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How To Make Beer Damper

How To Make Beer Damper

… When it comes to cooking, there is nothing more Australian than putting alcohol where it wasn’t originally supposed to go… Presenting Beer Damper – an adult twist on a great Australian recipe! We show you how to make this delicious bush delicacy in time for your next camping trip! Originally made by roaming stockmen, drovers and swagmen, Damper is a simple wheat-based bread created from three basic ingredients: flour, salt and water. It was inspired by Aboriginal ‘bush bread’ and the …



5 Easy Camping Meals Served on a Frisbee

5 Easy Camping Meals Served on a Frisbee

… The best camping meals are the ones that you remember, not just because they are delicious, but because they are so simple you can store them away in your brain for the next trip. The best camping meals feature only a few ingredients, can be made with a limited number of tools, and give you plenty of energy for exploring. To help you save time, we've pulled together 5 easy camping meals – covering breakfast, lunch, and dinner – for you to follow on your next camping trip. They're so easy you'll …



Ramen Noodle Soup with Japanese Mushrooms

Ramen Noodle Soup with Japanese Mushrooms

… We’re getting a little bit fancy with this camping recipe, but don’t freak out if you’ve just read the title, we’re not expecting you to cook beef bones and a million other ingredients for days to create an authentic ramen broth. But, this recipe is waaaay better than two-minute packet ramen from the supermarket – and just as easy. After a couple of days in the outdoors, sitting down with a bowl of our ramen noodle soup, you might just achieve something close to the same feeling you get when …



Campfire Quesadillas: recipes for campers who can't cook

Campfire Quesadillas: recipes for campers who can't cook

… The best recipes are like formulas: they can be remade over and over, tweaked slightly each time to create a different experience altogether. Quesadillas are beautifully simple. Of course, if you were to make fresh tortillas they are a bit more complicated, but we’re camping so we’re cheating and using ready made soft tacos instead. The best thing about this recipe is that anyone can make it – even the kids can have a go at building their own quesadillas. Use this recipe as a starting …



How to Cook an Omelette in a Bag

How to Cook an Omelette in a Bag

… Everyone hates having to clean while camping, and the more water and detergent you can save the better. This camping recipe is perfect for any adventure, whether you are car camping, backpacking, or hiking through the mountains. And like any good camping recipe, all it takes to cook an omelette in a bag is a little bit of prep at home before you leave. How to cook an omelette in a bag on your camping tripFor this Recipe you will need: 6 x eggs 1 x plastic container 1 x camp stove (or grill …



Spicy Jerk Chicken & Couscous Camping Recipe

Spicy Jerk Chicken & Couscous Camping Recipe

… It’s not often that you sit around the campfire and someone says "WOW, this is delicious!” Camping recipes are all about keeping things simple with as few ingredients as possible. This mean we often 'make do' with what we’ve got, producing food that is filling, but inevitably boring. Our spicy jerk chicken & couscous recipe is the polar opposite of boring. The heat from the Jerk rub on the healthy chicken breast will warm you from the inside out, the couscous providing heaps of energy …



Learn How to Make Quick Campfire Flatbreads

Learn How to Make Quick Campfire Flatbreads

… We’re not going to lie, this might not be the lightest, fluffiest, most delicious bread you’ve ever eaten. But after a long day with a heavy pack on your back; when your feet are slightly raw and you’re sick of the sight of dried fruits and nuts; when you’ve finished setting up camp and the rain hits the tarp strung overhead; when all you’ve tasted for days is freeze-dried soup, these quick flatbreads might be the most delicious, wonderful things you’ve ever, ever eaten. Bread doesn’t have …



White Chia Porridge Camping Recipe

White Chia Porridge Camping Recipe

… Hands up if you’ve forked out 15 bucks for a fancy bowl of porridge at a trendy café? Everyone? Yep, good. Funnily enough, ingredients like chia seed and toasted coconut belong, not only at the table of Australia’s discerning breakfast enthusiasts, but, well, anywhere really. In this case we're using white chia, rolled oats, toasted coconut, and honey to create a high energy, low GI kick-start to your day in the outdoors. The truth is, these ingredients really aren’t quite as fancy as you …



The Ultimate Three-Course Christmas Camping Feast

The Ultimate Three-Course Christmas Camping Feast

… What makes Christmas so great? Is it the presents? The excuse to get a little loose at the staff party? Maybe just because it’s that one week of the year you can sleep in on a weekday and not worry about getting blasted by your boss? Our favourite part of Christmas is the food. We’d eat Christmas Pudding, gingerbread houses and drink brandy custard all year round if all our mates didn’t think we were weird doing it. Another thing we love about Christmas time is camping (obviously). However, …



