Hot and Fat.

After a much needed sleep I left Wye River just before 9:00. The heat had arrived early and it was 33 degs.
After yesterday I was ready for traffic but from Wye to Apollo Bay only one car got in the way.
After filling up with fuel and a drink I headed south. The heat increased as the road meandered along the coast. A quick detour into the lighthouse at Cape Otway revealed lots of koalas, lots of stopped Britz vans looking at said koalas, and a very expensive tourist trap.

I moved on. My plan was to pick up the old ocean roads gravel section as recommended by Billy. But after not finding any signs and the steadily climbing temperature I bailed into Port Campbell.

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Ant was already here and we set up camp and waited for the others to arrive. They were only an hour or so later. We spent the afternoon having a beer and trying to avoid the heat.

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A quick trip to the beach cooed us off. The sea temp here is very chilly!

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Few beers and dinner have seen us back at camp.
A short ride to Lorne tomorrow with a cool change should bring happier conditions.

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