The North West Circuit – Stewart Island – New Zealand is a terrific moderate to hard hiking trip. In this post we share first hand experience of the 9- 11 day tramp in a trip report. Mud, rugged coastline, fantastic scenery, this hike has it all.
Tweet Want to help plan a new multi-day wilderness hike? Interested in shaping the facilities for a 2000km multi day trek? Want to help design the next great walk being planned in Australia? This is your chance to have some input into the newly planned Dreaming Trails in Far North Queensland, Australia From the official […]
Tweet Looking for two weeks camp hosting in Southern Tasmania? Happy to volunteer as a campsite host at Cockle Creek? Like the idea of free accommodation in return for working with the Parks and Wildlife Service? The Parks and Wildlife Service in Tasmania are seeking Campground Hosts for two week stints at Cockle Creek in […]
This post shares some excellent research by Larry Hamilton on how he selected, planned and put together his gear to hike in Southern Tasmania. Larry, a self confessed gear junkie, shares some terrific information on what is the best hiking gear and why he uses it..
Tweet Planning on a hiking trip with your children?Looking for information on how to bushwalk or backpack with your family?What is the best way to go multiday hiking with your kids? Damian and Renee have a fantastic blog called Adventure in progress which focuses on “Encouraging families to get outdoors and experience adventure”. Frank got […]
Tweet Solo hiking in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage area?A fantastic mix of coastal and inland hiking over 85km (53 miles)Wild oceans with the next land mass south the Antarctica?Challenging bushwalking with harsh weather conditions, no huts, minimal infrastructure that requires experience and thorough planning? If all (or some) of the above get you itching […]
Tweet The Bibbulmun Track is one of the world’s great long distance walk trails, stretching nearly 1000kms from Kalamunda, a suburb in the hills on the outskirts of Perth, to the historic town of Albany on the south coast of Australia. In this post, our “End to Ender” Dave Tomlinson, shares his experience on planning, […]
Tweet Adventure around Cradle Mountain?Fact or fiction?A day hike around Cradle Mountain with a twist (or two)? Then this story is for you! Frank stumbled across a very enjoyable blog today titled American in Oz. He reads a lot of blog posts about Tasmania and especially the Cradle Mountain area in Australia’s most southern state, […]
Tweet Tasmania, Australia, is a photographers dream. Wilderness, huge vistas, interesting elements and unspoilt scenery. Taking a good picture is not hard but getting a fantastic photograph takes talent, time, effort and perseverance. In this post, we invited Tasadam to share some of his spectacular wilderness photographs that focus on winter in Tasmania. Winter has […]