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Woondum

Woondum National Park spans the picturesque mountains near Gympie.  It’s a perfect place to explore on a mountain bike.

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Big Kids on Bikes

I enjoyed hours of fun as child on my bike, rolling around the local neighborhood with friends.

Today, when Calum took us for a spin around some local trails, I realized I am still that same kid, just in an older body.

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Bribie

Today we rode our fat bikes along the shoreline of Bribie Island for as long as we could, before the tide came in.

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Tabletop

Tabletop is an unusual-looking mountain near Toowoomba.  Today we rode and pushed our bikes up some steep hills so we could hike to the top.

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Gorman’s Gap

Almost 200 years ago, a convict named John Baker escaped the brutal Moreton Bay penal colony to live with the Goomburra Aboriginal People in the Lockyer Valley.  He walked long distances with them following winding tracks up and down the Great Dividing Range.  Today we followed some of those tracks.

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Go North!

Have you ever wanted to take a short break from everyday life and run away for a couple of days?  I have, so I did.

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Bike and Boat

“Let’s paddle from my house to the end of the North Pine River!”

Simon nodded positively at my suggestion.

“But let’s take the bikes!”

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Byron Bay

It’s easy to overheat when we ride our bikes on long hot summer days. That’s why I was quick to say “yes” when Jason invited us to join him for a ride on the beach at beautiful Byron Bay.

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