Booroomba Rocks, Namadgi National Park

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There are so many good bushwalks to do in and around the ACT. It took me a few years to realise this, and a few more years to get an appreciation of just how great they are. A great half day walk (even a quarter day walk!) is Booroomba Rocks. …

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Dominating Mt Tennent

Onwards. And upwards.

Mt Tennent is a bastard*. There’s no other way to put it. The first time I braved it was August 2011, and on finishing it I made the promise myself to never, ever do it again. That was until I got my new Heart Rate Monitor, which piqued my curiosity …

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Square Rock – you’ll want to do this walk!

I’ve done quite a few hikes this year and it’s no exaggeration to say that the walks you can do around Canberra are pretty magnificent. However, if there’s one trek that ticks all the boxes – being close to Canberra, easy to get to, not too taxing, a fascinating walk …

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Snow (just an hour from Canberra!)

As a born and bred Queenslander, there’s not a lot that gets me more excited than the possibility of seeing snow. I’d heard rumours before that snow could fall quite nicely up in the Brindabellas and having been up Mounts Franklin and Ginini in May, was keen to see how …

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