Category Archives: Walks

Great places to go walking in Brisbane and on the Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast Video

Tourism Queensland has added a new video to their YouTube channel showing some of the beautiful outdoor areas of the Sunshine Coast.  The video covers places where you can go walking and paddling. It features one of my favourite, still undiscovered … Continue reading

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Book Launch at Mary Ryan’s

Mary Ryan’s in Bulimba will be hosting our book launch for Best Village & Coastal Walks of the Sunshine Coast and you’re invited.  Morning tea will be served while Virginia (my co-author) and I tell you about the best places for … Continue reading

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Bribie Island

Our book – Best Village & Coastal Walks of the Sunshine Coast – has been featured in the 2011 Bribie Magazine. For a tourist freebie, it has lots of great reading, especially if you’re interested in local history or the environment. You can … Continue reading

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Sunshine Coast Walks

For the last year or so, I’ve been working on a new book of walks for the Sunshine Coast. If you’re not familiar with the area, it’s about an hour’s drive north of the city of Brisbane in Australia and extends to the … Continue reading

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Spring in Brisbane

I love this time of year in Brisbane. It’s just warm enough for swimming, but still a pleasant temperature for taking a walk along Brisbane’s many beautiful walking tracks. Spring flowers are starting to bloom and you’ll see frangipani flowers … Continue reading

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Wynnum to Manly Foreshore Walk

With school holidays coming up, it’s always a good idea to have a few interesting walks planned, to get rid of all of that excess energy!   One of our favourites is the foreshore walk between Wynnum and Manly. It’s … Continue reading

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Gateway Bridge Walking Path

I received a question from keen Brisbane walker, Alayne, who asked about access to the walking path over the new Gateway Bridge (officially named the Sir Leo Hielscher Bridge). Alayne, access from the south side of the bridge is from … Continue reading

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