A happy ride around Australia (third attempt) - CycleBlaze

A happy ride around Australia (third attempt)

By Vince McCarthy
10,975 km (6,815 miles) over 196 days since May 25, 2022
Introduction heart 10
Route heart 14
The bike heart 20
The gear heart 12
Travel to starting point heart 6
Final preparation day heart 6
Day 1 Katherine to Limestone Rest Area heart 46
Day 2: Limestone rest area to Mathison rest area heart 35
Day 3: Mathison rest area to Victoria River heart 56
Day 4: Victoria River to Skull Creek heart 50
Day 5: Skull Creek to Timber Creek heart 56
Day 6: Timber Creek to East Baines rest area heart 42
Day 7: East Baines rest area to Saddle Creek rest area heart 59
Day 8: Saddle Creek rest area to Alan Kellet rest area heart 25
Day 9: Alan Kellet rest area to Kununurra heart 45
Day 10: Rest day heart 71
Day 11: Rest day heart 36
Day 12: Kununurra to Cockburn rest area heart 36
Day 13: Cockburn rest area to El Questro Station heart 84
Day 14: Rest day heart 39
Day 15: El Questro Station to Bindoola Falls heart 86
Day 16: Bindoola Falls to Bamboo Creek heart 59
Day 17: Bamboo Creek to Ellenbrae Station heart 54
Day 18: Ellenbrae Station to Russ Creek heart 72
Day 19: Russ Creek to Kalumburu turn off heart 124
Day 20: Kalumburu turn off to Hann River heart 82
Day 21: Hann River to Manning Gorge heart 66
Day 22: Manning Gorge to Adcock Gorge heart 107
Day 23: Adcock Gorge to Imintji heart 56
Day 24: Imintji to Miluwindi Conservation Park heart 85
Day 25: Miluwindi Conservation Park to Lennard River heart 91
Day 26: Lennard River to Birdwood Downs Station heart 78
Day 27: Birdwood Downs Station to Derby heart 51
Day 28: Derby to Willare Bridge Roadhouse heart 48
Day 29: Willare Bridge Roadhouse to Nillibubbica rest area heart 51
Day 30: Nillibubbica rest area to Broome's Gateway caravan park heart 59
Day 31: Broome's Gateway caravan park to Broome heart 45
Day 32: Rest day heart 94
Day 33: Broome to Roebuck Plains roadhouse heart 30
Day 34: Roebuck Plains roadhouse to Barn Hill Station heart 87
Day 35: Barn Hill Station to Stanley rest area heart 48
Day 36: Stanley rest area to Sandfire roadhouse heart 73
Day 37: Sandfire roadhouse to 80 Mile Beach heart 63
Day 38: 80 Mile Beach to Pardoo roadhouse heart 43
Day 39: Pardoo roadhouse to De Grey rest area heart 50
Day 40: De Grey rest area to South Hedland heart 93
Day 41: Rest day heart 36
Day 42: South Hedland to Peawah River heart 53
Day 43: Peawah River to Roeburne heart 75
Day 44: Roeburne to Miaree Pool rest area heart 44
Day 45: Miaree Pools rest area to Fortescue River roadhouse heart 60
Day 46: Fortescue River roadhouse to Robe River rest area heart 52
Day 46: Robe River to Cane River heart 58
Day 47: Cane River to Nanutarra roadhouse heart 56
Day 48: Rest day heart 12
Day 49: Nanutarra roadhouse to Yannarie rest area heart 85
Day 50: Yannarie rest area to Garalia Homestay heart 47
Day 51: Garalia Homestay to Bullara Station heart 57
Day 52: Bullara Station to Exmouth heart 39
Day 53: Rest day heart 60
Day 54: Rest day heart 66
Day 55: Exmouth to Bullara Station heart 25
Day 56: Bullara Station to Coral Bay heart 79
Day 57: Rest day. heart 67
Day 58: Coral Bay to Lydon River rest area heart 62
Day 59: Lydon River rest area to Minilya roadhouse heart 41
Day 60: Minilya roadhouse to Yalabia rest area heart 59
Day 61: Yalabia rest area to Carnarvon heart 55
Day 62: Carnarvon to Edaggee rest area heart 33
Day 63: Edaggee rest area to Wooramel roadhouse heart 39
Day 64: Wooramel roadhouse to Overlander roadhouse heart 40
Day 65: Overlander roadhouse to Billabong heart 71
Day 66: Rest day heart 7
Day 67: Billabong to Nerren Nerren rest area heart 63
Day 68: Billabong to Nerren Nerren rest area heart 62
Day 69: Nerren Nerren rest area to Northampton heart 78
Day 70: Northampton to Geraldton heart 83
Day 71: Geraldton to Dongara heart 80
Day 72: Dongara to Freshwater Point North heart 111
Day 73: Freshwater Point North to Leeman heart 71
Day 74: Leeman to Cervantes heart 81
Day 75: Cervantes to Ledge Point heart 87
Day 76: Ledge Point to Yanchep National Park heart 99
Day 77: Yanchep National Park to Perth heart 46
Day 78 to Day 81: Rest days heart 108
Day 82: Perth to Mundaring heart 70
