Archive for September 2017

Camping at The Farmyard – Cathedral Ranges State Park

The Farmyard Cathedrals

I’ve been camping here for over 30 years and not much has changed. Parks Vic (or whatever their name is these days) do a great job of servicing the park by doing tree checks, grading the roads, vegetation management and tree hazard checks, The rest is up to you. If you want to camp somewhere…

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Nature’s Paradise

Warrandyte Diary

Bled is known as one of the most beautiful cities in Slovenia with Lake Bled being the most well-known natural attraction in the country. Located 475m above sea level in the north-west amongst the Julian Alps, this is a ‘must see’ place on your trip. Only 55kms from the country’s capital Ljubljana, you can easily…

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Snake Bite First Aid from an Outdoor Educator

Snake Bite first aid

I’m a professional Outdoor Educator and have been since 1989. I’ve never seen a lot of snakes in my line of work but my friends say that’s because I’m too busy being bitten by them rather than seeing them. So here is the story of how I’ve come to be bitten twice and what I…

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