Category Archives: biography
Blue Mountains Life _Mountain Force_ This article was published in the Blue Mountains Life magazineDecember/January 2013 edition. Advertisements
The Accidental Monk – Ajahn Khamavaro was a Vietnamese refugee who grew up in California. This story charts his rise to a career in finance and his subsequent choice to become a monk in Thailand. He is now the head … Continue reading
Dot Butler – Wild magazine Dorothy Butler: The Barefoot Bushwalker – obituary in Wild magazine. Dot Butler was a contemporary and close friend of Marie Byles. Another impressive outdoors woman.
Outdoor Australia – Baldur Byles Baldur Byles: Marie Byles’s brother was also a prominent conservationist who was influential in having the Snowy Mountains reserved as a National Park
Henry Gold: Wilderness Photographer: Henry’s photographs have been highly influential in raising the public’s awareness of the value of wilderness and assisting in countless campaigns Australian Geographic – Henry Gold View gallery of Henry’s superb wilderness photographs
Outdoor Australia magazine – article on Marie Byles Marie Byles: a biographical outline with photographs of this amazing woman (1900-1979) – first female solicitor of NSW, prominent conservationist, mountaineer and early Australian Buddhist.