Welcome to Australia’s Hiking and Bushwalking Blog! This blog is your one-stop shop for all things hiking and bushwalking in Australia. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned pro, I’ve got the information and resources you need to plan and enjoy your next adventure. Here, you’ll find everything you need to know about getting started, developing your hiking skills, hiking safely, health and hygiene, navigation techniques, and hiking hacks. I also cover the food and gear you’ll need for your hikes, as well as how to care for it.
And of course, no hiking blog would be complete without stories from the trail! I share inspiring stories from my own adventures, as well as from my readers. I encourage you to get involved in this exciting community by submitting your own trip reports and hiking trails, planning your own events and joining conversations in the forums.
I also offer free meal planners, packing checklists and dowloadable hiking guides, to help you plan your next adventure. Whether you’re looking to explore a new trail or learn more about hiking and bushwalking in Australia, I’m here to help. So start planning your next adventure today!
There’s nothing worse than opening your pack at the end of a long day, to find everything soaking wet. I hope these tips help you keep your gear dry.
Both carbon fibre and aluminium hiking poles have their pros and cons, and the right choice for you depends on your specific needs and preferences. Which ones are best? Here’s a few things to consider.
Bushfires are a natural part of the Australian landscape, but they can pose a serious threat to hikers. It’s important to be aware of the risks and to take steps to stay safe.
I asked Google, What’s the best hiking blog in Australia? I’m stoked Trail Hiking Australia is up there with some of the best. Well at least according to Google.
Weather is essential for the safety, comfort, and enjoyment of outdoor adventure activities. This guide provides tips on how to get weather information, and a quick guide to weather hazards and warnings relevant to land-based…
The choice between a satellite communicator and personal locator beacon depends on your specific needs and preferences. You may in fact decide you want to carry both. Your safety is in your hands, no one…
Maintaining your energy and nourishment on the trail can be a challenge, especially on overnight or multi-day hikes. That’s where freeze dried food comes to the rescue.