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About Uisce úr

Though I am old with wandering Through hollow lands and hilly lands, I will find out where she has gone, And kiss her lips and take her hands; And walk among long dappled grass, And pluck till time and times are done, The silver apples of the moon, The golden apples of the sun.

Riding With Big Boys

Originally posted on Hodophilia:
Well, I kinda got that wrong.  The Windy Harbour ride is yet to come, later in the year.  This weekend’s event was a ride to Rocky Gully, where there was quite a gathering of bikers, nearly…

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The End

I don’t think I shall be owning another bike. This may be my last entry in this blog. It is well over a year since the last one.  My arthritis is worse.  I also have spondylosis of the spine.  I … Continue reading

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The End?

Is this the end of my riding days?  Since I have been in Halls Creek I have taken the Silver Lady out only a few times. There is but one sealed road that is rideable on cruiser, and two directions … Continue reading

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Explore The Tanami Road? – Just a Thought!

The Tanami Road runs 1,015 km from a turnoff from the Great Northern Highway, 16km west of Halls Creek in the Kimberley region, in a south and south eastern direction to a junction with the Stuart Highway, 19km north of Alice Springs. There is … Continue reading

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The Long Ride Pt2

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Originally posted on Hodophilia:
I was so exhausted when I arrived in Port Hedland on Sunday evening that I knew I had to  do something.  I seriously considered abandoning the bike and finding some other way to get to Hall’s…

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The Long Ride Pt1

Originally posted on Hodophilia:
My plan initially was to make the 3,038 km ride from Katanning to Halls Creek in a leisurely 8 to 10 days.  That plan was scotched, first by the revelation that having been employed for more than…

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Planning the Trip to Hall’s Creek

The Silver Lady has a new rear tyre and has been fully serviced in readiness for the three thousand kilometre ride next week.  She feels as eager to go as I. As I will be camping out on the way, … Continue reading

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