Posts From Alex Garner

1 Day Or Less 7 Comments

Nancy’s Peak Circuit – Porongurups W.A

The forest smells brilliant and fresh, of wet leaves and damp soil. It fills my lungs which are working hard to keep up with the pace I’m doing. A few

Cooking & Recipes 2 Comments

The Great Aussie Camp Oven Cookup

You know what bothers me the most about the modern kitchen? It’s fancy cookware. Pans with names like Teflon, Thermolon or Silicone, some of them full of PTFE’s, PFOA’s and

Cooking & Recipes 2 Comments

Mustard & Garlic Lamb Roast

Over the Easter and Anzac day long weekends I have been in the unfortunate position of having prior commitments get in the way of my camping time. What makes matters

4WD Technique 3 Comments

The biggest 4wding mistake you’ll ever make

As a new 4wder, the one thing you will read and hear the most is “be prepared with all the correct recovery gear” or “don’t go out alone if you

Reviews 5 Comments

Bear Grylls knife review

That’s not a knife…THAT’S a knife! This most memorable movie quote is of course from the movie Crocodile Dundee, a film which is probably largely responsible for American perceptions of

Camping Tricks & Technique 5 Comments

3 Quick tips to comfy your swag

The swag has come a long way since it’s humble beginnings. In the late 1800’s, the great depression and the post war years the swag was the only home many

Cooking & Recipes 7 Comments

Banana, Custard and White Chocolate Toasties

I’m going to start this post completely off track and talk about a few of my old fart traits. I like my peace and quiet, enjoy the odd nanna nap,

Further Afield 4 Comments

Top 5 places to beat the crowds this Easter

I’ll have to admit, the idea of getting out camping for the Easter long weekend has always put me off a little bit. Four days won’t get you far enough

1 Day Or Less 2 Comments

Stargazing At Sullivan’s

Who the heck is Sullivan you ask? Not a mate of mine, but a large granite rock situated a half hour drive east of Armadale along the Albany Highway. Having

Uncategorized 12 Comments

Intents Beginnings

Technically as I write this post, this blog has not been launched at all yet. Therefor if you are reading this on the 19th February 2014 then there are two