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Low Cost School Holiday Adventuring

These school holidays we will be spending a lot of time at home, instead of our usual road trip north. During winter, the warmth of the house and the slow pace of holiday mornings mean that it is easy to get lulled into the stay-indoors trap.  842 more words

Bush Walks

West Coast Wandering

After leaving the Seal colony we continued on South, stopping to do a few walks in the Paparoa National Park, the first was called the Truman Track, only a short walk, which took us through sub-tropical bush and down to the Sea. 279 more words



With the approach of winter, and the onset of shorter days and increasingly cool, crisp nights, we have started to go owling again.

In our family the practise of going out at night into the bush with torches to spot wildlife used to be known as ‘spotlighting’. 283 more words

Bush Life

On the trail of adventure

TREMISANA CAMP, HOEDESPRUIT, SOUTH AFRICA — There are two ways to explore the bush: by foot or by jeep. And just the difference of that one single meter of height lets you in on two completely different worlds. 850 more words

Travels In Africa

Day 45

Wednesday 15th April   3rd day on Bruny Island

We got sorted nice and early this morning as we are going to the Cape Lighthouse. Weather was good, windy and bit chilly but had a great time, Coast line here is so rough and beautiful. 151 more words


Tickets are booked. Camino here I come!

I must be one of the worst bloggers. This is my 200th post and I probably could have reached it last year if I was more  prolific. 111 more words


Raising Risk-Takers

As I watched my four children set off together to explore upstream along a rugged creek through remote wilderness my heart sang. Fostering a love of exploration and discovery of the natural world in my children is something fundamental to my hopes as a parent. 567 more words