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Camping Tricks & Technique 4 Comments

Make camping in the rain enjoyable

This isn’t the first time someone has written about camping in the rain. I have read so many blogs which tackle the issue but one of the first things they

Cooking & Recipes 4 Comments

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

DIY Projects 0 Comments

How to build the ultimate 4wd

What is the perfect 4wd? Maybe it’s an old 40 series Landcruiser with a milk crate for a seat? Or maybe it’s not complete without an electronic traction button for

Cooking & Recipes 1 Comment

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

Cooking & Recipes 5 Comments

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

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

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,