Monthly Archives: May 2018

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 16

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 16 Ice Cold Crackers !                                Sunday 13th May, 2018 Civi’s Big Breakfast at Wauchope is not for the small gutted, this one might require Jigga or Big Joe to crack the code. 6 eggs, 4 full rashers of bacon, 5 sausages, thick toast, mushrooms, hash brown, tomato and […]

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 15

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 15 Winters coming !                                   Saturday 12th May, 2018 Yesterday’s ride was rather fresh however the forecast for this morning was 3 degrees. Russell Holdsworth of Mt Isa Chapter messaged me during the evening to invite me to ride with him at 6am as he was headed for […]

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 14

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 14 Nothing but Tumbleweed !                         Friday 11th May, 2018 Last night our pre-dinner entertainment was provided by Milo, The Yugoslav who walked in on our drinking session and general conversing with the bar staff. After greetings he proclaimed he could make Crackers rich if he wanted to go […]

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 8

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 8 Take it Easy !                                     Saturday 5th May, 2018 After mass debating the concept of breakfast what and where Crackers and Marty took a ride to The Strand “I haven’t ridden to Townsville to have coffee or eat at McDonalds” retorted Crackers. So we labelled him a Cafe […]

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 7

Duk-tales: Townsville Thunder – Day 7 Following Directions !                               Friday 4th May, 2018 With just 230 clicks to Townsville there would be plenty of time to take the detour along the coast of Mission Beach. This took us north along a very quaint piece of road, cruisy but on a left handed turn […]