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Australia/New Zealand

Bike Australia (Perth to Sydney)
Follow the coastline starting in Perth and heading south to Bunbury, Albany and over to Esperance. From Esperance, we head north to Norseman and cross the Nullarbor Plain to Port Augusta where we again will follow the coastline to Sydney. (william blohm, Oct, 2009)

Darwin to Adelaide 2006
From the North to the South across the centre of Australia (Dave & Jo Whitney, Jul, 2006)

Around Australia - Recumbent Style
Journal & photo's of our 23 month, 19,000 km trip around Australia on our LoGo Recumbent Trikes. (Andrew & Joanne Hooker, Nov, 2001)

Solo BNT MTB Ride
This was a solo mountain bike trek over and around the picturesque mountains ranges of eastern Australia, through the southern half of the Great Dividing Range on the Bicentennial National Trail (BNT). (Michael Jackson, Mar, 2001)

New Zealand (South Island) and Sydney
Journey around east and west coasts of the island plus crossing Southern Alps twice. (Jerzy Bin, Mar, 2004)

Tandemtour around New Zealand
In summer 2009/2010 we made an 3.5 month tandem trip around the north and south island. (Moritz Kobel, Dec, 2009)

Cycling the Darling River
A trip from Bourke in outback Australia to Wentworth at the mouth of the Darling River, mainly on unsealed roads with a detour to Broken Hill. (Harry Watts, Nov, 2009)

New Zealand tour
My friend Sue and I took two weeks vacation to do a self-supported credit-card tour on the south island of New Zealand. (Alan Bloom, Nov, 2005)

The Birdsville Track, Australia
From Adelaide to Marree, then on the famous Birdsville Track to Birdsville. From there we turned East to continue to Gladstone and Brisbane. On the way to Marree we visited the Flinders Ranges National Park. The Birdsville Track crosses through parts of a few deserts, the Simpson Desert, as well as the Sturt's Stony Desert. Bores with water are available along the way. During our trip we experienced unusual monsoon rains in the desert, turning the landscape into a big lake... (Waltraud Schulze, Jan, 2001)

Go OZ! Old man.
Riding my trike from Adelaide (South Australia) to ...I will see. (Sjaak Entius, Feb, 2010)

The Great Ocean Road Ride
solo journey down through the fabulas wine region, Mornington Peninsula. A ferry across Port Phillip Bay to the baron Bellarine Penninsula and onto the Great Ocean Road. I toured the Otways National Park (rain forest) so tranquill, lots of spectacular waterfalls. On to the 12 Apostles and up the shipwreck coast to turn around and head back to Melbourne. 979klms in 7 days. I have posted the ride as a doco. on my web page. Possibly you could add a link to my page. homepage.mac.com/sheddy/ (Paul Shedlowich, Oct, 2003)

South Australia
Tour de South Australia ... beaches and vineyards (Roy Hoogenraad, Feb, 2001)

Victoria, Australia
plane to Melbourne, bus to Ballarat, biked down through the Grampian Mts to Port Fairy, back along the Great Ocean Road to Geelong, then train back to Melbourne and plane back home ... (Roy Hoogenraad, Jul, 2003)

New Zealand - End to End
A family cycling journey from one end of New Zealand to the other. Two adults, two toddlers, two bikes, two trailers, two islands and too many miles. (Stuart Wickes, Nov, 2004)

Australia South to North
We rode unsupported from Adelaide to Darwin along the Stuart Highway. (John Leopold, Jun, 2010)

Photo by Dennis Coello