A small selection of my published work


The Sydney Morning Herald

The wild archipelago of Haida Gwaii and its original inhabitants reveal the power of nature writes Guy Wilkinson.

The Sydney Morning Herald

In America's oldest national park, a war rages between those who fear the region's apex predators and those who fight to secure their longevity and survival.


On the remote Pentecost Island in Vanuatu you can witness a bizarre and strangely compelling festival believed to be the inspiration behind bungee jumping.

Qantas Airlines Magazine

British Columbia’s rugged interior is known as mountain biker’s paradise – around Kamloops, you can ride rainforest in the morning and desert in the afternoon.

The Sydney Morning Herald

Devised as a hardier backcountry alternative to the more commercialized Itirod, The Yukon Quest is not a race for the faint hearted.

Men in this Town

In the normally sleepy town of Clarksdale, Mississippi, a blues festival, a historic hotel and its kindly owner cause one man to re-evaluate his notions of what it means to travel solo.

Truly Aus

Cinematic landscapes, offbeat daytrips and a chequered history make Cunnamulla an intriguing mix.

The Age

High above the clouds in a remote mounatin village in Myanmar, a sacred rock defies the laws of physics and convention.

The Sydney Morning Herald

A cross country road trip along Route 66 proves there’s new life in the vestige of America’s Mother Road writes Guy Wilkinson.

The Big Issue

Having played concert halls the world over, a violin virtuoso has decided he would rather be braving it as a busker. But why?

Yen Magazine

A chance encounter on the streets of New York unexpectedly leads a photographer into the murky world of hardcore heroin addiction.

The Sydney Morning Herald

In a wild and remote region of Canada, a visionary swapped his dreams of rock stardom to create the ultimate adventure hideaway.

Virgin Airlines Voyeur Magazine

Stetsons, honky-tonk and neon lights; what happens when we set out to confront our musical prejudices head on?

The Sydney Morning Herald

In Cambodia, the horrors of the past are never far from the beauty of the present.


With Peru’s more famous Inca Trail becoming increasingly overrun, the lesser-known Salkantay Trek is quickly gaining a reputation as both a less-crowded and more strenuous alternative.

Qantas Airlines Magazine

Guy Wilkinson straps into his snowboard and releases his inner powder hound at Lake Tahoe’s ski resorts.

International Traveller Magazine

In a city rapidly cannibalizing its own heritage, there's only one way to explore what's left of the historic neighborhoods; on a vintage motorcycle.

The Sydney Morning Herald

In the alpine climes of Jasper National Park, avid riders gather to tackle the kind of terrain once believed impossible on a bike.

The Sydney Morning Herald

Among the Redwoods of California's Russian River, vintage airstream trailers are the latest way to combine luxury with adventure.

©2019 by Guy Wilkinson.