Day 83: Mundaring to Carinyah heart 103
Day 84: Carinyah to Wungong heart 55
Day 85: Wungong to Dandelup heart 83
Day 86: Dandalup to Dwellingup heart 65
Day 87: Dwellingup to Bidjar Nigoulin heart 67
Day 88: Bidjar Nigoulin to Lake Brockman heart 59
Day 89: Lake Brockman to Yarri heart 72
Day 90: Yarri to Collie heart 70
Day 91: Collie to Nglang Boodja heart 95
Day 92: Nglang Boodja to Donnybrook heart 49
Day 93: Rest day heart 4
Day 94: Donnybrook to Jarrahwood heart 39
Day 95: Jarrahwood to Donnelly River heart 108
Day 96: Donnelly River to Manjimup heart 98
Day 97: Manjimup to Quinninup heart 56
Day 98: Quinninup to Pemberton heart 41
Day 99: Pemberton to Northcliffe heart 82
Day 100: Northcliffe to Yirra Kartta heart 61
Day 101: Yirra Kartta to Kwokralup Beela heart 69
Day 102: Kwokralup Beela to Walpole heart 72
Day 103: Rest day. heart 51
Day 104: Walpole to Booner Mundak heart 88
Day 105: Booner Mundak to Jinung Beigabup heart 77
Day 106: Jinung Beigabup to Denmark heart 79
Day 107: Denmark to Albany heart 70
Day 108: Rest day heart 41
Day 109: Rest day heart 9
Day 110: Albany to Wellstead heart 81
Day 111: Wellstead to Jerramungup heart 33
Day 112: Jerramungup to Ravensthorpe heart 135
Day 113: Ravensthorpe to Ned's Corner rest area heart 64
Day 114: Ned's Corner rest area to Esperance heart 75
Day 115: Rest day heart 16
Day 116: Esperance to Salmon Gums heart 49
Day 117: Salmon Gums to Norseman heart 61
Day 118: Norseman to bush camp heart 44
Day 119: Bush camp to Balladonia heart 49
Day 120: Balladonia to Baxter's rest area heart 52
Day 121: Baxter's rest area to Caiguna heart 52
Day 122: Rest day heart 42
Day 123: Ciaguna to Moonera rest area heart 105
Day 124: Moonera rest area to Moondini Bluff rest area heart 50
Day 125: Moondini Bluff rest area to Mundrabilla heart 50
Day 126: Mundrabilla to Border Village heart 102
Day 127: Border Village to bush camp heart 85
Day 128: Bush camp to Nullarbor heart 38
Day 129: Rest day heart 57
Day 130: Nullarbor to Winny Wombat rest area heart 82
Day 131: Winny Wombat rest area to Nundroo heart 52
Day 132: Nundroo to Penong heart 84
Day 133: Penong to Ceduna heart 56
Day 134: Ceduna to Smoky Bay heart 90
Day 135: Smoky Bay to Streaky Bay heart 66
Day 136: Rest day heart 49
Day 136: Streaky Bay to Venus Bay heart 147
Day 137: Venus Bay to Elliston heart 69
Day 138: Elliston to Mount Hope rest area heart 108
Day 139: Mount Hope rest area to Coffin Bay heart 101
Day 140: Coffin Bay to Port Lincoln heart 119
Day 141: Rest day heart 66
Day 142: Rest day heart 86
Day 143: Port Lincoln to Port Neill heart 53
Day 144: Port Neill to Cowell heart 75
Day 145: Cowell to Port Wakefield heart 115
Day 146: Port Wakefield to Adelaide heart 118
Day 147: Rest day heart 108
Day 148: Adelaide to Aldinga heart 24
Day 149: Aldinga to Kangaroo Island heart 135
Day 150: Rest day heart 143
Day 151: Rest day heart 169
Day 152: Rest day heart 154
Day 153: Rest day heart 6
Day 154: Kangaroo Island to Cape Jervis heart 51
Day 155-157: Rest days heart 8
Day 158: Cape Jervis to Port Elliot heart 67
Day 159: Port Elliot to Wellington heart 125
Day 160: Wellington to Meningie heart 98
Day 161: Meningie to Oystercatcher heart 98
Day 162: Oystercatcher to Salt Creek heart 10
Day 163: Rest day heart 23
Day 164: Salt Creek to Kingston SE heart 65
Day 165: Kingston SE to Beachport heart 97
Day 166: Beachport to Mt Gambier heart 142
Day 167: Mt Gambier to Portland heart 116
Day 168: Portland to Port Fairy heart 192
Day 169: Port Fairy to Peterborough heart 112
Day 170: Rest Day heart 6
Day 171: Peterborough to Princetown heart 78
Day 172: Princetown to Apollo Bay heart 88
Day 173: Apollo Bay to Lorne heart 96
Day 174: Lorne to Geelong heart 130
Day 175-176: Rest days heart 18
Day 177: Geelong to Stony Point heart 30
Day 178: Stony Point to Inverloch heart 89
Day 179: Inverloch to Yarram heart 102
Day 180: Yarram to Sale heart 93
Day 181: Sale to Bairnsdale heart 54
Day 182: Bairnsdale to Nowa Nowa heart 77
Day 183: Nowa Nowa to Newmerella heart 128
Day 184: Newmerella to Goongerah heart 80
Day 185: Goongerah to Bombala heart 89
Day 186: Bombala to Cooma heart 72
Day 187: Cooma to home heart 68
Final word heart 10
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