Depending what you called SW I might've been close too, but I guess I'm more S than SW. I'm in Braeside.
And really, matwht06 most everyone respects newbies. So anytime you find some strangers to ride with, just tell them where you're at and it'll all be fine. I'd def be up to cruise too even if you hadn't got many miles on yet. But either way it won't take you too long to get comfortable.
1996 ZX-6R, 48000 kms young
D&D can, reupholstered seats, sticky rings, carboned valves, stubborn owner.
If she's ever retired, I'm pretty sure she'll become an electric conversion