Lagoon Caravansvideo

Review: Lagoon Caravans Pasadena 20ft

My experience with Lagoon Caravans was limited. I’d heard of this manufacturer, tucked away in Campbellfield, Vic, but had spent little time checking out this company’s goods. That changed in mid November when I arrived...
Warrnambool

A Windy Warrnambool Muster

The weather gods didn't smile on us as we gathered at Warrnambool, Vic, for the 13th Australian Caravan Club's National Muster and AGM. Despite the weather, we had a great time and even the flapping...
Eyre Peninsula

Travel Guide: Eyre Peninsula

The Eyre Peninsula forms the eastern curve of the Great Australia Bight and its southernmost point faces the mayhem of the Southern Ocean. Near Port Lincoln, where flannel-shirted millionaires harvest tuna, lobster and shrimp,...
Lithium batteries

12V Troubles

It’s 1am and suddenly you’re woken by an alarm in your caravan. Groggily, you search for the source of the alarm and realise it’s coming from your battery management system. It’s telling you that your...
Adelaide

A Quick Trip? Not So Fast

I left you last week as I headed to Adelaide for a few days with my son Chris and daughter-in-law Marijana. At least, it started as a few days but Yemmy managed to turn...
Everest Caravansvideo

Review: Everest Ice Glider Offroader

Everest Caravans is a relatively new player on the caravan scene. You wouldn’t know it by stepping inside the offroad Ice Glider, however. As it happens, the owner of the company had been building...

Murphy Strikes Again

Having had two months resting at Walkamin, Qld, Murphy must have been planning how to best upset me when I set out for Alice Springs. Having motored through the twisty, hilly stretch to Ravenshoe for...
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...