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Camping and comfort are two words that don’t usually go together in the mind's of most people. It has been said that to enjoy the great outdoors, you’ll have to rough it out and sacrifice the comforts of home. Thankfully, with the rise of glamorous...

Boating paves the way for a lot of water fun such as swimming, fishing and a huge range of on-water activities. Unfortunately, all of these activities entail prolonged exposure to the sun. Aside from the sun’s harmful rays, extra sunlight reflecting off the water is...

Electric trolling motors have become an invaluable, must-have accessory for anglers and their watercraft. Electric trolling motors are known for helping anglers catch more fish with subtle, stealthy movement, plus the fact that they make practically no noise at all. Even better, being battery powered,...

A personal floatation device (PFD) is a must-have for boaters. It can spell the difference between life or death in an emergency situation. An important thing to note about life jackets is that it’s not a ‘one size fits all’ item. For it to be...

The Whitsunday Islands is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike. Off the coast of Queensland, it’s comprised of a collection of islands and islets that are easily accessible to boaters. The weather is also beautiful all year round. Aside from cruising through the...

Your fishing line may not have an expiration date, but that doesn’t mean that it will last forever. The lifespan will depend on how often you go fishing and how you store when not in use. HOW LONG DOES FISHING LINE LAST? Different fishing lines have different...

Camping isn’t always about unplugging from technology. In fact, campers of all ages have embraced the idea of staying connected even in the great outdoors. As a camper, it’s possible to love the outdoors but still maintain your vital connection to the rest of the...

Trail mix is a camping staple. The combination of nuts, seeds, dried fruits and chocolate make for a delicious and filling snack. Trail mix also provides you with energy that’s needed for outdoor activities such as walking and hiking. You don’t have to spend money...

Australia features some of the best stargazing spots in the world. As you leave major cities and head to remote hideouts, you’ll get an unobstructed view of the dark night sky ablaze with stars. Being in close proximity to the Milky Way also means that...

Camping brings us back to the basics. In order to appreciate the great outdoors, we have to temporarily live without a number of amenities — including a working kitchen and different kinds of cookware. This doesn’t mean, though, that campers have to settle with bland...