New Year Clayton's* ACTA Ride
1 January, 2014
There is, traditionally, no ACTA ride scheduled for New Year's Day.
Barbie Attwood said they're
happy for us to cycle over the airstrip Wed 1 Jan.
So Ray decided to have one anyway, and sent out an email to a few regulars:-
There were several interested, and Ray got a few shots on his iPhone.
Up the top, near the airstrip.
Trundling across the paddocks.
A couple of shots heading down to the bush.
Descent to Muriwai.
* For those too young to remember, Clayton's was make believe booze.
Claytons is the brand name of a non-alcoholic, non-carbonated beverage
coloured and packaged to resemble bottled whisky.
It was the subject of a major marketing campaign in Australia and New Zealand in the 1970s and 1980s, promoting it as
Although the product is no longer being actively marketed, the name has
entered into Australian and New Zealand vernacular where it represents a "poor
substitute" or "an ineffective solution to a problem".
Although this ride might have been
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