Masterbrewer Rides Taradale/Castlemaine/Maldon Goldfields, Vic, Australia

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  1. XRman

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    Symbiosis.
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    I'll drink to that :freaky
  3. XRman

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    I have posted the WTF part one on Taut so you can lookat the map and see where I went to the wineries. Did you ride over from S.A. or trailer the DR?
  4. masterbrewer

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    My arse isn't that tough. :lol3
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    Apply metho!!!!!!!
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    I thought you would have recommended Tiger Balm :jack
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    Another few days exploring this interesting area east of Taradale .....

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    This road was incorporated over a granite rock ? :hmmmmm

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    with enticing tracks beyond :raabia

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  8. masterbrewer

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    Then north towards Bendigo ...... then west to ......

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    At this time of year the blue area was quite accurately representing the amount of water :confused

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    Then back towards touristy spots near Maldon

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    with intriguing building styles matching the lay of the land in Chewton :lol3

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    Next day produced even better tracks :rayof

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    to get different :evil camera angles

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  11. masterbrewer

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    On to Mt Macedon to finally reach the summit :ricky

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  12. dunc

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    nice pics
    that area looks interesting
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    .... and being pleasantly surprised with the number of 'off touristy' tracks back down :wings

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    With no GPS tracks to offer for the geeks among us :hide

    I did an anticlockwise loop around the base of the mountain and found the fabulous Gap Rd to Cherokee and beyond :wings

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    and onto the Burke & Wills Track to ........

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    ....... the fabulous Ridge Road through ....

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    Despite the State Government, like all state governments, fleecing as much of everything they can get their hands on :jack

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    It was another fantastic few days in the saddle. :ricky

    Undoubtedly there will be more to come in the future, hopefully with more local company. :webers

    Cheers & wishing everyone a Happy and a rubber side down New Years :thumb
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  17. XRman

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    :hide OK I resemble that remark! No GPS means we cant work out where the hell you went. Get with the program MB!
    Enjoying your RR anyway.
  18. masterbrewer

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    Thanks XRman, love following your exploits & ride reports :thumb, but you gotta realise I'm old like Trev :gerg

    However ........ 'course you can follow me, just look at a map ( even if it is online :D ) and join the dots (hints), haven't you played a game like that before, there's not that many roads/tracks. :deal

    Look forward to riding with you soon. :webers
  19. Xerosene

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    That'd be north of Taradale :) in Elphinstone/Faraday.
    Good ol' McKittericks Rd. Just a few k's from my place. Plenty of wandering cows and goats to keep it interesting on those back roads.
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    Lets move this over to Ride Reports for everyone to share. :thumb