Camping Tips & Stories

We obsessively collect yarns, advice, photography and inspiration to share with our fellow nature-lovers. We adore hearing new stories, so drop us a line and say g'day; our door is always open.
Holiday Gift Guide

A few of our favourite things. Useful products to suit all budgets and adventures. Plus, new bundles for the most s...

Caring for high carbon steel blades
Story by Homecamp

Caring for high carbon steel blades

The Winnerwell Fastfold Smoker
Video by @Nagualero

Expansive video showing the uses of the Winnerwell Fastfold Smoker and Winnerwell Nomad Stove - perfect for hunting...

The Ten Essentials – what to take camping and hiking
Story by Homecamp

What to take on a trip to the bush? If you are hiking or camping in the backcountry you need to ensure you have The...

How To Hot Tent: A Guide To Camping With A Portable Wood Burning Stove
Story by Homecamp

Guide to Seasoning or weathering your canvas tent
Story by Homecamp

Read our handy guide on seasoning or weathering your new canvas tent.

Camping Checklist
Story by Homecamp

Stuck on remembering what you need to take camping? The Homecamp Camping Checklist is your go-to resource to prepar...

Tasmania: A Photo Essay
Tasmania by Trent and Jessie

Photographers Trent and Jessie only had a few days to explore some of Tasmania's wonderful wilderness areas but the...

Grow an abundance! By Grown and Gathered
Story by Grown and Gathered.

Grown and Gathered's tips on growing an abundance of vegetables in your summer garden.

The World’s Best Bell Tent? We think so.
Story by Homecamp

We have pondering how to make the worlds best bell tent..this is what we came up with.

Field Report: Traversing The Simpson Desert
Story by Doron Francis

We headed out to Australia's largest uninhabited regions - the Simpson Desert. This is what we found..

Welcome to Under Sky at the Mountain.
Luxe Camping at Mount Buffalo National Park

Mount Buffalo is without doubt one of Victoria's most beautiful National Parks. Homecamp's sister company recently ...

Fathers Day
Father's Day

If youre going to buy something for Dad make sure its something worth owning.

The Ultimate Picnic Lifestyle
Story by Homecamp

We chat to Ultimate Picnic Backpack founder about how the product came to be and his ultimate picnic tips.

How to Read the Moon and Navigate by the Stars
Story by Viola Design

Ever wanted to learn how to read the beautiful night sky? Viola Design show us how.

Seafood Feast on a Stick Recipe
Story by Homecamp

Sarah Glover has put together this beautiful and simple seafood recipe to enjoy while camping.

Camping Around the Kimberley
Story by Homecamp

Let Wild Road Wanderers take you on a unique dusty adventure through some of Australia's most dramatic landscapes.

Bell tent buyer’s guide
By Homecamp

This bell tent buyer's guide shares our original research on what makes the best bell tents. It’s what guides our...

Tips For Camping With Kids
Story by Frontier Tribe

Frontier Tribe share a few tips to inspire you to take the camping plunge with your family.

Exploring the Australian Alps
Story by See Outside

Explore the magnificent Australian Alps with Elliott from See Outside.

Introducing Ghost Outdoors
Story by Homecamp

Beautifully designed, durably built and effortlessly cool, we bring you Ghost Outdoors.

A Life Outdoors with The Field
Story by Homecamp

The Field is a modern outdoor lifestyle publication to inspire readers to get outside. We chat to founder, Graham.

Introducing FIELD – ISSUE
Story by Homecamp

Introducing FIELD-ISSUE, a brand with a vision of creating quality products that inspire you to be authentic.

Basic Wilderness Survival Tips
Story by Rebecca Crawford

The outdoors is a beautifully wild place. Here are some tips if you ever find yourself in a sticky situation.