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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]
October 24, 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]
October 11, 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]
June 5, 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]
April 2, 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]
February 6, 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]
February 5, 2019

Interview – John Rooth

Roothy needs little introduction for most people interested in caravanning and camping in Australia. As one of the most prominent four-wheel driving and camping journalists and entertainers, John’s career as what seems to be a professional camper ... [Read More]
November 22, 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

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]
May 25, 2017