David Atkinson commented on Vespa Club of Melbourne's event Melbourne forerunner - Burke & Wills - Sun 23 Oct
"Clever boy Greg. That explains why that roof line was so familiar. The Princess Theatre."
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David Atkinson commented on Vespa Club of Melbourne's event Melbourne forerunner - Burke & Wills - Sun 23 Oct
"Another painting of the monument insitu but this time by Authur Streeton. Similar angle but the buildings in the background look different. Maybe he was using his artistic license at the time.

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Aug 1
David Atkinson commented on Vespa Club of Melbourne's event Melbourne forerunner - Burke & Wills - Sun 23 Oct
"This painting looking West down Collins Street by Ugo Catini depicts the statue commemerating the Burke and Wills Expedition in its original location in the middle of the intersection of Collins and Russell Streets. The statue was removed shortly…"
Jul 29
David Atkinson is going to Burke & Wills track to the Murray. 29 Oct- 01 Nov. Nearly full!
Jul 24
David Atkinson commented on Jo Wilson's event Gippsland Ride to find a hidden railway line! ONE PLACE AVAILABLE!Saturday 30th May (Ride closed)
"Noel poses at the site of the former Jumbunna Railway Station and hotel"
Jul 18
David Atkinson is going to Big Melbourne Breakfast - Sun 10 July
Jul 6
David Atkinson replied to Squeak's discussion GTS 300 coolant hose and RUST!!
"Thanks Squeak for this illustrated post. Great information for all auto owners and you've shown that you can do it yourself if you are of that bent. Well done, David"
Jul 6
David Atkinson commented on Lisa L's event Melbourne Mixmaster - Sun 3 July
"Thank you Lisa for a very enjoyable ride last Sunday. Great to see so many faces shinning like the warm winter sun. A complicated but clever route through the city let us appreciate some of the hidden gems of Melbourne. A grand day out, David x"
Jul 4
David Atkinson is going to Melbourne Mixmaster - Sun 3 July
Jun 30
David Atkinson is going to New Venue- Big Melbourne Breakfast - Studley Grounds Kew - Sun 12 June
Jun 9
David Atkinson posted a discussion
“The Fix”Monday 14Travelling 270 kms across the desert to Broken Hill in the rain wasn’t a problem. Just stay in fourth gear. When riding about this "city in the desert" however, it became increasingly difficult to change gears on my 43 year old…
Mar 21
David Atkinson is going to Greendale Sunflower Run - Sunday 6 March - sorry cancelled
Feb 28
David Atkinson commented on James Lang's event Mount Baw Baw Bash - Saturday 12th March 2022
"Hey Melbourne members, why not jump on board this great ride organised by our friends in Gippsland? A wonderful scenic ride up to Mt Baw Baw then invigorating fresh mountain air at the summit to give you a good night’s sleep. As it’s a long weekend,…"
Feb 24
David Atkinson commented on David Atkinson's event Wonders of the West - Sunday 20 February 2022
"Hi Roy, thanks for your comments and feedback. So pleased you were able to attend. Also than you for the great role you did as tailrider. I'm sure Greg enjoyed his break from this task. Until next time, David"
Feb 21
David Atkinson commented on David Atkinson's event Wonders of the West - Sunday 20 February 2022
"A Ride Update
Hello Westie Besties,
A glorious sunny day coming up on Sunday. Perfect for our Wonders of the West ride. I did a full rehearsal today and am pleased with the quirky variety the route provides. A few points. Lunch is coming up a little…"
Feb 18
David Atkinson replied to David Atkinson's discussion A Classic Tip - Installing Engine Mounts
"Thanks for the tip Anthony. Next time I'll turn to baby oil. I didn't realise that I could use my cupboard full of generic baby oil for something else."
Feb 17
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