Definition of bushwalk
- … five young adventurers who rode mountain bikes, kayaked and bushwalked from Mt Kosciusko to the Victorian coast.
- —Australian Geographic, July-September 1990
- One of the pioneers in the island's national-park movement was an Austrian outdoorsman named Gustav Weindorfer, who bushwalked the mountainous interior [of Tasmania], fell in love with the sublime landscape, and never left.
- —Jamie James, Atlantic Monthly, March 2000
bushwalknoun, plural bushwalks
- An initiative of the National Parks Association, the bushwalks aim to promote fitness and an enjoyment of the delights offered by the Australian wilderness.
- —Andrew Drummond, Illawarra (Australia) Mercury, 15 Oct. 2005
bushwalkernoun, plural bushwalkers
- A young Victorian bushwalker suffering from exposure will be taken from the south-west of Tasmania by helicopter today.
- —The Age (Melbourne, Australia), 2 Apr. 1975