Big Lap

Big Lap Reality!

With a vision of how things are going to go on your Big Lap, your excitement builds. You can’t wait for those perfect days with your family enjoying new destinations and experiences, and building...
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...
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...

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...
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...
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...
big lap

Guide: Planning the Big Lap

Your dream is about to come true: that longed-for lap around Australia is within reach. But before you hit the dirt, there is planning to do. Regardless of how much time you’ll have on...

Easter on the Road

It's Easter time, so I asked a number of travellers what they were doing for the holiday. And, of course, the really hard questions, like how to keep the Easter Bunny secret in a...
wallaby

Legend of the Wallaby

I often look for different ways to get home – as they say, a change is as good as a rest. Leaving Ararat, Vic, and heading home via Pomonal, I couldn't resist stopping to video...