Camping

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Woman disappears from camping spot

Woman disappears from camping spot

A WOMAN who disappeared from a secluded camping spot in outback Queensland has been missing for more than three weeks.

Thu 29 Mar 2018

Motoring authority issues Bruce Hwy Easter traffic warning

Motoring authority issues Bruce Hwy Easter traffic warning

BREAKING: Queensland's peak motoring authority is warning motorists that from midday today they can expect hell on the Bruce Hwy.

Wed 14 Mar 2018

Farmer's campsites approved but dust yet to settle

Farmer's campsites approved but dust yet to settle

DAIRY farmer Shane Paulger's campground battle has reached a major milestone but he says the dust is yet to settle on his hinterland property.

Wed 7 Feb 2018

Five popular camping sites near Ipswich

Five popular camping sites near Ipswich

If you are searching for a relaxing holiday destination close to Ipswich, we've got you covered.

Tue 6 Feb 2018

Campers locked out of popular weekend destination

Campers locked out of popular weekend destination

Work has already started on a fence and gate to close off the camping site near Ipswich.

Sat 20 Jan 2018

Island closing to campers soon

Island closing to campers soon

LADY Musgrave Island will soon be off limits to campers in order to protect local wildlife, the State Government has announced.

Thu 4 Jan 2018

Are we loving our beach camping destinations to death?

Are we loving our beach camping destinations to death?

THOUSANDS are flocking to the likes of Noosa North Shore, Double Island Point, Inskip Point and Fraser Island to embark on camping holidays.

Camping boom as family holiday makes massive comeback

Camping boom as family holiday makes massive comeback

A RESOUNDING resurgence in camping and glamping spurred on by festive sunshine has seen the region packed to the brim with traditional family holidays.

Tue 2 Jan 2018

Shocking storm damage: 'I could see my son screaming'

Shocking storm damage: 'I could see my son screaming'

CAMPERS retell the fear and shock they faced when a freak storm ripped their camping site apart.

Sun 31 Dec 2017

Go off the grid at West Kunderang Recreational Retreat

Go off the grid at West Kunderang Recreational Retreat

SO, there’s off the grid, then there’s West Kunderang Recreational Retreat where we spent Christmas this year.

Tue 19 Dec 2017

Fraser Island wins best family camping spot

Fraser Island wins best family camping spot

Fraser Island has beaten the likes of Byron Bay, the Blue Mountains and the Grampians to be named the best camping spot in Australia for families.

Why do vanpackers have money for alcohol but not a campsite?

Why do vanpackers have money for alcohol but not a campsite?

LOCALS are furious with the influx of "freeloaders” and say the council should crack down on them.

Wed 29 Nov 2017

'Epidemic of hipsters': Carpark campers in firing line

'Epidemic of hipsters': Carpark campers in firing line

NOOSA surfer Andre Marsaus wants transparency from the State Government on how it plans to manage overnight campers at a busy carpark.

Thu 23 Nov 2017

Cheap wine and a wet, wet tent

Cheap wine and a wet, wet tent

BUYING our "instant tent" online meant we didn't have to endure any of those boring demonstrations on how to refold it again.

Thu 16 Nov 2017

Coast star launches All 4 Adventure TV show in America

Coast star launches All 4 Adventure TV show in America

YOU wouldn't believe the crazy adventures this Coast man has, all in a day's work.

Mon 13 Nov 2017

Sheep, cattle and campers

Sheep, cattle and campers

Could this be what a modern farming property looks like?

Fri 10 Nov 2017

PHOTOS: Family's miracle escape as 4WD dangles over cliff

PHOTOS: Family's miracle escape as 4WD dangles over cliff

PARAMEDICS "feared the worst" when they turned up at the scene where a car, with camper trailer attached, almost plummeted off a cliff with a family inside.

Fri 6 Oct 2017

Should illegal campers be fined? POLL RESULTS

Should illegal campers be fined? POLL RESULTS

THERE was a strong response to our poll regarding whether or not to fine campers.

Sat 9 Sep 2017

Teenager suffers burns in camping trip gone wrong

Teenager suffers burns in camping trip gone wrong

A Mackay teenager was lucky to escape with superficial burns after he was caught in an explosion at a celebration gone wrong.

Sun 3 Sep 2017

PARTY POOPERS: Trashed grounds, burnt plants, faeces, bongs and a rave

PARTY POOPERS: Trashed grounds, burnt plants, faeces, bongs and...

An illegal overnight camping trip resulted in some very angry Agnes Water locals.

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