BMW Motorrad partners with Black Dog Ride and Lifeline

Black Dog Raffle flyer.

Black Dog Raffle flyer.

BMW Motorrad is delighted to again partner with Black Dog Ride and Lifeline in giving riders the opportunity to win a stunning R nineT Scrambler worth $21,480, including on-road costs, in the annual Black Dog Raffle. The proceeds of the raffle will go towards Lifeline to assist their vital work preventing depression and suicide.

Founded in 2009, the Black Dog Ride aims to increase awareness of mental health issues and prevention of suicide. Since inception Black Dog Ride has involved thousands of motorcyclists in raising over $2.2 million for mental health services.

Black Dog Ride founder Steve Andrews has become a crusader in suicide prevention and increasing awareness of mental health issues. “Remember depression is an illness, not a weakness and effective treatments are available. It’s important to seek help early and with the right treatment most people recover,” said Andrews.

BMW Motorrad Australia General Manager, Andreas Lundgren, is delighted to be able to support such a great cause with the R nineT Scrambler.
“Mental illness and its associated issues, including suicide, is a huge problem in society. BMW Motorrad is very happy to be involved in helping spread the message of help through supporting the Black Dog Ride Raffle and Lifeline,” said Lundgren.

There are only 2,000 tickets at just $50 each. Don’t miss out, get your tickets and support Black Dog Ride and Lifeline in their vital work.
Tickets can be purchased at www.eventbrite.com.au/e/black-dog-ride-2016-bmw-raffle-tickets-26673890324

The raffle closes 11.95pm (AWST) Monday 7 November 2016.

Lifeline provides access to crisis support, suicide prevention and mental health support services. Somewhere in Australia there is a new call to Lifeline every minute. People call Lifeline’s 24 hour crisis support service 13 11 14 about many things including:  Anxiety, Depression, Loneliness, Abuse and trauma, Physical or mental wellbeing, Suicidal thoughts or attempts

 

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Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, many years ago. He has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive.

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