Alex Parsons

An Emergency Hut and a Stormy Summit of Mt Kosciuszko

An Emergency Hut and a Stormy Summit of Mt Kosciuszko

It was Sunday September 26 when Thredbo closed its lifts for the end of the official 2021 winter season. Most people spent the afternoon celebrating at the pub, which then blended into after parties to see off a strange season. But as usual, I was busy planning an adventure. Myself and a team of five […]

A Snow Camp On Australia’s Highest Mountains

A Snow Camp On Australia’s Highest Mountains

A 4:30am wake up is difficult at the best of times. Let alone when you’re in a tent, snuggled up in a minus 18 sleeping bag with ice and snow swirling around outside. Still, the alarm went off and I dutifully pulled on my head torch, wriggled into snow pants, jacket and three extra layers. […]