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RUST magazine: RUST Australia Special

RUST magazine: RUST Australia Special We join Touratech on a three-week adventure ride into The Outback! The guys at Touratech HQ had a seriously busy 2016, so what did they do to find some stress relief at the end of the year? Yep, they jumped on their bikes and went for an adventure ride! Again, through our special relationship with the T-Team, our editor JB got invited along. And he was so glad he was, as the Outback ride became his ride of the year. Australia is no hidden gem but sometimes it might just be a little underrated – in the words of the Australians themselves: the country is ‘sensational’. So here’s that trip, in JB’s words and pictures (and those of his companions). And we guarantee after reading this you’ll want an Australian adventure of your own. Oh, and keep an eye on Touratech’s website, come June they’ll have a full-length film of the adventure… We trust you’ll enjoy it! JON BENTMAN (Editor, RUST)

DARK SKIES?

DARK SKIES? Australia threw up no end of natural wonders. Trying to encapsulate them in simple photography often proved very difficult. And what one image could represent the enormity of the experience? Not easy at all. But this image by Jon Beck comes close; for one thing that dazzled us over and over was the night skies in the desert. The very darkness allowed for star gazing like we’d never experienced. The stars numbered in their millions. And when we laid back under our tent canopies (we didn’t always bother with the outer sheets) it felt like we were in the cockpit of our own private spaceships. Mind blowing and yet comforting at the same time… Image: Jon Beck

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