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Wilsons Promontory  Southern Circuit Adventure 

The Prom has something for everyone, from secluded rainforest walks to diverse plant communities and pristine coastlines. Read about our adventure in this enchanting part of Australia.

View of Mt Sonder
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The Larapinta Trail – a six day recce

In September 2019, my dad and I set off to Alice Springs for an adventure. The goal was to complete half of the Larapinta Trail. Read all about how we did!

Brown Hill Moderately Adventurous
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How to be moderately adventurous

Life is better with trees and there is no reason why the moderate among us cannot wander with gentle step. You CAN day-hike your days away without becoming a mountaineer. So pop your hat on, take my hand, and let us take a stroll into the supreme abyss.

Top 5 Northern Adelaide Walks: Black Hill Conservation Park koala
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Top 5 northern Adelaide walks: Black Hill Conservation Park

July Park of the Month and our latest edition to the Top 5 Northern Adelaide Walks, Black Hill Conservation Park gets its name from the beautiful sheoaks that dot its hillsides as their foliage matures in summer. Add Black Hill Conservation Park to your list!

Steub Trail Riding Taylor
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Chambers Gully Track: Hiking and Riding

Hikers and riders alike can enjoy the undulating terrain of Chambers Gully Track. With abundant wildlife, just enough challenging sections, and plenty of add-ons to extend your adventure, you definitely won’t get bored! 

The Scrub and Shovel Waitpinga - Heysen Trail
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The Scrub and Shovel – Welcome

Lace your boots, open your laptop and get ready to be inspired. Welcome to The Scrub and Shovel, our online homage to the Scout Outdoor Centre ethos.

Secretly Hide Increments of Turd Long Drop Toilet Roll
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How to Secretly Hide Increments of Turd in the woods

Armed with the knowledge of how to Secretly Hide Increments of Turd, there is no reason to fear the ‘urge’ coming on mid-hike or to set alight one of the most amazing parks on the planet. Don’t be that guy. Remember to enjoy your experience in the wilderness and leave no trace, so others can enjoy it too.

Western Arthurs Traverse leaving square lake
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Tasmania Western Arthurs Traverse

Our Western Arthurs Traverse was a long time coming, but worth the wait, and worth every ascending step. Read on for a blow-by-blow of the adventure.

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