Were four bottles enough?

SOUTH COAST, NSW – 21 – 24 May 2023
None of us had bothered to look at the weather forecast beyond our Murramarang walk. Basically, we hit the bottle shop at Batemans Bay, with Cathy notably asking “do you think four bottles will be enough?”  And then we drove non-stop further down the coast to Eden (roughly 400k), on our way to the Light to Light walk.    Continue reading

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An adventure with Trish

SOUTH COAST, NSW – 18 – 21 May 2023
When Trish put the Murramarang South Coast Walk on the calendar a couple of months ago, it sounded like a good idea, I’d always wanted to explore further down the NSW coast.  The walk started inauspiciously with me saying “I don’t really like walking on sand” and from Trish “What do you mean? It’s almost all on beaches!” … “Ah, yes, well, I’m sure it will be fine I’ll be able to walk on the hard packed sand!”  Amazingly, I didn’t mind the sand! Continue reading

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Next level caving!

One of the activities during the 2023 ASF Post Conference Caving Week was a rescue scenario, so that some of the participants could practise the skills needed to rescue an injured person from a remote cave.  It’s important to note that in a place such as the Nullarbor, if there was an injury and the person couldn’t physically get themselves out, it might be days that they’d be waiting for the cavalry (a specially trained Cave Rescue Team) to turn up! Continue reading

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The Nullarbor – Take #2

NULLARBOR, SA & WA – 22 – 27 April 2023
Last time I visited the Nullarbor caves was 2013.  I, like many in the caving community have been waiting for this ASF Conference and its post-conference caving trips for three years now.  And here we are, finally.   So, Nullarbor Caves here we come!  Continue reading

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I’m baaaack!

GLOUCESTER TOPS – 7-9 April 2023
Yes, I’ve not posted for quite some time, too many other distractions.  But now that all those other distractions are out of the way, Easter was fast approaching and I felt the need to get out and do something new and adventurous.  But, what to do? Continue reading

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