The local dealer offered to install it for me 'at cost' i.e. no labour charge, for slightly more than $900. It would appear there is a special add on BMW Australia tax for software downloads.If you have Driving Modes Pro or Dynamic ESA, then only the US$325 activation code is required, plus wirkshop time to hook up the bike and go through the update process. Otherwise you need additional hardware.
In addition to GST, I think we do pay an ‘Australia’ tax, and then round up to the first number you think of. It’s like the fork oil - less than CAN$30 - here it’s a beat $60.It would appear there is a special add on BMW Australia tax for software downloads.