Originally Posted by hunter_greyghost
One hazard of desert riding I suppose?
I have a friend who hit one in a heavy rigid on the Nullabor and spent 6 weeks in horsepiddle, 1 week intensive care.
Damn things like to sleep on the warmer bitumen at night.
It would be "goodnight Irene" if you clobbered one on a bike ....
When we did the Wanaaring OCR, I noticed the Bourke Shire council trucks placing signs on the highway south. You can't see them with the scrub so close to the highway and they are well camouflaged for it. 2 steps from them, and they're in harms way.
hence the cull ......