Find a Place to Walk

Find a place to walk, hike or bushwalk, whether it be a 1 hour walk near home with your dog, a half day hike in a park, or a longer trail in one of South Australia’s national parks.

Walking Guides

Find walking guides: books, magazines, smartphone apps, websites and maps that feature walks around South Australia. This makes it easier for you to find places to hike near you.

Find a Walking Club

Finding a new place to go for a bushwalk and friends to go with is easy with a club. It’s also a great way to try out hiking, and meet others keen for walking. Search through our list of 20 member walking clubs, offering a range of walking types:
  • walks of a few hours
  • 3-4 hour hikes
  • full days bushwalks
  • multi-day hikes camping along the way overnight



Inaugural Walking SA Awards

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Many volunteers and others have contributed to South Australia’s great walking trails, walking clubs, and walking promotion and opportunities for health, wellbeing, recreation and tourism. At Walking SA we believe that it’s about time they were recognised. Walking SA is initiating annual awards to recognise sustained and outstanding contribution to walking at all levels throughout SA. If you know of someone who should be considered for an award in 2016 please do consider nominating them.

Walk for the Heysen, Mt Crawford Forest, Sunday 22 May 2016

The Warren Bonython Heysen Trail Foundation's inaugural fund raising event is a series of three loop walk options in Mt Crawford.

New Find a Place to Walk Entries: Walk the Yorke + Crafers to Mt Lofty + Bendleby Ranges

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We've listed four new walks in our Find a Place to Walk directory: Walk the Yorke, Crafers to Mt Lofty via new trail, and Bendleby Ranges.

Australian Walking and Cycling Conference 2016

Australian Walking and Cycling Conference 2016

The annual Australian Walking and Cycling Conference will occur again this year in Adelaide on July 18th and 19th 2016. The theme of this year’s conference will be “Walking and cycling across our lives”.

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A selection of upcoming walks that our member clubs are running, and public walk events.
List your walking club’s events here too, it’s easy.