Timber collection restrictions, late arrivals or wet weather can all make packing some firewood a godsend. After all fire makes camp, and even the most trying days outdoors are usually turned around by the warm glow of a campfire.
A campfire makes camp. Uncontrolled bushfires however can rapidly destroy wide expanses of our country and are a top threat to native wildlife. It's wonderful to see so many campers embracing firepits. It's a demonstration of the great care for our land that so many outback travellers share.
For regular touring all but the quickest of setups can quickly become tiresome. Add some mud, wet weather and a couple of late finishes and 'ease' may well be the difference between enjoyment and questioning our recreational choices.
Good morning! There's nothing better than seizing the day after a delightful night of sleep. The design team at Sea to Summit have examined all those elements that may interrupt sleep, and the resulting system is pretty special.
Crystal clear waters on the east, rugged cliffs on the west, a rich history, ambitious environmental goals and part of the Shark Bay World Heritage Area, Dirk Hartog Island is no doubt wild and unique.
Singaporeans are fanatical about all things food. So it was with great trepidation I packed a new pot set to try on a recent hike with my wife Gen. I'm not sure whether my cold sweat was from the steep hike or fear from having messed with our camp kitchen.