Allan Olsen, the Princes Highway cyclist

Natalie Croxon
Updated August 24 2023 - 2:46pm, first published August 23 2023 - 8:00pm
Allan Olsen in his younger years. Picture supplied by Tina Olsen
Allan Olsen in his younger years. Picture supplied by Tina Olsen

He was a familiar face to many in the Illawarra, often seen riding his bicycle up and down the coast over the years, the shopping bags carrying his possessions hanging from the handlebars.

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Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon

Journalist

Reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, mostly covering social affairs. Previously of the Bendigo Advertiser, Northern Daily Leader and Quirindi Advocate. Our Watch award winner.

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