Category Archives: Motorsport

That’s it for this years Heartland Rally …

Another cold start to the morning with ice on the car again.   There were a few withdrawals from yesterday but most Rally Cars started Day 2.   Today was not going to be a quiet day with 2 of … Continue reading

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Lets go Rallying …

First day for the Rally of the Heartland and wow was it cold. It must have gone below zero overnight as there was ice on the car. It was still only 1C when we got going at 0730.   The … Continue reading

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Looks like there is a Rally in town …

There was no wondering if there was a Rally in town this weekend with the burble of Rally cars driving the street at the edge of the Caravan Park.   First thing on the agenda was a Geocaching Breakfast at … Continue reading

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Done with working for 2 months …

With my last night shift behind me and the preliminary work for the Rally of the Heartland complete, it was time to hitch up the Taj and start on this years adventure.   I have two months off work with … Continue reading

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Last Day of the V8’s …

The third and final day of the Darwin V8 Supercars always seems to come around too fast but the saving grace is that it is also the last day that I have to get up at the other 5 o’clock … Continue reading

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Another early start to the day …

Another early start. I thought there was only one 5 o’clock in the day and that is in the afternoon. At least I had a decent sleep last night. A quick shower and coffee and a farewell to Jenny (she … Continue reading

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Start your engines …

After a very broken night of sleep, the alarm went off not long after 5am, time for a quick shower, some coffee, bite of breakfast and on the road at 545am to the Hidden Valley Raceway. Probably didnt need to … Continue reading

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Plans always change …

Today was supposed to be a quiet day, doing some resupplying of the caravan and taking is some sights around Darwin. How soon things change. I had found out that I had a couple of meetings at the Hidden Valley … Continue reading

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Gentlemen, Start your Engines ….

After a couple of ordinary days in Indianapolis with heavy rain and very cold temperatures, the sun showed its face and although it wasn’t all that warm, it was still a good day to tick another thing off the bucket … Continue reading

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Final Day of the 2012 Clipsal 500 …

It has been a big week but here we are at the final day of the Clipsal 500 Race Meeting. Another early start, even getting Jenny out of bed early to bring the car home so that I didn’t have to drive … Continue reading

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