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Unleash your adventurous streak with WA's Bibbulmun Track, one of the best walking tracks you'll find in Australia. IF YOU'RE IN SEARCH of a trek that affords y…

Adventure

El Questro Wilderness Park, at the eastern end of WA's vast Kimberley region, combines luxury and adventure. WET CLOTHED AND A little breathless, I plant a bare…

Destinations

BARELY A RIPPLE SNAGS the shoreline as we push lazily off across Safety Bay, adjusting skirts and rudders and dipping paddles into the clear water that washes o…

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…

Destinations

Joanne Marriott embarks on a canoe adventure along the Murchison River, uncovering hidden treasures and stories of an ancient past. A perfect aperture hollowed…

Guides

Prior to huge treks by foot, there's a few things you can do to clear the path of stumbling blocks. Te Araroa veteran Laura Waters discusses her methods, from s…

Guides

YOU ARE STANDING ALONG in 30ºC heat beside your car, bonnet up and a 250 km drive from the nearest town. Your car is loaded with gear for the daywalk you were p…

Guides

Survial skills in the wilderness, part I Survival skills: staying warm and sheltered Being a well-prepared bushwalker you are already wearing lightweight, lon…

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YOU KNOW AN adventure sport is booming when it makes the New York Times. This year, the newspaper featured first the king – Spaniard Kilian Jornet – and then th…

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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…

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IT WAS ALL VERY well to spend millions of dollars on Oprah Winfrey spruiking our wide, open spaces, but watch that publicity lose its gloss when actor Sam Worth…

PACK YOUR BACKPACK, lace up those boots and grab some popcorn, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour (BMFFWT) is almost here. With screenings scheduled in…

Adventure

Grab your boots, your day pack and a picnic lunch and hit these great Australian trails. Whether you're a seasoned hiker or a weekend warrior, there are plenty…

WHAT'S THAT? FAIRLY NEW to trekking, you say? Well, before you and all that fancy new gear of yours heads off to tackle the Great Himalayan highways with nary a…

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THE TINY, RED TRAIN wound its way into a fairytale land of green grass, colourful cottages and immaculate flower beds. Seven Australians, faces pressed against…