‘Booking’ your camp site and paying entry fees for national parks used to mean being first to arrive and pay at the money boxes or the park office. It was first in, first served. The online camp site booking and payment system in South Australia was introduced as a trial in 2013 and now..."South Australia’s National Park Camp Site Booking System"Continue reading
In the wake of a spate of delicious looking carp belly salad pics on Facebook, Outdoorstype takes a closer look at carp in the Murray River. What are they and where are they from? Carp originated in Asia thousands of years ago and spread to Europe as an ornamental and aquaculture fish. They were..."How to Catch and Cook Carp on the Murray River"Continue reading
What is “Aleblazer”? It’s a simple concept. The day starts at a pub somewhere where we sample local craft beer. Then we hike along roads and trails through the wilderness (there must be wilderness somewhere along the way). The walk then finishes at a pub, where we also drink beer. The first walk was..."Hike Between Pubs in the Adelaide Hills – Aleblazers"Continue reading
You’ll always forget something and leave something somewhere so get used to it. Spend lots of money on your car and let your mechanic know so they make sure you’re good to go the distance, and get some sort of roadside assistance membership just in case. Get an in-car DVD for the..."Simple Rules for Modern Family Road Trips"Continue reading
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