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

The latest stories from our adventures....

Mid-Waiohine Wild Animals


Way back in October 2018 we (Lorelei and Jake) went on another wild escapade in the Tararuas. It had been a few months since our last overnighter and we were itching to get... READ MORE

Bivvy Mania in the Tararuas


Written by Lorelei and Jacob. The SchMcelwees have a few different adventure challenges on the go. One of them is to ‘bag’ all of the huts/bivvies in our local tramping adventure zone, the... READ MORE