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Hi Kiters

 Have spent weekend at Kingston to give the new caravan some free camping experience, stayed at the jetty free park last night and moved up to the granites car park for tonight.   There has been a fair bit of damage done to the dunes with some storms and high tides over the last few months washing part of the bike track near Wyomi into the sea and a section of the jetty broken away and ended up way down long beach. On our way from Kingston to the Granites we went past the claypan which if you wanted to kite at the moment ,flippers and a snorkel would be more important than knee pads and a helmet. Some dry weather should see this kite able  by Jan but there will be some water still on the other side.  I guess we are fortunate that there are plenty of options here. Looking forward to catching up with you all again in January .

Cheers Bull & Jen

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Yes Norm, that's the plan to travel 8 mths of the year see where it takes us. There are lots of places we will be able to visit and Esperence is on the list. Bit of a swim to get to see you guys not sure if I can put an outboard on the back to get over there.:isohappy:

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3 minutes ago, Darren Tibbey said:

Can anyone go to Kingston? Or is a closed event? Could slip up for a few days near the end.

Due to space constraints you may find the amount of area you have to buggy quite limiting..... :D 

 

Anyone / Everyone is welcome, though @beachball57 may like to disagree and tell us how the whole Adelaide land sailing scene is full of wankers... oh hold on he's the head of them now so we better forget all about the nasty shit he said about them over the past four years :D 

It's open, anyone is welcome, you can appear for as long or as little amount of time as you like :good: 

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10 hours ago, Darren Tibbey said:

Yes looks terrible we might sneak across for a day or 2 see what its all about.

Its an absolutely awful event Darren, If I were you, I'd stay home!

 

 

 

(Good, now Ive deterred @Darren Tibbey, more space on the pan for me!)

No, seriously Darren, it was our first time earlier this year (myself and Doug - @igeighty) We had a blast! Looking forwards to it again. The Caravan park, although not very shady anymore, was quite pleasant and quiet. And the restaurant behind Larry the Lobster does a very good iced coffee (so I hear from@igeightyand @Rob) and their Seafood Risotto (on the first time there) was very nice. Went back again and it must have been a different chef on shift.

You'll want to stay more than a couple of days though.....12 days isn't enough

@.Joel - I needed to see that video again - thanks for reposting!

Hyped up now!!!!

On a mission to get some footage of me on the blo-fly from the drone!

 

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6 hours ago, .Joel said:

Just booked Friday Night in Horsham :good: 
We should arrive in Kingston about Lunch time on Saturday leaving time for an afternoon buggy session :dance: 

I'm aiming to get to Horsham on Saturday night - don't mess up the town too much

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I wonder how the clay pan will look this evening - they are due to have 29mm of rain dumped on them today! That will make 43mm this month!

That looks to me like a serious deep low pressure storm off the SA coast. I had been watching the rain radar and did wonder why the weather was just sitting onto of SA for the past couple of days. 

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