Headwinds


'What I knew about Australia's Highway One: it was long, more than 16, 000 kilometres around if you included Tasmania; and it was full of trucks, missiles of destruction half the length of a soccer pitch with 62 wheels so that if one didn't get me, the other 61 might. What I knew about cycling: nothing. After two-and-a-half years fulfilling their backpacking 'tour of duty' in Europe, and on the eve of a forced return to Australia, self-confessed cycling 'frauds' Andrew and Janette Bain decided to embark on the ultimate adventure: to explore their own 'backyard' and cycle around Australia - the wrong way. Equipped with their weight in chocolate, panniers overpacked with All the Wrong Things and a solitary 'bike read more

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ISBN:

9781740660921

Format:

Paperback

Dimensions:

23cm x 15cm

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

Travel

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 October 2003

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Andrew Bain