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...
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...
Gibb River Road

Travel Guide: The Gibb River Road

Last January, GoRV took you along the Savannah Way stretching from Cairns to Broome. In Kununurra, we pointed out that you could continue on the official Savannah Way along the Great Northern Highway, which...
Walkamin Caravan Park

Bound For Walkamin Caravan Park

Like most months recently, this month has been packed with activity! I'm still chasing my money after last year's fiasco with Yemmy being repaired (?) at Mareeba and having to be taken back to...
Hilltop Caravansvideo

Review: Hilltop Caravans Macedon 21ft

Hilltop Caravans has been manufacturing caravans for about five years. Frankly, the company had mostly flown under my radar, a sort of quite achiever in the industry. Though it is a relatively small outfit, building...
Atlantic New Generationvideo

Review: Atlantic New Generation 22ft 6in

The rain was pelting down and a heavy mist had descended. I had a 22ft 6in Atlantic New Generation hitched up, and in those conditions, I couldn’t say for sure that I’d chosen the best...