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Mar 11, 2014 - at Riddells Creek (south of Castlemaine)

Day 17 - Tuesday 11th March - (Ron) at Riddells Creek Leisurely start with some light showers. Off to Meg's for m/tea and tour of her new unit. Then out for a walk into Riddells Ck township via the impressively restored rail station. As we walked we could see just how close the town had come to a disaster just 3 weeks ago in the Victorian bushfires. A major grassfire came very close to the town residential area and gave the town population a major fright. We enjoyed lunch back at Meg's. before driving into the large town of Gisborne nearby...

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Mar 10, 2014 - Ballarat to Riddells Ck - via the Nth Pole (nearly)

Day 16 - Monday 10th March (Ron) Ballarat to Riddells Ck Next "people contact" coming up. We've known Meg since 1972 at Aurukun. She retired last year from full time work with Frontier Services UCA. Time to catch up. We left our new friends David and Lorraine after David did a little grinding on the crossarm that kept catching on the roof (Fixit No 4), and headed north up the road to Castlemaine heading to Guildford. My phone contact detail shows Meg as having a Guildford PO Box address so I put that in the GPS and headed off. When we get...

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