It’s the adventure you’ve been waiting for; heading off on an overnight hike… until you realise that you’ll be carrying the kitchen, bedroom, lounge room, bathroom – your whole house – on your back.

Take a shortcut to success by learning from the experts with our hiking tips for beginners. REGISTER HERE

In one hour, learn the basics to give you the confidence to make camping a fun and safe experience.

These hiking tips and tricks are for anyone keen to get outdoors for a multi-day hike but not quite sure:

  • what gear you need and what to beg, borrow, hire or buy
  • what to wear and what you can do without
  • what you are going to eat, from instant noodles to foodie heaven
  • how to pack your bag so everything fits and never gets wet

Our experienced guides have been there, done that. We’ve learnt the lessons. We’ve found a way to make hiking and camping enjoyable – regardless of the weather. It’s a judgement-free zone as we share the tips, tricks and tools so you can get out there and love multi-day hiking like we do.

Perfect for Duke of Ed participants undertaking your Adventurous Journey, and even better for anyone who’s wanted to get out there but didn’t know where to start. Even if you’ve camped before, there are more hiking tips to learn and refine to make your next hiking trip even better.

The webinar is where we answer all your questions, live. Meanwhile, you can check out the Hiking Checklist and Camping Checklist to get you started. Or put your skills into practice with our hands-on weekends. Details regularly updated at Camping Essentials.

Learn more and keep the conversation going by joining our closed Facebook group: Hiking and Camping Essentials (Australia)


Tara Wells co-owns Sydney Coast Walks, and co-hosts new podcast This Hiking Life with her husband Ian Wells. She is a journalist and former TV and radio producer/presenter who’s delighted to combine her love of hiking with story-telling. - Last Minute Deals
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