Mate...soooooooo jealous, I so want to get back over there and photograph my hike along Kokoda! Looks like you had a blast mate!! I remember when we stopped at Pvt. Kingsbury's plaque, couldn't help but shed a tear and feel proud to be Australian!! The Olympus served you well mate - some nice images there! Have any more!!!
Fantastic images and Thanks for Sharing this wonderful experience
Beautiful images to tell the story of your trek. Thanks for sharing...
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Absolutely fantastic series of photos and you were very privileged to be able to do this trip!
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What a fantastic experience!!! Great shots of the journey....one you will def remember, no doubt! One day I hope to do it too....
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We have a friend who has done this walk many times now. He (and others) raise money to take young Rural Fire Service volunteers on this walk.
There are many reasons to do this. The program is called Courage Under Fire.
The last trek was about a month ago. John decided that to generate some publicity within the R.F.S., after the group had finished walking the trail, he would turn around and do the trek in reverse. His declared aim was to do it in 24 hours.
He was really disappoint that the heavy rain and bad weather meant it took him 32 hours.
Thanks ashey for showing me some of what our friend sees. Particularly like the contrasting expressions in #3.
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Awesome, One spiritual place I must visit.
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Great images Ashey, congrats on the trip. Hope the fitness training paid off
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A great selection of excellent images which need no captions. Thanks for posting them.
One of the most emotionally and physically draining tracks on the planet. Thanks for sharing your journey.
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My son did this walk when he was 14, had his 15th birthday on the track. beautiful country with such a haunting history - thanks for sharing the images, they are beautiful. Image one is my favorite, shows the beauty and the history so well, very creative!