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Old 01-25-2015, 11:54 PM   #1
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Bike Rental

Hi, I am planning on an Oz tour around March this year. Does anyone have experience or can recomend a reliable rental company?
Nothing fancy, GS 700 or similar with luggage etc.
Any info appreciated.
Les, manila, Philippines

Ps, I should add 2 to 3 months, hopefully all states except Tasmania
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Old Yesterday, 12:27 AM   #2
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Sorry mate, I can't help with the rental but have you thought about buying and reselling, it would probably work out cheaper for a 2-3 month time frame, when you get here I'm about 1 hour east of Melbourne if there is anything I can help out with let me know, I have tent space, workshop etc. And can also show you around the area.
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Old Yesterday, 02:45 AM   #3
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http://www.bikescape.com.au/

Good guys and I have no affiliation, just rented a few bikes and they service my existing bikes.

Good luck and enjoy!
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Old Yesterday, 05:21 AM   #4
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Best deal for a 700GS in Victoria would be http://offtrackmotorcycles.com.au
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Old Yesterday, 02:14 PM   #5
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Skipping Tasmania?
Unless you planning to come back and do Tassie just by itself, I'd say BIG BIG BIG mistake
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Old Yesterday, 03:27 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by farqhuar View Post
Best deal for a 700GS in Victoria would be http://offtrackmotorcycles.com.au
60 days rental is gonna cost over 7000 big ones. Buy a brand new DR 650 for that and throw it away when you are done.
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Old Yesterday, 03:45 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by eljay View Post
. . . 2 to 3 months . . .
with minimal google-fu , here's one . . .

http://amcr.com.au/motorcycles_for_sale.htm#Buyback

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"We can sell you a DR650se for $7990
We will guarantee to buy the motorcycle back minus condition and damage:
With 10,000 km $5490 must be returned in 3 months.
With 15,000 km $5100 must be returned in 3 months.
We will buy back any accessory chosen for half price if undamaged.

You must have the motorcycle serviced according to Suzuki service log book schedule.

Motorcycle must be returned clean."
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Old Yesterday, 08:24 PM   #8
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Never used, but have heard good about this mob.
http://www.aussiebiker.com.au/
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