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Old 10-25-2011, 08:43 PM   #3
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On the road again! From Kilmore to Lancefield, take some detours and you'll see this!



Or this...


A fruit tree often indicates that there used to be a house nearby.



I looked around for evidence of old dwellings here.
About 100m away I found a small, abandoned rubbish heap with a few bits poking out of the ground


Note the trampled earth and wool scraped off on the bottom wire of the fence ;-)


These are probably the culprits!


There's a bike in both of these pictures somewhere!


A nice little climb if I could have scraped the bike under the fence like one of the local sheep


I did walk up though! This is the wombat hole in the middle of the above picture. I don't know what wee beastie lived in the other straw home.


Some more sights...




I didn't think we had Yak's in Southern Victoria! What the hell have they been feeding the cows?!!
A bit of a standoff ensued

But eventually I brokered a treaty and we all moved on


I again ventured through some gates which google maps indicated were on gazetted roads (at least, that was my excuse if I got caugt!)


The "road" was like this for kilometres though, as the fences disappeared and I felt like I was riding in someones paddock


Nothing like some more shells to increase your sense of paranoia!


Heading home, it started getting a bit damp...


And consequently this is as far as I got! Beveridge Pub (is that a pun?!). Even for a teetotaller like myself, a pub with fire, food, and a few poor saps to show my photo's to is a hard thing to ride past!
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