Other Online Resources
From Bushwalk Australia
This page contains some information from the Other Web Resources topic of the 'Bushwalking Discussion' forum. This page is a designed to list external web links that might be of interest to "Bushwalk.com" members. Wiki Editors can add links to this page or you can use the Wiki Board in the forum to request a link be added here.
Bushwalking Groups and Clubs
- Boots 'n' All
- Circular Head Walking Club
- Deloraine Walking Club
- Hobart Walking Club
- Launceston Walking Club
- Mountain Hut Preservation Society
- North West Walking Club
- Pandani Walking Club
- Sydney Bush Walkers
- The Adelaide Bushwalkers
- The Federation of Tasmanian Bushwalking Clubs
- For more info see our Clubs Category
Tasmanian Government Parks and Wildlife Department
- Bureau of Meteorology Home
- State Forecast
- Cities and Towns Forecast
- 4 Day Forecast Charts
- Satellite Loop
- North West Rain Radar
- Tasmania Snow Forecast & Weather Map
- theLISTLand Information System Tasmania (Government information including maps, GIS, spatial data, etc). Eg search 1:25,000 maps.
- Tasmap Forums and Tasmap Sales.
- Hire EPIRBs and Satellite Phones Australia wide
Minimal Impact Bushwalking
- Leave no Traces by Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service.
- Minimal impact bushwalking by Parks Victoria.
- Minimal Impact bushwalking by RMIT alpine club. (dead link, being investigated)
- Bushwalkers Code of the Confederation of Bushwalkers NSW by Geoff Wise, Wise's Wilderness.
- Minimum Impact Bushwalking Code PDF file by Perth Bushwalkers Club (Inc).
- Minimal impact bushwalking in the Australian Alps by Australian Alps National Parks.
- Minimal Impact bushwalking by just about everyone else (Google search).
- John Chapman's extensive site on walking and related activities includes a lot of information specific Tasmania (he is the author of many excellent walking guide books).
- Tasmanian Waterfalls is a guide to waterfalls and other natural assets in Tasmania
- List of huts (Warning: Some of these huts no longer exist)
- Australian Bushwalking FAQ and the FAQ Index
- Tassie Paddlers - website and forum for kayaking, fishing, bushwalking and adventure in Tasmania
Flora and Fauna
Special Interest Walking
- Fly Life (magazine) site and forums for those bushwalkers who also love fly fishing.
Blogs & Personal Pages
- Bushwalking Skills Blog - Sharing bushwalking skills and knowledge
- Bushwalks - Descriptions of various bushwalks, mainly in Tasmania
- Nature Writer Blog- reflects on bushwalking and bushwalks
- Our Hiking Blog - Informing you about bushwalking, hiking & backpacking
- Short Walks Australia - guides, maps and photos of great walking tracks
- Wildtiger blog - Bushwalking and mountaineering Tasmania. Real people, wild adventures