The Australian Ariel Register

Notice to Members: click on links (blue font) to open notices.
1. On the condition that the 2021 annual rally is not cancelled, the 2021 AGM will be held at The Outlook campus, Boonah QLD at 3:00 PM on 8 May 21. The location will be in the meeting room off the quadrangle. The 2021 AGM will address the same routine elements of the previous AGM, plus the general business items originally intended to be dealt with at the 2020 AGM that were carried over due to restriction imposed by governments on travel and gatherings during the Covid-19 outbreak. As with previous AGMs, members are invited to propose business for discussion under General Business, which must reach the Secretary no later than 16 Apr 21 to enable it to be programmed into the AGM agenda.Go to the Members Only web page for all information on AGMs, including minutes of last AGM.
2. Rally at Boonah QLD - The previously postponed 2020 rally at Boonah will now be held 7 - 9 May 21.
3.AAR Travellers' Pack contacts
4. Ariel Posters (no longer avialable through AAR but still available from Germany AOMCC branch representative)
5.Other Club Events
6. A.A.R. Polo Shirts (also see regalia in main menu)
7. Membership Renewal. Members now have options on how they wish to renew membership. Details are on the Membership web page in the main menu.
8. Updating A.A.R. Bike Data Base

Rare Parts Locally Made:

W&P Barrels. Barry Deeth has commissioned a pattern for casting Ariel veteran barrels . Anyone who needs a new barrel for a veteran should contact Barry on (07) 32661548 or send the Secretary an email and he will pass on details. Click here to view details.

Bronze Rocker Box - Cast-Iron Square 4.. A new pattern has been made and 20 new boxes were cast cast in manganese bronze, machined, and all were sold at $600 each. Unfortunately, a machinist has not been found to do a second production run, but blank castings are available from Manx Classic Spares for anyone who wants to arrange their own machining. Blank castings are $225 each, plus shipping/postage. Anyone wanting a blank should contact Greg Ditchfield at Manx Classic Spares on 0408 503 920 or email:



2021 AAR National Rally at Boonah QLD: Unless otherwice adverised, the 2021 annual rally is to be held at Boonah QLD 7-9 May 21. Details for the rally are as per those outlined for the cancelled 2020 rally, with just a change in dates. Go to the rally web page via the main menu for more details.

Membership renewal for 2021 are now open. Check details on the Membership web page

Wanted for AAR Committee: At the 2019 AGM, Regalia Officers, Allan Boyd and Christine Hillbrick-Boyd did not stand for reappointment. The position has remained vacant since then. A volunteer is sought to take over as Regalia Officer. Any member interested in taking on the role should contact Allan or Chris via email (




The Australian Ariel Register (A.A.R.) is an Incorporated Association (A0030096D, Incorporated in Victoria, Australia) that offers membership to any person who owns or has an interest in Ariel Motorcycles. Click here to read about the formation of the A.A.R. Click here to view the Honour Board of past Committee members.


AAR National Rally - entry forms for the annual rally are normally provided with the Spring edition of the Club's magazine, but can also be downloaded from the Rally Home Page (access via the Annual Rally menu key in the main menu), once the rally sub-committee has released the form (usually this occurs in October each year).

If you have any spare Ariel motorcycle parts, you may be able to help A.A.R. members keeping Ariels on the road. Click the 'Wanted' list on the 'Advertisements' page to see what parts A.A.R. members need help in obtaining.

Members wishing to place a notice or advertise through the AAR should contact the Secretary for placing avertisements/notices on the AAR web or the Editor for placing advertisments/notices in the Horse's Mouth magazine. This free service is not available to non-members.

Notice to web builders and general business providers: This web site is for use by Club members and Ariel motorcycle enthusiasts. It is not online for the purpose of generating income or attracting business in any form as it is purely a hobby site. Please do not contact any Committee members offering business services as you will not receive any response.


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