A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO CAMPING ESSENTIALS: Fear not! We are here to provide you, the camping newbie, with a comprehensive guide to help you make the most and prepare for the best outdoors camping experience.
The Most Breathtaking Free Camping Sites in Australia: Australia is a country rich with contrasts. As you travel through the country's various landscapes, you might fall asleep one night in a lush forest to the soothing sounds of a waterfall and the next watch the sunset over the barren, windswept desert. Best of all, if you're willing to do a little study before you go, you can do it for free, or what they call free camping!
THE STATS DON'T LIE: CAMPING IS THE NEW AUSSIE TRAVEL NORM: As Aussies, we love camping. It’s been our favourite holiday go-to for centuries, even more so today than ever before. Now that the fundamentals of travel have changed, perhaps for many years to come, Aussies have turned their sights to their own backyard.
A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE ON CHOOSING A HIKING BACKPACK: Every successful camping trip starts with the right gear, and packing the right camping gadgets and accessories will help you make your adventures even more enjoyable. While part of the joy of camping is needing very little gear to exist outdoors, it’s also nice to have a comfortable and convenient camping trip more than anything.
15 ULTRALIGHT BACKPACKING TIPS TO SHAVE OFF PACK WEIGHT: Packing light for the trail is a skill that many people have developed with time, experience and lots of back pain. If you love backpacking, but don’t like the way your whole body aches after lugging around a heavy pack on the trail, then you may consider ultralight backpacking. Ultralight backpacking means that your pack should have a base weight (everything in your pack that is not consumable or the clothing and footwear you’re wearing; i.e food, water and fuel) of around 4-5 kilos.
THE 5 BEST CAMPING SITES IN SOUTH AUSTRLIA: South Australia is a haven for natural outdoor beauty that you can immerse yourself in. The views, the quiet, the sense of being at one with nature; all these elements are offered in abundance at South Australia’s many camping sites. Whether you’re setting up camp in a forest, a rocky mountain or the white sandy beaches, you’ll always find something to do in the beautiful outdoors. Light a campfire, gaze at the starry night sky and let the serenity wash over you as you take in nature. That is the beauty of camping.
THE 5 BEST CAMPING SITES IN QUEENSLAND: If you love the outdoors, what a better way to go on an adventure than packing the car, loading your camping gear and heading off to that special place for a getaway? And what better place to go camping than Queensland? Camping in Queensland is a no-brainer. With an abundance of stunning beaches, red-sand country, national parks and ancient rainforests, QLD is one of the best places where you are spoiled for choice when it comes to camping sites.
THE 6 BEST CAMPING SITES IN NEW SOUTH WALES: NSW has some amazing coastal and bush camping spots that have remained under the radar. Whether you’re on an adventure in the forest, or pitch your tent up near the coast, or even on the alpine mountains for an even cooler camping site, New South Wales has something for you.
THE 6 BEST CAMPING SITES IN VICTORIA: There’s nothing quite like the feeling of freedom that you get when camping. For some, camping is a way to find some serenity to balance out the hustle of modern day life and just let the day unfold without the constant buzz of phone or social media notifications.
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO ULTRALIGHT HIKING: Packing light for any hiking trip is a skill that develops with time and experience. But what exactly constitutes ultralight hiking? Well, in short, it’s going hiking with ultralight gear, and bringing only what’s really necessary for your current conditions