Day 11 2013: Denmark-Albany

Spoiler alert: We made it!

Total: 866.2 km, 5384 m; Dist: 60.5km (Carol), Time: 3:23, Speed: 17.8 km/h, El: 407m
End


Map11

Departure from the Denmark pub after a visit to the singing Vietnamese bakery.
LeavingPub

On the road for the last time. First we cross the Denmark River. Upstream:
DenmarkRiver

Downstream, towards Wilson’s Inlet:
DenmarkRiver2

Let’s see, what haven’t we done yet? Rail-trail.
RailTrail

It’s beautiful but slow. After 20 km we embrace the tarmac like the crazed roadies we are.
Tarmac

To Lycra or not To Lycra?
LycraAndNot

Never too late for some more letter-box spotting:
LetterBox

LetterBox2

We stop regularly at Cafes to gather valuable information:
Pulchritude

Fixtures

More cows:
Cows

More bloody dugites:
Dugite

Yeah, more of that too:
BloodyParadise

Suddenly the signs start appearing:
Sign2

The end is in sight:
VanishingPt

Welcome to Albany!!
WelcomeToAlbany
(“Wooosh” is the sound of the last 2 km into Albany.)

The Terminus:
Terminus

Well-done lads:
WellDone

Well-done:
Done

Well-done:
Done2

Well-done all!
End

Time to pack up.
Packed
We’re out of here. See you in 2014!


The VictimsVictims
They only had 1000 copies made of their first single “Television Addict”. But it became an iconic punk song, being re-recorded by Hoodoo Gurus, You Am I, The Hellacopters and Teengenerate.

Perth is a Culture Shock
Perth is a Culture Shock
Perth is a Culture Shock
Perth is a Culture Shock
Perth is a Culture Shock
(and this is where I’m born)

(Sorry for the slightly negative vibe at the end. But I hope you’ve all been paying attention, boys & girls, because there’s a quiz coming up.)

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One Response to Day 11 2013: Denmark-Albany

  1. Anonymous says:

    Phew we/you all made it !! Congratulations everyone. Well done! All present, pretty well intact and remarkably fit!

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