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December 19th, 2014 by The TDA Team

The 2014 Trans-Oceania Cycling Expedition arrives in Sydney

After cycling over 10,00kms through the rainforests of Sumatra, up and over the volcanoes of Java, amongst the Spice Islands
December 17th, 2014 by Henry Gold

Canberra and the soul of a city

The Trans-Oceania cycling expedition from Medan in Sumatra to Sydney is quickly coming to a close. Today is our last
December 16th, 2014 by Shanny Hill

From Sumatra, Cyclists to Arrive in Sydney Friday

After pedaling thru all the Indonesian islands, across the Outback and along the Great Ocean Road, 35 cyclists from 12
December 15th, 2014 by The TDA Team

Meet the 2015 Tour d’Afrique staff – Chef April Fairbrother

Hello! My name is April Fairbrother and I am the 2015 Tour d’Afrique Chef. I am from the small ranching
December 12th, 2014 by The TDA Team

Trans-Europa Just Got More Comfortable

We didn’t eliminate any climbs, nor did we guarantee tail winds or predict sunshine everyday. What we did is increase
December 11th, 2014 by Henry Gold

A National Geographic Moment

Yesterday while cycling into our next to last rest day, I had what I call a ‘National Geographic‘ moment.
December 5th, 2014 by Henry Gold

Cycling the Great Ocean Road – part II

If you love cycling, you’ve probably heard the expression that “your worst day on a bike is better than your best day in the office”.
December 3rd, 2014 by Henry Gold

Cycling The Great Ocean Road

The Trans-Oceania is a long tour and it is easy to forget that what we are doing is very special.
December 2nd, 2014 by The TDA Team

Trans-Oceania Cycling to Melbourne on Friday

After pedaling thru all the Indonesian islands, across the Outback and along the Great Ocean Road, 35 cyclists from 12
December 1st, 2014 by Henry Gold

Winds in Australia

These winds are definitely not the norm, and certainly not for this time of the year.
November 24th, 2014 by Michael Coo

10 Reasons to cycle the Opals, Missiles & Vino section

My personal 10 reasons to choose this section to cycle in 2016.
November 19th, 2014 by Michael Coo

Australian time flies by

There are a million reasons to come to Australia - the sun, the food, the wine, the beaches, koala bears, kangaroos,
November 16th, 2014 by Michael Coo

Painted deserts & missing jacks

Heading into our rest day in Coober Pedy, a few of us decided that we would rent a car in
November 13th, 2014 by Michael Coo

The Stuart Highway

One of the world’s most famous roads, the Stuart Highway, crosses the continent of Australia over 3,020 km between Darwin
November 12th, 2014 by Henry Gold

‘Cycleabout’ through the Australian Outback

Click here to read Mike’s take on Alice Springs from last week. Henry is also on the Trans-Oceania cycling expedition.
November 10th, 2014 by Michael Coo

A Town Called Alice

A whole street’s belief in Sunday’s roast beef Gets dashed against the Co-op To either cut down on beer or
November 7th, 2014 by The TDA Team

Our Cyclists are Celebrities

Two of our 7 Epics events finished up recently in Lisbon and Istanbul. Upon returning home, two of the cyclists caught the
November 3rd, 2014 by Henry Gold

Cycling The Australian outback

“Our Nature lies in movement: complete calm is death” – Pascal, Pensees “He who does not travel does not know
October 30th, 2014 by Nellie Gold-Pastor

Why I am going to miss Indonesia

Finally, after two months of culture shock and exposure I had felt that I had adjusted to Indonesian-living. I’d adjusted
October 28th, 2014 by Nellie Gold-Pastor

Hello from down under!

We are half way through the tour, and just a few days ago we flew from the country of East
October 22nd, 2014 by Henry Gold

First half of the Trans-Oceania bike expedition is over.

“It has been a privilege to be part of the Trans Oceania bicycle tour through Indonesia.” – Chris Wille So
October 21st, 2014 by Erin Hamayda

Why cycle the North American Epic in 2015?

Have you ever wanted to explore the majestic beauty of the Moab Desert and Monument Valley? How about ride along
October 20th, 2014 by The TDA Team

Trans-Oceania Cyclists arrive in Darwin

“It has been an extraordinary journey so far” Twenty cyclists who started the Trans-Oceania cycling tour two months ago in
October 16th, 2014 by Michael Coo

Big, bigger, biggest. Is Australia obsessed with size?

We all know Australia is a big country……from the Big Wet in Darwin… …to the Big Rock in the desert…
October 14th, 2014 by Henry Gold

The job of ‘Chief Plugger’

Flores, the 6th island we have cycled through on the Trans Oceania Cycling Expedition, is now done and over with.
October 10th, 2014 by Henry Gold

Amalfi coast go home!

There are sights and scenes on this trip (I suppose on each cycling trip) that appear all of a sudden
October 6th, 2014 by Andreas Pakenham

Mount Bromo adventure

Yesterday, I walked my bike eight kilometers, others walked even further. Sounds like the makings of an unpopular stage, but
October 3rd, 2014 by Henry Gold

Cycling in Java – Is it the most difficult multi-day ride ever?

“From now on ‘Faire La Java’ will have a different meaning for me.” – Gerald Corniel We have arrived in
October 1st, 2014 by Jude Kriwald

Through the Hills of Anatolia to Istanbul and the end of the 2014 Silk Route

The final leg of the Silk Route Expedition 2014 would be celebrated not only as marking the achievement of cycling
September 30th, 2014 by The TDA Team

Visit us on the 2014 Trans-Oceania

Always wanted to do a TDA tour but not ready to commit yet? Find us in Australia this year. Meet