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Adventures in Rock Art

One of the great delights of travelling in Australia is that you never run out of adventures. A single encounter can turn into a passion, as Aboriginal rock art did for us when we...
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Snake!

Great green snakes, slithering black and red snakes, frightening brown snakes and constricting pythons, they all have every one of us caught in a sea of fear, chilled to the bone at the very...
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Review: BRS Offroad Pursuit Platinum

There are camper trailers. And then there are camper trailers. Emphasis on the word ‘camper’. You see, the BRS Pursuit Platinum, the top-end rig in the Pursuit line-up that’s built in Newcastle, NSW, is...
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Olympic Caravans Marathon 21ft Family Reviewed

Olympic Caravans has been building caravans for many years. In fact, ‘many years’ doesn’t do the manufacturer’s longevity justice – this well-regarded company is celebrating 30 years of manufacturing. That’s right: as Australia celebrated its...
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Gear Up For Melbourne Leisurefest

Melbourne Leisurefest, the second largest RV show in Victoria, is set to take over Sandown Racecourse from October 4 to 7. Caravan Industry Association of Victoria CEO Robert Lucas said this year’s Leisurefest would showcase...
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Review: Coromal Element 553 Evolution RTV

The plan: hitch a ride with Virgin Australia to Brisbane, where Coromal caravans are built nowadays. For my 6am rendezvous at the Melbourne airport, my alarm woke me at 3am. This was going to...

Maximise Your Caravan’s Fridge Space

I love my Goldstream Wing 3 camper but, being a wind-up trailer, the fridge is necessarily small. The 93L AES absorption unit works well but space inside is limited. When my family and I hit...

Easy RV Storage Solutions

Getting the most out of every nook and cranny of RV storage space is essential. But there is an important caveat here: just because your van or motorhome has bucketloads of storage capacity doesn’t...
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GCM Upgrade Furphy?

Two of Australia’s peak automotive and leisure industry bodies have moved to allay fears sparked by recent media reports that the Queensland government was about to change the laws concerning upgrading the Gross Combined...
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Legend Caravans Groundbreaker: Reviewed

There are caravans, pop-tops, camper trailers… and then there’s the Legend Groundbreaker. Yes, it’s an attention-grabbing offroad van. I’m not just talking about how this caravan is built – on looks alone the Groundbreaker, well,...