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Old 01-22-2012, 08:23 AM   #1
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Default A Golden Ticket



Nagging guilt has finally won over procrastination, and for whatever it's worth, here is communication or at least a reasonable facsimile of what my attorney and I have been up to the last few days here in Melbourne.

Before I got to Australia...

To read the rest of this blog entry from The Jalopy Journal, click here.
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Old 01-22-2012, 08:40 AM   #2
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Looks like fun, wish it were me! Thanks for the pic's and enjoy....
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Old 01-22-2012, 08:40 AM   #3
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Damn you !!!!!!!!!

Glad you had a good time.

I, for one, expect a lot more when you get back to the world headquarters
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Old 01-22-2012, 09:27 AM   #4
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no convictions ... see fun can be had w/o trouble at least not written about...

was it odd to sit on the driver side and not drive?

does your watch run backwards there?

was that sandwich a "vegimite"?
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Old 01-22-2012, 09:37 AM   #5
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There cannot be ANY "stance" left in the world......................the Aussies took it all and used it on their cars!!!! That video is great Ryan. Looks like fun.
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Old 01-22-2012, 09:52 AM   #6
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Looks like a fun trip. Any more pics of the cars in the field. Looked like a cool and relaxing place for a gathering. Any videos of the locals telling about their cars.
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Old 01-22-2012, 09:54 AM   #7
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OMg that red 5 window just made me "fuck yeah!" uncontrollably.
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Old 01-22-2012, 09:58 AM   #8
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What an epic weekend, I had a blast! Ryan it was great to meet you and Blake. Enjoy the remainder of your trip. You can always recover when ya home

I snuck this shot from the back seat on the way to the starting point


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Old 01-22-2012, 11:01 AM   #9
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Those are some beautiful cars and the countryside is breathtaking! Thanks for sharing!
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Old 01-22-2012, 11:25 AM   #10
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Looks to me like the Aussies have a better handle on "Traditional" than we have here. I've not been to a show or cruise in recent memory where there was such an impressive collection of REAL HOT RODS. That was like a step back in time to about 1950 and the Pasadena Relibilty Run.
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Old 01-22-2012, 11:52 AM   #11
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Awesome tales, wish I was there.
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Old 01-22-2012, 12:27 PM   #12
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I'm living in the wrong town.

Looks like a top weekend, sure wish I could've been there. I'll just stick to my sandy beaches and non-trad hot rods...
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Old 01-22-2012, 01:28 PM   #13
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Thanks for sharing...gorgeous stuff !!
Have a great trip and safe ride home.
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Old 01-22-2012, 01:41 PM   #14
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Bloody awesome!
Thanks for the downright sweet education on yall's aussie coolness [j-b,mr journal,barrister and river roadster runners!]

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Old 01-22-2012, 02:17 PM   #15
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Wow, what a terrific thread, guys!

Thank you SO much for sharing with us.

To the HAMBers down-under: you guys really get it!

Cheers!
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Old 01-22-2012, 02:50 PM   #16
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Very entertaining . . . very cool. Let's see . . . "hedonism rules" . . . "debauchery of the night before" . . . Go man, Go!!
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Old 01-22-2012, 03:03 PM   #17
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Show the posters!

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Old 01-22-2012, 03:19 PM   #18
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Do I see Chris's old coupe in one of those pics?? The black one with red oxide primer spots. It has the tell tale 32 bumpers.
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Old 01-22-2012, 03:34 PM   #19
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yep.......I'm jealous!!!
Thanks for sharing and absorb ALL you can....It'll last you years!
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Old 01-22-2012, 04:01 PM   #20
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The quality of the cars in foreign countries amazes me.
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