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  • Yarra Bend Park – nice walk near Melbourne

    Yarra Bend Park – nice walk near Melbourne

    We went on a walk on Sunday afternoon. We started from the Fairfield Park Boathouse because it was closer. The car park there was full so we had to park at Yarra Bend Road (next turn from Heidelberg Road). The weather was perfect – warm and sunny. Dights Falls was named after John Dight, who…

  • Sugarloaf Reservoir Loop

    Sugarloaf Reservoir Loop

    We did this circuit on Saturday, April 14th. The sign says: Sugarloaf Walking Track18km 5hrs return circuit Surprisingly you can get to the water. Most Melbourne catchments are fenced and access to the water is prohibited. I think you are still not supposed to swim or wade in the water. The trails goes next to…

  • Exploring Red Bluff Sea Cliffs: a Scenic Adventure

    Exploring Red Bluff Sea Cliffs: a Scenic Adventure

    We had a blast last Saturday! Joined by a friend, we set off on the Red Bluff Sea Cliffs walk, starting from the car park near Hampton Beach. The weather was perfect — sunny and warm. Walking on the beach was tough with the soft sand, but it added to the adventure. After about an…

  • Cape Woolamai, Phillip Island

    Cape Woolamai, Phillip Island

    It was a cloudy and windy summer’s day, typical of unpredictable Victorian weather, and my friends and I had decided to embark on a short hike. Phillip Island is a popular holiday destination, located a two-hour drive south of Melbourne. The island is well-known for its Penguin Parade, where you can watch cute Little Penguins…

  • A Coastal Odyssey: My Adventure to the 12 Apostles

    A Coastal Odyssey: My Adventure to the 12 Apostles

    I recently checked a major item off my bucket list – a trek to the iconic 12 Apostles along the mesmerising Great Ocean Road. Strap in for the ride as I spill the details of this coastal escapade that left me in absolute awe. Spoiler alert: nature’s wonders are even more breathtaking up close! Chapter…

  • Mount Abrupt

    Just 6 kilometers from Dunkeld, Mount Abrupt proved to be a thrilling challenge for our Sunday hike. The Grampians has always been our go-to for weekend getaways, with its picturesque views and amazing hikes. We were no strangers to the mountains, having already accomplished the nearby Piccaninny. Mount Abrupt truly lives up to its name…

  • A Serene Stroll: Exploring the Beauty of Macedon Ranges

    Nestled in the heart of Victoria, Australia, lies a picturesque region that has something for all. There’s trails for a casual stroll and there’s more technical, dog-friendly trails for those looking for a bit more of a challenge.Welcome to the Macedon Ranges, with its rolling hills, lush forests, and charming township and wineries. It’s an…

  • A Day Walk Along Cicada Walking Track on Rubicon River in Thornton

    A Day Walk Along Cicada Walking Track on Rubicon River in Thornton

    First, I would like to acknowledge the Taungurung peoples of the Kulin Nations as the traditional owners of Rubicon Valley. I want to pay my respects to the past, present and any Indigenous people among us today. I also want to acknowledge that I have profited and benefited from stolen land and that Indigenous people…

  • Day Walk Adventure to the Den of Nargun

    Day Walk Adventure to the Den of Nargun

    First, I would like to acknowledge the Brabralung clan, of the Gunaikurnai peoples as the traditional owners of Mitchell River National Park. I want to pay my respects to the past, present and any Indigenous people among us today. I also want to acknowledge that I have profited and benefited from stolen land and that Indigenous…

  • Sunny Afternoon Day Walk Around Albert Park Lake

    Sunny Afternoon Day Walk Around Albert Park Lake

    First, I would like to acknowledge the Yalukit Willam clan of the Boonwurrung peoples of the Kulin Nations as the traditional owners of Albert Park. I want to pay my respects to the past, present and any Indigenous people among us today. I also want to acknowledge that I have profited and benefited from stolen…