Sir Edmund Hillary

Sir Edmund's Everest legacy, 60 years on

“Well, George, we knocked the bastard off!” It was with these irreverent words 60 years ago today that Sir Edmund Hillary announced to climber George Lowe that he and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay had successfully climbed Mount Everest.

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Nepal, Poon Hill

Inspired to take a peak

An unexpected email, a sister's birthday and a spirit of adventure lead to the trip of a lifetime for Nikki Marshall.

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Sigiriya Sri Lanka

Spirit of discovery

From Europe to Asia and back to Australia, Michael Gebicki finds 10 great journeys with meaning.

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