Wheel2Wheel: 5 months to departure

Oh how the months slip by in life.   151 days until we set off from Hong Kong bound for Australia.   Everything is now starting to feel different.  The expedition planning is in full-swing.  I’m pulling 16 hour days trying to get my arms around this massive undertaking.   Things are progressing well on many …

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Wheel2Wheel: Six Months To Go

With exactly six months until departure, the list of organisational items to be resolved remains overwhelming.   We are making progress slowly, but I already know some things will go down to the wire.  In fact, some things may not get done before we leave!   From a “trip logistics” perspective, there are three big challenges: –   (1) getting from …

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Wheel2Wheel: My first training ride

It’s like I’ve died and gone to heaven.   John and I have just completed the most amazing 2.5 day ride through southern central Queensland imaginable.  Check out where we went using the SPOT tracker link on our home page.   Central Queensland has been in drought for almost a generation.  Many people out there on …

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Wheel2Wheel: The Outback is dusty

I spoke to my cousin today, who is an avid road traveller in Australia, about some of the possible routes from Darwin to Brisbane. She was a terrific source of information as she had travelled many of the major routes.   Subscribe to our Youtube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/Wheel2Wheelchannel Join us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/wheel2wheel Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/wheel2wheelteam  

Wheel2Wheel: A Fortuitous SOS

Today was freaky, there I am sitting at work, in what I thought was going to be another routine HR-arranged corporate insurance meeting when the guys from International SOS (www.internationalsos.com) walked through the door.  We were scheduled to receive a presentation from SOS regarding a corporate subscription service they provide for companies who have employees …

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