Month: October 2016

Home for the holidays

Days since departure: 56 Km travelled: 8204 in the Jeep, then rescue. WINS:  Drank a lot of good wine with a lot of very cool people in Adelaide, and got to hang out with my nephew (aka cousin once removed?) Miles the Truck Hero Found Buzti a new home with Steve the mechanic The Giant…

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The long and not winding road

Zeus and I trundled down to Kalgoorlie where I was a resident back in 20o2, in the wonderfully-named suburb of Lamington. En route I contacted Bec at the Kalgoorlie Miner to let her know about the Leonora ATM break-in so after a morning de-dusting the tent from the Menzies dust storm, I duly wandered in…

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The German Boomerang Champion

Kms travelled: 5265 WINS:  Peace Gorge at Meekatharra turned out to be unexpectedly awesome Finally have set-up and pack-up down to a half-hour exercise Met the German Boomerang Champion and his Broome bicycle, helped him fix his email LOSSES: Zeus found two dead cats and took quite some convincing to leave them in situ Left…

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Bravo Zulu Tango

(Yes that is an IKEA footstool in the picture and it has been the most useful thing I brought on this trip.) Kms travelled: 4344 Days on road: 30 WINS: The magnificent Paul at Automotive Maintenance Solutions spent two days working on the beloved Buzti Laroo and we are now BACK ON THE ROAD Albert…

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