Traditional Geocache

A cure for your fleas - Melbourne's Lanes #6

A cache by iamapom Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 11/10/2009
In Victoria, Australia
Difficulty:
3 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

The 6th in iamapom's "Melbourne's Lane's" series - highlighting all the cool, weird and funky backstreets that Melbourne is so well known for. Oh and it's perhaps a little trickier than some of the others!

This is Hardware Lane - many restaurants, cafes, pasta places, 2nd hand camera gear, ski shops, a cool fancy dress shop, a Maccas and a car park with a weird entrance along the laneway. A nice place.

Please don't get run over by entering vehicles !!

The cache is the usual magnetic cache.. It's small of course - and only contains log books - but no pen. It's not a nano (phew I hear you say!). This one is grey/silver in colour. The magnets are fairly weak - so please don't add anything unless its really small and light. It's at shoe level - so you will need your usual "tie the shoe lace trick".

As the sign clearly say - the GZ is sometimes closed off at various times of the day - and this differs from day to day. But apparently it's fully accessible 24/7 at the weekends. At the right times - this could be very easy - at other times - quite tricky. So it's really not a 24/7 cache - but at the right times it could be a drive-by cache - you could even use your car as cover.

There are plenty of muggles around this area too - so beware.

This cache was inspired by a recent find of mine in Sydney @ GCVW6X. :-)

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Nggevohgr vg naq guvax nobhg gur zhttyr urycref. Vg'f gurer evtug va gur pbeare - ahzore 8.

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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