NSW Allies Hotel

The complimentary listing of this bonza business is to help our readers source superior services within various areas, throughout Australia and Aotearoa. We have not yet contacted all the businesses to offer them the paid features; in time as this list grows and becomes your go-to resource, so will their sponsorship and your trust in them with our updated recommendations. …

Empire Harley-Davidson Servicing

Empire is the heart ♥ of H-D™ Authorised Servicing in Bendigo Empire Harley-Davidson ® shares your passion for the road and the Harley-Davidson® motorcycle you ride by servicing it to perform at its peak. The benefits of using a H-D Authorised Service Dealer: H-D Service Master Technicians Real-time information from H-D engineering on the latest technical updates Access to the …

Empire Harley-Davidson Parts & Accessories

Empire Harley-Davidson® is the heart ♥ of Harley-Davidson® Genuine Parts & Accessories in Bendigo   So, how far do you want to take it? Your Harley is more than a motorcycle. It’s an extension of you and your riding style. So of course you want to add some custom touches of your own. Explore your options with Genuine Motor Accessories …

Empire Harley-Davidson New & Used

Empire Harley-Davidson ® Empire is the heart ♥ of Harley-Davidson® in Bendigo     Under NEW ownership, Empire Harley-Davidson® has a range of 2022 models from sports through to adventure as well as pre-loved models… come find your dream bike and turn on your own thunder…     Huge range of fashionable and protective apparel to choose from… Women have …

VIC Empire Harley Davidson Bendigo

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VIC Ballarat Motorcycles

The complimentary listing of this bonza business is to help our readers source superior services within various areas, throughout Australia and Aotearoa. We have not yet contacted all the businesses to offer them the paid features; in time as this list grows and becomes your go-to resource, so will their sponsorship and your trust in them with our updated recommendations. …

Ducati Panigale 1199S & V4S Review

Bloodcurdling Red Red has been known to visually stimulate an adrenalin release, creating a feeling of speed and excitement. Red also symbolises love, passion and sensuality, so not surprisingly it’s been Ducati’s trademark colour since their V-twin sports bikes were produced from the 1970s. Although there’s other colours in the livery, the sassy red along with the distinctive sounds, identifies …

NSW On the Soul Side Cafe

The complimentary listing of this bonza business is to help our readers source superior services within various areas, throughout Australia and Aotearoa. We have not yet contacted all the businesses to offer them the paid features; in time as this list grows and becomes your go-to resource, so will their sponsorship and your trust in them with our updated recommendations. …

SA Sevenhill Hotel

The complimentary listing of this bonza business is to help our readers source superior services within various areas, throughout Australia and Aotearoa. We have not yet contacted all the businesses to offer them the paid features; in time as this list grows and becomes your go-to resource, so will their sponsorship and your trust in them with our updated recommendations. …

AU Fempro Armour

The complimentary listing of this bonza business is to help our readers source superior services within various areas, throughout Australia and Aotearoa. We have not yet contacted all the businesses to offer them the paid features; in time as this list grows and becomes your go-to resource, so will their sponsorship and your trust in them with our updated recommendations. …

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Product Reviews Female Motorcyclists

  Product Reviews accessed by clicking on the photos or the text… enjoy ♥     Miss Moto to the Rescue I’m 183cm, a size 16-18, 100kgs… (that was honest of me), with a 34 inch inside leg; yep a little on the larger side at the moment. Finding ladies gear has been rather difficult; I don’t want to wear …

Woman motorcyclist Triumph Rocket III trike

Madam’s Tips

  Madam’s Tips accessed by clicking on the photos or the text… enjoy ♥     Fifty-dollar Head… Fifty-dollar Helmet…  You want the best you can afford, so tell the shop assistant what purpose and type of protection you are after and the price range you are looking for. Do some homework, before going to buy… ask friends, research brands …

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Tech Savvy

  Tech Savvy accessed by clicking on the photos or the text… enjoy ♥     S-l-o-w Going… One of the least fun things to do on your road bike is to go slow but having your bike under control at very slow speeds is definitely a skill… and a skill that should be learned and practised often.  Various manoeuvres …

Ducati Panigale 119S and V4s motorcycle review

Bike Reviews

  Bike Reviews accessed by clicking on the photos or the text… enjoy ♥     Ducati Panigale 1199S & V4S Review – Bloodcurdling Red I love hearing the loud bang-pop when accelerating firmly and it’s so addictive I find myself changing down a gear just to repeat the action to hear the sound again.   LAMS Review: Honda CB500F …

