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Walloon Walkabout

Today I walked a large 20km loop through the rural tracks around Walloon while Eric rode a larger 60km loop. We had no idea who would get back first.

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West to Walloon

We’ve enjoyed several rides there before, so when my friend, Neil Bang (“Bangers”) asked if I’d like to join him for another adventure to Walloon, how could I refuse?

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Walloon Revisted – The Movie

My friend and riding buddy, Tony, took a great video of our ride to Walloon last week. Enjoy 🙂

Walloon Revisited

I’ve ridden to Walloon a few times in the last year, and had been planning a return visit for the last couple of months. The only problem is that we’ve had heavy rain which made some of the …

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Scenic Rim (Multi-day)

Sometimes I feel the urge to get on my bike and ride off into the sunset for a few days. Today was one of those days.

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Sapling Pocket

Sapling Pocket is an Ipswich City Council reserve tucked away in a secluded bend of the Brisbane River between Pine Mountain and Fernvale.

On his webside, Upstream Paddle,  canoeist Peter Ringland describes this section of the river as “the jewel in the crown” for paddling in South East Queensland, …

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Belhaven

“Belhaven” is a 150 hectare cattle property that sits atop the Little Liverpool Range at Tallegalla west of Ipswich.  When the landowners generously allowed us to explore their property, we jumped at the opportunity.

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Tracing Train Tracks

Today’s adventure traced out a loop from Pine Mountain to Walloon following rail trails and railway lines for most of the way.

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