7 Easy Steps To Take When Preparing For A Hike

Are you preparing for a hike and looking for advice? Are falls on the track a particular concern for you? These “7 Simple Steps to Be Fall-Free on the Footpath” are for you. Put together by Dr Eric Eifler, an American sports medicine orthopaedic surgeon, he shared his advice with Scottsdale Health. Having to consistently treat these hiking […]

An unbiased review of what it’s like walking the Cape to Cape and Bibbulmun Tracks

This is the unbiased diary of a walker walking the Cape to Cape and Bibbulmun Tracks. Greg Simmonds walked both tracks on a fully supported, self guided holiday with his wife Mary last year. He shared his diary with us shortly after completing both holidays. We absolutely loved his narrative and wanted to share it with anyone […]

10 minutes with Merel

Merel is one of the most interesting , adventurous and just plain happy individuals you are ever going to meet. Her background is in biology, Dr Merel Dalebout to be precise, her PhD is in the field of evolution and ecology (specialising in whale biology) along with a host of other qualifications. But in the […]

Walking in the Red Centre and getting lost with Auswalk

“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R Tolkien The Red Centre is a place rich in indigenous culture and Australia’s metaphorical spiritual heart. If you really want to get lost in the right direction then this is the place. This is an unforgiving landscape; part of its appeal, and a good reason not […]

Lord Howe Island is Tops for Great Food

On our Lord Howe Island walking holiday last week the food was to die for. We started each day with a gourmet breakfast. There was the usual continental spread followed by a a la carte choice of hot items. My favourite was the smoke salmon and chives omelette. Others enjoyed the plumped up Bircher muesli. […]