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Fairlight to North Head Walk

I don’t want to jinx anything, but lately Sydney has had some gorgeous weather on the weekends. The boy ’bout town and I try to get out and about and do active things such as walks. 231 more words


Blackberry picking

You can always tell when the long summer holidays are coming to an end, the blackberries are ripe and ready for picking. Its wonderful this year, there are lots of big fat glistening berries. 28 more words

Elsie And Martha

Opera Point Historic Reserve

Opera Point Historic Reserve is located on a small peninsula on the south-eastern end of Whangapoua Beach on the Coromandel Peninsula. It includes the historic Raukawa Pa site, at 85m above sea level. 600 more words


Panorama of the Downs

Today’s 10½ mile walk was number 22 in our book Another 25 Favourite Walks. Thirteen arrived at the start on the top of Kithurst Hill. The car park is at the end of a narrow single-track lane off the B2139. 126 more words


I Like the Rain

It rained yesterday. It was a steady rain that lasted most of the day. It was a rain that broke through the late summer heat. It was a welcome rain. 70 more words


[Barely] on a Mountain

Altitude: 1005 m

Time needed to hike: 6.5 h

Distance: 20.5 km

Consequence: soaked like never before by heavy rain