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Dec 2, 2017 - Day 8 Unplanned rest day after cancellation of event

Day Description Awoke today with rain still pounding down. We couldn't face leaving the tent so stayed in sleeping bags until we were driven out by a call of nature. It was a long muddy walk to the toilets In The meantime we had found some an AirBnB place in the little town. So once booked we felt happier. We knew we had to stay until Sunntoncatchbthe bus back to Albury so we wanted somewhere dry... with an indoor toilet and shower!! David, Leanne and John joined us. The lovely house owner collected us, our bags and our mud, from the...

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Dec 1, 2017 - Day 7 Paynesville to Maffra

Day Description Caught an early taxi into camp Dropped off bags and set off on the bikes at 6am. The ride was very hilly. Constant up and down which is extremely tiring. One very short but very steep climb I wasn't feeling well so the whole ride was a challenge. Gaylene, Ian, Geoff and I ride together to the lunch spot where Geoff and Ian were marshalling. After a quick loo stop and pimping tyres Gaylene and I set off to the finish where we were marshalling together. Gaylene set a frenetic pace and I had to work hard to try (desperately)...

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