ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 103
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Aussie Digger
Forum: Australia 10-21-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,319
Posted By Aussie Digger
GOB, The track from Cocklebiddy north to...

GOB,
The track from Cocklebiddy north to Rawlinna is OK.....slow going if you want to protect your tyres. Myself and a small group of 1150's and 1200's did the track in 2012 after the Border Run...
Forum: Australia 09-14-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8,821
Views: 617,610
Posted By Aussie Digger
Yardie Creek Crossing - Ningaloo

Dont mean to hijack this thread but....
The Australasian Safari is on next week and will be calling in on Exmouth. Any of you blokes familiar with the Yardi Creek Crossing (I know its tidal). If...
Forum: Australia 08-31-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 8,821
Views: 617,610
Posted By Aussie Digger
"Bloody cashed up time rich wankers".... Those...

"Bloody cashed up time rich wankers".... Those words could come back to haunt you:rofl:rofl

Bully,
Because I might fit in the above catergory, I'd be interested in any multi day ride:evil
Forum: Australia 08-29-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,930
Posted By Aussie Digger
We crossed the Mitchell and went NE toward...

We crossed the Mitchell and went NE toward Musgrave as you describe above....it is less defined and reduces down to twin track in some places with some washouts along the way. If you want to know if...
Forum: Australia 08-27-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,319
Posted By Aussie Digger
Which rides to go on...

It is about that time to decide which rides to do next year....so many choices; so little time!!!:gerg
Forum: Australia 08-19-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 810
Posted By Aussie Digger
My fuel pump leaked (cracked on the plastic on...

My fuel pump leaked (cracked on the plastic on top) and had the 'fix' (the clamp around the QR fitting) done by somebody other than the Dealer cause they dont fix, they replace. It leaked again...
Forum: Australia 07-27-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,930
Posted By Aussie Digger
Sure did...that was one of about half a dozen...

Sure did...that was one of about half a dozen that had to be de watered on the side of the road over the course of the event. A lotta oil changes were taking place after dark.:rofl:rofl
Forum: Australia 07-26-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,930
Posted By Aussie Digger
For those that missed it...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/URBAWWDDtkM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Video of the recent Enduro...lotta carnage for both machine and man alike.
Forum: Australia 07-26-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 26,108
Posted By Aussie Digger
BMW Enduro 2014

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/URBAWWDDtkM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

90 riders spend 8 days from Darwin to Cairns. Lotta carnage for both riders...
Forum: Australia 07-23-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 1,308
Views: 61,243
Posted By Aussie Digger
Kenno, PM sent...

Kenno,
PM sent...
Forum: Australia 07-21-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1,308
Views: 61,243
Posted By Aussie Digger
Any Cairns riders doing the OCR???

G'day Inmates,
i've just arrived in Cairns after doing the BMW enduro from Darwin to Cairns. Was planning on leaving the bike in Cairns and return to Perth for a week and then head off to the OCR....
Forum: Australia 06-28-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 692
Posted By Aussie Digger
July 2011 on a R1200GSA

It did take a while to get in and back but it is/was doable even on a loaded 1200. I/we did try and skirt around some of the deeper crossings but did get stuck in soft ground a couple of times while...
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By Aussie Digger
Thanks for the quick response and offer...looks...

Thanks for the quick response and offer...looks like Wayne in Cairns is throwing me a lifeline which would suit me better as Cairns has direct flights to Perth. Thanks again and if i can return the...
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By Aussie Digger
Talking Assistance Required-Temporary Bike Storage-Cairns (or Townsville)

Hi Inmates…hoping someone could throw me a lifeline. I am participating in the BMW Enduro from Darwin to Cairns. It finishes in Cairns on Tuesday 22 July. I intend to then attend the OCR at...
Forum: Australia 06-17-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 26,108
Posted By Aussie Digger
Unsupported Simpson Desert Crossing on a 1991 XT600

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/a8BqKkQOldY" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Australia 05-24-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,737
Posted By Aussie Digger
He clearly doesn't know you that well:rofl:rofl ...

He clearly doesn't know you that well:rofl:rofl



:hide
Forum: Australia 05-11-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,110
Posted By Aussie Digger
Blackstone from the west...

Blackstone is a 'closed community' (west of the SG corner)....went there (and to the SG Corner) in 2010 but only got approval because we knew the local copper. We did not use the 'local 'guide to go...
Forum: Australia 05-02-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 8,119
Posted By Aussie Digger
Am i too late??? Steve

Am i too late???
Steve
Forum: Australia 04-06-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 1,308
Views: 61,243
Posted By Aussie Digger
Cairns to Townsville - July - Unsealed???

I thought i'd tap into the local knowledge base... I am doing the BMW Enduro from Darwin to Cairns in July. I'll be on a 1200 GSA and am looking for an alternative route other than the Bruce Highway...
Forum: Australia 02-25-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 729
Views: 69,177
Posted By Aussie Digger
I'm in WA....I might be heading to Port Augusta...

