THE Finks have come out fighting after reports the gang had
become a feeder club for the violent southern gang the
The reports came after the Finks rebranded
their image, changing their infamous Bung emblem from a happy
drunk to a gun-toting, steroid-pumped gangster.
However, a senior member of the club claimed
the Finks was an individual club but the relationship was a
“We ride together, we want to stay strong and
stay Australian,” he said.
The Sydney sergeant-at-arms claims the clubs
has been desperately recruiting after the massive Mongol
He said the dramatic change of Bung to from a
“drunk” to toting and hand gun was a direct message to
ex-members who patched over to the Mongols.
“That’s why we wanted to change. It’s a get
stuffed to the Mongols basically. That was just for them,” he
He said he was happy to see the back the
members who had patched over, particularly the
Queensland chapter who were “nothing but trouble
“They were bad for our
image,” he said.
“There’s no point until the laws are
“We’ll see what happens after that.”
EARLIER:NOTORIOUS bikie gang the Finks
have re-emerged from the criminal wilderness as a
support club for the violent Comanchero club.
The Finks have rebranded their colours
with the Bung emblem morphing from a happy drunk with a
bottle of moonshine to a gun-toting, steroid-pumped
The move to harden the club’s image
comes after its numbers were decimated when 95 per cent
of members patched over to the US powerhouse gang the
Mongols in October last year.
The new-look Finks now have only a
handful of members, call the Comancheros a “brother
club” and have rebranded the southern clubhouses with
Finks and Comanchero colours with two pumped up arms
Insiders say the move is designed to
save the Finks from extinction, with the club virtually
reduced to being a feeder club. It also gives the
Comancheros an advantage if the Queensland Government’s
bikie laws are overturned.
Bikies are set to challenge the VLAD
legislation, lodging an appeal in Australia’s High Court
in March, with no date set for the hearing.
Former Fink bikie Grant Gavin was one of the
first bikies to patch over to the Mongols.
Pic: Brendan Radke
Among the attacks on the validity of
the laws, the challenge will contest the
anti-association legislation used to arrest Brisbane
librarian Sally Kuether as well as the laws removing
discretionary power from Queensland’s judiciary.