Our final Australian stats

Distance cycled across Australia: 2,855km

Average day: 62km

Amount of uphill: 29,000m (or 3⅓ Everest) – that’s more than we did in NZ!

Longest day in Australia: 88km from Cann River to Bombala

Hilliest day in Australia: 1,450m of ascent from Valla Beach to Dorrigo

Number of nights camping: 33

Number of WarmShowers people who’ve generously hosted us: 12

Ferries taken: 10 (Raymond Island x2;  Husky Ferry;  Bundeena to Cronulla; Webbs Creek ferry x2; Wisemans Ferry;  Newcastle to Stockton; Nelson Bay to Tea GardensSettlement Point ferry in Port Macquarie)

ParkRuns completed by Adam: 9  Maribyrnong, Inverloch, Bairnsdale, Paramamta, Lakeview, Port Macquaire, Grafton, Varsity Lakes & South Bank

Rail replacement buses used to avoid dangerous roads: x1 between North Nowra and Kiama

Alive snakes seen: 0

Dead snakes seen: Half a dozen or so on the roads

The route we took is here: click

Melbourne to Brisbane


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