It’s been ages.  Since my pen touched these pages. I’ve been pedalling though.  Bendigo, Bundaberg, Byron Bay. Bargara, Mon Repos, Brisbane for a stay. Southport, Surfers and Burleigh, here on the coast.  Oslo in Norway, where the winter chill hurt most. Hire bike, folding bike, e-bike, mountain bike. Old favourite touring bike. Kingscliff and Fingal for a writer’s retreat.  The Brisbane Valley for a Rail Trail repeat.  Noosa to Caloundra in unseasonal… Read More

The jacaranda trees were in full flower, colouring the landscape with splashes of lilac and matching the radiance of a blue sky made clear from recent rains. Grevilleas stood thick with burnt orange blooms. Rows of crops flourished green in the rich red volcanic soil. Springtime on the South Burnett Rail Trail was picture perfect. Situated in Queensland’s southeast, the South Burnett Rail Trail (SBRT) stretches for 44 kilometres between the small… Read More

I’m taking a sabbatical from posting blog stories. My quest to travel by bicycle continues. My love for seeing life from two wheels shines brighter than ever. But there are projects that need my energy. So, for awhile I’ll be working on them and enjoying a sabbatical from publishing stories here on this blog. Keep your pedals turning towards your dreams…  Gail PS – If you’d like to contact me regarding this experiment,… Read More