UK to Australia by Motorcycle 2007-08. by Charles Fellowes Raising money and awareness for the Make a Wish Foundation www.planitearth.co.uk. A copy of this slideshow is at www.planitearth.co.uk. What inspired me to do this trip?. Desire for travel independence and love of bikes.
Bike Information • BMW F650 GS Dakar 2003 (652cc single) • Mileage at departure 11,134 miles • Fuel tank capacity is 17 l (max 325 miles) • Great all rounder / strong sub-frame • Weight is around 230 kg loaded and fueled • THE LIGHT IS ALWAYS ON I will not tell you how much it costs, so please don’t ask!
Planning • Passport and visas • Passport for bike (Carnet de passage) • China guide arrangements • Shipping around Myanmar and back home • Time off work • Bike preparation and spares • Vaccinations and medical kit