Cycling in Sydney Australia
Given warming and drought should we be thinking about changed land management practices? Should we be adopting aboriginal land management practices which seemed to work well for the last 50,000 years?Continue
Many people are put off cycling by a fear of cars and heavy vehicles. When will we see the 300km dedicated bicycle bicycle routes that Infrastructure Australia is supposedly seeking? Such a system…Continue
Fabric has a great reputation for comfortable saddles. Which is more comfortable, scoop radius or a cell radius?Continue
I used to belt down Sydney Road to Manly but I began to get the dreaded speed wobbles - frightened the crap out of me. Tried clamping my knees to the top tube - made it worse. Light hands on the bars - who writes this crap, the wobbles were so bad you simply hung on for dear life. Who else has had this problem and what did they do…Continue
My better half and I just spent a week tandem riding on the Clare Valley Riesling Trail about 110kms north of Adelaide South Australia
We began by basing ourselves at the Rising Sun Hotel at Auburn. Lovely old historic hotel clean and comfortable run by a wonderful family and staff providing excellent company, food and wine.
Rising Sun Hotel Auburn
We spent the first day exploring Auburn. A beautiful old town with many…Continue
Is there a frame builder in Sydney who would fit S+S or Ritchey Breakaway couplings to a Surly LHT? Which is the better coupling for touring?