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Old 18 Aug 2011
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Thumbs up Cape Town Motorbike (DR650) Storage..

In a few weeks my girlfriend and I are riding from Malawi to Scotland in 2 stages, we hope..

After the first 2 months we are planning to leave the bike in Cape Town/Western Cape for 4 months.

We should arrive in CT mid November and would love to be able to leave the bike in a garage/workshop with someone we can trust.

Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Alasdair, in Edinburgh and it's still raining..
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Hi,

maybe J├╝rgen from www.lecap.co.za can help in Cape Town, he is here on the forum a well

or www.africanoverlanders.com by Duncan Gordons Bay.

Or near Durban with me www.motozu.lu.ms

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Thomas
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Also try contacting the HU community in CT (link in left side bar) and put up a post on Wild Dog Adventure Riding - Index

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Wink Thanks all

Thanks Thomas/Chris,

I've contacted Jurgen and it looks like he'll be able to help me out.

I only need to worry about cyclists, goats and monkeys now..

Alasdair.
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