The Brotherhoods: Inside the Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs

The Brotherhoods: Inside the Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs

The Brotherhoods: Inside the Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs

The Brotherhoods: Inside the Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs

Synopsis

An exclusive account of Australia's outlaw motorcycle clubs, written by our foremost expert on bikie culture.

Excerpt

‘Let's go get a cup of coffee at Maccas,’ they said.

Who was I to argue? The guys suggesting it were only the kingpins in one of the meanest bikie clubs in the land who had asked me along to a meeting to ‘discuss’ a few things.

As I tentatively climbed into what turned out to be an extraordinarily loud car I somehow knew there wasn't going to be any coffee. My arse is grass, I thought.

There was some small talk – they talked, I felt small. Then they told me what was going on. I was at once relieved and frightened. They didn't want to kill me, they only wanted me to do the next best thing – grass a bikie. They told me how they had a problem with one of their members and his amphetamine factory. They wanted me to act as a go-between to dump him in it.

At that point I became one of the few outsiders to be not only privy to, but actually involved in, outlaw club business. This was incredible stuff. To dob in a brother in the bikie world is the greatest sin. Yet, here I was being asked to do just that. I'd lay a bet I was the first professor to ever be asked to do such a thing. I'd also . . .

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