(Originally posted Tuesday 13 March, 2007)
Hi. Well, our Australian ride begins this friday, as our European ride looms ever closer. Please, if you have any comments feel free to post them. We would love some feedback on our site. This is the itinerary of the ride in Oz:
Friday 16 March – depart Mount Gambier 11am.
Media: ABC Regional Radio SA, Border Watch, WIN SA News.
Escort by penny farthing bike through city via G&D Cycles, following address at Tenison Woods College school assembly. Meet Dartmoor Primary School students at town perimeter and cycle to school to address assembly.
Public function at Dartmoor District Museum 4 – 6 pm.
Saturday 17 March – depart Dartmoor 9 am; arrive Heywood 11am.
Sunday 18 March – depart Heywood 12pm; arrive Warrnambool 4pm
Monday 19 March – depart Warrnambool 8am.
Media: ABC Regional Radio Vic, Warrnambool Standard [to be confirmed]
Arrive Geelong 5pm
Function and address at Lions’ Club of Geelong.
Tuesday 20 March – depart Geelong 10am via Degrandi Sports Store, and G&D cycles, Werribee.
Media: Geelong Advertiser, Geelong Times [to be confirmed]
Arrive Melbourne Town Hall 3pm, deliver message of greeting to Lord Mayor John So, from Mayor of Mount Gambier Steve Perryman
Media: ABC Radio, ‘Weekly Times’ [to be confirmed]