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Michelin® Australian MotoGP

MotoGP | October 20 - 22, 2017

Spokes hosts some of Australia’s iconic motorbike events including a long-term partnership with the MotoGP.  Each year we set up a Spokes lounge and stand where you can grab freebies, enter competitions and find out useful tips on riding safely.  To find out more about the Michelin® MotoGP visit the website.

Rider wearing protective clothing

Plan Your Ride

Heading to the Island for the weekend? Have you checked your bike? Planned your route? Do you know your pit stop plan?

Planning your ride is key to bike safety. Wear bright clothing so you’re seen, indicate well in advance, always check your blindspot, keep in a driver's mirrors and wear the right safety gear (jacket, gloves, boots, pants, helmet).

At the end of the weekend, plan to get home safely too, take advantage of the TAC Spokes pit stop on Sunday at United Petrol Station, Tooradin from 5pm-10pm.

Spokes Lounge

Spokes Lounge & More...

The Spokes Lounge is open from 8am-6pm across the weekend.  It allows visitors to soak up magnificent racetrack views, collect merchandise and learn about safe riding.

Racing Legends Randy Mamola & Garry McCoy will be in the Spokes Lounge for Q&A at 12.40pm Friday, 10.20am Saturday & 2.00pm Sunday.

Racegoers can also visit the Spokes stand at the MotoGP Expo with opening times from 8am each day. Boots and glove vouchers, tickets to the legends breakfast and Spokes Club passes are also up for grabs, so pop past and say g'day.

We'll also have roaming breathtesting across the weekend if you want to check in and ensure your safe to ride - Saturday and Sunday we'll be at the Riders Parade Rehearsal and Monday morning we'll be at the Pillion Rides.

Spokes Lounge Exterior

Ask a Legend a Question

This is your chance to question the 2017 Spokes Legends!

Ever wondered what makes a Legend tick? What’s their all-time favourite circuit? Their most memorable ride? You can send in a question to ask our legends.

2017 Spokes Legends are:

- Australian 125cc and 500cc World Championship and Superbike World Championship racer, Garry McCoy

- Former 500cc World Champion and MotoGP Hall of Famer, Franco Unncini

- 500cc hero from the 1980's, Randy Mamola

Racing legends Randy Mamola & Garry McCoy will be in the Spokes Lounge for Q&A at 12.40pm Friday, 10.20am Saturday & 2.00pm Sunday.

VIP's and competition winners can enjoy vists to the Spokes Club throughout the weekend.

Ask your Question

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Win a VIP experience
  • Chris Vermeulen – the Aussie champ has tips for riding in the wet that can enhance your riding style and keep you safer.
  • Jeremy Burgess – this longtime racing crew chief can share a tip or 2 about keeping bikes in tiptop condition.


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