Welcome to the official website of Gillian Orrell, writer, adventurer, tree-lover and fresh air fiend.

While the long-burning fuses of book writing and publishing deals burn in the background, check out my Blog for more regular tales. My blogs are genuine articles: properly constructed thoughts, not stream-of-consciousness-have-I-told-you-about-my-weekend diary entries. Some are less than serious, though. You have been warned.


For those who have already read New Boots in New Zealand , my bestselling first book (thank you!), check out:

• The Photo Gallery for more images from each of the Great Walks
• The Environment section
Events and Contact if you’d like me to come and talk to a local group

For those who haven’t read my first book:

• find out more about the adventure here
buy the book

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