Category Archives: Adventure

BARNARD ISLANDS – PARADISE PADDLE

A group of 5 kayakers enjoyed on an early season recce to the Barnard Islands over the weekend of 20 – 21 April. We set off from Cowley Beach and were lucky to have had light SE winds as we … Continue reading

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Curri Curri Dreaming

Misty Sunday morning waters viewed from an open tent fly, an Azure Kingfisher catches our attention low on the water as an Osprey pair tend a nest in a dead dry tree against a hazy blue sky  – this is … Continue reading

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STANNARY HILLS BIKE ADVENTURE

We were looking for a 40km loop in the dry back country close to the Tablelands and having heard about Stannary Hills a group of cyclists decided to check it out last weekend; what a find!! Less than an hour … Continue reading

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Kahlpahlim Rock Hike

What a beautiful hike this is! We decided to get ‘out and about’ in late March and Dinden National Park in the Lamb Ranges was our destination – it always seems sunnier over that way at this time of the … Continue reading

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Hinchinbrook – Thorsborne Trail and Three Peaks

HINCHINBROOK THREE PEAKS Hinchinbrook Island – what a diverse landscape, from verdant mangroves to sweeping palm fringed beaches fronting the Coral Sea,  pristine lowland rainforest, magnificent waterfalls and a central spine of rugged mountain peaks reaching 1,000 metres. This unique … Continue reading

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Main Peak Trek – Bartle Frere

At last! – a break in the gloomy weather in early July allowed us to tackle the Main Peak Trek that TAG has advertised – and what a trip it was. The intention of this serious adventure was to confirm … Continue reading

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