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Date Posted: 1 November 2023

A simple sand base keeps your fire burning perfectly & cleanly even in gail force winds. We recommend filling the base of your chiminea with approx 15 kg of white washed sand. The sand also serves to Insulate the base and stand, protecting any surface you place it on. It also makes ...

Date Posted: 25 October 2023

Back better than ever, you are in for a real treat. The Show will be Jam-packed with caravans, camper trailers, motorhomes, camping and stacks of accessories PLUS a new look event will be served up to make your experience a 10/10. ...

Date Posted: 23 October 2023

The BBQ/Pizza Oven attachment easily slots on top of the chimney to convert your Chiminea into a fabulous wood fired oven making your Chiminea multi-functional for heating & cooking. Cooking on your Chiminea is so eas...

Date Posted: 12 July 2023

Clay Chimineas Clay chimineas have been used for centuries in Mexico and other regions in South America. They are typically handcrafted and shaped using clay or terracotta clay, which is then fired to harden it. While clay chimineas are known for t...

Date Posted: 6 July 2023

Aussie Heatwave outdoor fireplaces have been the popular choice for a roaring fire andwoodfire cooking across Australia and at last they are bringing themto the Mudgee Small Farm Field Days so visitors can see, feel, and even taste how good they really are. Everyone is drawn to fire, es...

Date Posted: 27 June 2023

However, here are some tips and a video on how you can minimise smoke and create a cleaner burn in your chiminea. It is important to understand that smoke is a by-product of unburnt fuel from a fire that isn’t burning properly. There can be three main reasons for this. Firstly...

Date Posted: 9 June 2023

Cooking on an Aussie Heatwave Chiminea is definitely a great experience. It’s a unique, easy, hassle free way to enjoy outdoor grilling, roasting and especially pizzas when entertaining friends & family. Chimineas are great for barbecuing meats, fish, vegetables, slow cooking roasts...

Date Posted: 3 May 2023

Aussie Heatwave Fireplaces Fire Up at AGFEST ! See our range our Aussie Made Cast Iron & Cast Alloy Chimineas. We’ll have two chimineas fired up with cooking demonstrations every day throughout the show. Come & Enjoy the warmth our crackling fires, taste some...

Date Posted: 24 March 2023

You’ll see our range our Aussie Made cast iron & Alloy Chimineas as well as our large range of cast iron Fire Pits & Wood Fired Pizza Ovens. We’ll have two chimineas fired up plus cooking demonstrations every day throughout the show. Enjoy our cracklin...

Date Posted: 12 December 2019

Firstly when they introduced us to the joy of Mexican chimineas, and since then by manufacturing the Australian version, The Aussie Heatwave cast iron outdoor chimineas, made in rural Australia. In the beginning they were the first people to introduce Australian’s to outdoor fireplaces ...

Date Posted: 7 December 2019

It's easy, to use your cast iron Aussie Heatwave Chiminea as a wood fired pizza oven or BBQ by simply placing the BBQ & Pizza Oven attachment on top of the chimney. It slots into the top of the chimney & uses the heat from the fire to create wonderful wood fired Pizzas, BBQs, Roasts, Brea...

Date Posted: 8 November 2019

Read about the flow on impact of having contestants from the hit TV show, The Block, purchase items from us and how the positive comments by interior designer Shaynna Blaze Vaughan regarding our fire pits, made a difference. To read full article click ...

Date Posted: 16 September 2013

It’s been nearly 20 years since Andrew and Liz Fenton of Aussie Heatwave Fireplaces started making Australian backyards warmer. They began by introducing us to the joys of the Mexican chiminea, after which they went on to manufacture an Australian version — the cast-iron Aussie Heatwave chiminea,...