Happy Glamper in the media

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“The van demon” – Weekend Australian airstream feature

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Have one of these retro caravans towed to a camping ground of your choice. The other campers will hate you. THE WEEKEND AUSTRALIAN MAGAZINE, MARCH 4-5, 2017 HAPPY GLAMPER: RICK MORTON Full story featured here: The van demon It was on a camping trip that I discovered my friend’s father was something of a nudist, confirming a dormant belief that the great outdoors are only great if certain things remain indoors. To catalogue the things camping has ruined for me – among them board games, summer, relationships – would take too long. Until recently, I hadn’t slept in the great...
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The Urban List: “Everywhere You Can Go Glamping In Victoria”

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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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‘Flavours of Victoria’

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"Victoria is known for fabulous food and wine. Between historic wineries and emerging products, every pocket of the state has something to sip, sample and most importantly, savour." FLAVOURS OF VICTORIA by Smudge Publishing is now available! And Happy Glamper has been featured in the 'Places To Stay' section for the Mornington Peninsula!! "The art of camping has had a glamorous makeover with Happy Glamper. The Mornington Peninsula-based company creates a range of unique and casual camping experiences - known as glamping - by doing all the work for you, ensuring you can spend more time relaxing and less time...
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Escape’s “Best Pop-Up Glamping Spots”

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A big thankyou to Escape for featuring Happy Glamper in their recent article "AUSTRALIA’S BEST POP-UP GLAMPING SPOTS FOR A LUXURY GETAWAY"! To see the feature on Happy Glamper and others, check out the full list by clicking here! 2. HAPPY GLAMPER - MORNINGTON PENINSULA, VICTORIA Whether you’re into vintage caravans – such as Peggy Sue, the 1966 Airstream, or Miss Myrtle, the cute 1950s model – or classic canvas, Happy Glamper has you covered. Over the past few years Jessie and Scott Curtis-Griffiths have been setting up camp at Point Leo Foreshore and several other coastal campgrounds on the...
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Jetstar Magazine’s pop up glamping feature!

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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

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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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Adventure to Devil’s Corner, Tasmania

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Although Happy Glamper’s focus is strongly on the Mornington Peninsula every now and then we like to embark on adventure projects, such as Jessie travelling to Byron Bay to provide glamping for the ‘Local Milk’ Slow Living Retreat in April 2015. Jessie was getting itchy feet again when she was approached by Dig + Fish and Brown Brothers to provide tents for a wild camping experience on the east coast of Tasmania. It was easy to say yes to the adventure since part of Jessie’s childhood was spent in Tasmania and we’re huge fans of Pinot Noir! The event, held…

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Australia’s Top 5 Places for Glamping!

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Happy Glamper has been listed at the top of The Culture Trip’s recent article ‘Australia’s Top 5 Places for Glamping’! We are so chuffed, thanks guys! Congratulations to the other four businesses, we are huge fans of them all! Check out the article here or see below for the excerpt: Australia’s Top 5 Places For Glamping Queen-sized beds, electric blankets, bar fridges and candles – none of these items are what you would expect to find at a campsite. But they’re becoming more common, as glamorous camping, or glamping, increases in popularity. The Australian Travellerreported a strong growth in the…

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Peninsula Essence: “Putting The Glam Into Camping”

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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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Broadsheet NEXT Guide: Camping, But Not As You Know It

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The Broadsheet NEXT Guide recently published an article entitled “Camping, But Not As You Know It” by Imogen Eveson. Happy Glamper popped up in the feature, along with some other great Australian glamping services. Take a look! Image: Elle DS Photography __________ Camping is synonymous with heavy packs, damp sleeping bags and baked beans over an open fire. Or at least, it was. Across the Australian countryside, clusters of bell tents are popping up with all the trimmings of a boutique hotel. With ceilings high enough to allow you to stand, these tents come fully furnished with luxury bedding, rugs…

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