Day 131: Winny Wombat rest area to Nundroo - A happy ride around Australia (third attempt) - CycleBlaze

October 5, 2022

Day 131: Winny Wombat rest area to Nundroo

Start: 8:40am
Distance: 45km
Ride time: 1:58hours
Average:  23km/hr 
Max: 34km/hr
Finish: 11:50am

My sleep last night was disturbed by a few trucks coming into the rest area. This ended with me having a long sleep in. It was great.

Today's scenery had big trees.
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Sheep grazing land.
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And wheat.
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I enjoyed another good tailwind. 

It was a short ride to the Nundroo roadhouse. I arrived at lunchtime.

Today's big truck.
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Mike AylingW0nder what one of those tyres cost?
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Vince McCarthyI wonder how they install them. They must have a massive crane.
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And had a terrific lamb roganjosh.
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It was great to eat some spice instead of hamburgers. 

I considered riding further but I was having a lazy day and decided to stay here.

When I walked out of the shop, a couple caravaners kindly gave me a  cold beer and a coke.

Craig overtook me yesterday and is now one day ahead. He will end his ride in Ceduna and stay there a few nights. I'll catch up with him then.

And a veggie karma for dinner. The best roadhouse food on the Nullarbor.
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$8!
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Today's ride: 45 km (28 miles)
Total: 7,707 km (4,786 miles)

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Toby TesterHi Vince, it's Toby. I was following your 2nd attempt and somewhat late in catching up with your 3rd. But glad I have! Good on you. I'm steeped in admiration. Love your simple prose. I'm now bookmarking your blogs so I don't lose you again.
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Vince McCarthyG'day Toby, thanks for coming back and following along!
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