Photography Camp wrap up (but wait there’s more…)

Another Element photography camp is done and dusted! As the group return home full of stories and experiences, Lachie and Mike head home to the comfort of their beds, reminiscing on the week that was. Such has been the success of the school camps that we have run the last few years, that we are now looking to answer the question: Will Element run photography …Keep Reading…

Element captures the mess and the memories at Nature Play QLD’s Mud World

So it turns out it’s okay to get dirty. And that’s exactly what more than 2,400 “muddlings” did at last weekend’s Nature Play Queensland’s Mud World at Underwood Park.   What is Mud World? Mud World is about getting kids playing outside for some good old fashioned mess making and the Element team weren’t going to miss it.     Kids and adults alike, got …Keep Reading…

Are you faster than a speeding train?

Well that’s the question that more than one hundred mountain bike riders geared up to find out recently at the second annual Brisbane Valley Rail Trail (BVRT) End-to-End Extreme Challenge – and Element came along for the ride too.     The 161 kilometre ride from Wulkuraka in Ipswich to Yarraman at the northern end of the trail, follows the old Brisbane Valley rail line. …Keep Reading…

GROW with Nature Play App Launch

“Nature Play is fundamental to a full and happy childhood.” This is the message that Nature Play Qld continues to deliver through a range of educational programs, community events and a great number of free and inspirational resources. While the premise of Nature Play is reminiscent of the past where free range neighbourhood kids played outside in parks with friends until the sun went down, the organisation …Keep Reading…

Nature Play Queensland Community Video

We have been working alongside Nature Play Queensland over the past few years to promote the importance of nature and the outdoors in a happy, healthy childhood. Nature Play as a concept and an organisation is something that we strongly believe in. Here’s a quick ‘Thank you’ video we produced for them to wrap up an exciting 2015.

Google Street View Trekker is here. Here’s our thoughts.

We have quite a few camera toys at Element, but nothing quite compares to this! You know the Google Street View camera? The one that captures 360 degree views of local streets all around the world? Well a similar camera called the Google Street View Trekker is now making its way through hiking trails worldwide, allowing viewers a full virtual tour of bush walking trails online. …Keep Reading…

Is the X-Pot the best cooking pot in the world?

Here at Element we love to get out hiking as much as possible, usually on overnight trips around South East Queensland. Keeping up to date with the latest gear is often a challenge, what with the costs and the sheer quantity of products available on the market. It’s not often that something really catches your eye, however I must admit that I’m pretty excited about the …Keep Reading…