Archive for February, 2013

Blog 239 FOIM Festival of Italian Motorcycles November – December 2012

There is a section of Melbourne called Lygon street in Carlton that houses most of the Italian cafes and restaurants so it seemed apt that this years FOIM (Festival of Italian Motorcycles) was to be held in its spiritual home, Argyle square nestling amongst the Italian culture of Lygon street. See the full gallery on […]

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Blog 239 FOIM Festival of Italian Motorcycles November – December 2012

There is a section of Melbourne called Lygon street in Carlton that houses most of the Italian cafes and restaurants so it seemed apt that this years FOIM (Festival of Italian Motorcycles) was to be held in its spiritual home, Argyle square nestli…

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Blog 238 Mods and Rockers Melbourne style November 2012

During our time house sitting at Olinda we got a text from Rob who was currently in Peru. He usually attended the 59 club Mods and Rockers reunion down at Brighton beach in Melbourne on his Norton. “In my absence you should consider kick starting the ‘snorting’ Norton and getting down there, it’s fun!!”. Not […]

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Blog 238 Mods and Rockers Melbourne style November 2012

During our time house sitting at Olinda we got a text from Rob who was currently in Peru. He usually attended the 59 club Mods and Rockers reunion down at Brighton beach in Melbourne on his Norton. “In my absence you should consider kick starting …

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Blog 237 Olinda September – November 2012

During our stay at Lilydale we were invited to a party at one of the Guzzi club members house in Olinda which is right at the top of the Dandenong Ranges that sit to the East of Melbourne.The second photo is Olinda’s hall built in 1913. See the full gallery on Posterous Our hosts Pam […]

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Blog 237 Olinda September – November 2012

During our stay at Lilydale we were invited to a party at one of the Guzzi club members house in Olinda which is right at the top of the Dandenong Ranges that sit to the East of Melbourne.The second photo is Olinda’s hall built in 1913. Our hosts …

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Blog 236 The Spaghetti Rally 19th – 21st Oct 2012

  The Spaghetti Rally is the Moto Guzzi Club of Victoria’s main rally of the year and we wouldn’t have missed it for anything. It is held at Edi cutting in central Victoria which gave us the perfect opportunity to take a scenic and wiggly ride up through Healesvile and around Lake Eildon on the […]

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Blog 236 The Spaghetti Rally 19th – 21st Oct 2012

The Spaghetti Rally is the Moto Guzzi Club of Victoria’s main rally of the year and we wouldn’t have missed it for anything. It is held at Edi cutting in central Victoria which gave us the perfect opportunity to take a scenic and wiggly ride up th…

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Blog 236 The Spaghetti Rally 19th – 21st Oct 2012

The Spaghetti Rally is the Moto Guzzi Club of Victoria’s main rally of the year and we wouldn’t have missed it for anything. It is held at Edi cutting in central Victoria which gave us the perfect opportunity to take a scenic and wiggly ride up th…

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Blog 235 Normality resumes Aug – Sep 2012

One of my first outings after getting out of the Epworth hospital was to attend the Guzzi club meeting and social sip held the first and last Wednesday of every month at the Leinster Arms Hotel in town. I thought my angle parking out the front was quite good for a learner. It is an […]

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