Outback grandma Simpson Desert

Admirable Yarns

  Admirable Yarns accessed by clicking on the photos or the text… enjoy ♥     Brrrrr…  feelin’ frosty Okay, for those of you who ride where winter means snow, black ice lurking on shady bends, sleet slicing through leathers and freezing rain is considered a good day, 13o is downright sub-tropical, but not so, for south-east Queenslanders. The coldest …

Grand Tales

These Grand Tales are accessed by clicking on the photos or the text… enjoy ♥   The Barbering Biker… Adventure before Dementia It wasn’t until a long while later Chris was able to access a record player, to play it and she recalls, ‘It was like this light bulb went off in my head… I thought oh my God there’s …

Madam’s Whānau

  Madam’s Whānau To read more about your wind sister’s adventures, click on the photos or text.     Buy Your Own Balance was required. No-one had mentioned balance. Balance and I are not the best of friends. I’m pretty sure when the gods were handing out balance, I toppled out of that line and missed my share…     …

Motorcycling events, motorcycle rallies and parties

Events

  Events To keep this up to date with what’s happening around our two spectacular countries, please send in any major annual event/rally details. Click on the event below to be linked to further details:   2022 August 19 – 21 Aussie Triples Rally Evans Head, New South Wales August 19 -21 Fish’s Run Alice Springs, Northern Territory August 27 …

Madam’s Welcome

Welcome back from Madam Rider… Kia ora to our female riders and friends. Some of you may be wondering why your online magazine, Madam Rider, has been down for a few months. I’m sure some of you can relate, as a small business owner, getting the right expert help can mean the difference between surviving that crucial first year or …

Women Empowerment & Support

  Empowerment & Support A strong sisterhood network.     This is a list of women’s motorcyclist support network, where friends are made with those to share rides and experiences with. Some will even help learners gain confidence and skills. If you have knowledge of any other uplifting groups specifically for wāhine, please get in touch, so we can share …

Safety Resources

Safety Resources This list will be added to as we come across reputable safety resources, through our constant research.  Our aim is to keep up to date with new and better technology as it comes to hand, so will pass these tips along to our readers. MOTOCAP   This list will remain as a free service to our readers and …

Paint & Decals

Paint & Wraps This 5 star businesses is the only one that was recommended in the survey. I’ve seen some of the work from here and it is terrific. If you know of others in your area that are worth a 5 star recommendation, please get in touch…   QLD Hawtt Decals   The Superior Services that have been contacted …

Photography

Photography         NZ Amy Hawkins Photography           NZ ShayRon Photography   QLD 13 Frames Photography QLD Luckydools Creative   From a survey done, with over 1,500 responses, almost 200 businesses throughout Australia and New Zealand, received repeat recommendations by the women motorcyclists of Australasia, for giving superior service, value for money, quality products …

Training Schools

Training Schools These 5 star businesses do something we could all do with at some stage.  Some of us are newbies, some have ridden years ago and just getting back into it, so would benefit from some revision and a reminder of the reasoning behind the techniques… Try and find an instructor you’re comfortable… they don’t ALL yell at you… …

Jewellery and Bling

Jewellery and Bling These 5 star businesses are something a bit special… jewellery and some bling that is bike rider hardy, looks terrific and often handmade or fairly unique. Belts, fancy headwear, anything that makes you feel good and look sensational… The Superior Services that have been contacted to support their name, have a photo to click on for further …

Pubs, Cafes & Accommodation

Pubs, Cafes & Accommodation These 5 star businesses are welcoming towards motorcyclist throughout Aotearoa and Australia, somewhere where the atmosphere sets a good feeling, great tucker and service… The Superior Services that have been contacted to support their name, have a photo to click on for further details; the remaining names are not linked at this stage. NSW Allies Hotel …

Bike Hire & Supported Tours

Bike Hire & Supported Tours These 5 star businesses are for hiring a bike or trike and go do your own thing… or join a group tour and trip around Aotearoa, Australia, or a mountain up in the Himalayas somewhere… If you’re super keen, brave or just plain insane… there are some deadset doosey outback challenges, just waiting for you …

Apparel Repairs & Restorations

Apparel Repairs & Restorations These 5 star businesses have your repairs covered. Don’t you just hate it when your favourite boots need resoling or the zip breaks in your cutest jacket? We know how much a new set of leathers cost… so here’s an option for repair, rather than replace.  From boots, to pants, jackets, maybe gloves and everything in …

