Reviews – Products

Product Review – One Planet Synthetic Sleeping Bag – Sac

One Plant sleeping bag

I’ve been a long time fan of One Planet gear since is was Aiking back in the ’90s. Why? Because they are Australian designed, Australian made and the creator has always been a regular outdoors person so knows what people like me want and need. I’ve said it 100’s of times to 100’s of students, parents and…

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Product Review – One Planet Knockabout Daypack

Lake Titicaca Debi Slinger

I’ve been a long time fan of One Planet gear since is was Aiking back in the ’90s. Why? Because they are Australian designed, Australian made and the creator has always been a regular outdoors person so knows what people like me want and need. I don’t like to carry much luggage – one backpack and one…

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Product review – Cabeau’s Cool Evolution Pillow

Oh, the site of people with their bead-filled neck pillows swinging from their hand luggage, their tote bag, or a half inflated one poking out of a waistband. It’s a familiar sight at airports, bus and railway stations. You can buy them as little as $10 at some places and double that at the departure…

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Product review – Spork cutlery

These days carrying any kind of cutlery (especially a knife), even the most basic blade is almost impossible. So how do you carry something that you can use to eat with without it being confiscated? I started using a Spork quite a few years ago and so far have found them to be useful. I…

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Product Review – One Planet Industrial Kit Bag

I’ve been a long time fan of One Planet gear since is was Aiking back in the ’90s. Why? Because they are Australian designed, Australian made and the creator has always been a regular outdoors person so knows what people like me want and need. Years as an outdoor guide meant carting around a lot of gear.…

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Product review – Jackson International Travel Adaptor

Decisions! Decisions! Which adaptor to use when going to just one country or multiple? Why take a multi-country adaptor when going to say, just the UK, instead of a single use one? And there is one simple explanation. On long-haul flights, I will nearly always have a stopover at say Singapore, Dubai, Hong Kong etc.…

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