BMPRO

BMPRO Cracks US Market

BMPRO has secured contracts with two of the largest US manufacturers of RVs, Thor Motor Coach and Jayco USA. BMPRO has supplied local companies such as Jayco and New Age for more than 10 years...
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World First: Hybrid-Drive Caravan System

Australian technology startup OzXCorp has developed the world’s first hybrid drive technology for a recreational vehicle. The system was publicly launched at this year’s Victorian Caravan, Camping and Touring Supershow. OzXCorp founder Andrew Huett said...
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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Major Award for Cruisemaster

Cruisemaster, the company behind the highly regarded Cruisemaster suspension systems and Hitchmaster couplings, has received independent recognition for “consistently achieving high standards in its business operations”. The long-time Caravanning Queensland member has been recognised for...
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Campers Win RV Show’s Biggest Prize

A Redbank Plains, Qld, couple are planning their family’s next big trip after scooping the top prize, worth more than $100,000, at the 50th Queensland Caravan, Camping and Touring Supershow. Scott and Carla were the...

RV Compliance: Pitfalls and Progress

RV compliance has been a topic of some debate for many years. In short, there is a belief that Australia’s RV industry is bedevilled by manufacturers and importers who are releasing to market caravans,...