Review: Camelbak M.U.L.E. NV

CamelBak are the grandfathers of hydration bags with over 25 years of experience and the M.U.L.E. is a classic, it has seen many redesigns over the 15 plus years it has been in existence and continues to be...

Lightweight Real Estate

A tent frees you. It is your home away from home, your sanctuary from the battering winds, driving rain, and bitter cold which often come hand in hand with many adventures. The warmth and comfort of your tent...

Review: JETBOIL SOL-AL

Earlier this year I decided to plan a June trip to Tasmania, to walk the Overland Track solo in winter. Up until then I'd always hiked with friends. We'd either cooked with my old faithful Trangia, or one...

How to Pack Efficiently

Packing well is an art. Taking what you need on a trip is important, but dragging a heavy overstuffed bag around can really put a dampner on ones travels. There's no right or wrong way to pack, but there...

The North Face Adventure Grant 2015

Curiosity leads to exploration, and exploration to fulfillment. Have you got an adventure that you want to get off the ground in 2015? If the answer is Yes, read on. The North Face and Australian...

Tips on Choosing a down Jacket

Staff in our stores are often asked which down jacket is our best. Often what people mean is warmest, but even then, this is an extremely subjective question. In this article I will try to lay out the key...