Season your camp ovens, stoke your campfires and practice your camp oven cooking as the iconic Australian Camp Oven Festival is kicking off in October. It’s Australia’s longest-running camp oven cooking event, first debuted back in 1999, the festival was the brainchild of outback icons
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[divider align=”center” width=”100px” height=”5px” margin=”0.8em” color=”rgb(244, 57, 57)”] 33cm Cast Iron Camping Frypan – $29 Inc Free Postage This Durable Cast Iron Skillet is great for cooking up a camping feast. You can throw this straight onto the camp fire and cook the evening’s supper with
Are you serious about wanting to learn camp oven cooking? Ranger Nick, the “Master of keeping it simple”, shares proven tips, tools and tactics with an open invitation to anyone wanting to learn camp oven cooking but can’t get started. Here’s a dinkum guide to
Australia’s Biggest Damper Have you seen Australia’s biggest damper? Were you lucky enough to visit the Australian Camp Oven Festival at Millmerran this year? If so, you would have seen Ned Winter’s Australian-shaped camp oven filled with a freshly baked damper. It was on display in
I’m not sure how the new Coconut Shell BBQ Briquettes stack up compared to their regular BBQ Briquettes. However, if you are like me and love using Heat Beads® BBQ Briquettes, you’re going to get excited about the latest addition to their quality product range. I’ve been told they contain
The Bait Layers Win Big at the 2016 Australian Camp Oven Festival This year the Bait Layers attended the Australian Camp Oven Festival which was held on the Queens Birthday long weekend, 1st & 2nd of October 2016. According to the leading cook Terry, they
My Recap of the 2016 Australian Camp Oven Festival This year on the Queen’s Birthday weekend, over six thousand visitors travelled to a little town, one-hour drive south-west of Toowoomba called Millmerran, for the biennial 2016 Australian Camp Oven Festival, the largest of its kind in
Here are 9 Queensland state forest and national park campfire-friendly areas around the Sunshine Coast. Camping fees can be found here:http://www.nprsr.qld.gov.au/experiences/camping/camping_fees.html Bookings can be made here: http://www.nprsr.qld.gov.au/experiences/camping/camping_bookings.html Cost: Fees for camping permits in national parks and other protected areas, forest reserves, State forests and recreation
Lower Lakes Stockman’s Challenge & Bush Festival The Lower Lakes Stockman’s Challenge and Bush Festival is a 3-day event held in Strathalbyn. Local and interstate competitors showcase their skills in many events. These include whip cracking, bareback obstacles, stock handling, packhorse, and much more.
The Billman’s Foundry, is Australia’s leading manufacturer of bronze fountains, street park, garden furniture, ornamental castings and are the only Australian producer of cast iron camp ovens. Since its humble beginnings in a small tin shed on the outskirts of Castlemaine in 1980, father and
The Koorlong Camp Oven Cook Off is held at the Koorlong Hall each year with teams competing for the coveted trophy for the best overall camp oven. From 10am-4pm, visitors will be able to experience camp oven food at its finest and given the competition will
This Year the Australian Camp Oven Festival will be celebrating its 10th anniversary, the festival will be held on the 1st and 2nd October 2016 and will include a diverse range of heritage-inspired activities such as bush poetry, arts, crafts, shearing demonstrations, damper throwing competitions and
How to Make a Fire Pit Made from a 44 Gallon Drum! | Part 2 Over the past few years, we have come to realise that people only cook in their camp oven when they are out camping. Our goal is to inspire others to
How to Make a Fire Pit Made from a 44-Gallon Drum! | Part 1 Over the past few years, we have come to realise that people only cook in their camp oven when they are out camping. Our goal is to inspire others to cook
Following the success of the 2015 event, The Clarence Valley Camp Oven Festival is back again. It is held at the Nymboida Camping & Canoeing centre wich is situated 35Km’s south-west of Grafton, on Armidale Road. It’s a fun-filled weekend for the whole family, this year’s
Here are 3 campfire friendly Queensland state forest and national park areas around Brisbane. For a quick getaway that is cheap and allows you to use your camp oven over a fire, check out these 3 areas around Brisbane that allow you to do
Yesterday afternoon I was flat out like a lizard drinking when I got home from picking the kids up from school, and that’s because my AUS-ION Flaming Skillet was sitting on my front door step! The kids couldn’t get one foot in the door because I