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Things done when not riding

Discussion in 'Australia' started by Beet, Sep 12, 2019.

  1. Beet

    Beet adventurer

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    Why is my local pub originally called “Union Hotel”. Asked all in bar this after noon. No idea but they like the idea of “Uniting the Comunity”.
    Before pub visit, spent a far part of day doing-
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  2. TenereMark

    TenereMark Where are we????????

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    Thanks for trying, Beet. Some older pubs sometimes have a history booklet floating around the bar,or a document on the wall. If there are old photos I am immediately drawn to them. Born 100 years too late, I was.
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  3. Beet

    Beet adventurer

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    I’m the same, enjoy seeing the towns history while enjoys quiet one. Regards
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  4. richo360

    richo360 Long timer

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    @AusGoFar has been busy doing stuff whilst not riding. .. Cheers to a solid recovery and you're back on the bike soon with your new improved parts mate
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  5. Toe - Cutter

    Toe - Cutter 666

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    E54D6798-F527-4947-BD24-418BF090D45E.jpeg Rebirthed this old puffer .
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  6. a2zworks

    a2zworks Trust me, I'm Pablo

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    Nice job Toe, I remember when I was a kid back in South America some people only had that to cook on and also used as a space heater.
  7. JT105

    JT105 Let's Ride!

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    Daughter and I painted our front storm door today.
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  8. sidetrack one

    sidetrack one Chief Tiddler Supporter

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    I have some of those you can have if you want a collection,was going to be my "thing" but never got into it!
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  9. Toe - Cutter

    Toe - Cutter 666

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    i should say no...

    but i say yep plz
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  10. Toe - Cutter

    Toe - Cutter 666

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    cook up Traditional banh tet

    ho chi minh , marching tucker

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  11. Toe - Cutter

    Toe - Cutter 666

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    classic aladdin

    ( note to self..... keep noggin well clear during ignition procedure...)

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  12. sidetrack one

    sidetrack one Chief Tiddler Supporter

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    My beetroot relish from a couple of weeks back has matured nicely,perfect with xmas ham!:clap
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  13. Toe - Cutter

    Toe - Cutter 666

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    Been polishing this ,

    Hoping Barbara Eden might pop out , and return the favour..

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  14. bigborett

    bigborett Hipster Supporter

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    Go fast gear.
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  15. richo360

    richo360 Long timer

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    Used to watch that show as a kid, never gave her much thought.
    Now. ... omg.
  16. Toe - Cutter

    Toe - Cutter 666

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    Oh yeah ...
  17. AusGoFar

    AusGoFar get back on that horse

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    CHEERS RICHO


    The new parts are settling in nicely. Amazing to be free of the old parts grinding and complaining. Looking forward to some 2021riding.
  18. sidetrack one

    sidetrack one Chief Tiddler Supporter

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    "New" woodshed build today!
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  19. sidetrack one

    sidetrack one Chief Tiddler Supporter

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    Got a couple of walls built,plan is to stand them up,screw some sheets across the back,roof and jobs done!
    Rain here now so time for a sneaky snooze!!:D
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  20. Toe - Cutter

    Toe - Cutter 666

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    1 down , 2 to go .
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