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Hit the Road with these Portable Camping Accessories

Camping and getting into the outdoors is great for relaxing and appreciating nature, but people often think this means leaving behind all the comforts and conveniences they enjoy at home. The truth is, you don’t have to forgo these everyday luxuries entirely. We’ve found the best portable camping accessories to bring some homely comfort along […]

12 Jul 2021
3 mins read
The Best Camping Gazebo for Your Next Outdoor Adventure

When you’re packing for a camping trip, there are a few things you don’t want to forget: your tent, sleeping bag, mosquito repellent and a camping gazebo. There are many reasons why camping gazebos are so high on the list for what to bring. For starters, it’s the perfect coverage for any weather and a […]

24 Jun 2021
3 mins read
The Top 10 Best Fitness Watches for Any Lifestyle

Are you a seasoned sporting pro, or have you just recently made it off the couch? Regardless of your activity level, the right fitness watch (also known as a fitness tracker) can help you set a new personal best. With the benefits of a smartwatch, plus added features that can help you move more, sleep […]

17 May 2021
3 mins read
Fun accessories to take on your next road trip

From smart tech gadgets to handy camping gear like reusable kitchenware and air beds, go-to fun accessories are great to have on hand in your car for safe and enjoyable road trips. Explore our list of the top camping, electronic, and other basic items to make your next adventure memorable – both on the road […]

07 Oct 2020
3 mins read
Old mate Ray and fishing pal Mati inspire campaign

Image credit Mati Batsinilas Remember our 75-year-old mate, Ray Johnstone and his 22-year-old fishing pal Mati Batsinilas? In January of this year, Ray’s Gumtree ad for a fishing partner went viral and touched the hearts of Aussies of all ages. Ray’s ad was heartfelt and to the point “My name is Ray Johnstone Australian I’m […]

12 Oct 2017
2 mins read
Twenty two DIY household workout items

One thing most Gummies have in common is that they are frugal with their money. And in keeping with this month’s fitness theme, we’d like to share some truly thrifty ways to stay in shape with our top 22 DIY household gym items. Of course, if these ideas don’t entice you to get fit and […]

27 May 2016
4 mins read
How to setup a home gym for just $500

With the chill of winter and shorter daylight hours in many parts of Australia, it’s easy to give up those outdoor activities that keep us fit and healthy during the warmer months. You might even be tempted to join an expensive gym to keep your fitness routine going, but we all know that after the […]

16 May 2016
3 mins read
Switching from a gym membership to a home gym, how can you save?

Image credit: DigsDigs.com There are many, like me, who have our gym memberships on auto-debit every fortnight. It seemed like a cost effective way to get access to all those group fitness classes, “state of the art” equipment, and the Olympic-sized pool. I had every intention of taking advantage of all these benefits. But the […]

12 May 2016
3 mins read
Product of the month: Water sports and kayaks

If you’ve been feeling the heat more than usual this summer, it’s not surprising. With above average temperatures soaring right around the country, this may end up being our hottest summer yet! So what better way to escape the sweltering heat than making a beeline for your nearest stretch of water? Whether it’s paddling around […]

22 Jan 2015
4 mins read
Cycling around Australia

When you hear the words, ‘road trip’ it’s likely you’ll picture driving along a highway in a car. But road trips don’t always have to be done in cars – you could choose to ride your bike instead. Sure, you probably won’t go quite as far and you definitely won’t go as fast! But a […]

16 Nov 2014
5 mins read
On yer bike!

“Melancholy is incompatible with bicycling” James E. Starrs What better way to enjoy a sunny spring day than to go for a bike ride? Whether it’s zipping through the streets or adventuring off-road, there’s nothing quite like the freedom of riding a bike. So in a month packed with cycling events such as the Sydney […]

07 Oct 2014
4 mins read
Product spotlight: The Nexersys

Do you like gadgets? Check. Do you like gaming? Check. Do you like exercising? (Or are at least prepared to do it to get into shape!?) Check. Then we present to you, the geekiest life-sized gaming gadget-slash-exercise machine you could have ever hoped for: The Nexersys. A lot of products claim to be unique but […]

15 Sep 2014
3 mins read
DIY Glamping

Spring is finally here! And with it brings longer days and warmer weather, meaning more time to spend outdoors. For some, spring also means the start of camping season – the time for packing up and setting off on long weekends away. And while some enjoy roughing it Bear Grylls style, heading out into the […]

08 Sep 2014
3 mins read
Preparing for Running Events

Some of Australia’s biggest and most exciting running events take place from the end of July through to October, encouraging you to wake up from winter hibernation and stretch those legs. Whether you’re a serious runner or simply looking to enter a fun-run with friends, preparation to get you across the finish line is essential. […]

25 Jul 2014
2 mins read
Get fit with Gumtree

July seems to be a popular month to get fit. Whether it’s training for a fun run or just realising that beach season isn’t too far away, it’s as good a time as any to start being more active. But if you find it hard to get motivated, maybe some new fitness gadgets might make […]

07 Jul 2014
4 mins read
How to Get Fit and Stay Fit this Summer

Time to catch up on your 2013 resolutions? Summer is almost here (can you believe it!) which also means there are only a few months left to fulfill your 2013 New Year’s Resolutions. The Gumtree team set some interesting resolutions this year, but the consistent theme across the team seems to have been health and […]

08 Nov 2013
2 mins read