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The crew at Outdoor recently sat down with Kate Leeming to discuss her upcoming adventures. It’s not everyday you can say, “today I had lunch with the person wh…

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An Antarctic kayaking experience is not to be missed, paddling among the awe-inspiring bobbing icy monoliths. CHARLOTTE BAY IS BELIEVED by many to be one of the…

Destinations

A SMALL BUT MAGNIFICENT refuge in the midst of the Southern Ocean, Macquarie Island is a protected wilderness that undergoes dramatic seasonal change, provides…

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One of Australia's greatest contemporary explorers, Kate Leeming, discusses what motivates her ongoing quest to break new ground. Setting off from the city of…

Guides

Chris Ord takes an introductory course with one of the world's leading survival experts, West Australian Bob Cooper. WHAT KIND OF NAME is Bear* anyway? Sounds t…

Guides

Seeking a new setting? Outdoor unveils the best places in Victoria for your next adventure, whether you're looking for an amble or an ascent, a paddle or a peda…

THIRTY-TWO YEARS ago Greg Mortimer and Tim Macartney-Snape reached the summit of Mt Everest in the dying light of a post-monsoon day – below them an endless vis…

Prior preparation and planning prevents poor performance, as the (sanitised) quip goes, and it's about as solidly truthful a cliche as you'll find when it comes…

LIKE ANYTHING, NATURAL BUSH skills and general savvy in the outdoors take time to develop. More so, it takes a natural want," says Monash University's outdoor…

I CAN ONLY SPEAK from the bloke's perspective (I'm guessing women have other things on their mind), but when my wife gave birth the first time, there was a flee…

WE WOKE TO the sound of pounding surf. Ketchum Bay was closing out with eight-foot monsters, but we really didn’t want to stick around. We were already eight da…

Reviews

You can't spend every minute outdoors, but that doesn't mean your relaxation time can't still be exciting. 1. Touching the Void Joe Simpson (1989) An incredible…

Adventure

As one of the adventure world's boldest and most creative photographers, Krystle Wright knows a thing or two about how taking a risk can pay off. Krystle Wright…

AS WE STRUGGLED TO make progress against gusting 48-knot winds, the 3m tiger shark keeping us company across the seagrass beds was an unwanted distraction. Its…

FROM THE STANDING POSITION I feel as if I am towering over the other surfers in the line-up. I spot the dark line of swell early and stroke hard - I feel the mu…