Bathurst 1983 and 1984 through the lens of Phil Aynsley

Phil Aynsley shares the on-track action and machinery from Bathurst in 1983 and 1984.

Andrew Johnson debuts the latest in GP machinery at Bathurst in 1983, the Honda RS500.

Bathurst 1983 - Andrew Johnson debuts the latest in GP machinery at Bathurst - the Honda RS500.

Bathurst 1983 – Andrew Johnson – the Honda RS500.

Bathurst 1983 - Andrew Johnson debuts the latest in GP machinery at Bathurst - the Honda RS500.

Bathurst 1983 – Andrew Johnson – the Honda RS500.

Bathurst 1983 - Andrew Johnson debuts the latest in GP machinery at Bathurst - the Honda RS500.

Bathurst 1983 – Andrew Johnson – the Honda RS500.

AJ on the Honda VF1000.

Bathurst 1983 - AJ on the Honda VF1000.

Bathurst 1983 – AJ on the Honda VF1000.

Bathurst 1983 - AJ on the Honda VF1000.

Bathurst 1983 – AJ on the Honda VF1000.

Barry Horner/Matt Griffin on their Yamaha TZ700  lead Geoff Taylor/Barry Frazer on the Yamaha TZ750.

Bathurst 1983 - Barry Horner/Matt Griffin, Yamaha TZ700 lead Geoff Taylor/Barry Frazer, Yamaha TZ750

Bathurst 1983 – Barry Horner/Matt Griffin lead Geoff Taylor/Barry Frazer

Barry Horner/Matt Griffin on the Yamaha TZ700.

Bathurst 1983 - Barry Horner/Matt Griffin, Yamaha TZ700

Bathurst 1983 – Barry Horner/Matt Griffin

Bathurst 1984 saw Rodger Freeth #2 and team mate Norris Farrow #1 on their McIntosh Suzuki 1000s.

Bathurst 1984 - Roger Freeth (2) and team mate Norris Farrow (1) on their McIntosh Suzuki 1000s.

Bathurst 1984 – Rodger Freeth, Norris Farrow

Bathurst 1984 - Roger Freeth (2) and team mate Norris Farrow (1) on their McIntosh Suzuki 1000s.

Bathurst 1984 –  Norris Farrow

Robbie Phillis on the Kawasaki GPZ900.

Bathurst 1984 - Robbie Phillis, Kawasaki GPZ900.

Bathurst 1984 – Robbie Phillis

The Gowanloch Ducati TT2 680 with Arthur Davis (left) and the late Mic Safell (right).

Bathurst 1984 - The Gowanloch Ducati TT2 680 with Arthur Davis (l) and the late Mic Safell (r).

Bathurst 1984 – Arthur Davis, Mic Safell

Jeff Sayle on the Yamaha TZ250.

Bathurst 1984 - Jeff Sayle/Yamaha TZ250.

Bathurst 1984 – Jeff Sayle

Line up of Ducatis before the start of the Arai 500.

Bathurst 1984 - Line up of Ducatis before the start of the Arai 500.

Bathurst 1984 – Ducatis preparing for the Arai 500 start

The field heads up Mountain Straight on the first lap of the Arai 500.

Bathurst 1984 - The field heads up Mountain Straight on the first lap of the Arai 500.

Bathurst 1984 – Mountain Straight – Arai 500

Rodger Freeth on the McIntosh Suzuki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 - Roger Freeth/McIntosh Suzuki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 – Rodger Freeth

Rodger Freeth on the McIntosh Suzuki 1000 with Malcolm Campbell hot on his heels on the Honda VF860.

Bathurst 1984 - Roger Freeth/McIntosh Suzuki 1000 and Malcolm Campbell/Honda VF860.

Bathurst 1984 – Rodger Freeth, Malcolm Campbell

Norris Farrow on the McIntosh Suzuki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 - Norris Farrow/McIntosh Suzuki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 – Norris Farrow

Alan Feely with his Kawasaki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 - Alan Feely/Kawasaki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 – Alan Feely

Rodger Freeth on the McIntosh Suzuki 1000, followed by Malcolm Campbell on his Honda VF860 and Alan Feely on the Kawasaki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 - Roger Freeth/McIntosh Suzuki 1000, Malcolm Campbell/Honda VF860, Alan Feely/Kawasaki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 – Rodger Freeth, Malcolm Campbell, Alan Feely

Peter McKay on the Ducati 600 TT2.

Bathurst 1984 - Peter McKay/Ducati 600 TT2.

Bathurst 1984 – Peter McKay

Rodger Freeth and the McIntosh Suzuki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 - Roger Freeth/McIntosh Suzuki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 – Rodger Freeth

Robbie Phillis with his Kawasaki GPZ900.

Bathurst 1984 - Robbie Phillis, Kawasaki GPZ900.

Bathurst 1984 – Robbie Phillis

Peter Muir and the Ducati 680 TT2.

Bathurst 1984 - Peter Muir/Ducati 680 TT2.

Bathurst 1984 – Peter Muir

Peter McKay on another Ducati 600 TT2.

Bathurst 1984 - Peter McKay/Ducati 600 TT2.

Bathurst 1984 – Peter McKay

Duncan Read on the Ducati 880 leading Neil O’Sullivan on his Suzuki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 - Duncan Read/Ducati 880 and Neil O’Sullivan/Suzuki 1000.

Bathurst 1984 – Duncan Read, Neil O’Sullivan

Scott Stevens on the Kawasaki GPZ900.

Bathurst 1984 - Scott Stevens/Kawasaki GPZ900.

Bathurst 1984 – Scott Stevens

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