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Back to the Nunnery

Well I have to fix my over-optimistic analysis of my rear tyre and put on a new one there as well. It arrived today, so I headed back on down to the Nunnery to fix the tyre. This also gave me a chance to work on the ding I had managed to put . . . → Read More: Back to the Nunnery

Addison Road Market

I headed down to the Addison Road Market. It has been ages since I was there. They market is certainly going well. I bought some food from Salt Bush Lamb and one of the organic veggie shops. Wandered though the MAD gallery and Reverse garbage. But I also had some hawker food, Char Kway Teow . . . → Read More: Addison Road Market

On an electric bike

Well, on the DHBC it was mentioned that there is a new electric bike shop in Marrickville, called glow worm.bicycles. So I just had to go down there and check it out. I am considering putting some solar power on the trike, but I am in three minds about an electric motor. Maurice . . . → Read More: On an electric bike

Breaking the chain

I was headed to work. Coming around a corner under the road bridge at St Peters there was a metallic noise followed by the sound of my chain unspooling from the cogs. I thought, oh no. So I stopped, looked down and saw my chain sitting on the ground. A quick investigation showed . . . → Read More: Breaking the chain

A night of advocacy

Well, actually it was to learn about it and, more so, where it is at. There were a series of much to short (time wise) presentations that were full of interesting and useful information in the new Surry Hills community centre. Alas, I forgot to pick up an electronic copy of the slides. . . . → Read More: A night of advocacy

The third visit to the nunnery

This was my third visit to the Nunnery Bicycle Workshop in Waterloo. I had two new Schwalbe Marathon Plus tyres to put on. Really I needed three, but when I had purchased them the rear tyre looked like it still had some life in it, so I will have to buy another tyre . . . → Read More: The third visit to the nunnery

Art Ride

I did not say it, but I thought last week’s art ride should have been part of the WNBR ride, but alas, it was not. This week I did the bike ride around Waterloo and Alexandria, ending in Newtown. The rides are held by Bike Sydney and are part of Art Month Sydney.

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An altercation

While riding back from Centennial Park, we were accosted by a older man and his wife. I think that they were unhappy about us riding two wide past Redfern Station. He (quite illegally) double parked his car outside of the Eveleigh Markets and proceeded to explain that he believed that it was illegal . . . → Read More: An altercation

2010 Animal Keepers’ Record Books

A while back I was going to keep some blue tongue lizards in my garden. I got a licence, went down to Canberra where I could purchase some. After a long talk with the fantastic people there as to what I needed to do I found that my garden would not be suitable . . . → Read More: 2010 Animal Keepers’ Record Books

Multi Faceted

this dream I think may have occurred over several parts. In the end I chose to end it by waking up. The bus trip featured several people I know in Paddington.

On a intercity bus to a destination. The first night is an intermediate stop. Get off. Have to . . . → Read More: Multi Faceted