Category Archives: In The Media

5 Tips for a Camel Business

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Via Small Business, Big Marketing What can you learn about business from a camel wrangler? Quite a lot, as it turns out! This episode is all about “big picture” business strategy and how to overcome fear to create the business of your dreams. So listen in as I chat with English lecturer turned outback entrepreneur, […]

Bereaved Mother Camel Treks Gippsland Australia

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Tara Lea will always have a connection with her son Noah, who died a few days after a traumatic birth.   Tara Lea explains how she plans to raise funds for a cuddle cot in East Gippsland via ABC NEWS For her, one of the hardest parts of the grieving process has been dealing with […]

Camel beach rides more than meets the eye in East Gippsland

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Reported by ABC Gippsland See original POST HERE Beach camel rides have become a new attraction in Lakes Entrance, but for owners Russell Osborne and Tara Lea, the camels are more just than a tourist attraction. Mr Osborne’s first encounter with camels was a product of spontaneity and impulse decision making. “I was lecturing at […]

Why 60yo’s Go Camel Trekking

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Article Feature in ‘The Australian’ By Trish Clark (Outback Camel Trek Participant) WE are a small party, and complete strangers. Margaret and I are both in our 60s; Olaf, a septuagenarian, is fresh from Finland. Russell, the final member of our group, is an experienced cameleer, author and adventurer. But we aren’t strangers for long. […]

No Camel No Life – Life of a Sahara Desert Cameleer

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Learn about the traditional ways of the nomadic camel people (desert cameleers) of the Sahara Desert and how much camels influence their daily life. Take note of the camel bonds held between the Tuareg’s and their camels! The Tuareg’s (of the Sahara desert) are the last indigenous people to live in the Sahara and to […]

Why Camel Trek in Australia – Interview

As seen on Down Under & Beyond Podcast, by Brett Parry This week features the very first interview I have done for the podcast and it turned out to be a beauty! I found the Australian Camels Facebook page by accident and after a good browse through this and also their website, I had to […]

Muslim Camel Trek – Islam in the Outback ABC

It’s a spiritual safari for Australian Muslims, many of whom have never being out of the city before. Participants learn how to camp on the desert sands, wash without water and how to tell prayer times by the sun and stars. Learning how to bond with your camel is all part of this spiritual adventure […]