We've been wearing the Australian made One Planet Zipless for a few months now and it's got to be the best day pack we've worn. In this review we share with you why this pack ticks the boxes for not only day hikes, but as an everyday 'utility' bag, and even for the odd overnight hike.
How frustrating. You've paid all this money for a merino tee or merino undies and you've sprung a hole. But how? We explain here the main causes of holes in merino wool clothing and how to prevent them from happening.
Who better than to give a few tips on hiking The Great Ocean Walk on Victoria's South-West Coast than the person who wrote the guidebook on the hike! Julie Mundy shares her top tips for enjoying the 'GOW', as it's commonly called.
In our second Meet The Merinoers instalment we talk to founder of Women's Fitness Adventures, Yvonne Shepherd. We talk women and the outdoors, hiking bucket lists, must have gear for an enjoyable hike, and why she loves merino.
Did you know a long sleeve merino t-shirt is the perfect choice for hiking in summer as well as the cooler months? In this blog we go over the benefits of wearing long sleeves when hiking in Australia.
We chat with Helen 'The Walking Traveller' about her love for long distance hiking, why she loves merino wool, and the 465km hiking challenge she set for herself as she couldn't get over to Spain to do the Camino de Santiago.
At the very least, dressing correctly for a day hike will make for a more enjoyable trip. At most, it could save your life! Bold statement? Well it's true. We discuss what you must wear and carry on a day hike as well as a few nice-to-haves.
Here's a bit of a squiz into our creative process and how we determine which product to develop next. First there was short sleeve t-shirts, then long sleeve t-shirts, then underwear. What will be next?
Not long after we received our first pre-production samples Victoria went into Stage 3 lockdown for COVID-19. What to do when you're trying to make damn good merino t-shirts and can't go hiking in the hills?