earth rise

Why is this considered – most amazing picture ever taken. The man that took this image was Bill Anders. He was on board the space craft, ‘Apollo 8’ –  back in 1968. Bill took what is considered, possibly the most important photograph of all time…..  ‘Earth Rise!’ When they returned home from the voyage –…

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How to Get the Best out of your Camping Fridge

So much about camping fridges is based around power consumption, which cannot only be very confusing…  it can even stressful for us! I have no doubt, that part of the confusion is invisibility… it’s not like a glass of water where we can look at the power pouring in and out and being stored. We…

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Steve’s Hinterland Bushwalk

G’day, I’m Steve one of the team here at Camping Country Australia. I’ve just finished uni for the year and since Jarrod gave me the day off last weekend I decided to grab a couple of mates and head to the hinterland for a much needed bit of back to nature. We left the coast…

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Our Latest Guru Family Camping Trip

Here’s a short film clip on our camping trip last weekend. Our two little girls got some quality time with their cousins and all whilst doing something they’ve been brought up to love and enjoy about life…. “Camping!” We kayaked a secluded natural creek, we cooked food good enough for the king and queen, we…

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Hints on Packing Away a Wet Tent

For those of you who have read my last two newsletters, you will have seen two of my four “How to care for your canvas tent,” tips come through. Well today you are about to see my third and it’s on “What to do if you have to pack up a wet tent and how to store…

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