181-Westward ho!

Show notes

Over Easter 2021 Gill and I headed out towards the Broken Hill region in far western NSW to hike some of the more remote National Parks. Over a period of seven days we drove over 2000km, visited Mutawintji and Mungo National Parks, and did some hikes that we weren’t expecting to be as good as they were; there really are some hidden gems if you know where to look. This episode consists of a series of on road and on trail recordings as well as our summation of the overall trip. Over the coming weeks we will be releasing several trail reviews so keep and eye out for some doozys!

Podcast Overview

Podcast Introduction

  • Episode Introduction (time index 0:01:34)
    • And off we go for two long days of driving (time index 0:02:00)
    • Mutawintji National Park (time index 0:08:26)
      • A park and trip overview so far
      • Western Ridge Walk including discussion on the walk post walk(time index 0:16:08)
      •  A loop of many choices (time index 0:26:35)
        • This walk can be done as a single walk that most people will take around 8 hours to do or as a series of individual walks
      • Heritage Day (time index 0:51:03)
        • Getting ready to go
    • Back on the road again (time index 0:55:48)
    • Mungo National Park/Mildura (time index 0:57:46)
      • Grasslands Nature Trail
      • Discussion on Mungo
      • Mildura
      • Tim and Gill last words
    • Heading home (time index 1:06:05)

Close (time index 1:09:07)

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