Conservation & ecology

inner journeys

A big picture: connectedness between outdoor education, landscape & political reality in Australia

by Robbo Bennetts
first published as the "Viewpoint" editorial piece in the Australian journal of outdoor education, Volume 7, No 2, 2003

How does Australia's mountains being worn away explain Australian citizens languishing in a military jail in Cuba? Read this and find out.

The orchid-killing fields

by Robbo Bennetts
first published in Journeys, the professional journal of the Victorian Outdoor Education Association, Volume 7, No 3, October 2002

We have destroyed, & continue to destroy at an alarming rate, one of nature's most splendid creations. Yet we barely realise it. Don't read this article if you don't want to be seriously disturbed.