Australia’s Hiking and Bushwalking Blog

Welcome to the Trail Hiking Australia Hiking and Bushwalking Blog. A resource filled with tips and tricks, information relating to skills, safety, trip preparation and navigation. Find out more about the gear you need for hiking as well as how to care for it effectively.

All the resources you need for your next adventure.

How to Become an Expert Hiker

How to Become an Expert Hiker

Hikes in Australia are graded 1 (easy) through 5 (difficult). How do you develop your skills to be able to
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Dehydrating Vegetables for Hiking

Dehydrating Vegetables for Hiking

Dehydrating vegetables for hiking can add a great deal of nutrition to your meals. Drying is a long-standing, fairly easy
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Dehydrating Meat for Hiking

Dehydrating Meat for Hiking

Jerky is a nutrient-dense, convenient and shelf-stable meat product that has grown in popularity world wide. Making jerky at home
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Dehydrating Fruit for Hiking

Dehydrating Fruit for Hiking

Making dried fruit for your hikes can be a fun activity with a tasty end product. Dried fruit is a
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6 Reasons to Join a Meetup Hiking Group or Bushwalking Club

6 Reasons to Join a Meetup Hiking Group or Bushwalking Club

If you are looking to join a meetup hiking group or bushwalking club, select the right club or group and
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Volunteer Bushwalkers and the AAAS

Volunteer Bushwalkers and the AAAS

Bushwalking Victoria has analysed the AAAS Core and Bushwalking Standards and consider that most of the content is either not
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Tesalate Towel Field Test and Review

Tesalate Workout Towel

At the end of our six day 110km hike we were thrilled the Tesalate Workout Towels came along for the
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A-Beginner’s-Guide-To-Hiking

A Beginner’s Guide To Hiking

Want to go Hiking but don't know where to start? This beginners guide to hiking can help you prepare for
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Zorali Recycled Venture Pants

Zorali Recycled Venture Pants

If you haven’t heard of Zorali, they are an Aussie brand committed to being a leader on the path towards
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How to spot and treat heat exhaustion

Heat Exhaustion and Hiking Heat exhaustion can occur when you have inadequate or unbalanced replacement of fluids caused by physical
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Stop the Falls to Hotham Crossing Development

Stop the Falls to Hotham Crossing Development in Victoria

It is vital we raise our collective voices to halt the $34M Falls to Hotham Crossing development before it is
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Trail Etiquette

Following a few interesting experiences on the trail, I came to realise that a lot of people have either forgotten
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SOARTD Trail Hiking Australia

SOARTD Minimalist High Performance Outdoor Clothing

SOARTD claim to be passionate about producing higher quality, better performing clothes that are more durable and that effortlessly coordinate,
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Plan to Survive Your Hike Trail Hiking Australia

Plan to Survive Your Hike

We don't all have to be experts to be safe in the bush. Here's how to Plan to Survive Your
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SV Topographic Maps

SV Topographic Maps

I can say without question that our SV Topographic Map provided us with the knowledge and confidence to get-it-right the first
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Hiking With Your Dog

Discover Hiking With Your Dog: Essential Tips & Gear

If you hike often, there are undoubtably moments where you catch yourself wishing your furry goofball was by your side.
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