Essential Wear for a Summer Hike: Embracing the Great Australian Outdoors

Essential Wear for a Summer Hike: Embracing the Great Australian Outdoors

by Nicholas Whillas February 02, 2024

Dressing appropriately for a summer hike is about balancing protection, comfort, and embracing the Australian spirit of adventure. By choosing the right materials, ensuring UPF protection, and packing the essential accessories, you’re set to enjoy the best of Australia’s outdoors. Remember, hiking is not just about reaching the destination; it’s about enjoying the journey and the unique landscapes that Australia has to offer. So gear up, stay safe, and savor every moment of your summer adventure.

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How It Began—The Tale of Kakadu Traders Australia

How It Began—The Tale of Kakadu Traders Australia

by melissa whillas May 25, 2023

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Best Hikes in Australia and How to Prepare for It

Best Hikes in Australia and How to Prepare for It

by melissa whillas March 29, 2023

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How To Choose the Right Hat for your Face Shape

How To Choose the Right Hat for your Face Shape

by melissa whillas March 15, 2023

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Stylish Winter Hats: The Australian Aviator

Stylish Winter Hats: The Australian Aviator

by melissa whillas March 14, 2023

I once heard a yarn that the aviator Brett Hinkler, the famed “Australian Lone Eagle”, was a pioneer of the aviator hat. The boy from Bundaberg, not known for its cool climate, was undertaking his groundbreaking solo flight across the South Atlantic from Canada to England.

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The Hottest Hat Trends This Summer

The Hottest Hat Trends This Summer

by melissa whillas July 28, 2021

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Size Guide

SIZE CHARTS

GARMENT SIZE GUIDE

On average, women should order one size smaller for unisex sized garments (if you size to a 3XL in women's, order a XXL for unisex).

WOMEN'S SIZE CHART

For women's clothing, order as sized below. 

HOW TO MEASURE YOUR HEAD

Kakadu hats - or Mates as we often call them - come in all shapes and sizes so you're sure to find a Mate that suits you.   

But first things first, lets determine your correct size. Remember you want comfortably firm

Kakadu hats - how to measure your head