Mountain Biking in Australia

Mountain Biking in Australia

Knowing just how much Aussies fancy outdoor sports and activities, there is no wonder that mountain biking is such a popular sport in this country. However, unlike bushwalking or water sports which can be practiced practically everywhere there is land or water, mountain biking is concentrated around the hilly and alpine regions, particularly Victoria. Mountain biking in Australia can be practiced individually (the adventurous natures will probably prefer this option), or by booking some of t... [ read more ]

Ecotourism in Australia

Ecotourism in Australia

Australia offers a lot of choices for the eco-friendly tourist. The country has an impressive number of national parks and protected areas, and the preservation of nature is strongly enforced by Australian laws. But in addition to following the general regulations and taking some common sense precautions, there are various ways to minimize your impact on Australia’s stunning nature. Some of the most common choices include organized tours, booking eco-friendly accommodation or active vacati... [ read more ]