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.
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
Outdoor Need Supplies

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.

A Beginner’s Guide to Night Photography
Story by Hayden Warner

Want to learn how to capture your adventures? Hayden Warner shares with us his tips and tricks.

How to Style Your Bell Tent
Words & Photos by Lucy Ewing

Just because you're camping, there's no reason you can't do so in style. Here's how.

Homecamp Dads: Paul Tansley
Story by Homecamp

Meet Paul Tansley, Head of Sales & Marketing at Stone & Wood and co-Founder of The Bucha of Byron.

Homecamp Dads: Bill Wirtel & Santa Fe Stoneworks
Story by Homecamp

Get to know the story behind one of our family-owned brands, Santa Fe Stoneworks.

Homecamp Dads: Josh Bennett
Story by Homecamp

Father's Day is just around the corner and we're introducing you to some of our favourite Dads.

Father’s Day Gift Guide
By Homecamp

Need some inspiration for Father's Day this year? Our gift guide has you covered.

Mexico to Canada: a Travel Story
Words and photos by Beau van der Werf & Michael Townsend

Two young travellers share their journey through California, Mexico and Canada.

Recycled Wool Blankets by Seljak
STORY BY HOMECAMP

Introducing recycled wool blankets by Seljak, the cosiest blankets on this planet.

Iceland: 360 Degrees of Wonder
Photos by Lilli Waters

Melbourne photographer Lilli Waters takes us deep into the moon-like landscapes of Iceland.

Orange Hot Buns with Pana Chocolate
RECIPE BY SARAH GLOVER & `

Outdoor chef, Sarah Glover, shares this delicious recipe just in time for Easter!

Our Top 10 Easter Camping Spots
STORY BY HOMECAMP

Our all-time favourite campsites from around Australia. Where will you go this Easter?!

Top Walking Trails of Byron Bay
STORY BY HOMECAMP

Byron Bay isn't just all about surfing, there are also incredible walking trails to explore!

A Night Under New Zealand Stars
STORY BY MAXIMILIAN GUY MCNAIR MACEWAN

Photographer Maximilian takes his Homecamp bell tent for a night on New Zealand's Coromandel Peninsula...

8 Reasons You Need A Homecamp Bell Tent
STORY BY HOMECAMP

You definitely need a bell tent in your life and here's why...

Australia’s Best Swimming Holes
STORY BY HOMECAMP

Escape crowded beaches and swimming pools with our favourite swimming holes from around Australia.