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Join us for a FREE KOKODA INFO session this Saturday 25th March at Paddy Pallin Katoomba, kicking off at 6pm. Learn more about this amazing adventure destination, get some gear advice off Guides Shane Goodwin & Nikki George as well as the experts from Paddy’s will be there to assist. Discover the right sort of training you need to complete this amazing journey. Please register your interest (so we can have the required seating available). Register by calling/texting 0422372273 or email

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Melbourne based trekkers. You are welcome to join me for training hike on Sunday 25th June. We will head up Mt Donna Buang in the Yarra Ranges National Park. It is a tough one best suited to those who have been training for a while. Circa 6 - 7 hours return.There are no options to modify this hike.

Pics below from a few years ago when Gary and I last hiked to the top. Lucky there is no snow up there at the moment but there is sure to be a bit of mud. Good practice for those heading to Kokoda.

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