Shayn Rouse



Rouse Motorcycles has been in business for over 30 years and is a one stop shop where you can purchase your new MX, quad bike, have your bike serviced and source a wide range of parts. 

For sales enquiries, ask for Shayn or Nick who both have a wide range of knowledge and will be happy to assist you. The Can-Am range is our top seller and continues to produce new and exciting models to suit a wide variety of needs. Or if you’re after a 2x2 for your next track day ride, or for on the farm, then come in store to see our full range of Kawasaki’s including their ATVs and Mule utility vehicles.


Shayn Rouse – Owner/Manager

Shayn and Jan Rouse founded Rouse Motorcycles Ltd in 1993 and the business has continued to grow steadily over the years. It is located on the main street in the friendly township of Hikurangi just six minutes north of Kamo,Whangarei. Shayn is also in partnership with Yamaha Whangarei on Port Rd. Shayn loves rugby and is a great supporter of Northland rugby.  He is also actively involved in the Hikurangi community and the HBA group.



Nick Stanisich – Parts & Sales Rep

Nick works in our parts department alongside Shayn helping source the parts side of the business as well as being our sales representative and working the sales side as well. He has been with RMC since 2013. In his spare time Nick enjoys spending time with family.

Regan Smith – Caretaker & Driver

Regan works here as our caretaker cleaning & maintaining the grubby motorbikes when they come in. He also picks up and delivers clients motorbikes anywhere & everywhere. He also has a passion for locomotives and can be seen driving  the steam train in Kawakawa. 

Regan Smith

Lauren Martin – Office Admin

Since March 2023, Lauren has been an integral part of Rouse MC as our dedicated Office Administrator. Juggling her responsibilities at work with the care of her four children, Lauren exemplifies multitasking prowess and a strong work ethic.



Lauren Martin

Tod Groombridge – Warranty Sales and Administration

Tod works in our administration department working on the motorbike warranties and sales. She has enjoyed working here at RMC since 2010. She loves classic cars and motorbikes and currently rides a classic 1958 Honda C scooter. She also organises the Hikurangi Auto Madness Car Show.

Lester Lopo – Mechanic 

Like Alex, Lester is a qualified motorcycle mechanic who also moved to Hikurangi, New Zealand from the Phillipines. He started at Rouse Motorcycles the same time as Alex in 2019. Another big fan of basketball Lester also enjoys spending time with his family and getting to know our community.

Tod Groombridge
Lester Lopo

Sarah Hubbard – Spare Parts Assistant

Joining Rouse MC in December 2022, Sarah serves as our esteemed Spare Parts Assistant. Outside of work, Sarah indulges in her passion for fishing and unwinds with a few refreshing beverages.

Sarah Hubbard

Dennis Compter – Workshop Labourer

Joining Rouse MC in March 2023, Dennis serves as a vital member of our team, fulfilling the role of Workshop Labourer.



Dennis Compter
Nick Stanisich
Ruel Gare

Kurtus Douglas – Workshop Apprentice

Embracing the spirit of learning and growth, Kurtus became part of Rouse MC's team in late 2022 as a Workshop Apprentice. Beyond his professional endeavors, Kurtus finds joy in fishing, hunting, and exploring the open road on bikes.

William Fitzpatrick – Workshop Apprentice

Welcoming William to our team in February 2024, Rouse MC is proud to have him as our newest Workshop Apprentice. When not honing his skills in the workshop, William can be found embracing outdoor adventures, from farm biking to leisurely fishing trips.

Ruel Gare – Workshop Technician

Ruel is one of our two workshop technician specialists. He specialises in motorcycle mechanics and has worked for RMC since 2008. Originally from the Philippines.In his spare time he loves relaxing spending time with his family.

Kurtus Douglas
William Fitzpatrick
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