Three Australian outdoors bloggers talk about blogging and social media. John Feeney from The Hiking Society, Michela Fantinel from Rocky Travel, and Ben Collaton from the Snowys blog share invaluable insights into blogging about the great Australian outdoors. This post focuses on the work that goes into a blog, how much work each post..."Australian Outdoors Bloggers"Continue reading
I’ve spent plenty of time hiking around the face of the Adelaide hills and found three vantage points that will have you feeling like you’re flying! Read my Weekend Notes article here....
Stop buying bottled water. Buy re-usable bottles. If you want some water how often do you reach for a pre-filled disposable water bottle? Bottled water is easy to buy in disposable plastic and glass containers everywhere. The fact that buying bottled water actually costs around 2000 times more than tap water should be a..."Best Water Bottles for Hiking"Continue reading
Sigh. Another day researching blogs and social media marketing. I’ve witnessed dozens of thinly veiled attempts at click-bait and some really crappy affiliate marketing. The stupidity is close to critical. The sheer vandalism of the English language makes me want to cry. I will persevere. My first hikes were in the 80s. I ran..."If You Post Another Top Ten Anything I’m Not Going Camping With You"Continue reading
What? Hiking to Blinman Pools Where? Angorichina, Flinders Ranges, South Australia. How long does it take? 5-6 hours How do I get there? Self-drive or arrange transport. Accommodation nearby – Wilpena Pound Resort, Rawnsley Park, Blinman Hotel, Angorichina Tourist Village, Prairie Hotel – Parachilna, free camping in Parachilna and Brachina Gorge Beware of: Summer. Being..."Blinman Pools Hike"Continue reading