Start: Lakes Entrance End: Bairnsdale Day distance: 53.38km Total distance: 813.12km Average speed: 13.9km/hr Pedalling time: 03:37 Total time: 04:50 I spent all evening stretching out and massaging my fingers. After a bit of research and advice from friends, it’s likely Ulnar nerve compression / injury. Not something I want to continue or to make […]Read more "Cycle Oz day 14 – are you taking the piss? "
Start: Marlo End: Lakes Entrance Day distance: 74.7km Total distance: 759.74km Average speed: 15.9km/hr Pedalling time: 04:43 Total time: 06:15 I slept really well on my mattress nestled in between the reptile room and the laundry. I don’t need anything fancy, a little bit of floor space is perfect. Anything is better than being outside […]Read more "Cycle Oz day 13 – claw hand"
Start: Cann River End: Marlo Day distance: 73.9km Total distance: 685.04km Average speed: 15.7km/hr Pedalling time: 04:38 Total time: 06:00 I was cosy in my sleeping bag and attempted to read a bit of my book but by 8pm I couldn’t keep my eyes open and drifted off. Which meant I was wide awake […]Read more "Cycle Oz day 12 – getting off the highway"
Start: Genoa End: Cann River Day distance: 47.76km Total distance: 611.11km Average speed: 14.4km/hr Pedalling time: 03:20 Total time: 03:40 It was a cold night but I was asleep early, which was good because I got a 5am wake up call by all the roosters hanging around the camp ground! I managed to drift back […]Read more "Cycle Oz day 11 – beans beans are good for your heart…"
Start: Eden End: Genoa Day distance: 61.75km Total distance: 563.35km Average speed: 14.4km/hr Pedalling time: 04:18 Total time: 06:00 So claw hand has set in. I spent a lot of time being very tense yesterday with all the careless motorists, and I was gripping my handlebars very tight a lot of the time. This has […]Read more "Cycle Oz day 10 – hello Victoria "
Start: Brogo End: Eden Day distance: 71.4km Total distance: 501.6km Average speed: 13.3km/hr Pedalling time: 05:17 Total time: 06:35 It was absolutely freezing in the morning. Although I was warm in bed, shipping containers are basically like being outside! There was a low hanging fog making everything look beautiful. Paul made me brekkie, and I […]Read more "Cycle Oz day 9 – living to tell the tale"
Start: Mystery Bay End: Brogo Day distance: 49.68km Total distance: 430.2km Average speed: 12.6km/hr Pedalling time: 03:51 Total time: 06:30 I had a pretty uncomfortable night in my tent. A man had a fire going which was engulfing my tent with smoke and my puffy pillow was hard and giving me a pain in my […]Read more "Cycle Oz day 8 – hills are not my friend "