Camping - Guides, Tips & Tricks and Product Reviews

Featured Post

Rooftop Tent Lock – How to Secure Your RTT [4 Techniques]

Do you worry about your roof top tent getting stolen? If you haven’t secured it correctly, this probably a reasonable concern. Rooftop tents are expensive, and that unfortunately makes them a potential target for thieves. Luckily, you can easily prevent theft of your RTT by securing it with a rooftop tent lock or similar anti-theft device.

Read More
Campsite

Swag vs. Tent vs. Rooftop Tent – Which One Is Right For You?

These days, there’s so many different options when it comes to picking a shelter for camping. But which one is ...

Swag vs. Tent vs. Rooftop Tent – Which One Is Right For You?
Pop up tent by lake

How To Fold A Pop Up Tent Properly

Pop up tents have become increasingly popular in recent years, mostly thanks to their simplicity and ease of setup. But ...

How To Fold A Pop Up Tent Properly
Roof top tent set up at camp

How to Store Your Roof Top Tent – A Few Simple Techniques

Rooftop tents are an awesome bit of kit for anyone who enjoys overland adventuring. They are more durable and comfortable ...

How to Store Your Roof Top Tent – A Few Simple Techniques
Campfire in snow

10 Tips for Keeping Warm in Your Tent/Swag While Camping

Do you end up freezing cold in your tent every time you go camping? I know from personal experience how ...

10 Tips for Keeping Warm in Your Tent/Swag While Camping
Clean and wash a tent

How To Clean And Wash A Tent (Step By Step Guide)

A tent is essential for any camping trip. It provides you with shelter, a comfy place to rest and store ...

How To Clean And Wash A Tent (Step By Step Guide)
Canvas swag at dawn

How To Season A Canvas Swag Properly

Have you just bought a swag and are now wondering how to get it ready to withstand any weather? This ...

How To Season A Canvas Swag Properly
Canvas Tent

How To Repair A Canvas Tent Properly

Have you gotten a tear in your canvas tent? Even the best canvas tents can get damaged with regular use, ...

How To Repair A Canvas Tent Properly
Tarp over tent

How to Put a Tarp over a Tent? (4 Simple Techniques)

Have you ever been caught out in the rain while camping and wish you had a tarp over your tent ...

How to Put a Tarp over a Tent? (4 Simple Techniques)

Tent Season Ratings – What Do They Mean?

Are you looking for a tent for your next camping trip but wondering what the different season ratings mean? What ...

Tent Season Ratings – What Do They Mean?
Top Camping and Caravanning Blogs

Top 25 Caravanning & Camping Blogs in Australia 2021

Looking for some more inspiration to get out and start travelling around Australia? There are tons of fantastic blogs out ...

Top 25 Caravanning & Camping Blogs in Australia 2021
Swag on stretcher in woods

Best Swag Stretchers in Australia [Single & Double]

Keen on upgrading your swag setup by adding a stretcher underneath? By keeping your swag off the ground, you will ...

Best Swag Stretchers in Australia [Single & Double]

Australian Made Swags – Which Are The Best?

There’s no doubt about it - Australia is the home of the swag. Early settlers of Australia used swags extensively ...

Australian Made Swags – Which Are The Best?
Child and dog at the beach

Kids Swags – Which Are The Best Ones In Australia?

Gearing up for a camping trip and wondering which swag to get for the kids? You’re in the right place!Buying ...

Kids Swags – Which Are The Best Ones In Australia?
AOS Swag Bags

Swag Bags – Which Are The Best In Australia?

By their very nature, swags operate in pretty tough conditions. They bake in the sun, get pelted with rain and ...

Swag Bags – Which Are The Best In Australia?
2 swags camped in Australian outback

Best Swag Mattresses Australia – Single & Double [2021]

Thinking of replacing your original swag mattress with something newer and more comfortable? Or perhaps you’re looking for a second ...

Best Swag Mattresses Australia – Single & Double [2021]
Group of swags set up in outback Australia

Best Swags in Australia – Reviewed & Compared [2021]

Planning on doing some camping in Australia’s glorious outdoors? Good on you! While you’re out exploring everything this amazing country ...

Best Swags in Australia – Reviewed & Compared [2021]
Swags by lake

Kings Escape Deluxe Single Swag Review [2021]

Considering buying the Escape single swag but wondering whether it’s actually worth it? There’s been a lot of positive and ...

Kings Escape Deluxe Single Swag Review [2021]
AOS Double Swag

Best Double Swags Australia – Reviewed & Compared

Gearing up for a camping trip with your partner or a mate and need a double swag to keep you ...

Best Double Swags Australia – Reviewed & Compared
Big Daddy Deluxe Double Swag

Kings Big Daddy Deluxe Double Swag Review [2021]

Thinking of purchasing a Big Daddy double swag but wondering whether it’s worth it? Perhaps you’ve heard some negative reviews ...

Kings Big Daddy Deluxe Double Swag Review [2021]
AOS Bushman Apex Deluxe Swag set up in Australian outback

Best Traditional Swags Australia (2021) – Ultimate Guide

Most swags sold these days are actually a variety of swag known as dome swags. While this style is very ...

Best Traditional Swags Australia (2021) – Ultimate Guide
4WD on beach in Australia

Best Stretcher Tents & Tent Cots in Australia

Stretcher tents and tent cots are much easier to set up than regular tents, yet much more spacious than swags. ...

