Preparations for the intended Yuraygir Coastal Walk were not exactly textbook: 8 days prior – remembered that existing hiking shoes were all but expired, so purchased replacement pair.
7 days prior – given that I had not walked with a heavy pack for nearly 5 months, I embarked on a ‘training’ walk after work. In doing so, I’m attacked by a dog and with the injury to my left calf, am barely able to walk for two days. I have little confidence I can commence the walk. So much for breaking in the new shoes.
2 days prior to the walk – I’m groomsman at a mate’s wedding – you know how that ends.
1 day prior – NRL grand final with the boys – same ending! Continue readingTHANK YOU FOR READING. COULD I ASK A FAVOUR? If you found this story interesting or useful enough for others to see, please share our love of the great outdoors and this beautiful planet via your social media - it all helps: