Heading south for the Burt Munro Challenge 2021, and looking for things to do in Invercargill? Classic Motorcycle Mecca is the place to be for motorcycling fans.
They were the bikes that took the world by storm. Classic Motorcycle Mecca will be hosting its limited-time-only Evolution of Japanese Motorcycles display during this year’s Burt Munro Challenge.
The Evolution of Japanese Motorcycles will give visitors the chance to discover the bikes that set a new standard in innovation, technology and speed: from Yamaha to Suzuki, Honda to Kawasaki, and more. You won’t want to miss this stellar lineup of bikes that changed the face of modern motorcycling. Entry to the exhibit included in general admission to Classic Motorcycle Mecca.
If you’re anything like us, you count down to the Burt Munro Challenge every year! To celebrate, we’ve put together an epic prize pack valued at more than $200. Want to be in to win? Just visit Classic Motorcycle Mecca during the Burt Munro Challenge and enter the draw in our gift shop. The lucky winner will be drawn on 14 February – Ts and Cs apply.
Smack bang in the middle of Invercargill, local favourite cafe Meccaspresso will be serving up plenty of atmosphere with live music, outdoor dining and a special menu designed for hearty biker appetites. Open all week from 7am, and with late nights throughout the week, you’ll find all the action happening at Meccaspresso.
With more than 300 of the most spectacular bikes in the world – think Britten and Brough Superior – New Zealand’s largest and most diverse classic motorcycle collection is bigger and better than ever.
A massive renovation has grown the collection, which now spans three floors and two buildings. Discover tributes to speedway legend Ivan Mauger and The World’s Fastest Indian Burt Munro, an extensive sidecar display, and don’t miss the 1600m2 George Begg Bunker – celebrating a homegrown hero and a golden age in Kiwi motorsport.
Our city’s got a thing with wheels. To get the best out of your stay here in Invercargill, why not check out a Turbo Pass? Offering a discounted package deal on entry to both Classic Motorcycle Mecca – the leading classic motorcycle collection in the Southern Hemisphere – and Bill Richardson Transport World – the largest private automotive collection of its type in the world – our Turbo Passes are unbeatable value for money.
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