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‘Vanners and Truckies Summit Needed Says ACC

Australia's largest caravan club, the Australian Caravan Club, has called for a summit between truck drivers and caravan users in an effort to reduce tensions between the two road user groups. In a statement the ACC has said, "[The] ACC and other ... [Read More]
May 24, 2018

Live Fanny on Facebook in The Outback

Golden Guitar winner and perennial caravan traveller Fanny Lumsden has delighted our Facebook followers by putting on a short concert and playing a couple of songs live on the social media platform from the red dirt Queensland town of Eulo. The ... [Read More]
May 21, 2018

Camping Gear Wins Big At Good Design Awards

A select group of Australia's best camping and caravanning accessory manufacturers have all been given a nod in the prestigious Good Design Awards at a ceremony in the Sydney Opera House on Thursday May 17. Amongst the winners was South Australian ... [Read More]
May 18, 2018

Redarc’s New Technology’s A Winner

South Australian electronics manufacturer, REDARC Electronics has been awarded a Good Design Award by Good Design Australia for its brand new RedVision, a total vehicle management system. Over 530 products were entered for recognition, but of them ... [Read More]
May 18, 2018

Avida Motorhome Updates On The Way

Leading motorhome and caravan builder, Avida, showed off its new interior styling at the recent Sydney Caravan Camping Holiday Supershow. The firm’s Esperance and Birsdville motorhomes were both sporting the new interiors which showed some ... [Read More]
May 16, 2018

French caravans coming to Australia

Australian caravan accessories and parts supplier, Carlight, has announced it’ll be bringing a range of French-built caravans down under. Caravelair is the market leader in France and has been building vans for over 50 years, having spawned from ... [Read More]
May 16, 2018

Hottest things on display at Sydney Caravan and Camping Show

The Sydney Caravan Camping Holiday Supershow begins on Tuesday and all the exhibitors are set up and ready to show off the best of their wares. This year has brought some really exciting new products (as well as some really, really old stuff), but ... [Read More]
April 23, 2018

Elite Caravans Restructures Business to Survive Embezzlement Hangover

Elite Caravans has released the below statement to customers and suppliers regarding the ongoing production of its caravans in the wake it being the victim of a costly fraud scheme which is said to have cost the company up to $1 million. Today, we ... [Read More]
April 12, 2018

Tassie Council to Close more free campsites

They Mayor of Meander Valley Council has made a statement about the closure of the Westbury Recreation Ground to free camping and overnight stays. This is in response to the council stopping people from camping in the popular free-camping location, ... [Read More]
March 6, 2018

Tasmanian free camp shut down by council

The Meander Valley Council in Tasmania's north, has shut down a popular free campsite in the town of Westbury, which is on the route between Devonport and Launceston. Westbury is a small town which doesn't have a caravan park (the closest is in ... [Read More]
February 27, 2018