Northern Rivers Classic Motorcycle Club inc.

Our Patrons

Current Patron: Vacant

Immediate Past Patron: Jack Ahearn (Deceased)

Jack Ahearn was the first patron of the Northern Rivers Classic Motorcycle Club. He had an illustrious motorcyle racing career. In March 2016 he was inducted into the Australian Motorcycle News Hall of Fame.

He passed away peacefully on the 10th April 2017 aged 92.

Vale Jack Ahearn in Australian Motorcycle News.

Wikipedia entry: Jack Ahearn

Read about some of his exploits in the following articles and book extracts:

Chapter about Jack from Circus Life Australian Motorcycle Racers in Europe in the 1950s by Don Cox

Article in Classic Bike July 2011 by Matt Oxley

Article in Old Bike Australasia by Michael Robinson

Jack Ahearn