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Forum: Australia 06-25-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,947
Posted By Auntie_BB
+1 I've done 2 big trips (about 10,000km) with...

+1
I've done 2 big trips (about 10,000km) with my sister as pillion in the last 6 months.
Plan on stopping every 100km, even if it's just for 5 minutes. Pack light. Do a load of washing every 3rd...
Forum: Australia 06-12-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 17,592
Views: 2,121,662
Posted By Auntie_BB
artistic crema? ...

artistic crema?
http://www.demilked.com/magazine/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/3d-latte-art-by-kazuki-yamamoto-part-2-thumb640.jpg
Forum: Australia 06-05-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,341
Posted By Auntie_BB
Hmm.. I do remember Doc 'flying' on to the stage...

Hmm.. I do remember Doc 'flying' on to the stage with one of those special stage harnesses. As to the rest of the lineup, sorry, lost in the sands of time. Dragon? Mondo Rock? Hoodoo Gurus? Sunny...
Forum: Australia 06-05-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,341
Posted By Auntie_BB
I remember seeing The Angels as part of the '5...

I remember seeing The Angels as part of the '5 Bands for 5 Bucks' lineup when the Syd Ent Cent first opened. As a naive 15yo I was shocked to see Doc smoking on stage. And now as a naive 46yo I've...
Forum: Australia 05-29-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,358
Posted By Auntie_BB
Hi oodeano, you cheeky bugger you :wave I have...

Hi oodeano, you cheeky bugger you :wave I have not yet had the pleasure(?) of having to pick up the GS. Came close once or twice in Tassie over Easter when my sister nearly pulled us over when...
Forum: Australia 05-29-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,358
Posted By Auntie_BB
you wash your mouth out young man! lumbering...

you wash your mouth out young man! lumbering behemoth indeed!
my GS is a truckasaurus

:D
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,358
Posted By Auntie_BB
sounds perfect for a 1200GS :D well, that's...

sounds perfect for a 1200GS :D
well, that's what this girlie would take :sweeti

only kidding - take 3 x DR's - they're light, have a low seat height, can carry loads and can be fixed with...
Forum: Australia 05-25-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,134
Posted By Auntie_BB
many (many) moons ago I had a heart-stopping...

many (many) moons ago I had a heart-stopping moment on the expressway when a poorly installed plug in the front tyre of a borrowed RZ250 decided to fall out. I think the tyre went from fully inflated...
Forum: Australia 05-25-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 6,933
Posted By Auntie_BB
Australian Electric Superbikes - airing on TVS...

Australian Electric Superbikes - airing on TVS (Channel 44, Sydney)

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Forum: Australia 05-24-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 387
Views: 31,388
Posted By Auntie_BB
YAY! Lovely to hear that things are going so...

YAY! Lovely to hear that things are going so well, and I hope to see you out on the road soon.
Big hugs, Carolyn
Forum: Australia 05-21-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 17,592
Views: 2,121,662
Posted By Auntie_BB
Please enter your new password: "cabbage" ...

Please enter your new password:
"cabbage"
Sorry, the password must be more than 8 characters.
"boiled cabbage"
Sorry, the password must contain 1 numerical character.
"1 boiled cabbage"
Sorry,...
Forum: Australia 05-14-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 10,093
Posted By Auntie_BB
quick! - someone hide this thread from ATGreg -...

quick! - someone hide this thread from ATGreg - although, I think he's quite happy with the XTZ now
Forum: Australia 05-08-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,028
Posted By Auntie_BB
I find that earplugs get pretty manky after a...

I find that earplugs get pretty manky after a days' use - not so much from ear wax, but from being constantly rolled up and compressed with dirty/sweaty hands. They also lose their effectiveness...
Forum: Australia 05-06-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,152
Posted By Auntie_BB
And try & keep walking around to a minimum whist...

And try & keep walking around to a minimum whist wearing your over-pants. I reckon the friction & subsequent stretching & wear on the seams caused by walking is the major contributing factor to wet...
Forum: Australia 05-05-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,795
Posted By Auntie_BB
If he's anything like me then he's either lost or...

If he's anything like me then he's either lost or broken his mobile and hasn't yet gotten around to replacing it.
Or maybe he left it at the mistress's place? :wink:
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,809
Posted By Auntie_BB
Where can I find a husband like Nev that'll buy...

Where can I find a husband like Nev that'll buy me interesting bikes?
It's just not fair :cry

Hey, future husband type person - I'll have a Gilera CX125 and a Yamaha XJ650 Turbo for starters,...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 11,719
Posted By Auntie_BB
My bike! My beloved baby bike! What's she doing...

My bike! My beloved baby bike! What's she doing on a trailer?

Was that part of the Flinder's trip that Russ still r<!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <o:OfficeDocumentSettings> <o:AllowPNG/> ...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 11,719
Posted By Auntie_BB
Danger - wide load

Well, seeing as this is the view that Nev had, we'll have to assume it's my big arse GS that does it for Nev, and not my sister's teeny tiny butt.
...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 11,719
Posted By Auntie_BB
Actually, Nev is a real gentleman. He's followed...

