Royal National Park

If you’re going to go out and do a trail in remote New South Wales in a hot and dry 34 degrees, here are a couple of things worth noting. An almond croissant is not a substantial breakfast, carrying a litre of water is not enough to hydrate you. Making cheesy quesadillas for a lunchtime…

Mount Solitary trail

As we pulled over on the rocky and increasingly potholed road, I was careful to wedge the handbrake as high as possible. Delilah (our home for the weekend) had a tendency to roll forward unannounced and as we were parked at the edge of the blue mountains national park it was likely if that handbrake…

Cape Pillar in a day

Since I arrived in Australia I’ve been buzzing for a running adventure. I’d been here for 2 months and despite residing the other side of the world, the comforts of significantly warmer weather, high speed internet, hot showers and cold beers are a safety blanket that are hard to shake. Don’t get me wrong, i’m…