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

Nature Park Excursions near Perth, Western Australia (Part Four – Regional Parks)

The surrounds of Perth are unique because there is so much protected land around this growing city and greater metropolitan area. Perth is the capital of Western Australia and it is one of Australia’s fastest growing cities. Surrounding the growing metropolis are 15 national parks, 7 regional parks, 3 marine parks, and 3 nature reserves; plus an interesting mix of forest land, caves, and coastline. In our first blog post about National Parks near Perth, we visited Avon Valley National Park, John Forrest National Park, Serpentine National Park, Yanchep National Park, and Beelu National Park. Our second blog post on national parks near Perth  included a closer look at Walyunga National Park, Yalgorup National Park, Wandoo National Park, Kalamunda National Park, and Greenmount National Park. Our 3rd series featured the […]

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August 20th, 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

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
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