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Newbie from Baulkham Hills

Discussion in 'Welcome Lounge' at netrider.net.au started by Komano, Aug 25, 2015.

  1. Hi, I am newbie from Baulkham Hills. I am a late starter at 42 yrs old. Just got my learners licence and now pondering what bike to buy.
    I am leaning more towards cruiser models like vstar 650A. The price difference between new bikes and reasonable used ones are just 2-3K. Any advise welcome.
    Also what are the best value options for Comprehensive insurance for a learner?


     
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  2. G'day and welcome, KomanoKomano.

    I have comprehensive motorcycle insurance from Swann Insurance. The 2015-16 premium for for my LAMS motorcycle was ~$270 which I found to be very competitive. I also got quotes from GIO and NRMA at the time but both were significantly more expensive. Shannons and Insure My Ride are others that come to mind too.
     
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  3. welcome young fella, 43 on my red Ps. Used bikes are different to cars as well, make sure anything you buy has low k's or resale/trade in when you get your blacks and upgrade will shock you.
    Swann is known to be better for older riders QBE also not bad.
     
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  4. welcome aboard :]
     
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  5. Welcome to NR.. im with Insuremyride ..check them out.
     
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  6. Welcome ! Im with QBE found them to be the cheapest :)
     
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  7. Welcome to the forum. I am with Famous Insurance they are located in Baulkham Hills and they price matched other insurers lowest quote, so give them a call to find out.
     
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