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Updated: May 18


Best Canvas Tents Australia – Reviewed & Compared

Canvas tents have a number of benefits over regular nylon/plastic tents. They are much more durable and breathable, plus they don’t suffer from condensation build-up. But which is the best canvas tent Australia? Let’s find out!

I will take a look at 3 of Australia’s most popular and compare and review them to help you figure out which one is right for you!


OZtrail Tourer 9 Canvas Tent

Oztent RV4 Touring Canvas Tent

Outdoor Connection Tanbar Air Tent

Best Value
Tourer 9
Our Pick
Oztent RV4 Touring Canvas Tent
Tanbar Air Tent

4 people

4 people

3 people

3 people

3 people

3 people

6.76 m²

5.76 m²

7.28 m²

210 cm

190 cm

205 cm

64 L

227 L

96 L

18 kg

23 kg

27.6 kg

2 years

2 years

5 years

Best Canvas Tents in Australia

OZtrail Tourer 9 Canvas Tent

Tourer 9 Canvas Tent

Our Pick

  • Very affordable, great value
  • 230 GSM canvas
  • Speedy setup
  • Relatively light for a canvas tent at 18kg
  • 2 year warranty
  • Front and rear doors
  • High 210cm internal ceiling
  • Generous, large sleeping area
  • Large windows for ventilation
  • Packs down to very small volume
  • A few people have complained that the waterproofing is a bit hit-and-miss