Sydney is busy being baked by bushfires, meanwhile, monsoon in Melbourne… Adrian, keep your day job, that’s almost good enough for a sub-editor at The Age, but not quite.
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Clyde Mountain cycling・ 3 mins
Keeping in touch with my roots, I read Tim the Yowie Man’s column from the Canberra Times on local history of the Canberra area. I’d bookmarked The downhill daredevils who conquered The Clyde – two cyclists riding from Canberra to the coast in 1943 – and read it this afternoon, prompting almost a stream-of-consciousness of memories of a similar trip. There aren’t many routes to take so it almost parallels the trip Richard & I made after the end of year 12; the road much improved from 1943 in that article, but for us two eighteen year olds quite an adventure, and given how long ago it was and that I can’t find anything I wrote about it, strong memories... [cont.]