Teknik front and rear. Next step is good rubber and proper dirt tyre pressures. Face it, you're going to get faster then fall off. And repeat. Trick is to learn to fall without hurting yourself, best tip there is do not rise your bike to the ground - push it away from you. Some great riding around. Go do a lap round the Barrington tops when it's not winter. Oh, Scotty, do not ride down a hill you are not confident you can ride back up unless you are certain there's a way out ahead. Dirt is fun, learn to let your bike wiggle, use your seat, move around on the bike lots.