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  • 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.

WHICH

WHAT Helmet do I need to wear in Australia?

A Good Rider is a Good Risk Manager

About Road Rules

About UN/ECE22-05 versus AS/NZS1698

About AS/NZS1698 Safety Ratings

About UN/ECE22-05 Safety Ratings

Risk Management

Ensure your helmet is correctly Certified to either the Australian Standard or UN ECE 22-05.

Never buy a helmet you haven't had on YOUR head.

Buying from a local shop provides guarantees to the buyer under Australian Consumer law.

Avoid buying online. You may have ZERO consumer protection on the certification. It may be a fraud.

Buying from a local shop ensures genuine products and you can try it for size.

All helmets used in Australia must be certified to either Australian or European standards, that's ECE 22-05 or AS/NZS 1698

Helmets that cover more of your head will protect you better

Fit is everything. Graphics won't protect you.

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