Win a free trip to Tasmania and hike the Overland Track

Tweet Hike the Overland Track free?Win a trip to Australia and a free trip on the Overland Track with Cradle Mountain Huts? We stumbled across this opportunity today for anyone who owns a pair of Blundstone Boots (an Aussie icon in work footwear) Towards Barn Bluff – Overland Track- Tasmania Head off to the Blundstone […]

Do you know Tasmania? No? then find out!

Tweet Want to get to know Tasmania?Would you like to walk in a beautiful rainforest?Stroll along a deserted ocean beach?Climb a rugged mountain peak?Camp beside a hidden tarn?Ski across a drift of newly fallen snow?Follow a meandering river through a misty gorge? Then the Launceston Walking Club could be for you and their 44th Spectacular […]

Great South West Walk – The Capes and Bays

Tweet Penguins?Enchanted Forest?Blowholes?Seals?Petrified Forest?and The End…. The final section of the Great South West Walk is described as “The Capes and Bays” and in his fourth guest post, Dave Tomlinson shares his trip report of this popular and beautiful area. Petrified Forest The 27km from Tarragal Camp around Cape Bridgewater to Trewalla Camp was my […]

The Overland Track e Book reviews

Tweet We recently sent copies of the Overland Track downloadable book to a couple of great bushwalking and hiking sites for them to check out and possibly review. Well, we are humbled by their responses, which were well beyond our expectations. ———————————————————————————————— Click “Add to Cart” to download a free sample of our “Hiking the […]

Aushiker – Western Australian Hiking resource

Tweet Came across an excellent resource for anyone who is planning a walk in Western Australia. Andrew Priest from Perth has developed a wonderful site centred around getting out into the W.A. bush and enjoying not only hiking but Geocaching and Waymarking. There are also sections with gear reviews, track reports and cycling information. Have […]

Bob Brown video

Tweet Now first of all apologies to our hiking purists for posting this video but I could not resist for two reasons. The first was that I wanted to learn how to post YouTube video’s just for fun…and lets face it we havn’t been hiking for a few weeks so the boredom levels are rising […]