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Camping Mornington Peninsula

Glamping

Five Star kids Travel and Lifestyle

By | Bell Tents, Birthday Glamping, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Event Hire, Glamping Australia, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Victoria, Lotus Belle tent, Media, Mornington Peninsula

We were pretty chuffed to be listed in Five Star magazine this summer. Described as being one of the ‘new breed’ of camping companies who provide a little bit of luxury in the outdoors. We love creating that perfect stay for families. And we know kids love camping! As one of our younger guests said to her mother, ‘I never want to leave!’ And another mother described it as a magical moment seeing her girls enter the tent. We think we might give ourselves a little pat on the back and say well done to us and this stellar line up of…

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Our 5th glamping ‘season’!

By | Bell Tents, Birthday Glamping, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Event Hire, Glamping Australia, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Victoria, Glamping Wedding, Mornington Peninsula
View Larger View Larger View Larger Spring 2017 is nearly here, which marks the start of our 5th glamping season. We started way back in Spring 2013 as the first mobile glamping provider in Victoria. It's gone so fast, it really does prove that time flies when you're having fun! As well as continuing to highlight the Mornington Peninsula to independent travellers via our mobile service, event hire is becoming a large focus for us. Just this month we created a large bell tent village for 70 people as part of an annual team-building retreat held on a sheep farm!...
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Wanderlings is now live!

By | Airstream, Bell Tents, Birthday Glamping, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Engagements, Event Hire, Festival Wedding, Glamping Australia, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Wedding, Lotus Belle tent, Mornington Peninsula
In order to focus on our campers for hire, as well as the growth of Happy Glamper as a canvas tent provider, we have launched our sister business called Wanderlings! Happy Glamper will continue to grow as a canvas tent provider for tourism and events throughout Victoria, while Wanderlings will dedicate itself to the hire and sales of vintage Airstreams, vintage caravans and vintage campers! If you have any questions, please contact Jessie on 0419 832 888. If you currently have a Happy Glamper booking for either 'Peggy Sue' the Airstream or 'Miss Myrtle' the caravan you will receive an...
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The Urban List: “Everywhere You Can Go Glamping In Victoria”

By | Airstream, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Australia, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Media
Yay! We made it into The Urban Lists' feature on glamping, entitled Everywhere You Can Go Glamping In Victoria. Leave the mozzies, dodgy communal shower blocks and lumpy sleeping bags behind people, because we’re going glamping! We're totally on board for toasted marshmallows, the fluffiest of bed linens and long hot showers, please. Get out of town this summer and take camping to glamorous new heights this weekend, no matter your destination. ... #6: Stay In A Retro Airstream Campervan On The Mornington Peninsula A glamping trip the Mornington Peninsula will reward you with farm fresh eats, coastlines as far...
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Jetstar Magazine’s pop up glamping feature!

By | Airstream, Bell Tents, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Australia, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Media, Mornington Peninsula

Jetstar Magaine has featured Happy Glamper in the Travel Trend section in March 2016! The article was titled ‘Pop-Up Glamping’. Click here to read the magazine (flip to page 14!) or scroll down to read below: “Pop-Up Glamping”, Jetstar Magazine March 2016 Words: Amy Mills A fusion of small-scale luxury and the immersive appeal of camping, it’s no surprise glamping was one of the top 10 travel trends last year. While glampgrounds such as Paperbark Camp at Jervis Bay in New South Wales and the Nightfall Wilderness Camp in Queensland’s Lamington National Park remain hugely popular, the pop-up glamping trend…

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‘Weekend Notes’ feature

By | Camping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Australia, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Media, Mornington Peninsula
Weekend Notes feature We are thrilled to be featured in Weekend Notes this month! Gwen O'Toole and her partner Megan went happy-glamping on the Capel Sound Foreshore and enjoyed the heat wave right by the beach. Read the Weekend Notes post by clicking here or keep scrolling! Camping, but way better If the thought of camping conjures up memories of roughing it in sleeping bags on the cold lumpy ground; boiling in the tent during the day and freezing at night … well, your idea of camping is about to be challenged. Happy Glamper takes the concept of camping and...
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Mossy Willow Farm

By | Bell Tents, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Event Hire, Festival Wedding, Glamping Australia, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Wedding, Mornington Peninsula
Glamping events at Mossy Willow Farm One of the prettiest locations to choose for your glamping event is Mossy Willow Farm, based in Main Ridge in the hinterland of the Mornington Peninsula. We have done many events here, including weddings, corporate events and workshop weekends. Take a peek into glamping events at Mossy Willow Farm by checking out #HappyGlamperMossyWillowFarm on instagram. Our bell tents look so beautiful amidst the willows and apple trees! The shade offered within the leafy glade is perfect in the warmer months. If you'd like to create a party area or host a group for an...
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Peninsula Essence: “Putting The Glam Into Camping”

By | Camping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Media, Mornington Peninsula

Peninsula Essence, a magazine dedicated to living and visiting the Mornington Peninsula, has featured a 4-page spread on Happy Glamper! Their article was entitled ‘Putting The Glam Into Camping‘. It was so lovely meeting journalist Melissa Walsh and photographer Jarryd Bravo in Point Leo where we had set up a Lotus Belle for the article. Jarryd and his girlfriend stayed in the tent overnight to capture the essence of our glamping experiences and some night imagery! Click here to read Peninsula Essence online or see below for the excerpt: With the summer season upon us, it’s time to think all…

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PrimoLife Magazine

By | Camping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Media, Mornington Peninsula, The Slow Camp

Happy Glamper has been featured in the October 2015 issue of PrimoLife in WA! Trish Gallager from Ink and Cleaver wrote: When I was a young girl, my mother took me to the cinema to see the movie ‘Out of Africa’ with Meryl Streep and Robert Redford. One scene from the film that is etched in my memory is Mr Redford standing by a bubbling rivulet washing Ms Streep’s hair from an enormous jug and a fancy bucket. Not being a particular romantic child or adult for that matter, it was one of those moments I was determined to recreate…

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The Slow Camp – Welcome Spring!

By | Bell Tents, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Event Hire, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Lotus Belle tent, Mornington Peninsula, Slow Living, The Slow Camp

‘WELCOME SPRING!’ To celebrate the return of Spring we pitched a small bell tent village on the foreshore of Point Leo, a quiet hamlet close to stunning surf beaches. From 4 – 6 September we welcomed a total of 13 people for an amazing weekend of creating, connecting and unwinding. A full write-up and more photos will be offered on The Slow Camp’s new website (to be launched soon)! INCLUSIONS The following activities were included in The Slow Camp ‘Welcome Spring’: Photography by Andrew Northover Glamping in canvas bell tents – fully furnished quirky canvas rooms, complete with king-single stretcher beds with…

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