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.
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.

A Beginner’s Guide to Fly-Fishing
Story by Matt Rees

Ever wanted to master fly fishing? Here are 10 steps to get you on the right track.

The Homecamp Store Opens
Supplies for the outdoors

Homecamp has a wonderful new store space opposite the iconic Queen Victoria Market.

Christmas Shipping Dates
Story by Homecamp

Don't miss out! Here is everything you need to know about Christmas shipping.

Tom Wegener: Surfboard Artisan
Story by Homecamp

We chat to surfboard shaper Tom Wegener, an artisan hand-crafting surfboards from Paulownia wood.

Identifying Australian Native Flora
Story by Homecamp

Ever wondered what beautiful flora you were admiring while out hiking? We have, so we've put together a guide to he...

Christmas Gift Guide
Story by Homecamp

Whether you're shopping for a hiker, camper, cook or gardener, we've got your presents sorted.

Camping Around Australia With Lee Atkinson
Story by Homecamp

Seasoned travel writer & photographer, Lee Atkinson, shares her love of our great country.

Everything You Need to Know to Grow Your Own Edible Garden
Story by Urban Growers

Whether you’re setting up a brand new veggie patch, or revitalising one that’s not flourishing as well as it co...

Top 5 places I’ve hiked & camped In Australia this year
Story by Ella Freestone

Feeling the call for a local adventure? Ella Freestone shares her favourite hikes & camping spots in Australia.