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  • The 7 Best Campsites on the Sunshine Coast

    Posted on: 17/10/17

    Camping in Archer Camping Area in D'Aguilar National Park

    The Sunshine Coast is teeming with coastal and hinterland wilderness areas, within which are some of the best camping spots in South East Queensland.

  • Grampians National Park, VIC

    Posted on: 21/09/17

    Grampians National Park

    Grampians National Park is a green wilderness of abrupt sandstone ranges west of Victoria, which travellers can dive into by way of countless tracks, trails and places to stay in and around the park.

  • Where To Go Camping in Spring

    Posted on: 14/09/17

    Camping in spring Australia

    Spring is arguably the best time to go camping in Australia, so grab your tent and head outdoors with this list of the best places to camp after winter.

  • Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park, SA

    Posted on: 07/09/17

    Ikara Flinders Ranges National Park

    One of Australia’s most scenic adventure destinations, Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park lays the country’s geological history bare through its spectacular peaks and deep valleys.

  • Short Australian Outback Trips

    Posted on: 06/09/17

    Short Outback adventures

    A trip into Australia’s Outback is often seen as a big commitment, but these week-long Outback trips prove that it doesn’t have to be.

  • Arkaroola, SA

    Posted on: 29/08/17

    Arkaroola Station Lookout

    Nestled alongside Vulkathunha-Gammon Ranges National Park in the Northern Flinders Ranges is Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary, a geologically spectacular region that spreads out around a comprehensive resort.

  • Needles District, UT

    Posted on: 28/08/17

    Needle spires Canyonlands National Park

    Occupying the southeastern part of Canyonlands National Park is the Needles District, a region dominated by rising sandstone spires that characterise this unique landscape.

  • Innamincka, SA

    Posted on: 22/08/17

    Dusty track in Innamincka Regional Reserve

    Innamincka and its surrounds are a historically and ecologically significant Outback region with plenty of opportunities for adventure.

  • Australia's Best Outback Pubs

    Posted on: 18/08/17

    Best Outback pubs Australia

    In a place as vast and as sparsely populated as the Australian Outback, meeting places take on an extra layer of significance. Steeped in history and utilised by countless travellers, Australia’s Outback pubs are some of the most iconic buildings in the country’s arid centre.

  • The Map Patrol's Favourite Remote Campsites

    Posted on: 02/08/17

    Remote campsites Australia

    Our field teams travel to the most secluded reaches of Australia to gather mapping data, and while doing so have found some of Australia’s most memorable campsites in the middle of nowhere.