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Day 5 – Red Range Campsite to Mayo Hut
3 months ago

Day 5 – Red Range Campsite to Mayo Hut

After an unrelenting undulating Day 4, the comparatively even 17km stretch from Red Range Campsite to Mayo Hut was just the ‘rest’ my exhausted legs had been screaming for. I spent …
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Day 4 – Wilpena Pound Resort to Red Range Campsite
3 months ago

Day 4 – Wilpena Pound Resort to Red Range Campsite

After a draining Day 3, I woke up feeling very sore and sorry for myself. Both my internal and camera batteries still required charging, and I was up at 4:30 …
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Day 3 – Yanyanna Hut to Wilpena Pound Resort
3 months ago

Day 3 – Yanyanna Hut to Wilpena Pound Resort

Quite honestly, August 15, 2018, was the hardest day of in my life. When I finally arrived at Wilpena Pound Resort late in the evening, I was on the verge …
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Day 2 – Aroona Campground to Yanyanna Hut
3 months ago

Day 2 – Aroona Campground to Yanyanna Hut

I woke up early on Day 2, eager to knock off some quick kilometres, but was ‘greeted’ with an icy film covering my tent; not ideal for a quick getaway, especially …
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Day 1 – Parachilna Gorge to Aroona Campground
3 months ago

Day 1 – Parachilna Gorge to Aroona Campground

The date was August 13, 2018. My bag was heavy, the time was late, the sun was high and the weather was heating up. But at least my breakfast belly …
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Donate to the Black Dog Foundation
5 months ago

Donate to the Black Dog Foundation

What can we do?

One small thing we can all do is get back to nature. Nature walks are linked with significantly lower depression, less stress and enhanced mental health …
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Hiking the Heysen
5 months ago

Hiking the Heysen

After absorbing Australia’s natural beauty over the past 12 months, I’ve decided to head back to my home state of South Australia to take up my next challenge; solo hiking …
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1 year of full-time travel, what have I spent?
7 months ago

1 year of full-time travel, what have I spent?

By  •  Journal

Well, well, well. Here we are. 1 entire year of travel. I’m currently shacked up in a beautiful family home in the cozy Sydney suburb of Lane Cove, looking after yet …
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11 revelations from a nomadic year travelling Australia.
7 months ago

11 revelations from a nomadic year travelling Australia.

By  •  Journal

The date was April 6, 2017; the day was a Thursday; the destination was Melbourne, and the distance wasn’t very far. From unassuming beginnings, paying the measly TigerAir fee to …
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