Sites of Interest to Bushwalkers

Bushwalking AustraliaBushwalking Australia is the National body representing the interests of bushwalkers and other recreational walkers.

Bushwalking NSW – Bushwalking NSW, formerly known as the Confederation of Bushwalking Clubs of NSW, represents the interests of over 10,300 bushwalkers from 66 bushwalking clubs in NSW and ACT.

Bushwalk Australia – A forum and wiki offering information for bushwalkers from bushwalkers

BushcraftUK – UK based but has some useful information

Canberra Outdoor Sites

Canwalk – for an overview of walking and walking groups in Canberra

Canberra Tracks – A new app, and some local tracks and points of interest.

ACT National Parks Association – National Parks Association of the ACT

ACT Walking for Pleasure – for usually shorter and gentler walks

ANU Mountaineering Club – Mainly for the younger but others welcome

Canberra Bushwalking Club – Another major ACT bushwalking club

Pedal Power – For when wheels are better than feet


BOM Canberra Forecast

BOM Canberra Radar

Elders Weather

National parks and Fire Services


NSW Rural Fire Service

ACT SES – ACT Emergency Services Agency

Outdoor Publications

Bushwalking NSW Newsletter Archive – Monthly Newsletter from Bushwalking NSW

The Bushwalker Archive – The quarterly publication from Bushwalking NSW

Wild Magazine

Other Interesting Sites

Animated Knots – How to tie knots – Climbing knots are particularly interesting

lotsafreshair – Bushwalking and Hiking Tips from an Unexpected Outdoors Chick – includes good stuff such as

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