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Dykes on Bikes' Kerrie Anne is a volunteer firefighter on front line of Queensland bushfire crisis

Dykes on Bikes VP among brave firies fighting Qld bushfires

Dykes on Bikes Queensland’s Vice President has shared photos as the brave volunteer firefighter and her crew battle the bushfires burning across regional Queensland. More than 900 fires have blazed around the state in the last 10 days. And more than 70 were still active on Monday (October 30), according to the Queensland Fire and …

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Dykes on Bikes slam group’s ‘lesbian born female’ event

Dykes on Bikes Melbourne has joined over a dozen other community groups to oppose a Victorian lesbian group’s application to hold an event at the state’s Pride Centre explicitly excluding transgender and bisexual women. The Lesbian Action Group (LAG) applied to the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) for a temporary exemption from anti-discrimination laws to …

Nora Savona, co-founder of Dykes on Bikes, has died in Nimbin

‘Guardian angel’: Dykes on Bikes co-founder Nora Savona dies

Dykes on Bikes co-founder and community protector Nora Savona has died, and friends are remembering her as the driving force behind the tradition of lesbian motorcyclists leading the Mardi Gras Parade. The Bobby Goldsmith Foundation confirmed Theodora Eleanora “Nora” Savona passed away in Nimbin. Nora died in May after an extended battle with cancer. In …

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On this day April 25: Soni Wolf, Dykes on Bikes

Soni Wolf, co-founder of Dykes on Bikes, died on April 25, 2018. A driving force of the iconic group, she fought all the way to the US Supreme Court for the Dykes on Bikes’ right to trademark their name and logo. Soni Wolf served as a medic in the United States Air Force during the …

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DYKES ON BIKES roadtrip to Rockhampton

The marriage equality message was given full throttle when a contingent of Dykes on Bikes (DOB) riders descended on Rockhampton at the weekend. After 12 hours on the road, the girls arrived in the city on Friday night. They then spent yesterday afternoon as guests of Rockhampton Club-Rok Inc at an Equality Rally in Victoria …