• Bigurda Trail (Kalbarri National Park)


    August 28, 2016
  • Main Range Track (Kosciuszko National Park)


    January 6, 2017
  • Overland Track (TAS) - Ronny Creek to Waterfall Valley


    December 21, 2016
  • Nancy Peak Circuit (Porongurup National Park)


    October 16, 2016
  • Bibbulmun Track (WA) - Boarding House to Beavis


    September 29, 2016
  • Bibbulmun Track (WA) - West Cape Howe to Cosy Corner


    December 4, 2016
  • Overland Track (TAS) - New Pelion to Kia Ora


    December 24, 2016
  • Stapylton Amphitheatre (Grampians National Park)


    December 18, 2016
  • Bibbulmun Track (WA) - Waalegh to Perth Hills Discovery Centre


    September 11, 2016
  • Mamang Trail (WA) - Point Ann to Fitzgerald Inlet


    October 29, 2016

Recent Articles

Sunday, 9 April 2017

Bibbulmun Track (WA) - Gardner to Lake Maringup


The second day of a seven day hike on the Bibbulmun Track, this relatively short day takes walkers through a diverse mix of vegetation types on the way to Lake Maringup. A more varied and interesting walk than the previous day from Northcliffe to Gardner, walkers are additionally rewarded by a spectacular finish along the Karri-lined shores of Lake Maringup - one of the most beautiful locations along the entire track

Saturday, 8 April 2017

Bibbulmun Track (WA) - Northcliffe to Gardner


Day one of a seven day hike on the Bibbulmun Track, this 15.3 kilometre day of walking takes walkers from Northcliffe to Gardner campsite. A relatively easy and flat day of walking, the trail follows the Gardner River, crossing over at multiple points. Recovering from severe bushfires and fairly unremarkable walking as a result, the newly constructed rammed earth shelter at Gardner provides a pleasant trail highlight

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Bibbulmun Track (WA) - Sandpatch to Albany



The second day of an overnight hike on the Bibbulmun Track, this half day of walking covers what would be the last day for most southbound End to End thru-hikers. Initially walking through heath with ocean views, the track follows everything from four wheel drive tracks, a sandy ridge with spectacular views and bitumen paths as it leads to the Southern Terminus in Albany over a relatively easy final day on the track.

Saturday, 18 March 2017

Bibbulmun Track (WA) - Cosy Corner to Sandpatch


The first day of an overnight hike on the Bibbulmun Track, this double hut section of the track takes walkers from Cosy Corner to Sandpatch campsite. Starting as a lengthy beach walk that crosses the Torbay Inlet, the trail rises to Mutton Bird Campsite before passing the iconic Albany Wind Farm to Sandpatch. With lovely sunset views, Sandpatch makes a great final night on the track for southbound End to Enders.

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Our Top 10 Day Walks in Western Australia


With The Long Way's Better celebrating its First Anniversary on March 10th, I thought it would be fitting to put together a list of our Top 10 Day Walks in Western Australia!

Sunday, 12 February 2017

Baie Des Deux Peuples Heritage Trail (Two Peoples Bay Nature Reserve)


A short but scenic return walk in Two Peoples Bay Nature Reserve, the Baie Des Deux Peuples Heritage Trail explores the beautiful beaches of the reserve. Starting at the visitor's centre, the trail provides excellent views along the coastal ridge of Two Peoples Bay before follow the wild, rocky coast to the stunning Little Beach and Waterfall Beach. An excellent short walk with surprisingly wild views.

Saturday, 11 February 2017

Liebster Award!


While Alissa and I were away on the Overland Track, we received a lovely email informing us that The Long Way's Better had been nominated for the Liebster Award!

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