India – a soul-stirring experience

Nick Hodges There wasn't much wildlife in Delhi - unless you count the cows dicing with death in the traffic-choked streets.  Or the domestic pigs...
A large sandstone overhang providing some shelter

Roseville to Macquarie Park

3 hrs 30 mins, 8.8 km. A one way, hard track This walk starts at Roseville Station and explores the streets and alleyways before joining...

In the garden with Linda Ross

Late summer gardens are ready for change – it’s time to start thinking about the autumn planting season to come. No time to let...
Photo credits: Judith Ramage. Cradle Mountain in summer

Cradle Mountain magic

NICK HODGES Cradle Mountain National Park, in Tasmania, is a favourite place of mine which I visit on a regular basis, and always in winter....
Stencilled hands, dating back 2,000 years

Indigenous walks uncovered

MATT MCCLELLAND, WILD WALKS Explore Sydney’s Aboriginal heritage with these great local walks The Hornsby* Ku-ring-gai area is rich in history of the people who lived,...

In the garden with Linda Ross

Summer gardens are relaxing and vibrant places to soak up the beauty of nature, rest up and recharge. Filling your garden with dry tolerant...

Nature Notes

NICK HODGES Like many Australians I have friends who live in this country and who are married to Britons, and British friends who are married...
Old Willunga Trig Station

Wild Walks

MATT MCCLELLAND WILLUNGA TRIG WALK - PROMISES TREES AND WATERWAYS FOREVER! 40 mins, 1.4 km Return moderate track Feel like you’re on top of the world with...

Sydney’s 10 best bushwalks

Local walking expert Matt reveals his ten favourite walks around our bush-fringed city - and why they’re on his list of top ten. Sydney is...
Photo: Judith Ramage

Nature Notes

Something caught my eye through the window of the national park's tea shop.  There, only three metres away, in the fork of a tree...