Everything is packed up, and my new home (tent) finally arrived last night - got delivered to the pub by my old house mate!
My bags weigh 50kg all up, which should get on with no excess I hope. So with food and water I will be pedalling with around 60kg :)
I have sold heaps of stuff to fund this trip, with my car been the last to go yesterday (a good feeling in someways). All the rest of my belongings have been boxed up and dropped off for shipping home to England.
Thanks so much to all the hugs, kisses, hand shakes, and kind words from so many.
I feel very privileged to have so many, and good, friends. Hopefully see you again someday....
Here is a great suggestion from one for a song for my trip (think saddle);