Gateway walks

For 22 years our focus has been on providing a platform for people to go walking in nature whilst also ensuring that they experienced everything that destination had to offer. To do this well we felt our trips had to be 7 days or longer. However, the reality is that it is not always possible […]

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 […]

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. […]

Training – Stay Safe when Walking on Roads

Dangerous roads, hazardous weather conditions, poor visibility and reckless drivers are just some of the problems those who walk regularly have to face on a daily basis. This post aims to provide information on how to stay safe on the roads. The information I’m sure you’ve heard before at some stage but if not it […]

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