Welcome to the

Open Road Motorcycle Touring Club

of Western Australia
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Prospective members are welcome to join us at
the next meeting to be held at

8pm on Wednesday, 5th April 2017
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About Us

We are a club made up of a diverse range of riders and bikes, brought together by a common desire to enjoy and participate in the sport of motorcycle riding.
Formed out of a group of friends who enjoyed riding and touring, and officially incorporated in 1975, the ORMTC is one of the longest continually operating motorcycle clubs in Australia.

Our strength lies in our diversity. With around 30 members there is always someone to join you on your journey.

Club activities include day rides, overnight camping trips and long weekend tours. There are social outings and the chance to participate in skill enhancement courses. Above all else there is the friendship and support of like minded individuals.
It doesn't matter what you ride, only that you do ride and enjoy yourself doing so. Whether you're a new rider on a 250cc bike, someone returning to riding, or a seasoned rider you can find a place in the ORMTC.

Club Events
Runs are held each month on the weekend following the club meeting and the Sunday two weeks after that. Day runs vary in length from 100km to 600km, while overnight and long weekend tours allow the club to venture farther afield. All runs are planned well in advance by at least two club members. Runs are led by the Run Leader, with a Tail End Charlie following the last rider to ensure a degree of safety for all who attend. Each rider can set their own pace, whether it be a leisurely journey or some more spirited riding. A first aid and basic motorcycle repair kit is carried on all rides. For those interested in off-road, the ORATS organise an overnighter on the weekend between the other two rides.

The club participates in a variety of other events including Charity and Awareness Rides, Rallies and inter-club challenges. We even have our own event occurring biennially which is known as Benger.

Come along as a visitor for a few rides, if you like the club then at one of the meetings you can be nominated for membership. For new members there is also a one-off nomination fee of $5. Thereafter, fees are $30 a year.

Learner riders are not permitted to visit on Club Runs, try a couple of Social Rides first.
Learners must ride with their own licenced shadow.

ORATS Adventure Riding
Open Road All Terrain Section. Not to miss the roads that aren't sealed, pack your camping gear and visit some great destinations and routes with as little bitumen as possible. Test your skills navigating sand, mud holes and all types of gravel roads, but for road legal bikes only.
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Contact us

Phone Ivan (webmaster) on 042 777 1728

E-mail us at ormtcwa@iinet.net.au

Write to us c/- P.O. Box 714, Victoria Park, W.A. 6979

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upstairs at the
901 Albany Highway
East Victoria Park
Corner of Westminster St

Get there by 7pm to join our table for dinner.
Limited parking!
Coming Events

March 11th - 12th   - ORATS

March 19th      - Social Ride with Fred and E-J

April 5th    - Monthly Club meeting - at the Balmoral

April 9th    - Social Ride with Ivan and Hans

April 22nd - 23rd     - Club Run with Mal and Peter

May 3rd     - Monthly Club meeting - at the Balmoral

May 7th     - Club Run with E-J and hans

May 13th - 14th- ORATS

May 21st   - Social Ride

June 7th     - Monthly Club meeting - at the Balmoral

June 11th   - Club Run

June 17th - 18th- ORATS

ORATS Adventure Riding
11-12th February

ring Nic on 0427 999 135

Next Club Run

Social Ride with Ivan and Hans
   Sunday 9th April

  Starting from Dome Kelmscott
        Arrive 8am for 8:30 departure

     Local hills run from south to north
Call Ivan on 042 777 1728 for more information

Also - this Sunday 26th, drop in on us at the Lesmurdie Motorcycle Club Muster and Bike Show. The Lesmurdie Club, corner of Lawnbrook and Boronia Rds
Walliston. Free entry from 9am.

or  phone the
Tour Master Mal on 0439919629 for more general ride information.