Repairing Pots on the Road

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One of the things I love about this tour, is our ability to make repairs on the road, thanks to the extensive tool kit and spare parts that we, or more specifically, Andy, carries.  A recent problem with my Pot (potentiometer for our Australian Made speed controller), gave me the opportunity to try out our...

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Bare Witness

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Stuck in the small sugar farming town of Broadwater, NSW, supplies running low, and no end in sight to the poor weather conditions that made the all ready dangerous roads ever more dangerous for cyclists (in fact, during our stay, and just 5k south, in the direction we were to travel, two people died and...

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Insanity – Less than 3 weeks to go!!

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It’s at the pivot point, as I attempt to gently sway the heavily laden cargo bike off the sturdy centre stand, that the immenseness of all past and future travels hits.  “This thing is bloody heavy,” I think to myself …. “we really are insane!!”.  Quietly laughing to myself,  I manage to ease the front...

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