Ryko the Byko

by Howard Pohlner

Biography of Edward ‘Ryko’ Reichenbach (1892-1968) – the last of the Overlanders. It details his record-breaking bicycle ride from Adelaide to Darwin in 1914 in 28 days and 7 minutes, his adventurous Top End exploits and his later life as a plant collector whilst working on the Ghan in Central Australia.  [A5, 44pp. B&W]