A Christmas Camper

A Wavell Heights, Qld, family has received one heck of an early Christmas gift: a Stoney Creek Walk Through Camper valued at $16,990, which they won at Caravanning Queensland’s Pre-Christmas Caravan and Camping Sale. Kathryn...

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...

Thetford’s New Fridges

Thetford has introduced a couple of new fridges to the Australian RV market, the T1090 compressor and the width-reduced, T-rated N3141-A. According to Thetford, the T1090 offers powerful, efficient cooling on 12V, with no external...
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New South Wales Caravan Registration Cut

The Australian Caravan Club (ACC) has welcomed news of a 40 per cent reduction in the motor vehicle tax on caravans and camper trailers in New South Wales, but cautions that high registration fees...

Lap up Leisurefest!

Melbourne Leisurefest kicks off on Thursday October 5, with the Victorian Caravan Industry Association promising a “vast range of the industry’s finest, most innovative products”. More than 220 exhibitors will be on hand to show...
Melbourne Leisurefest

Gear Up For Melbourne Leisurefest

Melbourne Leisurefest, the second largest RV show in Victoria, is set to take over Sandown Racecourse from October 4 to 7. Caravan Industry Association of Victoria CEO Robert Lucas said this year’s Leisurefest would showcase...

Trailer standards to be strengthened

Caravan Industry Association of Australia (CIAA) has welcomed an announcement by the federal government that it will introduce the Road Vehicle Standards Bill into parliament before the end of the year. The announcement came after...

Going Coastal

Bailey Caravans’ new single-axle Aussie-built van is ultra-lightweight, with the Tare of the Coastal starting at just 1600kg. What does this mean? Well, it just might be possible to tow it with your family...

Newlands Tourister launched

Newlands Caravans has launched the Tourister range, a four-model line-up with nine layouts available. In 510, 610, 628 and 675 configurations, the Touristers have a Tare weight of just under two tonnes and a towball...
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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,...