Two lunatic Aussie motorcyclists head off into the Australian bush, in search of the people and events that helped create the modern Australian culture. Just what exactly is the Australian Culture, and where did it come from? We'll find out.
Amongst all the fitting of aftermarket bits and pieces to the Africa Twins (more on that later), there have been a few shakedown runs to get used to the bikes and see what manner of fiddling might benefit them before we tackle anything harder than a well travelled fire trail. Or Parramatta Rd. Sometimes its hard to tell the difference. Stephen has been doing much of that work, because he somehow seems to find more time to get out and ride than I do. I call him "The Test Mule"
The first problem we had to solve, mainly because it was one of the most expensive, was choosing a luggage solution. We need to carry a lot of gear on our trips. And I mean a LOT! There's the usual clothing, food, water, camping gear, fuel, and spare parts that you need for 4 or 5 days in the bush. But then we also need to carry multiple professional quality cameras, lenses, tripods, monopods, batteries, chargers and a drone in order to film our footage for the programs we wi