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North Stradbroke Island

Each time I visit Straddie I think to myself “Why have I waited so long to come back to this amazing place?” 

After visiting for a quick overnighter last weekend, I indulgently decided go back a couple of days later.  Two ferry trips to North Stradbroke Island in less than …

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The Big Northside Ride

Today’s ride followed a lazy 110km loop through bushland and bike tracks to the north of Brisbane.

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Moreton Island

Winter, with its clear skies and cool days,  is the perfect time to visit Moreton Island.  And best of all – by visiting mid-week, we had the place to ourselves.

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Up & Down

“That’s the second week in a row we’ve visited a place we won’t be coming back to!”

My riding buddies were right. The D’Aguilar Range has some steep hills. Some of them are best done on foot, not by bike.

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A Tough Day Out

Today’s adventure challenged our endurance as we followed a large hilly loop through the D’Aguilar Range.

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Russell Island

Surrounded by the sparkling blue water of Southern Moreton Bay, Russell Island is a fascinating place.  We spent the day exploring it.

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Cooling Off

During Queensland summers, the most enjoyable rides are short and have swimming spots.

Today’s ride fit the bill perfectly.

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Samsonvale

Paddling on Lake Samsonvale is like jumping into a postcard. When my friend Michael offered me the chance to try it, I didn’t hesitate.

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