Outdoor Cooking Equipment for Beginners

Outdoor Cooking Equipment for Beginners

… Between s'mores, jaffles, one-pot roasts, damper and the ever-classic marshmallows, it’s no wonder that some people just go camping for the cooking! Read on for our tips on what cooking equipment you will need while out in the wilderness! It has been suggested that learning to cook food over an open fire was one of the defining moments in the early development of our species. Cooking raw meat and vegetables not only kills harmful bacteria, but anthropologists and archaeologists believe it …



Camp Cooking 101: your recipe for success

Camp Cooking 101: your recipe for success

… Maybe it's just our afternoon snack attack talking, but we think getting your camp cooking strategy ironed out straighter than a well-crimped jaffle is one of the most important steps in planning any camping trip. From fire policies at campgrounds and which cooking equipment to buy, to researching camping recipes and plotting out meal plans, there’s a fair bit to think about when it comes to dining in the great outdoors. And while we do think that learning as you go is all part of the adventure, …



7 Camping Hacks You Will Actually Use

7 Camping Hacks You Will Actually Use

… Camping is all about making the most of what you’ve got. It’s about saving weight, recycling, and finding ways that you can use equipment for more than just one job (we’re pretty sure the sporknife was invented this way…). Camping hacks are really just examples of good camping. On a recent camping trip to the Cathedral Range State Park we decided to put a few tried and true hacks to the test. Here are 8 of our favourite camping hacks that you will actually use on your next camping trip. 1. …



Seven Tips for Bushwalking with Kids

Seven Tips for Bushwalking with Kids

… Just because you’ve got young kids doesn’t mean you have to hang up your hiking boots for good (or until they grow up). Bushwalking with kids can be a thoroughly enjoyable experience for everyone involved, and it’s a great way to encourage your children to get off the couch, get active and develop an appreciation for the outdoors. Outdoria caught up with Bushwalking Australia president Andrew Davey to get some expert tips on how to plan a successful hike with kids in tow. “The number one …



Winning Recipes for Camping with Kids

Winning Recipes for Camping with Kids

… We all know that camping with kids is a lot of fun, but sometimes the idea of preparing and cooking over the campfire can make a simple meal seem like an impossible dream. Well, it doesn’t have to be this way. We've collected our absolute favourite simple kids camping recipes for you to recreate on your adventures. Every recipe here is tried and tested: your kids are sure to love the too! What you need for cooking while camping You will need: A cast iron jaffle maker (one with a large …



Gather Together: foraging for wild pine mushrooms

Gather Together: foraging for wild pine mushrooms

… If you’re like us and enjoy nothing more than taking a leisurely ramble in the bush, then coming into autumn probably feels a lot like coming out of hibernation. We emerge from our dark, air conditioned dens, pull our sensible shoes on and exhale all at once: walking season at last. But autumn doesn’t just bring crisp hiker-friendly temperatures and a renewed sense of adventure. Late February marks the beginning of wild mushroom season, when autumn’s intermittent sun and rain brings the pine …



Jetboil MiniMo Review

Jetboil MiniMo Review

… Let’s go ahead and make the call that as a species, our capacity for patience is on the decline. Go back 15 years and there we were with our Duke of Ed pals, waiting upwards of 15 minutes for the pot to boil on a school-issued alcohol stove. We loved that stove at the time, and still do. It packed into its own set of pots, had no fiddly breakable parts – the thing was bomb-proof – and it ran off methylated spirits, which don’t burn much hotter than a hairdryer, but at least they’re widely …



How to Make a Beer Can Camping Stove in 10 Easy Steps

How to Make a Beer Can Camping Stove in 10 Easy Steps

… If you love camping and the great outdoors, you may have come across these amazing, super-lightweight stoves at some stage on your travels. And while you could argue that a purpose built camp-stove is always going to be more efficient and long lasting, knowing how to quickly transform a leftover tinny into a stove is not only useful, it’s sure to impress your camping buddies. So check out the video and read our more detailed description of how to make a beer can camp stove. From this moment …



10 Essential Caravan Modifications to Transform your RV

10 Essential Caravan Modifications to Transform your RV

… You’ve just purchased your dream RV but you’d really love to personalise it to your own specifications. Where do you start? What types of modifications do you really need for Australian caravanning? There is a labyrinth of information out there for those new to caravanning and camping sometimes making it difficult to determine where to spend your hard-earned cash. In this article, we’ll look at some of the more popular caravan modifications available on the market to help you transform …



What to Look for in a Campervan

What to Look for in a Campervan

… So you’ve got the itch for adventure and you love the freedom of the open road. You’ve admired campervans for a while, but it feels overwhelming to know where to start. Do you hire or is it a better investment to buy? How big should your campervan be? What do you really need in a recreational vehicle? There are some serious questions you’ve got to ask yourself before you hit the road for a serious adventure. In this buyer's guide, we're going to focus on what to look for in a campervan. …