buying a bike
hi tagger, if you are gonna be in nz for more than 6 months i would recommend buying, look here http:/http://www.trademe.co.nz/motors/motorbikes
this is is the kiwi version of ebay and will give you an idea of prices.
also check this forum out http:/www.kiwibiker.co.nz/forums/forum.php
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