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Food for the Soul

Standard, February 7, 2016, samlcook, 0 Views 0 Comments
bellarine peninsula

Back in high school (long before I discovered hiking) I’d rush through my homework so I could get down to the beach and go for a walk after school. My parents thought it was all about the surfer boy spotting (yeah OK, there was a bit of that too…). Whenever I felt stressed, tired, or […]

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Werribee Gorge: Top 5

Standard, January 26, 2016, samlcook, 0 Views 0 Comments
bushwalking hiking victoria

What do normal people do on a public holiday? I don’t think it’s get up at 5am and start working…but that’s exactly what I did! Why? So I could get some things done then head off nice and early to Werribee Gorge. I’ve written about this piece of hikers paradise before (and it even features […]

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Hike the You Yangs in 2 -3 Hours

Standard, January 2, 2016, samlcook, 0 Views 0 Comments
bushwalking flinders peak

Recently I wrote a post on my favourite hikes in the You Yangs in Under an Hour.  Now I’m sharing my favourite hikes for when I have a bit longer. Timing’s for these should be used as a guide only, as there are many variables – such as: how many photos you stop to take […]

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Hike the You Yangs in Under an Hour

Standard, December 1, 2015, samlcook, 0 Views 0 Comments
you yangs hiking

Short on time but you want to get out and stretch the legs? Here are my 2 favourite bushwalks to do up at the You Yangs when I don’t have much time: Flinders Peak: What you get: Go right to the top of the You Yangs for fantastic 360 degree views – you can see […]

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Saturday Morning Solitude

Standard, November 14, 2015, samlcook, 0 Views 0 Comments
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After a week of spending a whole lot of time sitting in traffic, in front of a computer, and kid wrangling, I was in need/want of some time out. So, I packed Mr 4 off for a play with his cousins and went for a walk in the You Yangs. I started at Turntable car […]

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My Bucket List Hikes – Victoria

Standard, June 22, 2015, samlcook, 0 Views 0 Comments
hiking in victoria

Image courtesy of “FiveMileBeachCamp” by Kauos There’s always a lot of talk about Bucket Lists (or Wish Lists) – and why not? By having goals, we have something to work towards, and something to dream about when the weather is rubbish, or you’re stuck inside working.  Or – you know those days (or weeks) that […]

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