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Security, at the campsite – she’ll be right!

by on 19th September 2014 in Camping Tips, Caravanning, Family Getaways | Add comment
Apparently new age thieves don’t go for breaking glass and hot wiring, they are targeting cars with keys inside - Don't get caught out, read these tips.  Read More...
 
Oodnadatta Track Part 3

Oodnadatta Track Part 3 – William Creek to Oodnadatta

by on 11th September 2014 in 4WD, Adventure, Caravanning, Family Getaways | Add comment
The last leg of this journey follows a well maintained track and culminates at Oodnadatta, the hottest place in Australia and home to the Pink Roadhouse.   Read More...
 
Fathers Day - Snowys Outdoors

The Top 5 Snowys Fathers day gifts!

by on 2nd September 2014 in Camping Tips | Add comment
If your anything like me, you’ve probably left your father’s day present to the last minute, and you may be racking your brain as to what to get him. Here is a little insight into our most popular father’s day gifts, to help give you a few ideas!  Read More...
 
Camp-Oven-Roast

Roast Lamb in the Camp Oven – 6 steps including gravy!

by on 28th August 2014 in Camp Kitchen, Camp Ovens | 1 comment
Gourmet camp oven roast lamb and veggies on your plate, cold drink in your hand, comfortably seated around a glowing campfire - Bush camping bliss!  Read More...
 
Beresford - Oodnadatta Track

Oodnadatta Track Part 2 – Lyndhurst to William Creek

by on 21st August 2014 in 4WD, Adventure, Caravanning, Family Getaways | Add comment
The sealed road is now behind you and for some, the real adventure begins. Moving into the heart of the South Australian outback, there is no shortage of things to see along the way, and there are some terrific places to stay overnight.  Read More...
 
Coongie Lakes Kayaking

Coongie Lakes – An Outback Oasis

by on 18th August 2014 in 4WD, Adventure, Family Getaways | Add comment
As you crest the top of the sand dune the view that greets you is almost unfathomable, a massive expanse of water hemmed in by sand dunes.  Read More...
 
Camping Checklist

Remember Everything with a Camping Checklist

by on 14th August 2014 in Camping Tips, Caravanning | Add comment
I always used to smile at our son’s habit of writing lists, I smiled until one day, early in our caravanning days, when we forgot to take the hand brake off our van and drove for a short distance wondering what was wrong with the car.  Read More...
 
Gas Flame

Back to Basics – Hiking Stoves

by on 7th August 2014 in Hiking | 4 comments
I used to view my companions’ gas stoves as noisy and risky; I scoffed at their attempts to convert me to gas. Now I’ve switched to gas for fuel, but kept all my old Primus cookware and bundled them with the gas kit.  Read More...
 
Oodnadatta Train

Oodnadatta Track Part 1 – Port Augusta to Lyndhurst

Travelling the Oodnadatta Track is a surprisingly accessible adventure and this series will provide you with the information to confidently give it a go - it's your one stop shop for a successful trip.  Read More...
 
Campfire in Winter

Crisp Air, Campfires & Damper – This is Winter

by on 24th July 2014 in Camping Tips, Sleeping Gear | Add comment
Winter camping takes a bit more thought in preparation, but there are countless benefits to hitting the great outdoors when the temperature goes south.  Read More...
 
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