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Ditch these products to keep the outdoors pristine, for your adventures and your grandchildren's. The average Australian throws away a whopping 560kg of waste…

Guides

WALKING THE OVERLAND TRACK with four or five family members and as many friends for my 50th birthday last April seemed a capital idea: my favourite walk in my f…

Guides

Lace up your hiking boots and shoulder your pack for these guided walks through our breathtaking southern State. Ask any Tassie local and they'll eagerly tell y…

Weekend Escapes

SWIM WITH SEA LIONS, take in Queensland's rainforests with a canopy-level view, canoe in wine country or mountain bike through alpine bushland. There's heaps to…

ATOP A DARK staircase, at the end of a dimly lit alleyway, a soft glow illuminates the warm evening air. It is warmer than expected, especially for a nation hom…

Reviews

THE VEHICLE  The diesel-only seven-seat Fortuner is being offered here in three variants: GX, GXL and top-of-the-range Crusade. All have the proven 2.8-litre fo…

AUSTRALIANS ARE remarkably lucky. Our island home is a playground of oceanic delights and diverse bushland ripe for the exploring. And nowadays, more so than ev…

Protecting valuable assets - whether fragile ecosystems, unique historical settlements, rare fauna and flora - is always a worthy undertaking. Now, think about…

STEPPING ONTO THE TARMAC in Port Moresby, I register how underprepared I am at the precise moment the humidity envelops me. Only two days prior I had been sippi…

Destinations

ATOP A DARK staircase, at the end of a dimly lit alleyway, a soft glow illuminates the warm evening air.  It is warmer than expected, especially for a nation ho…

Adventure

ALASTAIR OAKMAN HANDS me a 40L rucksack. Inside it is a lunch pack, a two-litre water bladder and a camp mug. With my own sunscreen and camera gear added, it’s…

Adventure

Australians are taking their bikes off road and onto the dirt in increasing numbers. In this first column dedicated to mountain biking, Ash Gray, talks about wh…

Destinations

* Tibrogargan is currently closed due to dangerous rock falls OK, SO I'M AN idiot. I’m on my own, climbing the steepest bushwalk I’ve done in my life – a route…

Adventure

Bill Robinson has paddled the length of the Murray and completed 22 Murray Marathons. When floods revitalised the river he decided to explore his favourite part…

Destinations

When a niche outdoor adventure festival's popularity grows, so too does its challenges in preserving our natural playground. Outdoor investigates the management…