Pan-Fried Fish – a fast recipe for camping

Pan-Fried Fish – a fast recipe for camping

It was a day full of surprises. We were about to leave Port Douglas and continue our Cape York trip. We did not know that in the evening we will have pan-fried fish for dinner. We decided to go for our last walk to 4 Mile Beach. On the way back, we saw a couple…

Camping Meat Patties – popular polish recipe

Camping Meat Patties – popular polish recipe

Camping meat patties known as ‘mielone’ are very popular in Poland as they are very simple to prepare and they taste great. We often fry them on our camping trips. The secret of this recipe is a mix of two types of meat. Because of it – patties are soft and juicy. You can use…

Campfire Pizza – with pepperoni, mushrooms and cheese?

Campfire Pizza – with pepperoni, mushrooms and cheese?

Who does not love campfire pizza? We eat it once a week while being home. However, where to get pizza in the middle of nowhere? During our trip to Cape York, we had an opportunity to free camp at The Bend, near Coen. The campsite is spread out alongside a shallow creek and this is…

Perfect Pan-Fried Campfire Steak

Perfect Pan-Fried Campfire Steak

It is always a good idea to keep a few steaks in your camping fridge. If you have that luxury why not prepare your perfect pan-fried campfire steak while you are camping. Before your trip make sure to choose the right steak for you. We had this opportunity at Elim Beach while returning from our…

Dutch Oven Roasted Pork – enjoy the time around the fire

Dutch Oven Roasted Pork – enjoy the time around the fire

Dutch oven-roasted pork can be prepared while camping when you have a little bit more time as the cooking is longer than our usual meals. Grab a nice, boneless pork ham and transform it into a comfortable meal. You can eat it with your choice vegetables like potatoes, celery, onion or chili. While your roasted…

Sweet and Sour Chicken Stir Fry – fast camping recipe

Sweet and Sour Chicken Stir Fry – fast camping recipe

Sweet and sour chicken stir fry is another quick recipe for a tasty meal while you are camping. This tasty meal can be prepared in 40 minutes. We made it in Weipa Caravan Park while we were on the way to the Cape Your Tip Peninsula. Prep time:  10 minutes Cook time: 30 minutes Servings: 4 Sweet…

Winter vegetable camping soup – cook before you hit the road

Winter vegetable camping soup – cook before you hit the road

Camping soups or stews are always perfect when you are on the road and don’t want to waste time preparing dinner after you arrive at your destination. Normally, soups like this can be prepared in the morning before you pack your equipment and hit the road. The short recipe is to prepare your meat and…

Dutch Oven Goulash – perfect with dumplings

Dutch Oven Goulash – perfect with dumplings

We were lucky to cook dutch oven goulash in a beautiful place – Bramwell Station, Cape York. Goulash, originally Hungarian, so-called everything-goes-in meal is a perfect dish while camping. Simply, chuck in everything you have in your camping fridge. This time my basic ingredients were beef, capsicum, onion. Try it yourself when are away. Prep…

Thermal Pot Barbeque Chicken – perfect for busy camping day

Thermal Pot Barbeque Chicken – perfect for busy camping day

While we are on a camping trip we drive a lot. Often we need to get to our destination within a few days, which means driving every day for 5 to 6 hours. Thermal pot barbeque chicken or a similar meal is something we prepare in the morning before we drive. We are not big…

Campfire grilled snapper with asparagus and cucumber

Campfire grilled snapper with asparagus and cucumber

It is nothing better than having fish grilled on a campfire. Whether you catch a snapper yourself or buy it in the supermarket, this campfire grilled snapper recipe is great when you are outdoor and don’t have many kitchen utensils or pots. While you prepare everything, you can enjoy the fire while your grilled snapper…