Adventures around the Wollongong and Illawarra region in our spectacular native landscape

"Homegrown photographic and bushwalking adventures for like-minded souls"

Join us on our FREE bushwalks around the Illawarra


Welcome to Bushwalk the ‘Gong: An expedition pioneered on a love of nature and photography. We are an initiative that focuses on community and shared experiences in our beautiful landscape.

Bushwalk the ‘Gong endeavours to bring the bush to you and showcases some of the Illawarra regions finest bushwalks and nature reserves.

Join the adventure through our blogs, videos and photos, or join us in person on one of our adventures through the Wollongong’s many wonderful escarpment and coastal walks. Bushwalk the ‘Gong is in partnership with National Parks Association – Illawarra Branch promoting free bushwalks, conservation and advocacy of our local wilderness.

Jenae, our founder, is an ambassador for She Went Wild, encouraging women to explore the great outdoors. She is also an ambassador for Globewalker, an outdoor clothing and accessory company. In addition, Jenae is a trained yoga teacher providing nature and meditation events to bring your body, mind and soul together in an outdoor setting, follow One w/ Earth for more about Yoga in nature.

Join the adventure #bushwalkthegong on social media or contact us to talk collaboration.

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