I'm in WA....I might be heading to Port Augusta after attending the Border Run and then head north to Tanami Road
Forum: Australia 01-08-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,319
Posted By Aussie Digger
Fuel...

Have a look at the Home page on the link...it talks about admission prices during the Muster. It also mentions 'fuel' at $2.00 per litre. Most of us attending DR will probably make our own...
Forum: Australia 01-08-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,319
Posted By Aussie Digger
Look under 'Whats new' on the link. It would be...

Look under 'Whats new' on the link. It would be welcome relief if you have taken 3 or 4 days getting there depending on which way you go
Forum: Australia 01-08-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,319
Posted By Aussie Digger
I have a strong view about this....i reckon this...

I have a strong view about this....i reckon this is coming along nicely.:clap I was there in Aug 2012 and did not notice any new showers or dunnies. Who would've thought that 'Desert Raid' and...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2013, 05:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 844
Posted By Aussie Digger
Dooley Downs Homestaed

The Dooley Downs Homestead is abandoned and will provide shelter other than your tent for the night. The homestead (and Dooley Downs property) is now under the ownership of the people who run the Mt...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2013, 03:51 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,896
Posted By Aussie Digger
Must be a big tent:rofl:rofl

Must be a big tent:rofl:rofl
Forum: Australia 11-24-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,896
Posted By Aussie Digger
Another one for the list pls...

Rainer on a 1200.:clap:clap
Thx
Forum: Australia 11-23-2013, 12:53 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,896
Posted By Aussie Digger
...

...
Forum: Australia 11-17-2013, 02:16 AM
Replies: 440
Views: 20,188
Posted By Aussie Digger
Supermancam, PM sent... Steve

Supermancam,
PM sent...
Steve
Forum: Australia 11-10-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,896
Posted By Aussie Digger
http://rtra.asn.au/Where/Pinjar Hey...

http://rtra.asn.au/Where/Pinjar

Hey Topline,
Have a look at the link...this may be worth checking out if guys want to inprove their sand riding ability in a 'controlled enviroment'.
Happy to...
Forum: Australia 11-06-2013, 05:12 AM
Replies: 440
Views: 20,188
Posted By Aussie Digger
I'll be there... Steve

I'll be there...
Steve
Forum: Australia 10-23-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 440
Views: 20,188
Posted By Aussie Digger
Is it too late to add another name???

neilaction
Waitesy
Nick
Bully
Bully jnr
Shitted
Dremented
Revsinc
Hill Billy
Dennis
Forum: Australia 10-07-2013, 03:31 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 12,944
Posted By Aussie Digger
It worked for me... Good footage...allows you...

It worked for me...
Good footage...allows you to see what works and what doesn't (stand up, lean back, apply power):clap:clap
Forum: Australia 10-01-2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 12,944
Posted By Aussie Digger
PM sent...i can meet you at Carramar at 7.00am

PM sent...i can meet you at Carramar at 7.00am
Forum: Australia 09-12-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 447
Views: 35,120
Posted By Aussie Digger
Goes by the handle of 'Old Betsy' on this forum....

Goes by the handle of 'Old Betsy' on this forum. His name is Mike. He is a FIFO worker but you might try sending him a PM. See #386 0n page 26.:clap
Forum: Australia 09-06-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 447
Views: 35,120
Posted By Aussie Digger
I have a couple of photos and will send them...

I have a couple of photos and will send them on...:smile6
Forum: Australia 08-31-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 447
Views: 35,120
Posted By Aussie Digger
<IFRAME height=315...

<IFRAME height=315 src="//www.youtube.com/embed/_WslbdqqBsI" frameBorder=0 width=420 allowfullscreen></IFRAME>

John,
I took the liberty of 'embedding' the video. Great effort and plug...
Forum: Australia 08-29-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 26,108
Posted By Aussie Digger
Desert Raid 2013 - Rudall National Park - Pilbara District of WA

<IFRAME height=315 src="//www.youtube.com/embed/-2z12G2AFyU" frameBorder=0 width=420 allowfullscreen></IFRAME>
Lots of bikes attempted but only a few made it...
Forum: Australia 08-29-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,688
Posted By Aussie Digger
An extraordinary effort by both man and machine...

Mike, a great effort and a great reward knowing you were one of many that attempted but only one of several that succeeded.:clap:lol3
Forum: Australia 08-29-2013, 06:51 AM
Replies: 447
Views: 35,120
Posted By Aussie Digger
Mongrel Dog Productions present...

10 minute video of Desert Raid 2013. Sorry i could not do all you guys justice but you can only tell so much in the 10 minutes you can upload.

<IFRAME height=315...
Forum: Australia 08-27-2013, 12:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,890
Posted By Aussie Digger
Thumbs down A word of warning...

I had one of these on my GSA....i must be a fat bastard because at some stage, when loaded on a recent trip, i bottomed out and the tool box broke off the top of my bleed nipple. Thought it may have...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 103

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 04:32 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014