[ Collections ]

Our photographic collection from 'round our big backyard. Each tile and bunch of photos is often accompanied by trail notes focusing on long distance hiking, showcasing the importance of our national parks, or the simple benefits of spending our time outdoors . Click here to view our entire collection.

[ Fresh Tracks ]

Delve into higher detail and find out what Fresh Tracks we have been making recently.

Track Notes – South Coast Track, Tas

Track Notes – South Coast Track, Tas

December 9, 2019

The great south-west of Tasmania. For so many keen hikers, it’s a dream come true to be walking across this particular patch of earth. It draws people from all over. Like the other wild, truely remote places of the continent – the Top End, the Kimberley, the arid centre, the Bight – there’s something ultra special about the place. This is a hiking mecca of Tassie, and in the Tassie Wilderness World Heritage Area a (rather diverse and sizeable) jewel of the crown.

Trail Notes – Lerderderg Trail, Vic

Trail Notes – Lerderderg Trail, Vic

November 25, 2019

Trail Snapshot: The Lerderderg Trail (LT) is a feeder track to the Great Divide Trail, winding between Daylesford and Bacchus Marsh through a variety of landscapes across the Central Victorian Uplands. In completing this hike, you’ll traverse through dry woodland and wet forests, along often sharp ridge lines and through denser vegetated gullies, with various […]

Trail Notes – Great South West Walk, Vic

Trail Notes – Great South West Walk, Vic

November 9, 2019

The Great South West Walk (GSWW) makes its way through a variety of landscapes, travelling along sweeping, powerful beaches, atop some of the tallest coastal cliffs in the state, through forests alive with birdlife and the colour of seasonal wildflowers, and besides/down a winding river carved into the regions limestone. 

Through hiking Making Tracks promotes the understanding, appreciation, and protection of our incredibly beautiful backyard // Peak to Ocean // Australia