In A Deep Darkwood

After an interesting few days at the Melbourne motorcycle show, hang on that was Tom. After an ordinary week at work, I managed a short 150km loop to Darkwood and home via the horseshoe and Gordonville crossing.   Whilst I was at Darkwood I watched Billy’s boy Mitch wringing the neck of a DS80. For us older people who struggle with logs or steep root invested clay banks it was sobering to watch a 7-year-old tear them…

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Picnic Run Friday, December 21

Pottsy and TF are planning a picnic ride on Friday, December 21, and everyone’s welcome. Last year the pair went to Narrabri and Pottsy unexpectedly produced a picnic. It was such a great day it’ll be on again this year, except instead of heading to Narrabri, the route will go…somewhere good. It’s not really decided yet. Pottsy suggested, “What about up the mountain (Dorrigo/Eborish), south through Wongwabinda, then South West Rocks and home?” TF just…

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Lost

On a wet misty Friday morning, the urge for a ride was strong. Heading north to make for the northern beaches was my best chance for dry weather. Lots of closed forests were making things difficult, but soon I was skipping rock ledges and following coastal ridges. As the bush tightened I came around the corner to a few vehicles and a quick shade and the road taped off. Apparently, there is a Rally on and this was a…

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Learner Rider

Well I have the keys to the website but I am very much a learner rider and it seems to take ages to get anywhere, but here goes, let’s see how this turns out. Tom has left some big shoes to fill with this website, so I will probably just go barefoot. It’s a pleasure to stop the website closing and giving a place for ride reports. Unfortunately, my work is nowhere as exciting as…

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