Preston Chassis Snapped Up

DexKo Global has signed an agreement to purchase Preston Chassis through its Australian company Al-Ko. The purchase follows a similar move by DexKo to buy G&S Chassis, another local supplier to the Australian RV industry....
Cruisemaster

Cruisemaster’s New All Terrain Brakes

Cruisemaster has added electric brakes to the line-up of products, including trailer suspension and hitches, that it supplies the Australian RV industry. Cruisemaster says its All Terrain Electric Brakes have been in testing since 2016,...

A New Site For Winnebago

In the market for a new van but finding it all too confusing? Winnebago Australia’s new website would be a good place to start this exciting search. The website includes a number of features that...
JHubvideo

JHub Gets Even Smarter

Our TVs, our sound systems and even our houses… for many of us, they’re all controlled by an app on our smartphone. Welcome to the 21st century. It was only a matter of time before...
caravanning Queensland

OAM for Industry Stalwart

The Caravan Industry Association of Australia has paid tribute to industry stalwart Ron Chapman after he was made a recipient of the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM). The association’s CEO, Stuart Lamont, said...
RV

Be Prepared

Have you ever tried to get duplicates of precious documents such as marriage certificates and proof of citizenship? Getting involved in government departments is a frustrating business. There have been many natural disasters early this...
Australian standards

New Vehicle Laws Welcomed

Australia has a new regulatory framework governing the importation and local production of vehicles, including RVs of all types. The Road Vehicle Standards Act 2018 (RVSA) passed the Australian Senate on November 27, which was...
solar

Dometic’s Light Solar Blanket

Dometic has come out with a new portable solar blanket. Tipping the scales at about one-third of the weight of an equivalent glass solar panel, the PSB150 is made from C60 SunPower monocrystalline cells and...
video

Lego Caravan World Record

It’s said that memories of childhood are the dreams that stay with you after you wake. For me, my childhood dreams were of blocks of plastic, each with eight little nobly bits on one...

Kershaw Camping Kiboshed

RV camping at Kershaw Gardens in Rockhampton, Qld, is no longer allowed. On November 15, the Planning and Environment Court ruled against Rockhampton Regional Council, finding that the use of the site for RV camping...