Actually, Nev is a real gentleman. He's followed in my wheel tracks for many, many km and has never once shown an inclination to want to overtake.
Hey! Wait a minute - my sister was pillion on my...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 17,592
Views: 2,121,662
Posted By Auntie_BB
did someone say hairy beaver? ...

did someone say hairy beaver?

http://authorjim.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/woodchuck34.jpg?w=353&h=216

oops, my mistake - it's a woodchuck
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 11,719
Posted By Auntie_BB
Now, who could possibly forget you Nev? :D

Now, who could possibly forget you Nev? :D
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 11,719
Posted By Auntie_BB
errr... I think you may have me confused with...

errr... I think you may have me confused with another aunty (auntymal ??)

my boof ed'ed mates are all mods - someone has to be friendly towards them, it may as well be me
Forum: Australia 04-30-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 11,719
Posted By Auntie_BB
I'll be there

I'll be there
Forum: Australia 04-09-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 951
Posted By Auntie_BB
You can't go wrong with that 650 motor, but plan...

You can't go wrong with that 650 motor, but plan on upgrading the standard suspension.
Forum: Australia 04-06-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 387
Views: 31,388
Posted By Auntie_BB
Hi Bala :wave Wonderful, excellent news :clap ...

Hi Bala :wave
Wonderful, excellent news :clap
Hope to see you out and about soon.
Forum: Australia 04-06-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 10,693
Posted By Auntie_BB
a 12GS !! :huh Respect :bow Bloody hell. I...

a 12GS !! :huh
Respect :bow
Bloody hell. I love my GS but there's no way I'd do the Canning on it. Primarily cause it'd be such a big pig to pick up, and I think I'd be doing a lot of that.
Forum: Australia 04-03-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,851
Posted By Auntie_BB
eerrr.. . . I'm sure a couple of my friends will...

eerrr.. . . I'm sure a couple of my friends will be doing the Alpine
Me?
Nope.
I'm not a happy camper at the best of times. To camp in the middle of winter where there's a good chance of snow?...
Forum: Australia 04-02-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,851
Posted By Auntie_BB
http://thestranded.files.wordpress.com/2014/02/bur...

http://thestranded.files.wordpress.com/2014/02/burns-excellent.gif
Forum: Australia 04-02-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,851
Posted By Auntie_BB
9 days til I start annual leave 13 days til I...

9 days til I start annual leave
13 days til I leave Sydney, and
15 days til we board the ferry :freaky
Forum: Australia 04-02-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,851
Posted By Auntie_BB
T'wasn't me. I was still at school. Didn't get my...

T'wasn't me. I was still at school. Didn't get my first bike until '87.

Awww. . . crap. I'm so old :gerg

Meh :dunno
27 years later and probably a million km under the wheels and I still...
Forum: Australia 04-02-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,851
Posted By Auntie_BB
You must be riding with the wrong people and/or...

You must be riding with the wrong people and/or attending the wrong events. There's always lots of women with the touring group I ride with. There's even a reasonable percentage of those lazy Gen...
Forum: Australia 04-01-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,851
Posted By Auntie_BB
If you're paying, then I'll ride the world with...

If you're paying, then I'll ride the world with you.
You can start by buying me a BMW F800GS Adventure :D
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,416
Posted By Auntie_BB
Hmm... a bit pricey. I paid $13k for my 2010 with...

Hmm... a bit pricey. I paid $13k for my 2010 with 77,000km, 2 new tyres, 12 months rego, Givi racks and topbox and lots of little extra bits like pivot pegs and spot lights.
Talk 'em down to $8,500...
Forum: Australia 03-31-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,234
Posted By Auntie_BB
Damn it Russ. I fell for that one - hook, line...

Damn it Russ. I fell for that one - hook, line and sinker :doh
It'd be a good trip though.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,642
Posted By Auntie_BB
+2 All the cops here have back-to-base...

+2
All the cops here have back-to-base computers in their cars. They've already run your rego through the system before they're out of the car.
Makes it bloody hard to talk your way out of a...
Forum: Australia 03-31-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,234
Posted By Auntie_BB
Hi sidetrack :wave Hi stretch :wave I'll...

Hi sidetrack :wave

Hi stretch :wave I'll be passing through your part of the world in a few weeks for the start of my trip down to Tassie. We should do lunch. I'll send you an email.
Forum: Australia 03-31-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,234
Posted By Auntie_BB
Damn! You're on the ball.

Damn! You're on the ball.
Forum: Australia 03-31-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,234
Posted By Auntie_BB
Front number plates (again)

Just saw this on the AMCN page on Facebook:

HELMET NUMBER PLATES INTRODUCED
Victorian motorcyclists will need to display a front number plate from next month onwards, under new laws passed by...
Forum: Australia 03-31-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 2,630
Views: 432,320
Posted By Auntie_BB
Ortlieb panniers $149 pair

OK OK - they're for a pushbike, but I think they'd be great on a DR-Z or TT-R or even a V-Strom
available on-line or at Cell Bikes Stanmore & Fitzroy
...
Forum: Australia 03-27-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 23,020
Posted By Auntie_BB
I'm pretty sure that they can't/shouldn't

I'm pretty sure that they can't/shouldn't
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