Tom Newarque

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12th September 2007

When I was a child my Mum used to tell everyone I was a wanderer, which I am. I like to get around on foot and see as much as possible of the world. In order to do this I do a lot of volunteer work which gives me a good reason to be somewhere else and I can then plan my walking trips from there. I also assist on remote film shoots for both features and documentaries as a guide, location scout and translator.
If you are planning your own adventure consider the cultural aspect and if you can put something back into the place, you’ll find it a much more rewarding experience.

Tom Newarque's activity

  1. September 2007
  2. Tom Newarque reviewed The Kokoda Trail in Papua New Guinea

    The Kokoda Trail holds a special place in the hearts of the Australian nation. In the steep jungle area surrounding the Kokoda plateau the Australia forces desperately held back Japanese forces during WW2 as they came as close as they would to reaching …"

  3. Tom Newarque rated The Kokoda Trail

  4. Tom Newarque rated The Jomson Trek

  5. Tom Newarque rated Queen Charlotte Track

  6. Tom Newarque reviewed The Jomson Trek in Nepal

    This is one of the classic Nepalese treks, traversing this gorgeous country of shale, rocky outcrops, undulating snow-capped peaks and passes and colourful local cultures and traditions. Beginning in Pokhara and finishing in Muktinath, the trail is base…"

  7. Tom Newarque reviewed Queen Charlotte Track in South Island, New Zealand

    The 71km Queen Charlotte Track traverses the pretty fjord like region at the top of New Zealand’s South Island along Queen Charlotte Sound through to Anakiwa, finishing on a high note with spectacular views of the Marlborough Sounds region, one of …"