Skydive, raft and hike your way around Queenstown

Following a trip to beautiful Costa Rica trying everything from bungy jumping to rappelling down the side of a waterfall, I was looking to go one better and do something even more exciting and adrenaline pumping. I decided there was only one way to do that. Jump out of a perfectly good plane, of course. …

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Adventure in the treetops

Location: Tree Top Challenge, Tamborine Mountain, Queensland, Australia Soar, climb and balance on high wires among the treetops on the slopes of the lush Tamborine Mountain at Tree Top Challenge. The adventurer in me loved the ziplines, climbing walls and balancing wires – and it was harder than I thought. Turns out I need to …

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7 Scenic Spots in New South Wales

I love to explore the great outdoors. Most weekends you’ll find me searching for a waterfall, taking a hike, uncovering caves, climbing boulders, or swimming in a waterhole. I’ve found some truly great spots across New South Wales – and many of these are off the beaten track. Here’s my favorite seven spots in New …

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Enjoy the great outdoors in the Canberra region

Canberra is left off most traveller’s itineraries for the bright lights of Sydney and Melbourne and the marine life of the Great Barrier Reef. But if you’re a hiking enthusiast and want a real taste of Australia’s great outdoors, then you might want to spend a few days taking a look around the Canberra region– …

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