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Save The Date! ACT and Region 40th Annual Motorcyclists Toy Run

Put Saturday 5th December in your calendar, as it’s still on! For the 40th year of holding this event, there won’t be a mass ride setting off from Old Parliament House due to COVID-19 restrictions. Instead, the MRA will encourage … Continue reading

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Resumption of In-Person Meetings

With the entire country maintaining zero (0) active COVID-19 cases that have occurred due to unknown or community transmission, the MRA ACT Executive Committee have decided, in collaboration with the Harmonie German Club, to resume in-person meetings. Our next meeting, … Continue reading

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Cancellation of Motorcycle Awareness Week

With the changing of the guards, search of two more executive committee members, and a few other factors, the MRA ACT was not able to organise and facilitate Motorcycle Awareness Week or JOE Rider this year. We intend to restart … Continue reading

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Cancellation of the Blanket Run

It is with great trepidation that the MRA ACT have had to cancel the 2020 Blanket Run. This decision has not been made lightly. With the federal and local government’s responses to COVID-19, we would be in breach of group … Continue reading

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Passing of Greg Williams

It is with great sadness that I announce to all our supporters of the MRA ACT, that Mr Greg Williams has recently passed away. Our condolences go to Greg’s family and friends. Greg was a valued friend and ardent supporter … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Safety with Regard to Light Rail Construction Process

The following article, released in the Canberra Times on 27 April, highlights issues raised by the public regarding the light rail works’ ‘level crossings’ and if they are indeed appropriately safe, for all motor and on-road vehicles. Have you encountered … Continue reading

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Inquiry into the planning, management and delivery of road maintenance in the ACT

The committee of the MRA ACT submitted a response to the Legislative Assembly’s Inquiry into the planning, management and delivery of road maintenance in the ACT. You can view our submission, and those from other individual/s and/or groups, here.

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Driving Anger Research

The University of the Sunshine Coast is currently conducting a study to identify what situations make motorcyclists and drivers angry – an area of research that has not been thoroughly examined. The study is being conducted online, and we encourage … Continue reading

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Stay Upright MASTERS Course Subsidy Update

Remember doing a figure-8 in a parking lot and getting your paper licence? Maybe you got your licence as soon as legally allowed, then had a few kids and vowed to return to riding again someday? In either case, if … Continue reading

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