Sydney: Coogee to Watson’s Bay return 31km

Good Mrs was attending a work conference in Sydney for 2 days. Which included 2 nights in a hotel in Coogee along the beach. The prospect of free seaside accommodation for me by just tagging along was too tempting. I flew

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Sydney: Liverpool to Fairfield 22km

Going deep west via ferry to Circular Quay and train to Liverpool for a walk in western Sydney. As Good Mrs was heading for the airport and for a day trip down to Melbourne, I joined her up until Museum

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Sydney: Circular Quay / Bay Walk Loop 25+km

Early morning start from Circular Quay at just after 7am for a 25+km hike of Sydney’s inner west. I know that Runkeeper says 23.3km but the darn thing halted during my home stretch along Pyrmont Bridge Road. Anyway, a beautiful

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Sydney: Megalong Valley to Cox River return 13km

This hike forms a small part of the famous 45km Six Foot Track which goes from Katoomba in the Blue Mountains to Jenolan Caves, all west of Sydney. The stretch I was doing started off in Megalong Valley, some 8+

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Sydney: Thornleigh to Boronia Park 24 km

Today’s hike forms part of the Great North Walk, which connects Sydney Cove with Newcastle over 250km. At 6.45am, I was on the bus to St Leonard’s from where I changed to the train for Thornleigh. Interesting enough, there seems to

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Sydney: Guildford to Canley Vale 30 km

Go west, old man, go west. That’s what I was doing today. I was zooming in on a lovely c-shaped hike along surfaced bicycle trails in western Sydney, which would take me alongside Prospect Reservoir. Well, it had before but

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Sydney: Manly to Lindfield 25 km

Very early start as this hike literally begins from our front door in Manly. By 6.30am I was outside to a glorious morning, overcast and cool, perfect for hiking. This is looking back towards Manly from Balgowlah up on the hill. Well,

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Sydney: Harbour Circle or 7 Bridges Walk 27 km

Looping around a part of Sydney Harbour today… Up early. In fact, I was up at 4am as I couldn’t sleep this, another hot and humid night, and after online reading the stories of the day, I had breakfast, packed

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Sydney: Circular Quay to North Bondi 22 km

Eastern Sydney today. And the city beaches. Ferry to Circular Quay from Manly and off I went. An early start as the hike started in town just after 7am. The initial weather was sunny but quite cool and very pleasant.

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