On behalf of our merry band of Government House trekkers, thank you for a great trip over the Kokoda Track. We all thoroughly enjoyed the experience which in no small way was due to your detailed planning and effective leadership. Your passion and detailed knowledge brought the military history of […]
Tips for training for up-hill and down-hill trekking and walking. Walk only as fast as you can comfortably breathe and keep your eye on the trail in front of you. Walk to protect your knees… watch this video to see how.
Tips for training for down-hill trekking and walking. Keep your eye on the trail in front of you and walk to protect your knees. Watch this video to see how.
Tips for training for up-hill trekking and walking. Walk only as fast as you can comfortably breathe and keep your eye on the trail in front of you. Walk to protect your knees… watch this video to see how.
Unless the Gods smile on us I think it is very safe to say that we will get rained upon (possibly heavy every day) considering that it is late April and the rain is still usually hanging about. Some tips: Consider bringing 2 extra pairs of socks. Clean and water […]
Your boots are THE most important piece of equipment for your Kokoda Track trek. Watch our short video with tips about choosing the right boots for your Kokoda Track adventure holiday. Choosing the right backpack for trekking the Kokoda Track
Trekking poles are a must for trekking along the Kokoda Track. You can use a “bush stick” too.
A Headlamp is a must when trekking Kokoda. It keeps your hands free to rummage through your backpack at night or feel your way as you head to the toilet at night.
Trekking the Kokoda Track is tough and physically and mentally challenging. The fitter you are the more you will enjoy the Kokoda Track. Your personal training programme starts as soon as you book. If you book a Kokoda Trail trek with Back Track a detailed, simple to follow Training Schedule is […]
The Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels by Sapper Bert Beros Many a mother in Australia, When the busy day is done, Sends a prayer to the Almighty For the keeping of her son, Asking that an Angel guide him And bring him safely back Now we see those prayers are answered Up […]