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    They can have the beaches north of Broome....
    Full of Crocs and Sand Flies....
    If u want to go on an expedition get a Land Rover, if u want to come home from an expedition get a Landcruiser!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ol' boy View Post
    They can have the beaches north of Broome....
    Full of Crocs and Sand Flies....
    Well, at least they don't have to worry about the crocs anywhere south of there........the White Pointers keep 'em under control

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    Oh Pauline.... you twat



    If u want to go on an expedition get a Land Rover, if u want to come home from an expedition get a Landcruiser!

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    err must admit the rock has got steeper since my last visit, had to come down hanging on to the chain due to me wearing an old pair of aqua slip runners, by the time i started to come down my feet were rotating in my shoes with no support and grip. The guy in front of me was walking down unaided in a pair of new hiking boots and had all the grip of a set of Bendix brake pads
    All the people on the walk were very encouraging to each other, what a shame, think the tourism numbers will drop off now that it will be closed, but must admit it is very steep and could be dangerous
    p.s as everyone is wearing rubber soles the rock has become impregnated with various sole material and in the wet it is slippery
    And from what i can garner, it was never an native historical site until the white man came along
    Joke. How does a aboriginal find a sacred site, with a Geiger counter of course
    Last edited by allover; 25-08-19 at 07:57 PM.
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    Bahahahahahahahahah
    Humans, such f heads.... These are the people that are going to Save the Planet!!!

    If u want to go on an expedition get a Land Rover, if u want to come home from an expedition get a Landcruiser!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ol' boy View Post
    Bahahahahahahahahah
    Humans, such f heads.... These are the people that are going to Save the Planet!!!

    Looks like a photoshop cut and paste from a picture of recent Everest climbs, to me...

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    Yeah, hardly looks safe.
    If u want to go on an expedition get a Land Rover, if u want to come home from an expedition get a Landcruiser!

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    i climbed it during winter and i got hot doing it what were people thinking climbing it on a hot day and so many don't people plan these things.

    also when i got to the top i DID NOT just get a selfie standing next to the brass marker i roamed all over the top to see the view from as many places as possible and have video.
    i don't see what the rush is for the climb will be allowed again one day.
    the abo's get 25% of the park fees so this year they get extra bonus $$$$$$$$.
    next year when the $$$$$$$ are gone and the VB and petrol funds run out i bet you will see a bunch of abo's pulling that chain up the rock so fast sparks will be coming off it.
    take a screen shot and place your bets on the dates.

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    Never bet on a sure thing....
    I'm out of my mind, but feel free to leave a message...

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    Quote Originally Posted by lsemmens View Post
    Never bet on a sure thing....
    pick a date when the chain gets put back on.
    maybe there should be a prize for who gets the correct date

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    I bet two flagons of red woobla time
    . Please treat people as you would like to be treated yourself.

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    When are they installing the chair lift?

    If u want to go on an expedition get a Land Rover, if u want to come home from an expedition get a Landcruiser!

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    photoshop? Incredible it not. Nothing like that when I was there in 2014.

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    this is what i saw the fourth time i went to climb the rock.
    it was cold !!.

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    That's how crowded it was when I went in 2014. My type of crowd

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    Leroy, every man and dog were taking their chance when there recently
    There is a fine line between "Hobby" and "Madness"

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    Quote Originally Posted by ol' boy View Post
    When are they installing the chair lift?

    YES !!.
    that is after voyages go bankrupt ANZ repo it then sell it to china.

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    There is a fine line between "Hobby" and "Madness"

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    Quote Originally Posted by allover View Post
    Quick! We'd better ban all climbing, just in case someone else falls. Better still, perhaps we'd best call in the earth movers and level the planet.
    I'm out of my mind, but feel free to leave a message...

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    Yet another media beat up/bullshite

    You don't 'fall' 20M off the rock, you roll/slide 20M

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