Archive for May, 2013

Blog 247 Wilson’s Prom (Part C) Squeaky beach – March 2013

Having completed the household chores, catching up on the washing, making a curry for that evening and lunch for today, we were ready. From our camp we crossed the Tidal river bridge and followed the coastal trail to Squeaky beach which followed the headland. We branched off the track to go out and visit Pinnacle […]

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Blog 246 Wilson’s Prom (Part B) Tidal River – March 2013

The night before Kev had been contemplating climbing Mount Oberon to watch the sun rise. Although I was doing really well with my walking mountain climbing was a bit ambitious considering it hadn’t been that long that I had been walking again. I decided after having consulted the blurb that he was going alone besides […]

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Blog 245 Wilsons Prom (Part A) – March 2013

Current News (19th May 2013) – As you have probably gathered from the sudden halt in the updates we got the bike out of the warehouse in Vancouver Monday 13th May. We have been busy the last few days putting on new tyres (or tires as they say here), sorting insurance etc. We did take […]


Blog 244 Port Nepean March 2013

At the very end of the Mornington peninsular jutting out between the waters of Port Phillip and Bass Strait is Point Nepean, now a national park sporting a rich history. Evidence of  Aboriginal settlement of the area dates back 40,000 years, Point Nepean was a birthing place for women of the Boonerwrung People. It was […]


Blog 243 Revisiting Old Friends Jan – Feb 2013

  On another of the club runs out we revisited George, those with really good memories will recall we stayed with him just before the accident. The MGCofV (Moto Guzzi Club of Victoria) having learnt that he had been unwell phoned to see if he would be up to visitors and an overnight trip was […]

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Blog 242 Classic racing at Phillip Island Jan 2013

Current News -Well not much has changed from 3rd May when we arrived in Vancouver. The ship has arrived in port but we are still awaiting the bikes arrival in the warehouse, fingers crossed. Meanwhile back to a more abbreviated version of our blogs, still in Melbourne in January.   Blog 242 Classic racing at […]

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Blog 241 Scoot Around Town January 2013

Current News –We arrived safely in Canada Friday 3rd May to glorious sunshine having spent barely a month at home in the UK whilst the bike made its own way to Canada (via a cargo ship). It was an opportunity to see the folks but it was no holiday as we had visas and loads […]

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