July 7, 2022

Nice information! The Queensland/NSW border reopens at 1am on Saturday 15 January 2022, opening a few of the greatest driving within the area.

The Lions Rd, Mt Lindesay Freeway, Summerland Means, Numinbah Rd, Tomewin Rd and others are a few of the greatest roads for motorcyclists nearly wherever and certain to be fashionable this weekend.

Sadly, I’m in iso till Monday (damaging take a look at pending), however I’m hoping to move down the Lions Rd very quickly.

I went down there lately to the border the place large concrete boundaries halted my enjoyable on the Harley-Davidson Sportster S.

My mate and I on the Lions Rd border lately

It’s been too lengthy with the border closed twice for lengthy durations.

We gained’t go into the politics and the case for and towards border closures.

As a substitute, let’s simply revel within the enjoyable available now the borders are opening.

I do know a number of riders who’re itching to go and there would possibly even be some early risers tomorrow staking a declare to be the primary to cross the border on the Lions Rd which opens at 5am.

It’s nearly just like the Berlin Wall coming down for riders, particularly given some borders have been “arduous closures” with concrete boundaries.

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The choice to open the borders got here with the Omicron variant now widespread in the neighborhood (inform me about it) and 90% of eligible Queenslanders anticipated to be totally vaccinated subsequent week.

From tomorrow, border checkpoints and boundaries shall be eliminated and travellers will now not have to point out proof of a damaging COVID-19 take a look at.

So, get these kickstands up, brilliant and early, keep secure and have enjoyable!