Grant and Susan in Australia

Route through Australia, blue by car, red by bikeExtra brief Summary (more at a later (very carefully unspecified) date)

We lived and worked in Australia for over 5 years, first in Sydney, then in Melbourne. Our motorcycle touring consisted of the eastern and southern coast, as well as the state of Victoria. Grant travelled by air-conditioned car to Uluru (Ayers Rock) and along the Oodnadatta Track through the Red Centre.

Just to prove we really were in Australia with the bike:

Curious koala at campsite in Australia.

Curious koala at campsite in Australia

Following is a small selection of the pics from Australia.

Uluru (Ayers Rock) at sunrise.

Uluru (Ayers Rock) at sunrise

Painted Desert, Oodnadatta Track, Australia.

Painted Desert, Oodnadatta Track, Australia


Camel races, Manly Beach, NSW, Australia.

Camel races, Manly Beach, NSW, Australia

Wildflowers and animal tracks in Australian outback

Wildflowers and animal tracks in outback

Cazneaux Trea, Australia

Cazneaux tree, Australia

Kangaroo's have surprising talents in Australia

Kangaroos have surprising talents in Australia


 'It's a life,' he said, as he continued down the road

"It's a life" he said, as he continued down the road

A real kangaroo, on Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo, on Kangaroo Island


Just dropped in for lunch - airplanes are normal transport in Australia outback

Just dropped in for lunch - airplanes are normal transport in Australian outback

The Pink Roadhouse, at Oodnadatta, on the infamous Oodnadatta Track

The Pink Roadhouse, at Oodnadatta, on the infamous Oodnadatta Track


Ettamogah Pub - southern Victoria, Australia

Ettamogah Pub - southern NSW, Australia

The Grotto, Australia's south coast

Australia's south coast



Remarkable Rocks, South Australia

Remarkable Rocks, Flinders Chase National Park, Kangaroo Island, South Australia

More pics and text to come ...

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