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First Look – Frontline HiAce 6th Generation

On a weekend of record rains, the brand new HiAce-based campervan from Frontline Camper was on display at the Newcastle Caravan Camping Lifestyle Expo. The previous model HiAce was in service for nearly 15 years, so to say the update is overdue is ... [Read More]
10 February 2020

Can Your Caravan Help After The Bushfires

Camplify, Australia’s largest caravan and motorhome sharing community, is calling upon local van owners to help provide temporary accommodation solutions for bushfire impacted residents and relief workers. From current Camplify members, local ... [Read More]
11 January 2020

Trakka Akuna Campervan – First Look

Well known for its top-of-the-line Volkswagen Transporter motorhomes, Trakka has reintroduced a Volkswagen Crafter big-brother after a five-year hiatus. Called the Akuna, the Crafter-based motorhome sits between the Fiat-based Torino and Mercedes... [Read More]
24 October 2019

Car and Caravan Weight Calculator

How did you go? Let us know your results in the comments below. Found this helpful? Check out our magazine, ROAM - Australia's leading caravan, camping and travel magazine. Subscribe to win a caravan and some cash! [Read More]
11 October 2019

Willow RV – First Look

To be honest, coming to caravan shows to see what's new can be a little so, so on occasions - quite often I see much of the same in caravan after caravan, brand after brand. How many different ways can you fit a bed, small kitchen and bathroom in a ... [Read More]
5 June 2019

Review – Dometic CFX75 Dual Zone

Almost 10 years ago, now, I bought a Waeco CF40, a 40-litre portable fridge for the back of my four-wheel drive. Fit to a slide, it was lugged around Australia for 9-months before being relegated to more mundane home-duties once that trip finished. ... [Read More]
2 April 2019

Oztent updates the Foxwing

Back in 2007, Oztent changed the way we think about vehicle awnings when it unveiled the Foxwing, the world’s first commercially available, 270°, swing-out awning. It’s had a few small updates since then, but none as comprehensive as the latest ... [Read More]
6 February 2019

ROAM Readers’ Survey

We really want to know what you think of ROAM. If you can spare about 5 minutes, please take the following survey and let us know how we're going, what we can do to improve and a little about how you travel and camp, so we can make sure the magazine ... [Read More]
5 February 2019

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]
5 October 2018

Recipe: Camp oven lamb shoulder

Those wanting to sample the regional produce at its best, be sure to visit Oak Street Food & Wine - one of Bellingen’s top restaurants. Talented Head Chef Andy Wood spent four years under hatted Chef Colin Fassnidge at Four in Hand in ... [Read More]
25 May 2017