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Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« on: April 06, 2014, 05:36:43 PM »
Have written the first part here....plenty of pics!

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

Am working on the story as you read this!


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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014 - Pt 1
« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2014, 06:46:37 PM »
Isn't that run from Tyringham into Dorrigo to meet the waterfall way just a HOOOOOT !!!!!  :runyay
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014 - Pt 1
« Reply #2 on: April 06, 2014, 08:53:38 PM »
That's a terrific report so far ol' matey :thumb
Beautiful country too by the looks of it all
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014 - Pt 1
« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2014, 04:44:58 AM »
Nice read Diesel, looking forward to the next installments :popcorn
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014 - Pt 1
« Reply #4 on: April 07, 2014, 08:50:32 PM »
Part 2 National Rally Ride Report posted in 1st post. (scroll up and click Part 2).
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014 - Pt 1
« Reply #5 on: April 08, 2014, 07:28:13 AM »
We also rode the Putty road, but on our way home. Didn't have the nice weather you had  :|||| and it was the last day of our 13 days on the road  :'(


Great reading, thank you  :-++



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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014 - Pt 1
« Reply #6 on: April 08, 2014, 11:41:31 AM »
I am waiting for the Mallacoota Mansfield Yea Bakery report   :well   I knew it was somewhere on the road!
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #7 on: April 08, 2014, 11:01:39 PM »
It was the YEA Bakery!   Just editing the facts now, so that it is publishable!       Wot thuh


Part 3 is now published... see first post.
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #8 on: April 08, 2014, 11:32:02 PM »
I was thinking of staying over at Mt Beauty this weekend on the way to the RTE in Victoria, as have only visited but never stayed.
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #9 on: April 09, 2014, 05:17:35 AM »
As I remember it, there's not a heck of a lot in Mt Beauty, better off poping over the hill to Bright?
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #10 on: April 09, 2014, 06:16:03 AM »
 ++ keep em coming Mr Diesel.  ++
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« Reply #11 on: April 09, 2014, 06:48:39 AM »
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #12 on: April 10, 2014, 05:15:56 PM »
Another good read.  ++  Can't wait for the next episode
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #13 on: April 10, 2014, 09:01:45 PM »
Part 4 now published... 2 more parts to go. See original post for link.


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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #14 on: April 10, 2014, 10:51:51 PM »
Great descriptions Diesel.  Funny how your paths kept crossing.  Might be an ST homing instinct thing.
Plenty of great pix.  Funny too, how often travelogues focus on food!    :grin
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #15 on: April 11, 2014, 12:35:55 AM »
We stood in just the same spot you took that pic inside the Beechworth Bakery on our way home......that Ned Kelly pie was just a little slice of heaven in pastry  :eat  :eat

Great reading thanks mate  ;-*
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Re: Diesel's Ride Report Pictorial - Ballarat 2014
« Reply #16 on: April 11, 2014, 11:01:21 PM »
Good reading, good pics mate, wish I could have ridden it with you :grin
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« Reply #17 on: April 13, 2014, 07:55:51 PM »
My daughter wanted to know who was the good looking' guy with the beard - no, not you Ian - I've told her time and again to wear her glasses!!  :|||| :well :cuss
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« Reply #18 on: April 15, 2014, 04:21:02 PM »
Part 5 is now published - see original post above.

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« Reply #19 on: April 15, 2014, 04:48:18 PM »
I can see why you gained weight after such a culinary tour.

We stood in just the same spot you took that pic inside the Beechworth Bakery on our way home......that Ned Kelly pie was just a little slice of heaven in pastry  :eat  :eat

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« Reply #20 on: April 15, 2014, 04:59:02 PM »
I only put all my gear on the top bunk so all you other layabouts could move around in the cabin.  I was busy off showing St George where the nearest pub was for a quite reflection on life, as any other member would have done  :wink1

Goes to show how out of control Biggles and Diesel were, as I was able to come in the cabin, move everything off the top bunk and climb in without being heard.  Or perhaps they just cannot hear well these days  :OldMan
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« Reply #21 on: April 16, 2014, 05:12:49 PM »
now I know why you kept putting the camera down.  :eek

All I can say is Tired, emotional and somewhat amazed.  :fp


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« Reply #22 on: April 16, 2014, 08:30:21 PM »
Superb mate, absolutely superb....
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« Reply #23 on: August 02, 2015, 11:32:41 PM »
I am still waiting for the photo's from the Yea bakery , so are burnt into my memory.... Butt I would like to check if I got it right
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