Day 8 : April 29th : Rockhampton to Airlie Beach

NOTE: This is blog from April 29th on the trip. To stay updated with the latest developments on my ride you can check back here or subscribe to this Facebook page.

Leaving Rockhampton, the cattle city.

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Lots of statues of horses and other bovine creatures.

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The long straights were starting to make special appearances. But this was nothing compared to what was to come in the NT and WA.
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Hats off to this gentleman, spotted him on this old beemer.

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The scenery was nothing special, stuck somewhere in between the green lust of the highlands and the rustic outback.

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“G’Day, do you have traffic control in India?”. I said the traffic controls itself in India!

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“Go, go go!”

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The sun starts to set

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And makes common things look magical

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Ah, that gentleman again Slow and steady wins the race

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Thats what’s riding into the sunset means

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Me taking the shot..

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And the camera producing the shot…

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Airlie beach!

 

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The Best Western Mango House Resort was one of the best equipped accommodations I had stayed in.

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Too bad I always have no time to relax with all that work on the rides :

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