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An Overland Track adventure (and some history too).

The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area now takes in over 1.5 million hectares or around 20% of the island state. Seven of the 19 national parks in Tasmania form the vast majority of land designated and protected to World Heritage. Continue reading

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A Meander Falls adventure.

Meander Falls cascades down off the Central Plateau Conservation Area which makes up part of the Great Western Tiers mountain range. It is a component of the over 1.5 million hectares listed as World Heritage Area in Tasmania. The walk is a challenging day out and the track, while well defined, is by no means easy… Continue reading

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Westmorland Falls.

The temperature begins to drop and the trees’ trunks and limbs around you are soon enveloped in mosses and lichens. Tree ferns stand over you, tiny birds perform acrobatics in the undergrowth, and wallabies scamper off into the distance. All around you it is green, a sumptuous and vivid green… Continue reading

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