WA rid­ers re­union

Old Bike Australasia - - OUT’N’ABOUT -

The fourth re­union of West Aus­tralian rac­ing rid­ers took place on 14th Jan­uary, 2018 at the home of Mr John McDer­mott in Bun­bury, WA. The idea be­gan in 2014 and the 2017 gath­er­ing drew 60 starters, with rid­ers rep­re­sent­ing the sport from im­me­di­ate post-war days to com­par­a­tively modern eras. Or­gan­ised by for­mer scram­bles cham­pion Don Collins, at­ten­dees spent an af­ter­noon rem­i­nisc­ing about the days of rac­ing at venues such as Moo­li­abee­nie, Caver­sham, the Har­ley Scram­bles and the many street cir­cuits used in WA such as Col­lie, Bun­bury, Al­bany, Jer­ra­mungup, Keller­ber­rin and oth­ers.

ABOVE LEFT A sunny af­ter­noon for the 2015 WA rid­ers re­union. ABOVE RIGHT Don Collins, Peter Ni­col and Ge­orge Web­ber chat­ting at the first WA re­union in 2014.

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