Motorcyclist on L-plates clocked at 220kmh

A LEARNER rider has been charged after he was caught speeding at more than 110km over the legal limit on the Coffs Coast.

Police said officer from the Traffic and Highway Patrol detected a motorcycle travelling at excess speed along the Pacific Highway at Raleigh.

The alleged offence happened on Saturday around 9.30pm.

It's alleged the Kawasaki was travelling at speeds of up to 220km/h in a sign-posted 110km/h zone.

Officers stopped the motorcycle and spoke with the rider, an 18-year-old man.

The man's learner licence restricts him to a maximum speed of 90km/h.

The Valla Beach man was issued a Field Court Attendance Notice for riding at a speed dangerous, and excess speed limit over 45km/h.

He is due to appear at Coffs Harbour Local Court on 6 February 2019.

The man's licence was suspended.



It can happen to anyone ...

It can happen to anyone ...

YOU have breast cancer. The words no one ever wants to hear.

GONE: Coffs Harbour merger pulls out before bowling a ball

premium_icon GONE: Coffs Harbour merger pulls out before bowling a ball

COFFS Harbour have pulled out of the North Coast Premier League.

Coffs Harbour's grandstand view to Elton John shows

premium_icon Coffs Harbour's grandstand view to Elton John shows

WIN: Premier seats to an Elton John Coffs Harbour concert.