Nine Ideas For Repurposing Everyday Household Items

Most environmentally conscious individuals are well aware of the basics of living green; refuse, reduce, reuse, repair, recycle, and rot. Keeping these things in mind while choosing products for your home goes a long way toward reducing your carbon footprint on our planet. You can apply these principles to nearly every item in your home, but […]

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What is a trail camera?

Trail cameras are sometimes called: outdoor cameras; camera traps; infrared cameras; surveillance cameras; IR cameras; motion-activated cameras. They are different from “IP” wireless cameras. Trail cameras are battery-operated, weatherproof, motion-activated and can take photos or video which is saved onto a memory card such as an SD card. Some trail cameras can send photos or […]

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Adventures for you, made by people like you – Sponta

WHY SPONTA? Sponta was born because we wanted to wake up in the morning and go on an amazing adventure with our best friends that we haven’t met yet. It’s all about fun and sharing skills. Whether teaching someone to surf as a leader, being a participant learning to kiteboard or just being part of […]

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The Adventures of Me and My Jack Wolfskin Boots on the Tour du Mont Blanc – Denise Green

My dream holiday is a multi-day hike and so imagine my delight when I started the ascent to the Col du Balme and the France-Switzerland border on Day 1 of my 7 day “Tour du Mont Blanc”. Imagine also my excitement as every step in my Jack Wolfskin Altiplano Prime Texapore Mid W boots felt […]

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REVIEW OF JACK WOLFSKIN BOOT
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REVIEW OF JACK WOLFSKIN BOOT

In April this year I trekked the Larapinta Trail end to end. It was an awesome experience and …  my feet hurt every step of the way. Ouch!!! With another hiking trip planned for later in the year, I found myself yet again searching for boots.   Success!!! After 35 years of hiking in ill-fitting […]

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What kind of trekker are you?
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What kind of trekker are you?

Are you seeking solitude or do you want to push the limits? Do you want to capture perfect moments on your camera, or do you want to enjoy the scenery and stay “in the moment”? Are you excited by a rough and rugged adventure or do you want to enjoy the scenery with creature comforts […]

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Why do we work with Australian Walking Tours and Tasmanian Expiditions?

Australian Walking Holidays – Responsible Tourism GIVING SOMETHING BACK … Australian Walking Holidays is committed to responsible travel and true sustainability. It was a commitment formed when the company was established, and today, in the face of a multitude of threats to the environment, our commitment is stronger than ever. We aim to ensure that our destinations […]

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Top Trekking Tips
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Top Trekking Tips

Planning on trekking in the next few months? While it may be tempting to spend the lead up fantasizing about how fantastic your experience will be, there are a few things you need to take into consideration in the months beforehand to ensure that you maximise your enjoyment of the trek – regardless of whether […]

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7 REASONS TO VISIT TASMANIA
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7 REASONS TO VISIT TASMANIA

It’s no secret that Tasmania is one of the last true great wilderness areas left on the planet. Dramatic alpine landscapes, wild stretches of untamed coastline, superb old growth forests, flora and fauna endemic to the island; it’s inventory of natural spaces is other worldly. We’ve got 7 reasons why you should ditch your overseas holiday, […]

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TOP 8 BENEFITS OF TREKKING
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TOP 8 BENEFITS OF TREKKING

There’s nothing more satisfying and refreshing than spending time in the wilderness with nothing but your back pack. From quiet moments of self reflection, invigorating sights and challenging yourself in nature, trekking provides a number of benefits; both physical and mental. Here are our top eight benefits of trekking and active holidays. Overall improved fitness: […]

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