Hilltop Caravansvideo

Review: Hilltop Caravans Feathertop 17ft 6in

Here’s a question: do you like caravans that are large and luxurious, or compact and comfortable? Both have their advantages and, similarly, their drawbacks. I fall into the latter category. I admire the big rigs...
Track Trailervideo

Review: Track Trailer T4 Rhapsody

Mention offroad vans and campers and, London to a brick, Track Trailer would figure into the conversation. Based in Bayswater North, Vic, in a purpose-built factory and showroom known as Outback HQ, Track Trailer builds...
green

Caravanning Green

It could be said that driving green is an oxymoron. Can one call oneself a greenie, as I do, and still drive the length and breadth of Australia in a diesel 4WD towing a...
TuffTRAX

When the going gets Tuff

Jugens Australia has released a new model in its line-up of TuffTRAX offroaders, the XP1850. The new rig include a double bed, a dinette that converts into a single bed, an 80L compressor fridge, fans...
tow vehicle

If Tow Vehicles Could Talk

I've been stationary this month at the lovely Walkamin Caravan Park, Qld, so there hasn't been much to write about except a lovely Christmas in July and other Walkamin happenings, so I thought a bit...
Salute Caravansvideo

Review: Salute Caravans Avalon Family Van

Salute Caravans is a relatively new name in the Australian caravan industry. That said, the team at the helm has been building caravans for about seven years. It’s a family enterprise with four models...
Malibu Caravansvideo

Review: Malibu Caravans Family Adventurer

There are a couple of ways to measure value in a caravan: the amount and quality of the gear that’s been fitted, and the time and material behind the build. The Malibu Caravans Family Adventure...
Bailey Australia

Bailey Australia Shutting Up Shop

Bailey Australia has become the latest manufacturer to shut up shop. The company announced on August 1 that its Australian manufacturing operation would be closed by the end of the month, or shortly thereafter.  Bailey Australia’s...
caravan watervideo

Caravan Water Wise

Anyone who goes camping understands the limitations that a lack of water can impose. Aside from keeping our bodies hydrated and for those morning mood-enhancing coffees and teas, water is needed for other daily...
Border Expo

Gear Up for Border Expo

The 2019 Border Caravan & Camping Expo is returning to Wodonga Racecourse, Vic, in late August. This will be the ninth Border Expo. Each year, the Caravan Industry Association of Victoria has contributed a combined...