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This hiking blog is where you can read all my thoughts and ponderings regarding anything to do with hiking, camping and the Australian outdoors in general.

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The Proposed Changes by Outdoors Victoria: My Take

If you're a Victorian and you have been keeping an eye on the news lately, you may have come across an interesting development recently. Outdoors Victoria are in the process of writing new "Australian Adventure...
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Nature Is The Truth – Alla Kozyreva

It's not a hero's story as much as we, as a society, love to hear them. It's an everyday person's story, the one, that emerges from the mud and turns into a beautiful lotus. But not...
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The Hiking Society…The Story So Far

These past 12 months have been absolutely incredible. It was during July 2016 that I decided to start The Hiking Society blog off the back of almost 2 years of heavy hiking. This also included a trek...
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A Beautiful Hike for the Mind, Body and Soul

A story about how hiking impacted the mind, body and soul of a city girl from Melbourne. The wind whistled through the trees as the leaves flew amongst the breeze. As she walked down the muddy trail,...
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Bilbo and Gandalf: The Ultimate Adventurers

Without a doubt, the Lord of the Rings and, to a lesser extent, The Hobbit, are two film trilogies that I really enjoy for a number of reasons. Hell, I love Lord of the Rings that...
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Why I Started The Hiking Society NSW

For those of you who may not be aware, I recently started a new MeetUp group in New South Wales - The Hiking Society NSW. But why? Why did I start another MeetUp group altogether let...
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Globewalker: From Blogger To Business Owner

So, this blog article is a little different to the usual stuff I put out on a weekly basis. In fact, it is completely different. Despite having owned it since December, I am now a business...
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How Hiking Changed A Life

I'm a firm believer that everyone's story about how they got into hiking, camping or the outdoors is interesting in its own way. As someone who is knee deep in all things Instagram, it enables...
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Why Joining a Hiking MeetUp is a Good Thing

If you haven't worked it out yet, I run a hiking MeetUp group of the same name as this website - The Hiking Society. I kicked it off on the first weekend of September and...

The Reality of Heading into the Outdoors

I'm of the belief that heading into the outdoors is a relatively safe thing to do. It can be an experience that changes your outlook on life or can be used as a means of...