Archive for 2008

Nice local roads – Campbells Pocket

Campbells Pocket lies between Mt Mee and Wamuran. The road while narrow in a few parts has a bit of everything to offer. Some sweepers followed by a steep ascent and then a mix of corners and even a different view of the Glass House Mountains if lucky. This is […]

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Australias best motorcycle roads – Tawonga and Mt Buffalo

Route C536 from Tawonga is a short but excellent mountain road to or from the town of Bright. North of Bright is route C535 which is another short but nice ride up Mount Buffalo. I originally clumped these two roads together when posting this along with another road nearby Redbank […]

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Australia’s best motorcycle roads. Mount Kosciuszko

Did you know the Snowy Mountains Hydro Scheme took 100,000 people from 30 countries 25 years to build? and that it has 145kms of tunnels, 80kms of aqueducts, 16 dams and 7 power stations and has been called one of the modern engineering wonders of the world? There are three […]

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Australia’s best motorcycle roads. Snowy Mountains Highway

Here is a major mountain road with countless excellent sweepers that for some strange reason is not rated more highly. I actually skipped it the first time I rode the Snowy mountains region having been told it was better to ride the roads that service the hydro electric scheme. But […]

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