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a long walk usually for exercise or pleasure

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She noted, however, that nature involved harsh sacrifice as much as unspoilt wild beauty, and the beautiful and the ugly in nature ultimately had equal significance, due to the deathless essence in each ("Can Bushwalkers"; "Mysticism").
Around 40 people went searching for the two medical officers who are reportedly experienced bushwalkers. They did not take any supplies for overnight stays in the bush as they planned it only for a day.
See extensive discussion on the 1932 decisions by Myles Dunphy and the Sydney Bushwalkers Club to set severe limits on membership, based on walking ability and 'sociability', in Melissa Harper, 'The battle for the bush: bushwalking vs hiking between the wars', Journal of Australian Studies, June 1995, no.
In Chapter One of Through the Years, there is a photograph of three generations of Catholic Bushwalkers. Jim Barrett makes the point that 'all of the 3rd generation children in the photo (except one) have become members of the Club.' (40)
New South Wales Police said two bushwalkers found Mr Neale at about 11.30am local time (2.30am BST) yesterday near the Narrow Neck fire trail, near Katoomba.
New South Wales Police said in a statement: "About 11.30am today, two bushwalkers alerted emergency services to advise they had come across a man who identified himself as Jamie Neale near the Narrow Neck fire trail, near Katoomba.
But by sheer chance, two Aussie bushwalkers stumbled upon the teenager yesterday.
Jamie Neale, 19, was found by the NSW Police near Narrow Neck plateau, around 15 kilometres from Katoomba, following a phone call from bushwalkers, and was taken to the local hospital to be treated for dehydration and exposure.
New South Wales Police said two bushwalkers found Mr Neale near the Narrow Neck fire trail, near Katoomba.
New South Wales Police said two bushwalkers found Mr Neale near the Narrow Neck fire trail, near Katoomba, and he was taken to hospital suffering from exhaustion and dehydration.
New South Wales Police said two bushwalkers found Mr Neale near the Narrow Neck fire trail, near Katoomba, and he was taken to Katoomba's Blue Mountains Hospital suffering from exhaustion and dehydration.
According to Russell Blamey: "The average annual growth rate in visitation of bushwalkers was 11% over the period 1989-1994, only slightly higher than the average annual growth rate of 10% for all international tourists, and less than the equivalent growth rate of 13% for those indicating holiday as main purpose of visit.
This lively study goes on to look at mountain guides and the passion for walking tours in the nineteenth century and the twentieth-century 'real bushwalkers' versus 'hikers' controversy.
These two donations continue to highlight the work that SOLAS does not only for yachtsmen and their crews but also for the broader community, such as bushwalkers. If any member wishes to donate directly to SOLAS, please feel free to contact either myself or Mark Woolf.
For die-hard bushwalkers, there is a large network of long distance walking tracks, which include the five-day Overland, three-day Frenchman's Cap and the seven-day South Coast walk.