Tourist Train makes it back to Musk

At 1115, the Daylesford Spa Country Railway railmotor pulled into Musk Station for the first time since the Feb 2009 bushfires. Those bushfires destroyed sleepers, track and other infrastructure. It has been a long haul to get sufficient funds for the willing volunteers to restore the track. Thanks to the state government and Bendigo Community […]

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Geocaching on a Leanganook Ride

Departed from the Bendigo bushlands on a very pleasant riding day to trial the Geocaching Australia route feature (see previous post). A couple of km on, I rode up to the first of 3 intended geocaches as colourful runners streamed past me. There was an orienteering control site just 30m away. This cache was most […]

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Riding the Trails after the Feb 09 Fires – Musk near Daylesford

Daylesford Fires The main fire impacted on trail riding south of Jubilee Lake which is on the southern side of Daylesford. It reached as far as Musk where it burnt out a few kms lof the Daylesford & Spa Country Tourist Railway route. An earlier posting described the associated Railway Recreation Route. Other less major […]

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