Prizes galore at Mulwala Motorbike Muster

By Country News

More than 200 motorbikes revved into Mulwala for the third annual Motorbike Muster Show and Shine, with 125 registering for the event from 37 different postcodes.

Perfect weather, a magnificent motorbike display and great venue greeted the event, held at the Mulwala Waterski Club's foreshore on Sunday, February 23.

A highlight of the event were free caricatures drawn by Adrien ‘OZ’ Osborne in two minutes, thanks to a NSW Regional Arts grant worth $500.

More than 40 business supported the event, and a crowd of more than 1500 attended.

The Corowa Rescue Squad, Friends in Common Yarrawonga, Cobram SES and Barooga Little Athletics will all share the proceeds from the day.

Prizes totalled more than $3000. Winning categories included:

Best American: 2018 Soft Tail Deluxe Harley Davidson by Narin Eckley from Albury, prize donated by Phil's Garage.

Best British: BSA by Peter Hewett from Yarrawonga, prize donated by Phil's Garage.

Best European: Ducati Desmo 900 by Mark Azarnikow from Mulwala, prize donated by Phil's Garage.

Best Ladies: Harley Davidson Bobber by Cindy Wilkinson from Wangaratta, prize donated by Phil's Garage.

Best Japanese: Kawasaki Z900 by Royce Thorson from Kyabram, prize donated by Konigs Shepparton.

Best Trike/Spyder/Sidecar: Indian Sidecar by Ross Holyman from Yarrawonga, prize donated by Criterion Hotel.

Best Yamaha: XT 600 by Terry Menz from Corowa, prize donated by Stuart Simmons Motorcycles.

Best Paint Job: Harley Davidson 103 by Rod Corwell Cobram, prize donated by Lake Mulwala Hotel.

Best Pre-1980 and People’s Choice Award: 1947 Red Flat Head Harley Davidson by Arthur Crosswaithe of Corowa, prize donated by Cobram Outdoors and Disposals.

Best Painted Helmet: by Mitchell Macartney of Tocumwal, prize donated by Konigs Shepparton.