Autumn, Issue 3, Camping the Kiwi Way
We bring you travel stories, tips, wonderful places to visit, insight into political changes, some solid information, a puzzle, light reading, serious reading and some fun browsing.
NZ is a camping culture
NZ is a camping culture This makes us who we are, connects us to our environment like nothing else
Editorial: looking back, looking forward
On shanks’s pony, in kayaks, boats, bikes, cars, vans, caravans, pop tops, tear drops, motorhomes, we have spread out over the summer, loving our country.
Tautuku Hut Track: Family-friendly tramping in the Catlins
Tautuku Hut is a lesser-known DOC hut in the Catlins. It is short and sweet, making it a great first overnight tramp for families. Myself and another mama picked this as our first overnight tramp with our babies.
A beautiful country, but…
Hold on a minute, we are campers and have most of the items required to survive the first few days of an emergency without outside assistance.
Our little escape pod
We love our little caravan not just for holidays but for other emergency get-a-ways, should the situation call for it.
Vans can be SMALL but MIGHTY resources
Vans can be SMALL but MIGHTY resources. Orange Sky are providing shower and laundry services to many in flood-affected areas right now.
Ten hours into a power cut
Ten hours into a power cut with this cyclone .... THEN I remembered I've got full batteries in Mavis! Cheine Matheson