I will be supporting a group of fat bike cyclists as the take on the challenge of the Madigan Line. Starting from Mt Dare we will power our way East across one of the most challenging desert tracks
  • Jul1

    Day 1 of The Madigan Fat Bike Challenge.

    July 1, 2019 in Australia ⋅ ☁️ 20 °C

    So started the journey to Birdsville then across to Mt Dare before we start the Madigan. Planning on getting to Mt Dare on the 8th July or so. First night at Neil Turner weir.

  • Jul2

    Day 2 Madigan FBC and camping at JC Ruin

    July 2, 2019 in Australia ⋅ 🌙 17 °C

    Still on my way to Birdsville. A looooong drive and then still have to cross the Simpson Desert... camping about 300km from Birdsville at my favourite campsite. It is surprisingly empty given that it is a few days until the Big Red Bash.
    Named after the JC Hotel which was pretty popular hereabouts and attracted all the local workers. The farmer eventually got tired of having to go to the hotel to gather up his workers that he bought the hotel and removed the roof. Nature did the rest.Read more