Continent: Oceania  

Country: Australia  

10 article(s) found.

Southeast Australia

May/June 2017

Southeast Australia

To experience as many different environments as possible, in only three weeks: this is our mission. What better place to attempt such a journey than Australia, a beautiful and largely unknown country with a population of only 24 million people. Aboard an R 1200 GS, I’m joined by a group of seven other riders. Traveling from heights of 6,050 feet to depths of 50 feet below sea level, in temperatures ranging from 50-degree mornings to 112-degree afternoons, we are surrounded by a menagerie of wild animals roaming freely through multicolored landscapes. Australia answered our challenge with unparalleled adventure.
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Southeast Australia
World Travelers: Australia Coasting Down Under

January/February 2014

World Travelers: Australia Coasting Down Under

The arid air of Western Australia tugs at the peaks of our enduro helmets, and we’re about to change worlds. Behind us is red Martian dust, ancient history, and beautiful isolation. Easing off the throttle, we bounce from our sandy track onto the asphalt and enter the modern world of electric convenience, noise, and the Internet.
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Australia's Outback: The World's Longest Shortcut

November/December 2013

Australia's Outback: The World's Longest Shortcut

I’d commented to Lisa that I wanted a ‘big’ ride. “I need some dirt, sand, raw beauty, and a little danger. Well, just enough to shake me up a little,” I’d continued naively. 
I should have known better.
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The Great Ocean Road

July/August 2007

The Great Ocean Road

I love Aussie meat pies. Like Vegemite, they're a staple in the Australian diet. But I also discovered recently from Food Standards Australia New Zealand that the ubiquitous pie may contain any of the following: beef, buffalo, camel, cattle, deer, goat, hare, pig, poultry, rabbit, sheep and/or kangaroo, including snouts, ears, tongue roots, tendons and blood vessels!
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