We are The Adventure Gang, a group of city folk who live in Melbourne, Australia who like to get out and about whenever we can! Each year we set ourselves a new challenge.

The latest stories from our adventures....

Wangapeka | Karamea | Leslie

Hello Adventure gang this is Tyson, brother of badass adventurer Lorelei “Cashmere” Schmitt. You may remember me from the honeymoon hike on the Greenstone Caples track. I was the guy who twisted his... READ MORE

Tararua Forest Park


Written by Lucie Over Easter 2017, Mark and Lucie went to Wellington to hang out with Lorelei, Jake and Shirley. We had planned to do a group 2/3 day hike, but Shirley had... READ MORE

Kosovo 🇽🇰

Pristina We arrived in Kosovo’s capital city late at night, after a longer than necessary day of bussing from Sofia via Nis in Serbia. We now know that because Serbia doesn’t recognise Kosovo... READ MORE

Greece (Thassos Island)

Day 1  We stayed in Skala Potamois (Golden beach). Which turned out to be an excellent choice. Beautiful long clean sandy beach with crystal clear water. We also had the added bonus of... READ MORE