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A pictorial tribute to our mountain hut heritage

August 24, 2018 |

A calendar triggers memories of mountain huts, summer and winter…Read More

An end to predictable trail breakfasts

March 18, 2018 |

At last, we have something to break the predictabiity of breakfast on the trail…Read More

Across the Fish, a journey into memory

December 3, 2017 |

IN SPATE late that day The Fish River At the base of the escarpment Up which we ascended through forest Dripping with moisture From recent rains. Last I came this way There was only a slippery log Upon which to … Read More

New food for hungry bushwalkers

October 2, 2017 |

Patagonia’ showing of Unbroken Ground and the launch of Patagonia Provisions in Australia attracted a crowd of mountain sports people, surfers and others who like the company’s clothing and equipment and how it is trying to reform its supply chains…Read More

The OM1 — a photographic tool for the mountain walker

October 5, 2015 | | 3 Comments

Twice now, Olympus has solved the camera weight and bulk issue for bushwalking photographers…Read More

Shelter most basic

August 6, 2014 |

A SLEEPER CURLS UP SEEKING WARMTH in an overnight camp in the wet eucalypt forests of the Picton in south east Tasmania.

I don’t recall whether it was evening or early next morning that I made this photograph, probably on … Read More

The Organ Pipes Track — sunshine and ice

February 16, 2014 | | One Comment

A Tasmanian journey…

“WHAT’S THIS?”. Fiona holds out her hand as if to catch whatever it is that has started to fall from the sky… small, soft flakes that disappear as soon as they settle on the ground.

“It’s snow. … Read More

Three huts on a trail

August 1, 2012 |

THE HUT WAS LARGER than I remembered. Longer too. And was that metal table there when last I came this way decades ago?

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