21 07, 2017

Bushcraft Term 3 Introduction

By | July 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

  I am so pleased to be able to report such an amazing start to Sun and Stars Bushcraft!  We opened for business on 15th May 2016 and instantly had a number of bookings for both our Day Camp and Bushclub programs.  Only 6 short weeks later it was time for the Winter break and in [...]

26 04, 2017

Celebrating our first Holiday Bushcraft Program

By | April 26th, 2017|School Holiday Program|0 Comments

Easter 2017 has been a massive milestone for Sun and Stars Bushcraft. The first week of this Easter Holidays we ran our inaugural 5-day Holiday Bushcraft Program, in partnership with the Samford Valley Steiner School, Samford, QLD…and we had a blast! We had 14 kids aged 8-12 attend the course; 6 came for the entire [...]

10 04, 2017

Priorities of Survival

By | April 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|2 Comments

The Priorities of Survival are the absolute base requirements to wilderness survival, and they are true anywhere in the world. They are based on the initial Rule of Threes which states that one can survive for… 3 minutes without air 3 hours without shelter (assuming harsh exposure to heat/cold/wind/rain/snow etc.) 3 days without water 3 [...]

4 03, 2017

6 Types of Camping

By | March 4th, 2017|Camping|0 Comments

Bushcraft skills, like anything, fall on a spectrum; you may notice traits of survivalist and ‘prepper’ ideas, also similarities to homesteading and self-sustainability.  All these comparisons are fair as these communities use many bushcraft techniques, but Bushcraft is not any of them in itself.  Below is a very rough description of some categories I [...]

26 02, 2017

What’s in a name?

By | February 26th, 2017|Sun and Stars Behind the Scenes|0 Comments

One of the joys of being a fledgling business is that people are fascinated with where you’ve come from, what you’re about and why you’ve chosen the name and logo you have.  The ‘About Us’ section of our website answers the first two queries, but why ‘Sun and Stars’ and where does our logo [...]