Never bought a camping tent before? Don’t have a lot of experience with tents? Then this article might help cut the crap for you. Even if you’ve tried most of these tents (like I have) it’ll give you a laugh. It’s OK to know nothing about camping or tents because just when you think..."A Big Clumsy List of Camping Tents"Continue reading
An easy and civilised way to get close to some nature. I went on Canoe the Coorong’s first sunset kayak tour for Summer 2016. Despite what most people think about kayaks, no one gets wet and no one gets cold. The paddling is easy despite the high flows. It’s a five-star iconic Australian experience....
Sigh. Another day researching blogs and social media marketing. I’ve witnessed dozens of thinly veiled attempts at click-bait and some really crappy affiliate marketing. The stupidity is close to critical. The sheer vandalism of the English language makes me want to cry. I will persevere. My first hikes were in the 80s. I ran..."If You Post Another Top Ten Anything I’m Not Going Camping With You"Continue reading
What? Hiking to Blinman Pools Where? Angorichina, Flinders Ranges, South Australia. How long does it take? 5-6 hours How do I get there? Self-drive or arrange transport. Accommodation nearby – Wilpena Pound Resort, Rawnsley Park, Blinman Hotel, Angorichina Tourist Village, Prairie Hotel – Parachilna, free camping in Parachilna and Brachina Gorge Beware of: Summer. Being..."Blinman Pools Hike"Continue reading
I’ve been doing a bit of research on tents. Actually I did a lot of research. I sold thousands of tents over the years so I’ve seen and heard everything and I’ve lost count of the nights I’ve slept ‘under the canvas’. Here’s outdoorstype’s (not so) common sense tips for how to choose and..."Choosing and Using a Tent"Continue reading