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Caravan Registration Rip-off

Caravan registration. One question comes to mind: why is it so darn expensive? Let’s face it: your caravan is likely to spend much more time off the road than on it – unless you’re one...

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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How To: Reverse a Caravan

It's every new caravanner's nightmare: pulling into a caravan park only to have to reverse onto a tight site... with lots of other caravanners watching. But this simple tip will help you get that...
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Budget Tow Vehicle Search

Buying a caravan brings with it the temptation to also buy a new tow vehicle. That 22-footer isn’t going to tow itself, and the hatchback in the garage wouldn’t pull the skin off a...

Caravans, Water and Common Sense

Water is, without question, the one resource we can’t do without. When caravanning, the ability to carry the appropriate amount of water is therefore particularly important. It’s a balancing act. Caravans have a limited payload...

RV Packing Secrets!

Some people get a bit nervous about packing their RV for a trip. They are keen to go but a bit unsure about how everything will survive the road. It comes down, mainly, to common...

My Offroad Caravan

I have owned, travelled in and reviewed a lot of caravans over the years, so when it came to putting my money down for a long term offroader, I already had a short list. It...

Injured Wildlife Care

  In Victoria’s devastating bushfires of early 2009, one single image touched people around the world: Sam the koala getting a drink of water from a Country Fire Authority volunteer. Yet hundreds of koalas and indeed...

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...
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Finding the Right Camper

Is the quality and features of a camper trailer more important than the holiday? Or is a camper only the vehicle for adventure? That's the question we asked Celso Prado of Mars Campers. Mars Campers,...