Big reward for hiking to Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse

hiking to Cape Leeuwin Lughthouse

Hiking to Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse on the Cape to Cape Track has always been an awesome experience. But now there’s a new incentive to make it to the southern end-point of the 124km coastal hiking trail in Margaret River. A new Interpretive Centre at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse in Augusta is now open – and it’s […]

Cape to Cape Track captured in prose

Cape to Cape Track

Many people hike the Cape to Cape Track but few capture the experience so well in writing. Wordsmith and outdoor enthusiast Micaela Elphick hiked Margaret River’s epic 135km hike with logistics, track tranfsers and support from Cape to Cape Explorer Tours. And she blogged about the experience as she went in a brilliantly written and […]

Salmon seek warm water for spawning

The migration of the Western Australian Salmon (Arripis truttaceus) draw crowds in their thousands to Australia’s¬†south-west corner¬†every year. Although not as delicious as the mouth-watering pink fleshed Atlantic salmon (Salmo solar), and not at all related, the Aussie salmon sure is good fun to fish! More closely related to herring or tommy ruff, anglers enjoy […]