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audio australia bushwalking Historical Vintage

Guide Alice: Podcast

Alice Manfield (1878-1960) was a walker, naturalist, mountain guide and early feminist figure. This post will interest Victorians with its plot based around Mt Buffalo in Victoria’s high country. The blog site “Riparian” has an excellent piece on guide Alice for your study

The ABC “history Listen” on RN offers a polished podcast.

https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/the-history-listen/guide-alice/11873450

A fascinating look backwards.

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Podcast: Walking a Pedestrian Pursuit

“Humans were made for walking. It is as natural to us as breathing. Yet we avoid it whenever and however we can.”

Michael Enwright. The Sunday Edition

This is a revisit of a 2013 recording about our humble pursuit. It’s a concise aggregation of historical topics as well the contemporary.

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thesundayedition/walking-a-pedestrian-pursuit-1.5412014

I commend this work to the Order of Walkers.