 bikes made the trek to South Australia in September.  We just got back from the 6000km round trip to be a part of this major rally. Andrew took his 1910 Norton and 1913 Yale,  I had my 1910 Triumph and 1918 Reading Standard. Even if you didn't get to ride, the bikes, the atmosphere and camaraderie is worth the trip.