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Australian Adventure 2018 – Savannah Way


Three states.

Twenty-one days.

Three thousand miles.

This epic voyage across the Northern Territories of Australia is the ultimate off-road adventure ride.

The big one. Our Australian Savannah Way off-road tour is our biggest adventure yet, taking in stunning sights, roads and trails as it winds from Cairns through Darwin to Broome, East coast to West coast across Northern Australia. The check-lists of sights and locations along the way is incredible, as we pass through the World’s largest lava tubes, Nitmiluk, Kakadu and Lawn Hill national parks, Home Valley, Lake Argyle and Gibb River Road. This trip has long been on Simon Pavey’s wish list and with good reason.

Running from 2nd – 24th August 2018, prices start at AUS$11 990. Hire bikes are available.

Own Bike                     AUS $11 990
BMW F700GS             AUS $14 825
BMW F800GS             AUS $15 035
BMW R1200GS           AUS $15 350

Highlights of the trip:

  • Tropical North Queensland
  • World’s largest lava tubes
  • Lawn Hill National Park
  • Nitmiluk & Kakadu National Parks
  • Remote wild camping with chef prepared meals
  • Remote area dirt riding
  • Gibb River Road
  • Lake Argyle
  • Cable Beach Broome
  • 1500 miles of stunning off road riding. Yes. 1500. Really.

This amazing 21-day adventure motorcycle ride takes you on a wonderful mix of dirt tracks and roads; accommodation is quirky but luxurious, with some camping in the remote areas. Lead by our own Dakar legend Simon Pavey and supported by award winning Compass Expeditions, this is an epic ride through the wilds of North Australia – seas, tropics, deserts and bikes. See you there…

For further information, phone World of BMW on 08000 131 282 or email and speak to Veronica, or click the following link: Compass Expeditions.


Airport transfers

Motorcycle rental as per your selection

Fuel (if riding Compass bike)


Support vehicles with passenger carrying ability

Breakfasts everyday

Selected lunches and dinners

21 nights accommodation

1 bonus night accommodation

Services of Simon Pavey as ride leader

Pre-departure material and route maps

Access to satellite phone, pay per minute

ORS / Compass Expeditions shirt

Entrance to all National Parks mentioned in itinerary

Nitmiluk Gorge cruise

Kakadu Yellow Waters cruise

Not Included:

International flights

Visas (if required)

Personal items

Personal travel insurance

Tips and gratuities


All-inclusive package: 14 nights in 3-4 star hotels and resorts & 1 bonus night

Seven nights remote camping

A flexible attitude is needed, as services in these extremely remote regions of Australia may be not what you are accustomed to.


On every day of the tour we include breakfast. On certain ride days there is a picnic lunch prepared by Compass Expeditions’ qualified chef. Dinners in restaurants we have used many times before or qualified chef prepared meals in remote camp locations.

Breakfasts: 21 / Lunches: 18 / Dinners: 17

General Information:

Please note that you will need to be in Cairns one day prior to start of expedition.

It is a requirement that all clients have appropriate insurance for this type of expedition.

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