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Great follow up

i returned a hiking pack after several years which which needed some repair work . The Owners felt... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Wendy N
very helpful

They helped me work out which jet that I needed for my old gas camp stove. They sent it quickly... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
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27 May 2018
“Great follow up”
14 Oct 2017
“very helpful”
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Bairnsdale Camping & Outdoors is an independent store which stocks everything locals and visitors will need to best enjoy their camping and outdoor adventures, holidays and leisure time in the beautiful East Gippsland region. Call in and discover a...more
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220 Main St, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875, Australia
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

i returned a hiking pack after several years which which needed some repair work . The Owners felt that despite the age of the pack the damage should not have occurred and negotiated with the manufacturer to ensure i was supplied with a new pack....More

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Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Thanks for your positive review Wendy and Reece. Yes, David spent a lot of time in communication with the company. A positive outcome was achieved because of our 20+ year plus reputation with them and their knowledge of our expertise of the expected use of...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

I went into this store to get some replacement metal tie downs for a tent that we had been given. I took in a example of what i needed. When the customer service person saw what i needed he said to me 'no we don't...More

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Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

As the only male working at Bairnsdale Camping & Outdoors, I have no recollection of the circumstances of the conversation at all. We at Bairnsdale Camping & Outdoors pride ourselves at being able to solve our customer's needs. Our 25 years plus in the Outdoor...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017

They helped me work out which jet that I needed for my old gas camp stove. They sent it quickly and now it is all repaired. I had been looking for months. One phone call and it was all sorted. Thank you .!More

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Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Sorry for the delay in our response. I have only just seen it. David our gas jet and hose specialist has a wealth of knowledge regarding old camping stoves. He really enjoys trying to solve customers problems with their gas camping stoves or lanterns. We...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The staff here know their stuff. Good advice and mostly quality stock. Priced competitively. We have purchased items ranging from tent pegs and guys to packs, a canvas tent and our kayaks.

Thank Tony P
Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thanks Tony for your positive review. I will pass onto our staff your comments. We acknowledge that our staff are our biggest asset. Thank you again for supporting a family owned and operated business.

Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Very happy and helpful staff. We managed to park right outside but it's easy to find on the main road through town.

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Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Thanks Benjamin for your positive review. Yes, we are easy to find - just down from the tourist information centre and the Catholic Church.

Reviewed 17 January 2017

This store has an excellent range of products and the owners are very knowledgeable. Their prices are quite fair. The shop is situated in the main CBD or Bairnsdale close to McDonalds.More

Thank Trevor S
Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Thanks Trevor for your positive review. Both David and I enjoy working in our business and we get great pleasure out of providing good quality stock to our customers at a fair price. We often get comments on why our normal price is often cheaper...More

Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Helped with information on the local area, the interest of hiking and the places we could do this. Gear was available and talked about, helpful comments given and then allows to browse as needed. I found it quite a pleasant experience here.

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Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2016

Thanks very much for your review Landon. Sorry, that it has taken so long to respond. We hope that you enjoyed your bushwalking in the local area.

Reviewed 25 April 2016

We have made most of our major and minor camping and outdoors purchases here with David and Wendy. This includes a few tents, a pair of Kayaks, waterproof gear, gadgets, tent pegs and poles and ropes maps and a heap more. We always appreciate the...More

Thank Tony P
Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Thanks Tony for your continued support of a small family owned and operated business. Both David and myself enjoy providing good quality goods to our customers. We have a policy that if we wouldn't use the goods ourselves, then we don't expect you to either....More

Reviewed 17 March 2016

This is one of those stores where you go and get served by people who actually do know what they are talking about. They sell quality gear and very competitive prices. A locally owned and well operated store where you are treated like a real...More

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Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Thanks for your positive review. We enjoy providing good quality gear to our customers. It is a pleasure to recommend gear to a customer when you as the sales person have confidence in the product. We love our job, our staff, and our business, so...More

Reviewed 14 February 2016

What a pleasant change to find a locally owned store with staff who actually know what they are talking about and sell you the right product fore your specific needs. A very pleasant change from the mass marketing of many. Great service and just as...More

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Wendy B, Owner at Bairnsdale Camping and Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Thank you for your positive review. David and I are extremely lucky to have two very professional staff members who both enjoy the outdoors. One has enjoyed camping all around Australia since she was a youngster, and the other has operated her own rafting and...More

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