|12-14-2008, 01:35 AM||#1|
All Orange :-)
Joined: Apr 2008
Location: Northern Rivers, NSW
Moonan Flats ride - a local Aus ride
Firstly, I'd like to apologise for the quality of the pics...I hadn't used the camera for a while and there was issues (with me - not the camera!)
Starting off in Dural and a reasonable stable of willing mounts
Getting a little greasy and time to get the wets on - meanwhile oodeano puts on a little display of walking on slippery roads
At the top of the Watagans - we're up so high you can see the curvature of the earth - plus you can see we've had just a little bit of rain!
34 degrees and time to shed some outer layers
Mmmm - seems we're a bike and rider short. Anyone know what happened to Rigs?
Hey Rigs - you down there mate??
Gees, it was hard enough riding up the bloody hill and now you want me to walk down
oodeano is a champion - puts his life on the line in the call of duty and gets a mud pack at no extra charge
Parents, lock up your kids and barricade the doors - there's freaking monsters about
Ahh, Rigs..there you are - 35 degree temps and a long slog up the side of a very steep hill. Heat exhaustion sets in.
Mate...you did well
Steve showing us how a water crossing should be done. Over the 2 days we went through a serious amount of these.
Barrington national park - a beautiful part of the world
The inmates take a well earned rest
Going down the western side of the Barringtons
Dirt roads and great scenery - does it get any better than this
We make it to Moonan Flats pub and it's time to get serious
A sprinkling of the ADV fleet
Day 2 and not many pics - to busy just riding great roads with great people.
The only time we had time to take any photos - the result of the rains and wind we'd been experiencing over the last few days.
Over all - a fantastic time and many thanks everyone - cheers guys and girls
|12-14-2008, 02:55 AM||#2|
Joined: May 2008
Location: Kilcoy, in the great South East
I wondered why the frisbee was getting bigger , and then it hit me.
|12-14-2008, 03:30 AM||#3|
so little time
Joined: May 2008
Location: south australia,ceduna
excellent ,bit of carnage there,great pics
nothing sweet about me
04 950 adv s
08 dr 650
|12-14-2008, 06:12 AM||#4|
Joined: Jul 2005
Great pics I especially like the ones of Barrington national park!
'09 Buell XB12XT, TL1000S, H1F, M620, CR250R, KX100, XR650R, Cota 315R
Summer 2009 Ride Report http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...1509c&t=507038
Summer 2008 RR. http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=367703
|12-14-2008, 12:18 PM||#5|
Joined: Oct 2006
Location: Sydney Hills - Australia
Was a fun ride with no accidents. The mighty DR's are such a geat value, do everything bike... Nice to see you guys were still having some good ride time on the way home.
Agito ergo sum - I ride therefore I am!
Your ride.. Your adventure!
|12-14-2008, 04:53 PM||#6|
Joined: Nov 2007
Location: Wollongong, NSW
Nice Report Mark, well done.
Deano loves being dirty .... rofl.
2010 KTM 450 EXC
2008 F800 ST
2003 KX60 ( for Junior )
gone Suzuki DR650
gone Suzuki DRZ250
gone Honda NS400R
gone Yamaha RZ350
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