• Badjirrajirra Trail (Cape Range National Park)


    September 30, 2018
  • Frenchmans Cap (TAS) - Lake Vera to Lake Tahune


    December 22, 2018
  • Coomera Circuit (Lamington National Park)


    February 18, 2018
  • Tarn Shelf Circuit (Mount Field National Park)


    April 22, 2018
  • Plateau Loop Trail (Coalseam Conservation Park)


    September 28, 2018
  • Snorkeling the Ningaloo Reef (Ningaloo Marine Park)


    October 3, 2018
  • Organ Pipes Circuit (Wellington Park)


    April 24, 2018
  • William Bay Circuit (William Bay National Park)


    June 24, 2018
  • Four Ways to Z Bend Loop (Kalbarri National Park)


    June 3, 2018
  • Mt Amos Track (Freycinet National Park)


    April 27, 2018

Recent Articles

Monday, 22 April 2019

East Mount Barren (Fitzgerald River NP)


A small mountain walk in Fitzgerald River National Park, this short trail rises to the summit of East Mt Barren. Starting along boardwalk, the trail then rises steeply before a more gentle approach across a number of ridges. Scrambling to the summit, the jagged rocky shards offer commanding views of the Fitzgerald Biosphere. An excellent short walk with great views of one of Western Australia's best national parks


Sunday, 21 April 2019

Frenchmans Peak (Cape Le Grand National Park)



A short but excellent mountain walk in Cape Le Grand National Park, this walk explores the distinctively shaped Frenchmans Peak. Initially skirting the edge of the mountain, the trail then steeply climbs up an modified route along the granite peak to the summit. Featuring an impressively large cave and grandstand 360° views of Cape Le Grand and its incredible coastline, this a must do walk in the Esperance area

Le Grand Coastal Trail (Cape Le Grand National Park)


One of Western Australia's greatest day walks, the Le Grand Coastal Trail is a suitably grand tour of the spectacular coastline in Cape Le Grand National Park. Starting at Rossiter Bay, the trail alternates between rugged, granite headlands and some of the most beautiful beaches in Australia. A truly outstanding bushwalk, this is a must do that is worth doing in spite of the somewhat challenging logistics

Saturday, 20 April 2019

Tagon Coastal Trail (Cape Arid National Park)


An excellent coastal walk in Cape Arid National Park, the Tagon Coastal trail explores the coastline between Thomas River and Tagon Point. Starting at the sands of Yokinup Bay, the trail winds its way over dramatic granite headlands and sandy beaches as it makes it way south-west to the dramatic view of Tagon Point. With rugged walking and views of the wild Southern Ocean, this is an outstanding trail worth the detour if in the area

Sunday, 24 March 2019

The Canyon & Phantom Falls (Great Otways National Park)


A short walk in Great Otways National Park, the Canyon and Phantom Falls walk explores a series of waterfalls near Lorne. Starting at Allenvale Rd, the trail passes through a rural property before following the St George River through the dense eucalypt forest the area is famous for. Visiting Phantom Falls via a short side trip, the trail then enters the stunning Canyon before returning via Allenvale Rd to the car park


Saturday, 23 March 2019

Werribee Gorge Circuit Walk (Werribee Gorge State Park)


A great day hike in Werribee Gorge State Park, this circuit walk explores the rugged terrain of the park's eponymous gorge. Initially heading up to the high point of the trail through Eucalypt forest, the trail descending into the deep gorge as it follows the Werribee River. Featuring a mix of easy walking and fun scrambling, this a highly enjoyable and adventurous trail on a short distance from Melbourne


Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Our Top 10 Day Walks in Western Australia (Second Edition)


With The Long Way's Better celebrating its Third Anniversary on March 10th, I thought it would be fitting to create an updated list of our Top 10 Day Walks in Western Australia!