A novel by Canberra historian Matthew Higgins is set in the once thriving former gold mining town of Kiandra in the Snowy Mountains.
Tim the Yowie Man
Nobody knows the Canberra region like Tim the Yowie Man.
You don’t need to haul a day pack or have peak physical endurance to visit these mountain hideaways - just a sense of adventure.
Apart from being photogenic, snow gums also play a significant role in the ecology of our mountains and have a surprising effect on rainfall.
Emerging from a fisherman's track faintly-trodden into the coastal scrub, I finally step onto the golden sands of Richmond Beach.
Many amateur Canberra shutterbugs enjoy venturing into the bush.
If you've got young kids, you don't need me to tell you that the winter school holidays can be a frustrating time for parents, especially in chilly Canberra.
There's something supremely decadent about lounging in a deck chair.
Trekking from Boyds Tower to Green Cape Lighthouse.
This column receives many remarkable nature reports, none more so than the 'sparkling sea'.
Tim the Yowie Man explores our hidden British relics.