The Overland Track is one of Australia’s most famous and beautiful hikes, through 65 kilometres of World Heritage protected land. It’s six days of difficult but rewarding track, with stunning rock formations and forests along the way. You’d be forgiven for thinking hiking is a budget activity, but how much does it really cost to […]
The You Yangs Regional Park rises starkly out of flat farmland. It’s a massive rock formation, Flinders Peak appearing in the distance on the way from Melbourne to Geelong. The You Yangs offers some of the best peak views in Melbourne, and the hike to the top is not difficult for people with a good […]
1000 steps and I’m at the bottom of them, along with women clad in fluorescent active wear, hikers hauling weighted training packs and dads carrying kids. The Kokoda Track Memorial Walk, popularly called the 1000 Steps, is a short but steep walk in the Dandenong Ranges, Melbourne.