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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

Breaking News – Ultimate Campers enters Voluntary Administration

The Australian camper trailer manufacturing industry suffered another blow today with iconic brand Ultimate Campers placed into voluntary administration. The company, based on the NSW South Coast at Moruya, and started off by Michael and Wendy ... [Read More]
October 10, 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

Kimberley Kampers to be resurected

Less than two months after Kimberley Kampers shut its doors, having been put into liquidation, ROAM has been told the company is to be resurrected by Grant Clark, the CEO of K Care Healthcare Solutions. ROAM has been told that although Grant has ... [Read More]
September 14, 2018

Breaking – Kirribilli House to be replaced with caravan

In what seems to be the only sensible move by the Australian Government in recent days, Kirribilli house is scheduled to be demolished and replaced by a concrete slab and power box so the Australian Prime Minister can move out quickly, should the ... [Read More]
August 24, 2018

4WD Aftermarket and Caravan Industry on QLD Towing Laws

AAAA & CIAA CLARIFY CURRENT 4WD UPGRADE RULE STATUS August 23, 2018 - The Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association (AAAA), the nation’s peak body for the manufacturers, distributors and retailers of automotive parts and accessories, ... [Read More]
August 23, 2018

So what’s actually happening with QLD towing laws?

Yesterday, Queensland and Australia’s towing community erupted in outrage at a suggestion by the Courier Mail that Queensland would be preventing aftermarket upgrades to towing capacities. The article in question said that “The new laws mean any ... [Read More]
August 22, 2018