Black Dog Ride around Australia 2014

The media hub for the
2014 Black Dog Ride around Australia

July - August 2014 Australia Wide

If you find any Black Dog Ride around Australia or State Ride media that is not represented here, please contact us. Click the Quick Links below to scroll down to the relevant media sections.

VIDEO | RADIO | PRINT | BLOGS


VIDEO

Black Dog Ride on the Today Show!

Channel 9 Senior Journalist and Black Dog Rider Simon Bouda spoke live to the Today Show about his upcoming Black Dog Ride around Australia! Watch the video below.

Black Dog Ride's Squire and Scrambles!

Motorbike Writer's Mark Hinchcliffe met up with Black Dog Ride's own Squire and Scrambles who had a chat about his involvement with Black Dog Ride. Watch the video below.


RADIO

Rebel FM's Ash Palmero is joining Black Dog Ride from Brissie to Bundy! Listen in! (1MB, 0.45s)

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Territory FM caught up with Black Dog Rider Michael Hutton to talk about his involvement in the upcoming Black Dog Ride Around Australia. Listen in here! (7.9MB, 8.00mins)

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Listen in to Black Dog Ride Founder Steve Andrews chat with Ride on Alive's Greg Hirst about the upcoming circumnavigation of Australia by Black Dog Ride! (4.7MB, 12.50mins)

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PRINT

NSW Rider Raising Awareness of Suicide Prevention with Black Dog Ride

Kevin is joining us on the upcoming Black Dog Ride around Australia, and had a chat to the Manly Daily about why he is undertaking this awareness raising ride. Click the image below to read the online article.

Black Dog Ride Around Australia Media - Elanora Heights man to ride his motorbike around Australia for suicide awareness


Kathy Rides to Beat The Black Dog

Black Dog Rider Kathy Manthey, From Cooma, NSW, is riding in the upcoming NSW State Ride. The Cooma Monaro Express had a chat to her about her upcoming ride to raise awareness of depression and suicide prevention. Click the image below to view a larger scan.

Black Dog Ride Around Australia Media - Kathy Manthey Rides to Kick the Black Dog


Bowra Couple Tackles Black Dog

Sam and Vanessa Webb are headed out onto the outback highways to raise awareness of depression and suicide prevention! Click the image below to read the article online.

Black Dog Ride Around Australia Media - Bowra Couple Tackles Black Dog


Black Dog Laps Australia!

Motorbike Writer's Mark Hinchcliffe gave Black Dog Ride a great shout out in this article. Thanks Mark, for helping the cause! Click the image below to read the article online.

Black Dog Ride Around Australia Media - Black Dog Laps Australia


Busselton Telstra Helps Black Dog Ride

The Busselton-Dunsborough Mail was on hand to take happy snaps of our BDR Crew in Busselton with their new Telstra phones provided for the upcoming Black Dog Ride around Australia. Click the image below to view the article online.

Black Dog Ride Around Australia Media - Busselton Telstra Helps Black Dog Ride


Tracta and Tige Ride Around Oz For Mental Health

The Portland Observer caught up with Black Dog Ride's Tige and Tracta from SW Victoria, long time Black Dog Riders who are heading out with us again, this time all the way around Australia! Click the image below to read the online article.

Black Dog Ride Around Australia Media - Tracta and Tiges Go Around Again For Mental Health


South Aussie SES joins Black Dog Ride!

Joining the ranks of South Australian Black Dog Riders revving up for their state wide ride is the SA SES! Click the image below to read the online article.

Black Dog Ride Around Australia Media - Team Kapunda SES join Black Dog Ride


Local Prison Supporting Black Dog Ride

Bunbury staff and inmates have finished building a bike trailer which they donated to Black Dog Ride! This custom built trailer will be supporting riders on the upcoming WA State Ride. Many thanks to Bunbury Regional Prison staff and inmates and WA State Ride Coordinator Les James for getting this great community project off the ground. Click the image below to view the article online.

Black Dog Ride Around Australia Media - Bunbury Prison Donates Trailer


Local Footy Club supporting the Ride

Every conversation about depression and suicide prevention counts, and every dollar donated supports vital mental health charities. Thank you to Black Dog Rider Dean Mighell and Abercrombie Sports Club for leading their local community in supporting Black Dog Ride!

Black Dog Ride around Australia Media - Abercrombie Sports Club


Channel 9's Simon Bouda on the road!

Thanks to Jo Casamento for giving Black Dog Ride's Simon Bouda a shout out for his 14,500km journey with us this July! Click the link below to view the article online.

Black Dog Ride around Australia 2014 - Channel 9's Simon Bouda on the road!


Ride tackles the black dog!

Thank you to the St George and Sutherland Shire Leader for dropping by Black Dog Ride's Peter Monk's awareness and fundraising stall in May. Click the image below to read the article online.

Black Dog Ride around Australia 2014 Media - Ride tackles the black dog!


BLOGS

Some riders participating in the Black Dog Ride around Australia and State Rides are documenting their epic journey online. Follow their progress using the links below.

Avoca Beach Rural Fire Brigade - This NSW Volunteer Fire Brigade are joining the NSW State Ride and they're blogging their way around the State!

Sam's Black Dog Odyssey - The Odyssesy continues 2014 - What will they be up to next? A full lap, with some new crew members = FUN !!

Tudor's Black Dog Ride around Australia - On 26 July 2014, I and 64 other Black Dog Riders are going on a little trip. A 32 day 14,500kms awareness raising ride!

Jane De Boer is going on the BDR around Australia - Jane's journey on the road with the Black Dog Ride around Australia

Neil's Black Dog Ride Blog - Taking on the 14,500 kilometre motorbike ride is a challenge I cannot wait for, and at the same time, help raise money for Lifeline and MHFA Australia.

Dino's Big Ride - G'day, I will be updating my progress for this epic ride around this great land they call Australia as well as Fundraising along the way :)