Brendan Batty

Two Caravan Builders On The Ropes In One Week

Victorian caravan manufacturer, Billabong Custom Caravans has been placed in to administration and Diamond Caravans, also from Victoria, has entered liquidation this week. This comes just weeks after NSW-based Ultimate Campers was put into voluntary ... [Read More]
October 25, 2018

Ballina RV Dealer Continues Winning Awards

Ballina Campervans, Motorhomes & Caravans (BCMC) continues to dial up the volume on its business success this year – being recognised on both a local and a national level. Not only was it the winner of the ‘Business Excellence’ award at ... [Read More]
October 23, 2018

Top Gong for Tweed Coast Park – Again

The Tweed Coast’s top family holiday destination – Tweed Coast Holiday Parks Kingscliff Beach, has taken home the award for ‘Best of the Best NSW Holiday Park’ and the ‘Best Holiday Park North Coast’ held at the recent  2018 Caravan ... [Read More]
October 23, 2018

Generator Etiquette – How Not to Be Hated At Camp

There are three main ways to get power to your caravan’s batteries while at camp, and two of them are generally a set-and-forget solution. Plugging into mains power at a powered campsite is a simple as avoiding the red-back spider that’s made ... [Read More]
October 19, 2018

How to Reverse Your Caravan Like a Pro

There are a few things in the world of caravanning that show you’ve made it – things that announce to the nomadic fraternity that you’re part of the gang; the real deal; someone worth having happy hour with. Not washing your feet in the ... [Read More]
October 18, 2018

Young Family Raffling Their Café to Caravan Around Australia

A young family of four on Phillip Island is raffling off their successful cafe so they can travel Australia by caravan. Laura and Matt McNamara, who have two young kids (Frankie, 4 and Myles, 2), established Island Whole Foods back in 2015, but want ... [Read More]
October 15, 2018

The History of Millard Caravans

There are few people in the history of caravanning that have had as much influence on our pastime as John and Peter Darlington – the two brothers who ran Millard Caravans through its heyday years. And there are few products that have been so ... [Read More]
October 9, 2018

What’s New at Melbourne Leisurefest

Melbourne Leisurefest is on this weekend and there's a whole swag of new caravans, campers and camping products on display. Here's some of the most notable. On The Move Caravans Traxx Series II The Victorian manufacturer's first slide-out model, ... [Read More]
October 5, 2018

Narva launches more efficient driving lights and VR experience

Ever used a set of virtual reality goggles or watched a 360° video? Leading automotive electrics supplier, Narva, has just launched a VR experience to show off its entire range of high-performance driving lights, and it's pretty cool stuff. The ... [Read More]
October 4, 2018

New Viscount Models Revealed

It’s taken much longer than two months to raise Viscount out of the ashes, although it’s been revealed that Concept Caravans is behind the move. Concept, a Victorian manufacturer, also builds Franklin and Newlands brand caravans, both well-known ... [Read More]
September 20, 2018