Category Archives: Weather

2014: The Saga Continues…

More mundane details of the life of an aging EHO… Today was a perfect day for a ride. The sun was behind clouds most of the time and the temperature was pleasantly in the lower mid twenties.  I set out … Continue reading

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The Sky is Falling

Naomi Klein: How science is telling us all to revolt Is our relentless quest for economic growth killing the planet? Climate scientists have seen the data – and they are coming to some incendiary conclusions. BY NAOMI KLEIN PUBLISHED 29 OCTOBER 2013 … Continue reading

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Bindoon that Road Before

I had to go to an EHO meeting in Bindoon.  I took the bike.  It makes travel much more enjoyable and having a destination makes riding even more fun.  also it was a Noble Gesture, because the Shire is a … Continue reading

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Home

Yesterday was the longest day ever.  It seemed to last longer than the previous twelve together.  I had been up at 0400 Eastern time packing up and making sure nothing got left behind.  We set off for Coolangatta at 0630, … Continue reading

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Friday Ride

I had two companions for my last planned Sleep Clinic Friday ride to Albany. By chance on Thursday I had called round to Braeside school to drop off some signs that must be erected to warn passers-by that treated effluent … Continue reading

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The Ravelled Sleeve Knitted

It is always nice to have a day off work, and nicer still when you can use it to ride your motorcycle.  Friday marked my return to Albany for another session with Hayley, my sleep therapist.  Last week I rode … Continue reading

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Planning a Ride

If  I am riding alone, I tend to just set off and explore.  I may have a general idea of the direction in which I wish to head, or I may have a road in mind that I would like … Continue reading

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