One Last Ride in the Down Under – Day 6

Port Eliot – Gramphians National Park – Melbourne Return ride to home wasn’t a straight one,I took a detour via Gramphians national park. Quick break at A8 for coffee. From Reed look out.     My personal favorite – -Boroka Look out           I just went to the look outs and …

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One Last Ride in the Down Under – Aldinga Beach and Beyond – Day 5

Route taken today was “Auburn -Aldinga beach – Cape Jervis -Port Eliot”.Highlight of today’s journey was the beautiful Aldinga beach.As my bike had started to give me some troubles the other day,I had to get it sorted out for my problem free return journey. I stopped in Adelaide at Peter Stevens for brief check up …

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One Last Ride in the Down Under – Day 4

Day 4 – Hawker – Wilpena – Hawker – Auburn I left my comfortable couch in the Caravan and headed for Wilpena Pound offroad trail.This trail was quite long and most of it was offroad until i reach back to Hawker. Some landscapes enroute. I followed the map and guide provided by the old lady …

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One Last Ride in the Down Under – Day 3

Day 3 – Port Augusta – Quorn – Hawker Today was a short day with 100 kms of TAR road and 100 kms of Pure offroading.I started from Port Augusta and reached quorn,stopped for a quick coffee break.Spotted an information center nearby,went there to inquire about the places around which can be explored.Information centers in …

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One Last Ride in the Down Under – Day 2

Day 2 – Mildura – Renmark – Port Pirie – Port Augusta Map for today Mildura region sits at the intersection of two states of Australia.It is the place where most of the country’s dried fruit, grapes, citrus, almonds, pistachios, olives, carrots and asparagus are grown.Fruit picking is a very popular job here..people from all …

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One Last Ride in the Down Under – Day 1

Day 1 – Melbourne – Bendigo – Ouyen – Mildura 7 months of fun,7 months of memories and every second of those 7 months to cherish for lifetime.These were my life’s one of the best days,where i lived my dream to ride in foreign Nation.My term was ending in AUS and my return was happening …

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Drive to Lakes Entrance and Snowy River Road – Australia – DAY 2

Day 2 – Jindabyne – Thredbo – Mt Kosciuszko Summit – Woodonga – Melbourne Last night’s spicy food from the Indian restaurant took the toll for good and everybody was awake by 7 AM to release the heat¬†.Where alarm clock fails,these kind of accidental/innovative ways works very well to make an early start in the …

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Drive to Lakes Entrance and Snowy River Road – Australia – DAY 1

Day 1 – Melbourne – Lakes Entrance – Buchan Caves – Jindabyne¬† This one was long due,Drive happened in December when one of our roommate ‘Neeraj’ was returning back to India.Since then this log has been struggling to come in existence.We started on Friday evening…and Melbourne to Lakes Entrance was a straight drive.Since i didn’t …

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Grampians National Park – Solo Ride to the Trekker’s Paradise – Australia – DAY 2

Day 2 – Halls Gap – Pinnacle Trek – Dunkeld – Ballarat – Melbourne As suggested by the spanish mates in the evening,My morning started with the search operation of the starting point of the Pinnacle Point trek.I reached wonderland car park to get on with trek which was on the way to Boroka look …

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Grampians National Park – Solo Ride to the Trekker’s Paradise – Australia – DAY 1

Day 1 – Melbounre – Ballarat – Aarat – Halls Gap(Grampians National Park) Halls Gap was just 260 Kms away from Melbourne,A relaxed half day ride for me.I started at the usual time around 09 AM.First pit stop was near Ballarat at a so called Fort.The day i came to Australia,i have been searching for …

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Solo ride to Black Spur and A near miss to Mt Buller – Australia – DAY 2

Day 2 – Yea – Alexandra – Lake Eildon – Healsville – Melbourne Map for the day On the second day i was suppose to visit Mt Buller as per my yesterday’s plan.But since i did not get any accommodation in Mansfield,I decided to skip it.I visited the information center in Yea to get an …

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Solo ride to Black Spur and A near miss to Mt Buller – Australia – DAY 1

Day 1 – Melbourne – Marysville – Lake Mountains – Woods Point – Mansfield – Yea The original plan was to cover Alpine National park,but i ended up doing this unfinished Black Spur stretch.And then it became a whole new plan with 50-60 Kms of an unexpected offroading adventure. Map for Day 1 The stretch …

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Melbourne Motorcycle Expo 2012 – PART 3

Melbourne Motorcycle Expo is very well recognized within the motorcycle industry and expo visitors as a major feature within the national motorcycle calendar. The shows are popular as a launch pad for the motorcycle industry to showcase the latest in Motorcycles, accessories, motorcycle related products and services. In return the shows are a mecca for …

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Melbourne Motorcycle Expo 2012 – PART 2

Melbourne Motorcycle Expo is very well recognized within the motorcycle industry and expo visitors as a major feature within the national motorcycle calendar. The shows are popular as a launch pad for the motorcycle industry to showcase the latest in Motorcycles, accessories, motorcycle related products and services. In return the shows are a mecca for …

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Drive/Trek/Camp – Wilsons Promontory National Park – Australia – Day 2

Day 2 – Tidal River – Tidal River Trek – Leongatha – Pakenham – Melbourne Map for the day We had a eventful night..Lots of beer with cards..Lots of Rains in the night with heavy winds…Lots of farts and running around to save our self from the Cold.With no luck on being successful..we just left …

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Melbourne Motorcycle Expo 2012 – PART 1

In Melbourne motorcycle expo,There were over 130 exhibitors displaying all the latest in motorcycles, accessories and motorcycle related products and services. Apart from this there was a Stunt show by Lukey followed by some stunts from the dirt bikers as well.Lets get started with some real action. Honda CBR500R Parallel Twin – Bridging the gap …

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Ride to Great Ocean Road – Australia – Day 2

Day 2 – Port Campbell – 12 Apostles – Bay of Islands – Cobden – Camperdown – Colac – Geelong – Melbourne Map for the day While everybody else was still asleep till 08:00 AM.I woke up and went for the complimentary breakfast.Had plenty of juice to get rid of the last night hangover.I packed …

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Drive/Trek/Camp – Wilsons Promontory National Park – Australia – DAY 1- PART 2

As we finished the sparkes look out walk in Wilsons Promontory Park.We reached back at the parking lot,stuffed ourselves in the car and moved ahead.Haven’t gone much far and we stopped again at a trail which was leading us to a beach – Squeaky beach was the name.In thirst of finding some Bikini girls or …

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Drive/Trek/Camp – Wilsons Promontory National Park – Australia – DAY 1 -PART 1

Day 1 – Melbourne – Lang Lang – Leongatha – Tidal River(Wilsons Promonotary National park) Map For today Two days dedicated to live a different kind of experience.An impromptu plan got materialized over the Friday night drinks and when we woke up in the morning..we were on our way to Wilsons Promonotary National park for …

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Ride to Great Ocean Road – Australia – Day 1

Day 1 – Melbourne – Torquay – Anglesea – Lorne – Apollo Bay – Port Campbell Map for today This ride was done with fellow Office collegues.While they choose to be in Cages,I preferred my mode of travelling.So three cars and a bike starts their two days journey to Great Ocean Road.I started early as …

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