Dirt Mountain Sports

Tarin climbing a rock face at RockWire Mt Buller
Rockwire Mt Buller

Rockwire Mt Buller

For those who love an adventure and want the thrill of rock climbing without the technical experience. via ferrata, or ‘iron way’ in Italian, or RockWire in Australia, is THE way.

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Chris panozzo with his bike looking out over Bright from Mystic mountain bike park with his bike
Chris Panozzo

Chris Panozzo

Coming from a tight knit Italian/Welsh family, Chris Panozzo is bred from quality racing stock. Growing up in Mount Beauty with cousins Adam, Joel and Liam, Chris’s parents would take older cousins Adam and Joel downhill racing. Chris and Liam raced BMX around the state until ...

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A rider riding a bike on a gravel road in Bright
The Dirt on Bright – Gravel Riding

The Dirt on Bright – Gravel Riding

“Do you know a nice easy gravel ride in Bright?” is a question I get all the time. The response is always the same - “there are none”. Bright is in a bowl and the cost of just about any Bright gravel ride is at least 1000m of climbing. But we’re also incredibly lucky to have an abundance of ....

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Gravelling Bright

Gravelling Bright

Bright truly has some of the most interesting, challenging and scenic gravel cycling in Victoria, but it might be worth waiting until you’re a bit more confident off road to properly enjoy everything our favourite cycling destination has to offer...

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The Sky is the Limit

The Sky is the Limit

The freeriding scene in Australia has been growing steadily over the last few years, reaching a pinnacle with some of the biggest booters being built in Australia at the inaugural Crankworx in Cairns. I caught up with Shannon Rademaker over an incredibly tasty zinger...

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Sian A’Hern

Sian A’Hern

Born and bred in Canberra, Sian started racing motocross when she was eight along with her younger brother Kai. Stopping for financial reasons, she didn’t have a sport in early high school for a few years until Kai started mountain biking, getting into downhill. Kai was racing...

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South Molle Splendour

South Molle Splendour

When you think of holidaying in the Whitsundays on the Great Barrier Reef, most would imagine sailing around the turquoise waters of the 74 islands. Or a trip on a high speed boat to access the magnificent World Famous Whitehaven Beach. There are many fantastic tours...

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