Category Archives: Camping

Oδος φιλη

I don’t know if it is the phase of the moon, the turn of the season, time of year, biorhythms, medication,  chemical imbalance, old age or what, but the only time I feel any joy is when I am riding … Continue reading

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Home From Windy Harbour

SUNDAY was the best day of all.  The riding so far had been great fun, and I had at last tasted the savour of riding with a pack.  Just like riding in traffic really. Except there is an awareness that … Continue reading

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Windy Harbour Run Pt II

Saturday was one of those confusing days in which, all day, I never really caught up with what was going on.  We packed up our bikes and were ready to roll sometime after 08:30.  There were some amendments to the … Continue reading

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SitRep Updates: Frogs, Fires, Plans & Phobias

At lunchtime today I found Veala sitting on the side of a bucket, no doubt contemplating whether to leap in.  At least I think it is her.  No longer golden green, she is distinctly similar to the adult motorbike frogs.  But … Continue reading

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Groove Unit – A Cover Band Revue

I don’t do music reviews.  I have neither the knowledge nor the vocabulary.  I probably don’t have the experience either, seeing that I am rarely in a pub or any other venue at which such acts may be engaged.  However … Continue reading

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Rocky Gully, 12 January 2013

A gallery of photographs: Click to enlarge.

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Riding With Big Boys

Well, I kinda got that wrong.  The Windy Harbour ride is yet to come, later in the year.  This weekend’s event was a ride to Rocky Gully, where there was quite a gathering of bikers, nearly all Harley Riders, as … Continue reading

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