These camps are what we have been waiting for. We are the experts of our own country and community and health. When we practice our culture and talk about our health on country we feel safe and proud. All of us are getting our health checks and the younger ones are looking up to us elders.

Simpson Yam

Our Impact

152

members have joined our remote Australian Aboriginal men's health and culture movement

66

received health checks on  country

114

joined healthy eating and bush tucker workshops

29

received counselling on country

44

joined Tackling Indigenous Smoking sessions

144

experienced cultural activities on country

130

joined social and emotional wellbeing conversations

Our Locations

OUR CAMP LOCATIONS

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Our Partners

Camping on Country is funded through Minister Ken Wyatt Department of Health. We work exclusively with Aboriginal community controlled health services and Tackling Indigenous Smoking. BushTV Enterprises manages the project.

Our Stories

Rhondie’s Return
Kowanyama Camp Story
Mareeba Men’s Camp Story
Kununurra Camp Story
on Country Borroloola
Borroloola Men’s Health and Culture Camp
Tennant Creek Men’s Camp success
The Bush Kitchen
The Bush Kitchen
SONG MEDICINE
Song Medicine
STEVE KEMP TEK
Traditional Ecological Knowledge series
Edgar's Last Spear
Edgar’s Last Spear
BUILD IT AND THEY WILL COME! 
Build it and they will come
Ernie #RUOKDAY
Ernie #RUOKDAY

Health benefits of Camping on Country

Connecting to Our Country

Practicing our Culture

Culturally Appropriate Health Checks

Designing Our Own Health Programs

Empowering Our Leaders of Tomorrow

Sharing Our Successes

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Contact

Telephone 0416 565 526 or email us