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Girls Wellness Weekend

By | Bell Tents, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Engagements, Event Hire, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Mornington Peninsula

The always-active Hailie from The Brightside arranged one of our Lotus Belles and a 5m bell tent for nine women earlier this month. It was all part of a Girls Wellness Weekend held on the southern Mornington Peninsula. Carly Ravenhall was the photographer for the weekend and she captured the essence so well! In Carly’s words: What an amazing weekend this was… Our wonderful Fitness Trainer and all round awesome woman, Nicole Bourke (from The Heart of Pilates) had organised a beautiful “Wellness Weekend” away for us girls down on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula through her gorgeous friend, Haylie from The Brightside. The…

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Slow Living Byron

By | Bell Tents, Event Hire, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Slow Living

Slow Living Byron Retreat by Local Milk In April Jessie from Happy Glamper packed a trailer and drove all the way from the Mornington Peninsula to Byron Bay. The allure of collaborating with the likes of Beth Kirby, Luisa Brimble, Rebekka Seale, Aaron Teece and Lean Timms on the Slow Living Byron Retreat was strong, making the travel miles easy! A small bell tent oasis was created on the grounds of Avalon Lea amidst lush tropical fronds and green hills. The interiors were customised at Beth Kirby’s direction, using soft neutrals and green accents inspired by the surroundings. For four days magic was…

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Do Lectures Australia 2015

By | Bell Tents, Event Hire, Glamping Mornington Peninsula

In March 2015 we packed up 27 bell tents and our Airstream ‘Peggy Sue’ and hit the road for Do Lectures Australia 2015. Having experienced the rapture of the inaugural one just 11 months prior, we knew we were in for a special week! After a day of travelling over mountains and navigating narrow roads with steep drops we spent the next two days pitching and styling, creating bell tent villages at three different locations: Big River Campground in Shannonvale, Payne’s Hut in Glen Valley and at Glen Wills Retreat in Glen Willis. During our week away we forged friendships toasting…

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Rural wedding glamping

By | Bell Tents, Engagements, Event Hire, Festival Wedding, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Wedding

Wedding Glamping in a beautiful paddock… In late November 2014 we provided wedding glamping for guests of a beautiful couple called Joanne and Michael. In Joanne’s words it was ‘in the middle of a paddock with no electricity or running water’ but the result was truly magical! The wedding has just been featured on Real Weddings! Click here for full description, more photos and details of suppliers. Excerpt: Michael’s favourite aspect of the day was being able to share his farm with our guests and provide them with the opportunity to sleep over. He made contact with Happy Glamper, who specialise…

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Bohemian Wedding on Hooray! blog

By | Airstream, Bell Tents, Engagements, Event Hire, Festival Wedding, Glamping Wedding

Boho Wedding The first wedding we ever did was for the beautiful Dale and dapper Luke in country Victoria in August 2014. We provided 20 bell tents and our Airstream ‘Peggy Sue’ as the bridal suite. This relaxed bohemian wedding was whimsical, unforgettable and blessed with stunning weather – we were simply thrilled to have been a part of it! You’ll definitely want to drool over the photos if creating a ‘boho’ or bohemian wedding is your thing! Providing glamping accommodation for your guests means you can party until the wee hours of the morning without having to worry about taxis,…

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Rural glamping wedding – Oct 2014

By | Airstream, Bell Tents, Event Hire, Festival Wedding, Glamping Wedding

We had the absolute pleasure of creating a bell tent village for the guests of Sarah Jane and Nate’s rural glamping wedding held on the 4th October! The property of 11,000 acres was a 40-minute drive from the closest tiny town, which meant accommodation was seriously scarce. We pitched 15 bell tents in a wide arc, all facing in towards the entertainment area. Peggy Sue the Airstream was set up as the bridal suite facing a secluded creek bed. The weather was perfect and everyone raved about attention to detail and stunning rural backdrop! Above two photos by Elizabeth Kinnaird

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Glamping Birthday at Point Leo

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

Ever thought of a glamping birthday? Oh goodness, what a WEEKEND! We just did the biggest glamping birthday event we’ve ever done! Happy Glamper™ was hired to provide a bespoke popup glamping village as the focal point for a very special woman’s 40th birthday. How cool is that?? A total of 26 bell tents, including two Lotus Belles, were pitched by the Point Leo surf beach on the Mornington Peninsula. Wild flowers dotted the lawns, huge trees provided dappled shade and the weather was perfect for swimming, surfing, BBQing and chilling out. Our bell tent village, array of colourful linen, wonderful…

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Glamping wedding – Aug 2014

By | Airstream, Bell Tents, Camping Mornington Peninsula, Event Hire, Festival Wedding, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Glamping Wedding

Happy Glamper was at a ‘glamping wedding’! The divine Dale and Luke were married on a family property in Greta South on 23rd August. It was such a joy pitching the bell tent village for the wedding guests and positioning our Airstream by the river as the bridal suite. Styling was done by Nomad Styling. Stefani Driscoll Photography took the photos (including the stunning photos of the bell tents above and below). Everything was divine. So unique! So boho! So gypsy! The beauty of the bell tents was that the guests were able to party into the wee hours of the morning…

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Honda Jazz

By | Bell Tents, Event Hire, Media

In mid-June 2014 Happy Glamper was engaged to provide a bell tent and some props for a Honda Jazz photoshoot. The photoshoot was produced by Coco Productions, styled by Mark Wasiak and Bec Cole, photographed by Lou D’Angelo and took place at Maroondah Reservoir Park in Healesville. Click here for the full image in the Honda Jazz brochure.

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The Rake + Ralph Lauren

By | Event Hire, Glamping Mornington Peninsula, Media

In February of this year Happy Glamper was asked to provide a bell tent and camping props for a safari-style photoshoot! The van was loaded up and driven up to Lilydale for the pre-dawn photoshoot with international models and a high quality production. Horseman, Pass By – The Great Plains make for a bucolic setting as THE RAKE collaborates with American fashion legend Ralph Lauren on a decidedly Western-themed fashion spread.

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