Recap of the National Parks in Sydney’s Surrounds

Earlier this year, we featured the national parks in the region around Sydney in New South Wales including the Greater Blue Mountains Area National Parks as well as other national parks in the region around Sydney. We did a recap of the parks that are part of The Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage-listed area: Blue Mountains National Park, Wollemi National Park, Yengo National Park, Kanangra-Boyd National Park, Nattai National Park, Gardens of Stone National Park, Thirlmere Lakes National Park. Today, we are wrapping up our blog series with a recap of the other National Parks in the region around Sydney: We featured Berowra Valley National Park, Marramarra National Park, Dharug National Park,  Ku-ring-ga National Park, and Royal National Park. Here is a summary of each one so that you can […]

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August 18th, 2017

Camping and Bushwalking in Dharug National Park

Dharug National Park is one of many vast wilderness parks so close to the metropolitan city of Sydney. Last week, we featured Berowra Valley National Park  and Marramarra National Park. Today we are headed just north of those parks and a little further north of Sydney to explore Dharug National Park adjacent to Marramarra National […]

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November 19th, 2016

5 Must Do Walks in Sydney

Bushwalking in Australia is one of the top attractions for holiday goers. When locals and tourists alike plan a vacation in Australia, you can be sure that walking trails, hiking, or bush walking will likely be on the agenda. However, you don’t have to traverse deep into the outback or remote locations in order to […]

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August 6th, 2016

10 of the Best Walks of the Australian Outback (Part Two)

When it comes to adventurous holidays, Australia’s outback really delivers. This is part two of our two part list of the 10 best walks of the Australian Outback. In part one, we visited the first five of the walks on our list, and all were in the Northern Territory. The walks we covered included: the Larapinta Trail, Kings Canyon Rim Walk, Kata Tjuta Valley of the Wings Walk, Koolpin Gorge to Twin Falls Walk, and Mt Giles Explorer Trek. When it comes to bushwalking in Australia, it is so important to be well prepared and do your research about the requirements and details of the walk you choose. No matter the length of your walk, be sure to plan ahead, understand the fitness level requirements, have the right shoes and […]

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July 30th, 2016

The Great Walks of Tasmania: Tarkine Rainforest Track

We are continuing our blog series on the Great Walks of Australia and the Great Walks of Tasmania. Today’s featured walking track is part of the Great Walks of Tasmania: the Tarkine Rainforest Track.  We just completed our series on the 9 Great Walks of Australia  which included a two part summary blog post and a post for each of the nine Great Walks:

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May 28th, 2016

The Great Walks of Tasmania: South Coast Track

A few weeks ago, we began our feature on the Great Walks of Australia. We just completed our series on the 9 Great Walks of Australia  which included a two part summary blog post and a post for each of the nine Great Walks:

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May 27th, 2016

10 Must Do Walking Trails in Canberra (Part One)

Canberra has some very unique walking trails throughout the city and the remote surrounds that make for very unique and exciting adventures on foot or bicycle. Some of the walks are city walks and some are outside the city in the parks and reserves just outside of the city.

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April 2nd, 2016

Free Things to Do in Sunshine Coast

The Sunshine Coast is one of Queensland’s top tourist destinations. As with most other major cities, we like to feature some free things to do. Finding free things to do on your holiday helps you stay on a budget and keep the cost of your holiday low. Sunshine Coast has a laid back, oceanside vibe […]

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March 23rd, 2016

The Walks and Trails of Bouddi National Park

We just finished a blog all about Bouddi National Park. We told you about its diverse landscapes, aboriginal history, and beautiful beaches. Bouddi National Park is also known for its bushwalking trails and beach tracks with spectacular views. Walking through the park’s close to 20 different trails and tracks is an excellent way to explore […]

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October 3rd, 2015
Thrdbo Valley Track, Kosciuszko National Park

Best Nature Walks in New South Wales (Part Four)

Australia is known for its nature walks, bush hiking, and many places you might visit where the best views can only be reached on foot. Adventuring on foot for at least part of your Australian vacation also ensures that you can get up close and personal with the wildlife, trees, and flora. We are continuing our multi-part blog series on the nest nature walks in New South Wales. This state is unique in that you are just a few hours away from a completely different landscape, it could be cityscape, ocean and coastal views, rainforest, or the outback.

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June 18th, 2015