Caloundra longboard surfers club

Motor Bike and Scooter Rack Regulations

This has come to the Clubs Attention and we are being told there is a crack down Happening!!

Hope this clears up any misconception

Subject: Legislation found under the Transport Operations (Road Use Management—Vehicle Standards and Safety) Regulation 2010
13M Limits on projections of loads—motorbikes
(1) This section applies in relation to loads on motorbikes.
(2) A person must not drive, park or stop a motorbike on a road if
any load on the motorbike projects—
(a) for a motorbike without a sidecar—
(i) more than 150mm in front of the outer extremity of
the motorbike’s front wheel; or
(ii) more than 300mm behind the outer extremity of
the motorbike’s back wheel; or
(iii) past the outer extremity of the motorbike on either
side; or
(b) for a motorbike with a sidecar—
(i) more than 600mm in front of the outer extremity of
the motorbike’s front wheel; or
(ii) more than 900mm behind the outer extremity of
the motorbike’s back wheel; or
(iii) past the outer extremity of the vehicle on either
side; or

Also be aware that the brackets for surf boards that people fit to motor bikes must not protrude outside the mirrors also.

At this stage I can’t see anything about push bikes but I’ll keep checking.

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