Where to find road condition reports – state by state

Use these websites to find out which roads are closed before your next road trip

5 Tips for homeschooling on the road

3 months into her big lap around Australia, Chelsea Lee Smith shares with us 5 tips on homeschooling she's discovered so far.
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[Video] 4 ways to set up a tarp for camping

Here a four ways to create a camp shelter with your tarp

What tyre pressures do I run on road trips?

Sealed, unsealed, sand, rocks . . . here's a run down of what pressures I run on each road and track type.

Are these the perfect food storage containers for road trippers?

The bonus with these storage containers is that they come full of fruit!

New safety warnings for butane gas cookers

Renewed warnings to throw away your old butane stoves after four people burned in two explosions in North Queensland.

ROAD TRIP – Mataranka or Bust

Most people would think you’d be crazy to spend 3 weeks driving 7556 km to the top of Australia and back to swim in a hot springs . . . And they’d be right!
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[Video] How to set up and pack up pop-up toilet / shower tent

Stop wrestling with your toilet/shower tent trying to get it back in the bag!

How to keep the dust out of your car

This simple trick will keep the dust out even if your door seals are old and leaky
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Jen’s Wolfe Creek Beef Casserole

While 'Wolfe Creek' means 'Horror movies' to most people, to us it's where we perfected our one pot beef casserole.

Crossing Salt Pans? Stick to the tracks!!!

The Aussie outback has plenty of dry salt lakes and salt pans and they can be a trap for even the best equipped 4WD

Set your kids a road trip photo challenge

"I spy" has evolved - Set your kids a photographic challenge on your next road trip.

5 Tips to Keep Your Tent Snake Free

5 tips that I have researched and discovered after my close encounter with a snake during my camping trip in NSW.

First Impressions – New Gasmate Butane Stoves

How do the new Gasmate butane stoves compare to the previously banned version?

They’re Back – New Portable Butane Gas Stoves Back On The Shelves

After being banned from sale in March, new and fully compliant butane gas cookers are now available once again.

All boxed up – Your camp kitchen in a box

What’s essential to bring and what’s worth leaving behind on your next camping trip?