News 16 Jun 2020

Yamaha celebrates 65th birthday

Yamaha Motor Australia press release:

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Yamaha Motor Corporation celebrates its 65th birthday on 1 July 2020 – a date that is now known as Yamaha Day.

Due to ongoing restrictions, this year’s festivities are all planned to happen online. The theme for 2020 is heritage and the aim is to build a closer connection to the Yamaha brand.
To help celebrate, YMA has created a Yamaha Day web page here:

YMA encourages all Yamaha fans to check out the page, learn more about our unique history and let us know your Yamaha story.

We are running two competitions, the first is a colouring competition featuring a range of heritage models. Entrants have the chance to win one of four Xbox One S consoles valued at $399 RRP inc GST, click here to enter:

Submit your most memorable Yamaha experience in a second competition for your chance to win either a GoPro MAX camera valued at $799.95 RRP inc GST or a Hero 8 Black valued at $599.95 RRP inc GST. This competition starts on Monday 22 June.

YMA’s Yamaha Day landing page is rich with heritage content including a timeline that highlights key models and more. Plus check out our Facebook and Instagram heritage posts that link to the Yamaha Day page. If you like what you see don’t forget to share and wish Yamaha a happy birthday for 1 July!

Yamaha fans can also download the Yamaha Day profile template to update their Facebook profile picture in the leadup to 1 July? You can find it here – – by searching for Yamaha Day 2020.

On 1 July YMA will also be running a couple of special Facebook Live birthday events including a walkaround Team Craig Dack Racing HQ. Tune in and help us celebrate 65 years of Kando!