Travel

Discovering Australia’s own sea turtle

Understanding the Flatback turtle requieres more than your average conservation program.

Visit Scitech’s new exhibition

WIN ONE OF FIVE DOUBLE PASSES TO SCITECH’S NEW EXHIBITION “˜RESCUE’

Travel feature: Bears and the Bering Sea

A landscape of remote, icy islands, ice-clad volcanoes, and lush green valleys winding through jagged mountain ranges — the Russian Coast is a remarkably diverse and inspiring wilderness.

A beginner’s guide to adventure caving

What is it? Adventure caving is for anyone who wants to head off the track and find their way through a “˜wild’ cave. Unlike the developed tourist caves, an adventure cave is usually…

Born to climb: Tashi Tenzing on Everest

More than half a century after his grandfather became one of the first men in the world to summit Everest, the spirit of adventure lives on in Tashi Tenzing.

Hit the road: Natural seclusion on Lord Howe Island

Petrels and shearwaters, herons and owls — the scope of birdlife on Lord Howe mean the skies of this small island, off Australia’s east coast, never stay empty for long.

Hit the road: Australia’s best walks

The warmer months are coming, and we’ve unearthed some of the best places in the country for hiking, camping or just meandering the great outdoors.

Exploding Island: New Britain rises from the ashes

Often overlooked for its more glamorous Pacific cousins, Papua New Guinea is finally coming into full bloom. Leading the charge is wild, volcano-strewn New Britain: the adventurer’s playground.

Tahiti by boat: An aquatic journey through the majestic Marquesas

Behind the rugged mountain walls of Tahiti’s outermost islands lies a vibrant community with an ancient culture.

nextmedia Pty Ltd © 2020 All Rights Reserved