Walk a mile in Louis-Philippe Loncke shoes – Interview with a Belgian explorer

Wilsons Promontory Sealers Cove 2004

Tweet From hiking Australia to Explorer In this post we continue the series of interviews with interesting outdoors people that have inspired us to keep getting into the outdoors! Louis-Philippe Loncke is a Belgian explorer who discovered hiking in Australia back in 2004. This experience has led him to bushwalk all over the country and […]

Family backpacking or bushwalking – planning your trip

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 […]

South Coast Track – Ironbound Ranges and Leeches

Tweet In this post we continue with Larry Hamilton’s guest post on hiking the South Coast Track in Southern Tasmania. The South Coast Track runs between Melaluka and Cockle Creek in the South West Heritage area in Tasmania. It combines spectacular coastal hiking with some (a lot) of slog through inland sections with mud and […]

South Coast Track – Tasmania – Solo winter trip report

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 […]

Tasmanian Winter Images – Introducing Tasadam

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 […]