celebrating 40+ years of motorcycling

Hiccup

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We're in Carmila, a little town on the Bruce Highway about 100kms south of Mackay. We'd spent Saturday night at the curiously-named Flaggy Rock Community Centre (hereinafter to be known as … [Read more]

I head a little further south each day…

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We stayed two nights in Cairns at the Lake Placid caravan park. Not free or even budget but nice. The actual lake is beautiful and it sure is placid. From there we headed up to Crystal … [Read more]

Trip update

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We're in Cairns and it's time to update you with our travels. The last big report was from Mt Isa and that seems like so long ago, so let's try and cover some ground, shall we? We were most … [Read more]

Stationary

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Well, our short sojourn in Mt Isa is over and we are now camped on the green grass of West Leichhardt Station. There were several reasons to stay for a few days in town the most pressing … [Read more]

Troubleshooting

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We're staying in town at the moment, camped up in the backyard of one of Thommo's mates until the road to the station is graded and driveable for a 2WD vehicle. We've been seeing the sights … [Read more]

6 days on the road…

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Six and a half years ago I used this title for the north coast tour that I did on BBII. Little did I know at the time how much life was soon to change for me. I've just finished another 6 … [Read more]