Australian Geographic Adventure

Skiing the back country

Adventure

Leave behind the manicured slopes used by most skiers and head for the valleys and peaks of Main Range in Kosciuszko National Park for an exhilarating three-day off-piste adventure.

Triple treat

Destinations

Africa is renowned for its big wildlife, even bigger rivers and perhaps, surprisingly, its big mountains – Kilimanjaro, Mt Kenya and Mt Stanley.

East Antarctica: In the wake of Mawson with Heritage Expeditions

Destinations

Voyage to one of the least-visited coastlines in the world and discover for yourself why East Antarctica held such a fascination for pioneering Antarctic explorer Sir Douglas Mawson. Enjoy the pleasures of exploration and observation, and experience the panoramic and the intimate; the majestic vista of the world’s largest glacier and a young Adelie Penguin taking its first ocean dip. The natural world beckons and rewards with rare whale sightings and abundant birdlife.

The future is light

Adventure

EXCLUSIVE: The North Face unveils FutureLight, a new material pushing the boundaries of textile technology and revolutionising the future of waterproof breathable fabrics, writes Mark Watson.

Meet the Adelaide boy bicycling around the world

Adventure

Almost a year ago, Adelaide boy Jimmy Ashby began the trip of a lifetime: a cycling journey around the world. Here, he tells us about the ups and downs, moments of fear and how keen he is for a fridge full of food when he gets home.