Moto Fest for Motorcycle Friendly Wauchope 2017 | video

Gearing up for Moto Fest in Wauchope on Saturday.
Gearing up for Moto Fest in Wauchope on Saturday.

Wauchope is gearing up to celebrate its first year as a motorcycle friendly town with the first Moto Fest at the showground this Saturday. Moto Fest is a family-friendly motorcycle day and a celebration of the one-year anniversary of Wauchope as the first Motorcycle Friendly Town in New South Wales.

That move was led by Wauchope Chamber of Commerce and Industry and supported by Port Macquarie-Hastings Council.  Now, the Chamber are promoting the Moto Fest, to build on the town’s reputation as the gateway to the Oxley Highway and one of the great motorcycle rides in Australia.

There will be a Show n Shine, Gymkhana, Swap Meet, Tattoo Show, great food, buskers, kids activities. Swap meet sites are $20 which includes one entry, bookings 0405806809. On site camping, bookings 0475111074, and for general info go to motofestwauchope@gmail.com

Moto Fest is at Wauchope Showground on Saturday November 18 from 8am to 4pm

The town already had a great motorcycle boost this year when the Ulysses Club for bike fans held its very successful annual general meeting in Wauchope.