Archive for July, 2011

Blog 175 Postscript 20th – 27th July 2011

This is just a quick postscript to our last blog. We are still stuck in Mackay, my initial thought was just that the bike had got too hot and blown a head gasket. We rang Mario at Thunderbikes in Perth and got some replacement gaskets on their way. Mario being the star he is got […]

1 Comment

Blog 175 Postscript 20th – 27th July 2011

This is just a quick postscript to our last blog. We are still stuck in Mackay, my initial thought was just that the bike had got too hot and blown a head gasket. We rang Mario at Thunderbikes in Perth and got some replacement gaskets on their way…

No Comments

Blog 175 Tipi living again 15th – 19th July 2011

 We said a final farewell to Hervey bay in the same way we greeted it by having coffee with all the bike riders, they meet up every Friday at Burram Heads and we were able to join them and their varied ensemble of lovely machines for a great send off thanks everyone. Our journey up […]

No Comments

Blog 175 Tipi living again 15th – 19th July 2011

We said a final farewell to Hervey bay in the same way we greeted it by having coffee with all the bike riders, they meet up every Friday at Burram Heads and we were able to join them and their varied ensemble of lovely machines for a great send o…

No Comments

Blog 175 Tipi living again 15th – 19th July 2011

We said a final farewell to Hervey bay in the same way we greeted it by having coffee with all the bike riders, they meet up every Friday at Burram Heads and we were able to join them and their varied ensemble of lovely machines for a great send o…

No Comments

Blog 174 Brisbane to Hervey Bay 8th – 14th July 2011

Leaving Peters we headed into Brisbane on route to John and Alanas, we had a few things to do on the way through. While riding around Brisbane we saw this. (they are obviously talented blind people out here). First job was new Lexan for the screen and after fitting it was lovely to be looking […]

1 Comment

Blog 173 A productive time at Peters 20th June – 5th July

We back track to Brisbane we had intended to spend some time here fettling the bike as we have a long way to ride in Australia and we are going to be in some really remote places at one stage or another. Brisbane being the last city in which to source parts fairly easily and […]

No Comments