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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

Free caravan safety checks continue in QLD

Media release: Caravanning Queensland together with the Department of Transport and Main Roads and Queensland Gas & Petroleum Inspectorate have renewed their unique free caravan Safety Check Days for a fourth year.Since announcing the ... [Read More]
February 26, 2018

Demise of Living Edge Caravans highlights benefits of dealer network

Two weeks ago, Melbourne-based caravan manufacturer, Living Edge Caravans, was declared insolvent and entered liquidation. The company, only a few years old, was reportedly started by former employees of Windsor Caravans' Victorian factory, which ... [Read More]
February 26, 2018

Man arrested over Elite Caravans embezzlement

A former employee of Elite Caravans has been arrested in relation to the embezzlement of hundreds of thousands of dollars of company money. At the time of his arrest, the man was allegedly working as a sales representative of another caravan ... [Read More]
February 26, 2018

Aussie Swag Campers Shuts Up Shop

One of Australia's premier hard-floor camper builders has allegedly closed down. A notice has been posted by clearing house, Auctioneering Link outlining details that all of the manufacture's assets are to be sold off on February 15. Assetts include ... [Read More]
February 8, 2018

Win a Whale Watching Adventure in Byron Bay

ROAM, Australia's premier magazine for great caravanning stories and trustworthy reviews and travel advice, has teamed up with Out Of The Blue Adventures to give away five Byron Bay whale watching tour double passes worth $198 each!Venture into ... [Read More]
January 14, 2018

Teardrop Camper Builder in Voluntary Administration

A Queensland manufacturer of custom teardrop campers, Gidget Retro Teardrop Campers Pty Ltd, has entered voluntary administration due to insolvency of the company (see the notice here). An email to customers says the manufacturing has ceased and ... [Read More]
January 13, 2018

Kingscliff Beach Holiday Park To Open Early

Currently undergoing a multi-million-dollar redevelopment as part of the Kingscliff Foreshore revitalisation project, the Tweed Coast Holiday Parks Kingscliff Beach property is expected to open to campers and caravanners months earlier than antici... [Read More]
January 11, 2018