tl;dr: Escape the heat by heading to Thredbo for summer. Play tennis or golf, take a ride on a bobsled, swim in the river, hike the national park.
While Thredbo is known mainly as a skiing hot spot, my favourite time to go to Thredbo is in summer. It’s warm enough to be outside, but cooler than the [...]
New.com.au have a tale of derring do with a Canberra man walking 25 km through a blizzard in Kosciuszko National Park to bring rescuers to his wife and child in a stuck car:
The 37-year-old father, his 39-year-old wife and their 18-month-old son spent the night in the car before the man set off on foot [...]
One of the things I love most about Canberra is the fact that you can see the mountains from the city, particularly those in the distance beyond Tuggeranong. The Brindabellas?
I assume it must be possible to go bushwalking / hiking in these mountains and was after some advice.
My basic question is: I would like [...]
The Canberra Times has this article on the removal of wild Brumbies from Kosciuszko National Park so that they don’t cuase accidents for motorists. No mention is made of how many accidents have occurred so far though. Still I’d prefer to see them moved on than sent to the knackers.