Originally Posted by McCardigan
Finally got the bike all sorted out. Now registered and insured, comprehensive with STAR $500 pa, new battery( current charging system OK) fairing and hand protectors fitted. Ready to rock and roll.
Leave tomorrow, guess what? bloody rain predicted, booked into a motel in Taihape tommorow night, AND Mt Rupehu is seriuosly rumbling and I have to ride pass it on Hwy 1. Knowing my luck the bastard will blow as I ride pass, less then 20k's away.
On the road again.
Hey McCarrdy good hear ya got ya issues sorted at the start and not in the middle of no-where.
Taihape you sure can pick the top notch towns to stay. Dont forget to do Taihapes world famous sport when your their. Should of gone further sth and stopped at Southwards car museum to waste a few hours.
Q. do u have internet access while ya out and about and what ya using or ya doing the internet cafe thing.
safe motoring. Steve
PS if ya get cold down sth they do a nice woolen jersey. Tell im ya want the David Bain model