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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

Why are caravan weights and masses so confusing?

Caravan masses and towing weights are two of the most confusing aspects of caravanning – and it’s not hard to see why. To ensure you stay legal when towing, you really need to know a lot of data, and only some of it isn't actually what’s ... [Read More]
January 9, 2018

Legal action against Lemon Caravans Facebook group founder dropped

Lotus Caravans has made a statement on its Facebook page stating it's ceased legal proceedings against Tracey Leigh, the founder of the Lemon Caravans Facebook group which she set up after feeling she'd bought a lemon caravan from the Melbourne ... [Read More]
January 2, 2018

Kimberley Kampers goes into voluntary administration

Kimberley Kampers Pty Ltd has placed itself in voluntary administration, according to a notice placed on the ASIC website. Kimberley Kampers is generally credited with building the most advanced and highest quality rear-fold camper trailers and ... [Read More]
December 16, 2017

Elite Caravans Survives $1,000,000 Embezzlement

Elite Caravans has allegedly been embezzled by up to $1,000,000 by one of its employees, the company has said when ROAM spoke with owner Adrian Capolla. An email sent to customers earlier this week advised that "Elite Caravans has detected a ... [Read More]
December 14, 2017

Camplify Officially Largest RV Rental Fleet

Camplify, the peer to peer hire service for caravans, motorhomes and camper trailers, now manages the largest fleet of RVs available within Australia. Camplify began operations in 2015 it now has a rental fleet via its peer to peer network of over ... [Read More]
December 6, 2017

Caravan Club Donates $1000 to RACQ Life Flight

Safety of the travelling RVer and speedy access for travellers seeking medical treatment is a high priority for members of the Australian Caravan Club (ACC) Wide Bay Burnett Nomads branch, said branch President Daryl Smith. “It is for this ... [Read More]
December 5, 2017