Ride 'n' Thrive

Ride `N' Thrive - CanberraThe MRA ACT in conjunction with the NRMA-ACT Road Safety Trust and HART will be presenting a series of ON ROAD hazard perception and risk minimisation training courses for motorcyclists.

The course which concentrates on both thinking styles and low risk riding strategies is a must for all riders no matter how experienced you may be.

The 8 Hour course will be conducted over the following dates in Canberra:

  • Saturday 19th of November 2011
  • Sunday 20th of November 2011

Since spaces are limited to 12 participants each day and the course fee is only $130 (the course is subsidised by the NRMA-ACT Road Safety Trust via the MRA ACT) you will need to get your bookings in early.

HART - is fully owned and operated by Honda Motorcycle and Power Equipment who apart from being the world's largest motorcycle manufacturer, is also one of the world's largest trainers of motorcyclist’s. Honda has been conducting training for Motorcycle Riders for over three decades in 19 countries throughout the world, including 18,000 riders throughout Australia each year.

Course Outline

The "Ride and Thrive" Program is based on the H.A.R.T. "RoadSkills" course and is designed around what most motorcyclists like doing,… Riding in a social group!

The program is aimed at reinforcing or introducing riders to the riding and behavioural skills, that as road riders we must rely upon to keep us out of harm’s way. The course concentrates on;

  • Low speed handling skills
  • Observation and anticipation techniques
  • Road positioning, space selection
  • Fatigue issues and risk management will be included in the program.

These skills will be introduced in the course via discussion, demonstration, practice and feedback during an "on-road" group ride.


Bookings can be made by phone (03) 9270 1377. The HART office is open between 8:30am and 4:30pm Monday to Friday or 1:00pm and 4:30pm on Sunday, EST.

All participants are required to pay prior to the course and within seven days of booking. Once payment is received a booking confirmation and tax invoice will be mailed to each participant confirming where to meet and what to bring.

Mastercard and Visa telephone facilities are available. Cheques or Money Orders can be made payable to HART and sent to Private Bag No. 19, Somerton, Vic., 3062.

Ride Safe and Ride Smart