The Walking Blog

Snakebite first aid 101

snakebite first aid

As hikers, we don’t like to think about the dangers that lurk in the Australian bush. When we do, though, snakes are probably the first thing that comes to mind. The good thing is that your chances of actually suffering…

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How to choose the right sleeping bag

Sleeping bags

Choosing the Right Sleeping Bag Sleeping bags come in a whole variety of materials, styles, warmth ratings and colour. Choosing the right bag is integral to a comfy, warm night’s sleep. Here are our suggestions on what to consider and…

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Hiking Dirk Hartog Island

Dirk Hartog Island

Dirk Hartog Island is a spectacular island off the coast of Shark Bay in Western Australia which is best known as the site where Hartog himself erected an inscribed pewter plate in 1616.  Why every account of Dirk Hartog mentions…

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When is the best time to go to Karijini National Park?


Karijini National Park is a 6000 square metre wilderness area in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. As the state’s second largest national park it contains some of the country’s most remote and untravelled attractions so is perfect for anyone…

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Great Walks Australia Crossword

Blazing Trails Australia Crossword

How well do you know the trails of Australia? We had a lot of fun creating this Great Walks Australia Crossword. Hope you enjoy it! Was it too easy? or too hard? Let us know how you did ( Click…

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The 15 Bushwalking Essentials You Absolutely Must Know

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