Riding Apparel

Riding Apparel These 5 star businesses have an array of combined protection and fashion. From boots, to pants, jackets, helmets and everything in between. There’s something for everyone! The most important part of your protective set-up is your helmet, so please choose wisely. An article you may find enlightening regarding helmet choice: Fifty-dollar Head… Fifty-dollar Helmet…  Think safety over fashion …

Tyres

Tyres These 5 star businesses are particularly important as that rubber is what’s keeping you shiny-side-up! Take your tyres seriously, as these businesses do. There are so many different types for every purpose, so tell them what you do, how and where you ride and they can advise what’s best for you. All have been highly recommended by your peers. …

Bags & Swags

Bags & Swags These 5 star businesses offer a terrific variety of bags, for yourself and your ride, to take on the Simpson, over the Lindis Pass, or to just look a bit old-school while carrying your precious cargo. Hand bags, hip bags, backpacks, saddle bags, luggage sacks, satchels, swags… all types of bags, luggage and bike sized swags. All …

Custom and High Performance

Custom and High Performance These 5 star businesses offer various services from customising your ride, through to getting you ready for the track. All have been highly recommended by your peers. The Superior Services that have been contacted to support their name, have a photo to click on for further details; the remaining names are not linked at this stage. …

Parts & Accessories

Parts & Accessories These 5 star businesses offer an exceptional range of parts and accessories for a variety of motorcycles. All have been highly recommended by your peers. The Superior Services that have been contacted to support their name, have a photo to click on for further details; the remaining names are not linked at this stage. AMX Superstore NSW …

Off Road Specialists

Off Road Specialists These 5 star business offer various services from the occasional weekend Adventurer through to the extreme Off-Roader, including motorcycles, servicing, apparel and of course the best advise. All have been highly recommended by your peers. The Superior Services that have been contacted to support their name, have a photo to click on for further details; the remaining …

Servicing

Maintenance & Servicing… These 5 star business offer exceptional maintenance and servicing for a variety of motorcycles. All have been highly recommended by your peers. The Superior Services that have been contacted to support their name, have a photo to click on for further details; the remaining names are not linked at this stage.     QLD RHD Classic Supplies …

Bikes New & Used

Bikes New & Used These 5 star business offer exceptional sales services for a variety of riding styles. For the Superior Services supporting their name, please click on their photo for further details.     SA Coast Powersports   VIC Empire Harley Davidson Bendigo   ACT Canberra HD NSW City Coast Motorcycles NSW Hawkesbury Motorcycles NSW Inskip Motorcycles NSW MacArthur …

QLD RHD Classic Supplies & Services

RHD Classic Supplies & Services R.H.D., a small locally owned Superior Service run by Spanner, a passionate Indigenous woman, offering North Queensland motorcycle enthusiast’s specialty advice, service, spares & repairs on all makes and models. R.H.D. has strong family values, high work ethic, straight forward staff and an owner who strives for what she believes in. Spanner has been honoured …

NSW Girl Torque cc

The complimentary listing of this bonza business is to help our readers source superior services within various areas, throughout Australia and Aotearoa. We have not yet contacted all the businesses to offer them the paid features; in time as this list grows and becomes your go-to resource, so will their sponsorship and your trust in them with our updated recommendations. …

QLD Hi Side Leathers

The complimentary listing of this bonza business is to help our readers source superior services within various areas, throughout Australia and Aotearoa. We have not yet contacted all the businesses to offer them the paid features; in time as this list grows and becomes your go-to resource, so will their sponsorship and your trust in them with our updated recommendations. …

ShayRon Photography

  ShayRon Photography New Zealand From the moment I took my first shot I was hooked, from then on it became a growing addiction…   CONTACT                              

Kim Killick Outback Grandma BLOG

Kim Killick is one hell of a woman… She’s ridden the Cape York tracks in Far North Queensland, rode the Simpson Desert crossing with her hubby Mark and Stuart Ball, of The Great Australian Ride GAR in 2019, just six weeks prior to doing it again with the original All Women’s Simpson Desert Crossing team and because of an unexpected …

Freedom & Sly South Island NZ

Leigh-Ann, Freedom, Maria and Sly gone south… These two are rock solid, super close girlfriends… known each other forever… their bikes Freedom and Sly are both stunning big boys and are a sight to see when they’re travelling those kiwi roads… Last year they’d planned a trip of the South Island… the day they were meant to leave Maria got …

My Life in Motorcycling

My life in motorcycling Growing up on a small dairy farm on the side of the Kaimai Ranges, near the small North Island town of Matamata,  meant that farm bikes were part of my childhood. Though it was probably also a matter of genetics. My dad, Ken Sutton, was motorcycling as soon as he worked out how to attach a …