I am consolidating ride reports I’ve published on various forums onto my WordPress site. This is a ride report from April 2012.
I really enjoy these day rides with others, but sometimes it can’t beat the freedom of riding alone, stopping where you please, at the pace you please, taking different roads that take your fancy, exploring and taking photos also makes for a great day.
Heading north from Temora
After spitting tar and rubber at someone following on a recent ride the zed was accused of being a tractor, so I couldn’t resist and had to get this picture.
Out of Condobolin
A couple of years ago I met Kent who as part of his master’s thesis created a website (http://monumentaustralia.org.au/) documenting public memory. This website essentially pulls together monuments and memorials around Australia complete with location, type of monument, descriptions and photos (where available). Since then, as a passing interest, I have been collecting and contributing photos. So one of the things that was on my list today was to be on the lookout for more monuments in little towns that I would be passing. Places like:
Then on a country road 100km from home the magic number rolled around.