Trestle Mountain

It’s been a while between blog posts and for that I do apologise. Summer has arrived in Tasmania but it seems nobody told the weather that. We’ve been stuck indoors on weekends when we’d be itching to get out and about into the Tasmanian wilderness and add a few more peaks to our Abel list. … More Trestle Mountain

South Cape Bay

It’s been a bit of a hiatus between adventures after poor Gemma was unwell for a bit. The itch to get out and explore more of Tassie was at last scratched last weekend, as we took a trip South……waaaaaaaay South. Pretty much as far South as you can possibly go in Australia to be precise. … More South Cape Bay

Shipstern Bluff

This past weekend we went on an adventure down to Ship Stern Bluff on the Tasman Peninsula. You may have heard of the name before, as it was recently in the news for some pretty scary reasons. Part of the cliff face that gave the area its name collapsed onto the platform below and forever … More Shipstern Bluff

Collins Bonnet

No, this isn’t a blog post about David Collins, the founding Lieutenant Governor of the Colony of┬áVan Diemens Land and his foray into wearing lady’s headwear..It’s about a wonderful jaunt up the mountain named after him. Collins Bonnet forms part of Sleeping Beauty, which is an area of Wellington Park that from Huonville looks like…..well…..Sleeping … More Collins Bonnet