Welcome to the Spokes websiteSpokes is a website for motorbike riders with information on protective clothing,rider safety, events, latest news and great rides in Victoria. Spokes is part of the Transport Accident Commission's (TAC's) commitment to helping reduce death and serious injury on Victoria's roads.
Charley Boorman's ride safe messagesOn a visit to Melbourne for the AusMotoGP Charley Boorman caught up with the Spokes team to talk about wearing protective riding gear, riding safely in built up areas and off road riding..
Nobody ever plans to come off their bike, yet each year hundreds of Victorian motorcyclists are involved in road crashes.
Protective clothing can help reduce the severity of injuries if you crash, and here you'll find information on each piece of armour that you need to help save your skin.
The Perfect Ride
Every time we head out for a ride we are hopping for the perfect ride.
We have put together some videos to help make your next ride the perfect ride.
Other riders have also shared their knowledge to help us put together a riders tips section with advice form fellow riders
Check out our motorcycle safety campaigns The TAC's claims data highlighted the peak times for motorcycle crashes requiring hospitalisation, With this knowledge, the TAC developed a campaign to encourage Victorian recreational motorcyclists to manage their personal risk, providing them with strategies and positive behaviour demonstrations to assist in reducing their level of risk and ultimately, personal harm.
New Transport Accident Commission research has revealed on-road motorcycle crashes are most likely to happen in the warmer months.
The Transport Accident Commission is reminding drivers and riders to take special care heading to the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix at Phillip Island next weekend.