Latest News

  • New Meeting Format

    We’ve changed the format of our General meetings to include regular guest speakers and a Club Profile by one of our delegates about their club. All motorcyclists are welcome to attend the MCC's...

  • Helmet Laws

    On 11th December 2015 the use of helmets meeting International Helmet standard UN ECE 22.05 became legal for use in NSW. For more information click here

  • Cameras on Helmets

    The use of cameras on motorcycle helmets is now legal in the ACT provided that the mount is “frangible”. ACT Legislative Instrument The NSW Centre for Road Safety is undertaking another round of...

  • Increased Penalties for Phone Use While Driving

    Mobile phone offences have been added to double demerit periods. Also, an additional demerit point will be added to the existing standard penalty of three points. For more info Know The Rules

  • Historic Registration Rules

    On 4th September 2015 Duncan Gay, the Minister for Roads announced a new additional Historic Registration scheme (Classic Vehicle Scheme) to run along side the existing scheme. Download from the link ...

  • Putty Road and Oxley Highway Emergency Phone Locations

    The MCC has put together a pamphlet outlining the location of Emergency Phones along the Putty Road. A pamphlet is in preparation for the recently installed phones on the Oxley Highway. For more...

  • Lane Filtering legalised

    On 1st July 2014, lane filtering was legalised in NSW. The MCC of NSW has fought for this legalisation for many years. For more details click here

  • About M.A.R.I.

    A brief history of M.A.R.I.

Rider Information

Ultimately, the MCC of NSW is representing the interests of individual riders - you! In this section we seek to provide you with useful information to make your riding safer and more enjoyable.

If you have any suggestions for areas of interest that the MCC of NSW can work on, why not send us an e-mail or, better still, attend one of our monthly meetings and get actively involved.

  • Helmet Laws

    WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW Whatever it is, make sure it FITS YOUR HEAD. About 10% of helmets come off in crashes. Fasten the strap. Don’t buy a helmet you haven’t had on YOUR head. Helmet fit is REALLY...

  • Emergency Phones on the Putty Road

    Road users now need only travel a short distance to call for help in the event of an incident. To maximise their presence and usefulness, the MCC of NSW prepared the a free leaflet with the phone locations.

  • Going to Court

    Kalpage, court appearance, argument, police, charge, defence

  • Road Traffic Law "Q&A"

    If trouble on the road finds you, you might need to find help. We fire a barrage of legal questions at a solicitor specialising in traffic law for answers that could one day save your licence.

  • Crashed? Been Injured?

    The MCC of NSW works with a leading Injury Compensation Specialist Law firm, LHD Lawyers, to explain how CTP & LTCS work. Issues covered include: What is CTP & LTCS and how do they work? What are...

  • Rider Training Providers

    The following organisations and companies provide rider training in New South Wales. Note: Inclusion of an organisation, company or training course on this list does not imply or suggest MCC of NSW...

  • Emergency Calls

    000 or 112 ??? There is no doubt that 112 is connected and a mobile telephone will make that call even if the phone has no SIM card. 112 and 000 may be treated as equivalent FOR CALLS FROM MOBILES...

  • First Aid

    First Aid for Motorcyclists - Training in Accident Scene Management for Riders First Aid for Motorcyclist is a fast paced half day training course developed specifically for riders. It teaches the...

  • Motorcycle Recovery/Transport

    A list of bike transport companies that can make your day a little less inconvenient if your chariot "fails to proceed"...

  • Motorcycle & Scooter Parking In Sydney

    Since the demise of City of Sydney's Motorcycle and Scooter Parking Strategy, parking is a little less convenient, but still available and with far better Rules than most local councils are capable...