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Adventures with Aster

Camping With a Puppy

Yes! It is possible to find adventure and camp with a puppy in your life.  It just requires a little bit of extra preparation, a sensible approach, and a dog-friendly setting.  June long weekend, we took five-month-old Aster on her first camping trip.  As first-time puppy parents we were optimistic about the trip because Aster […]

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5 Things to Do at Fowlers Bay, South Australia

Fowlers Bay is a remote fishing village on the western edge of South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula.  It is surrounded by Fowlers Bay Conservation Park and the Nuyts Archipelago Marine Park.  Together, these parks include the waters of the Great Australian Bight, sand dunes, rocky cliff faces, 4WD tracks and flat scrubland.  With a range of […]

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Regional SA South Australia

Adventure to the Remote Town of Fowlers Bay

Located off grid and a long way from anywhere, the tiny fishing village of Fowlers Bay is overshadowed by the sand dunes encroaching on the northwest edge of town.  Despite, or more likely because of, its remoteness Fowlers Bay gets nearly 8000 visitors per year. Fowlers Bay is 12km from the nearest paved road, 20km […]

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Regional SA South Australia

Camping Without Power or Running Water: A First-Timer’s Experience at Innes National Park

Camping can mean a lot of things – caravans, powered campground sites, bush camping, backpacking, even glamping – but they all offer a casual simplicity that is different from our day-to-day lives.  Camping is a big calming breath that slows your pace and helps you focus, before diving back into hectic work schedules, city commutes, […]

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Regional SA South Australia

Kangaroos up Close at Innes National Park

We had hoped to see plenty of wildlife while camping at Innes National Park during, but we never expected the wildlife to steal from us.  Home to more than 100 types of birds and 10 mammals, Innes (recently renamed Dhilba Guuranda-Innes National Park) is a sanctuary for native wildlife on South Australia’s Yorke Peninsula.  It is bordered by the Southern Spencer Gulf Marine Park which is rich with marine life, some of which […]