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How To: Go Crabbing!

For me crabbing is one of the most rewarding forms of fishing. You get to actually see what you are trying to catch, you are pretty much guaranteed to catch

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Fancy Camp Oven Dinner Rolls

Traditionally (for Aussie’s anyway) damper is the beginning, middle and end to any meal cooked over the coals. It’s a damned versatile chunk of flour and water that can be

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Review: Trail Chef E-Book

A little while ago I was offered a copy of an E-book to review. Aimed mostly at hikers and backpackers, Trail Chef contains 100 recipes derived from popular recipe’s you

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Camping Recipe: Broccoli Dip

Today I’m going to share with you an epic secret; My three step decision process for creating a tasty dish without pulling your hair out! Ya see, it works like

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Recapping The 2014 Camp Oven Cookup

The first match was put to wood at 1:30pm on Saturday the 2nd of August. I had spent that morning digging up my backyard to create a perfect fire pit

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5 Essentials For The Camp Oven Chef

So you’ve never cooked over an open fire before? Or maybe you have, but it didn’t turn out so well…Maybe it’s time to consider a camp oven! These 5 essentials

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Campin’ Crab Dip

So, you’ve cooked a few good stews in the camp oven in your time, maybe a roast or two and possibly even tried a dessert with some success. But how

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Restoring Cast Iron Cookware

“I was eyeballing this brilliant looking cast iron frying pan. I liked it, but there was no way I was going to pay for it. I looked around to make

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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

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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