Best Stretcher Tents & Tent Cots in Australia
Darche Panorama

Darche Panorama 2 Roof Top Tent Review

Planning on getting a Darche RTT but wondering whether it’s worth the hefty price tag? Well, in this Darche Panorama ...

Darche Panorama 2 Roof Top Tent Review
2 people under tent awning

8 Benefits of Camping – Why It’s Fun AND Good For You

Having trouble convincing someone to go camping with you? What if you could prove to them that camping is not ...

8 Benefits of Camping – Why It’s Fun AND Good For You
Couple going motorbike camping with swag

Best Motorcycle/Biker Swags Australia – A Complete Guide

Gearing up for some motorcycle camping and need a swag? There’s quite a few options out there and they can ...

Best Motorcycle/Biker Swags Australia – A Complete Guide
Group of 5 person tents on mountain ridge

Best 5 Person Tents Australia – An Honest Opinion

Getting ready for a camping trip with the family or a couple of mates and need a decent tent? Great, ...

Best 5 Person Tents Australia – An Honest Opinion
Group of motorbikes in front of tent on mountain

4 Best Motorcycle Camping Tents Australia (2021)

Planning on doing some motorcycle camping but don’t have a tent yet? There’s a ton of different options out there, ...

4 Best Motorcycle Camping Tents Australia (2021)
3 person tent camped by lake

Best 3 Person Tents Australia – Reviewed & Compared (2021)

Planning on getting a 3 person tent but confused by the huge number of options? Well, you’re in the right ...

Best 3 Person Tents Australia – Reviewed & Compared (2021)
Water beading on tent

Tent Waterproof Ratings – Everything You Need To Know

Getting ready to buy a tent but confused by the waterproof ratings? Wondering whether 1,000mm is better or worse than ...

Tent Waterproof Ratings – Everything You Need To Know
Adeventure Kings Kwiky Rooftop Tent

Kings Kwiky Roof Top Tent Review [MKII] – Worth It In 2021?

Thinking of getting the Kings hard shell pop up roof top tent but not sure whether this one is right ...

Kings Kwiky Roof Top Tent Review [MKII] – Worth It In 2021?
Adventure Kings Rooftop Tent

Adventure Kings Roof Top Tent Review – Worth It In 2021?

Thinking about purchasing the Kings Roof Top Tent but not sure whether it’s worth it? Perhaps you’ve heard some negative ...

Adventure Kings Roof Top Tent Review – Worth It In 2021?
Group of tents in a row

Best 4 Season Tents Australia – Which is #1?

Planning on doing some camping in extreme weather and want a tent that will hold up regardless of the conditions? ...

Best 4 Season Tents Australia – Which is #1?
4WD in Australia

Best Touring Tents Australia – An Honest Opinion

For those who will be packing up every morning and setting up every evening, touring tents (aka tourer tents) are ...

Best Touring Tents Australia – An Honest Opinion
How To Stop Condensation

How To Stop Condensation In A Tent – 3 Simple Steps

Constantly waking up to water on the inside of your tent? Perhaps it’s even dripping onto your sleeping bag and ...

How To Stop Condensation In A Tent – 3 Simple Steps
Tent by lake

Best 2 Person Tents Australia – The Definitive Guide

Keen on getting a 2 man tent but not sure which one is right for you? I have reviewed and ...

Best 2 Person Tents Australia – The Definitive Guide
Campsite in Australia

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 ...

Best Canvas Tents Australia – Reviewed & Compared
Roof Top Tents

Best Roof Top Tents Australia (incl. Hard Shells) Reviewed [2021]

Keen on getting a roof top tent (aka car top tent) to let you camp wherever your wheels take you? ...

Best Roof Top Tents Australia (incl. Hard Shells) Reviewed [2021]
Couple hiking in Australia

Best Hiking Tents Australia (incl. Ultra-lightweight <2kg Tents)

Planning on doing an overnight or multi-day hike and need a lightweight tent that you can carry while hiking? In ...

Best Hiking Tents Australia (incl. Ultra-lightweight <2kg Tents)
Water beading on tent fabric

How To Waterproof A Tent – The Definitive Guide

Have you ever woken up in your tent in the middle of the night to find water dripping on you? ...

How To Waterproof A Tent – The Definitive Guide
Pop up tent next to car

Best Pop Up Tents Australia – Which Are Worth Buying? (From $49)

Are you keen on going camping but find tent setup tedious and time-consuming? Well, pop up tents may be the ...

Best Pop Up Tents Australia – Which Are Worth Buying? (From $49)
Best Instant Up Tents Australia

Best Instant Up Tents Australia – Reviewed & Compared

Do you hate setting up and packing down your tent? Trying to simultaneously connect both ends of your tent poles, ...

Best Instant Up Tents Australia – Reviewed & Compared
4 Person Tent in Australia

Best 4 Person/Man Tents Australia – Which Is The Winner?

Keen on going camping but not sure which 4 person tent you should use? Don’t fret, because in this article, ...

Best 4 Person/Man Tents Australia – Which Is The Winner?
Tents on mountain

Best Cheap Tents Australia – What’s #1 For Budget Camping?

Want to try out camping without it costing an arm and a leg? Perhaps you’re going to a festival and ...

Best Cheap Tents Australia – What’s #1 For Budget Camping?
>