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Gorillas In Our Midst

We sometimes hear about a lack of community feeling in our suburbs these days and that may be true of some areas but rest assured, on the Northern suburbs of Sydney there is a community so strong they epitomise the very word and they all have one thing in common; a love of mountain biking. Actually this community shares two things in common, a love of mountain biking and a love of the land on which they ride their...

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