Hi – my name is Mathilde. I am from France, and had the opportunity to spend six months in Australia. During my time here, I knew I wanted to see Fraser Island. Luckily, I was able to embark on a three day guided tour of the Island in October. It was a fantastic experience and […]
We purchased our James Baroud Evasion Evolution rooftop tent in 2014 after several uncomfortable camping trips in a $40 Big W tent. Since then, the tent has been on plenty of adventures, including holidays and work trips. After three years of moderate to heavy use (on average at least one trip a month), I finally […]
The idea of selling most of your possessions and touring Australia in a caravan, campervan or motorhome can be daunting, to say the least. However, for those who treasure freedom, it’s more of a calling than a choice. If you’re considering taking the plunge and setting off on a long-term or permanent vanning adventure (advanture, if […]
Some wish to “commune with nature”. Personally, I would prefer to be immune from nature. I’m not a huge fan of real, wee-in-the-woods, wear-the-same-shirt-for-a-week, sleep-on-the-ground camping. I put this down to a traumatic school camp experience and my natural aversion to discomfort of any kind.