Mary River National Park Guide

All of us know about Kakadu National Park; its reputation for superb rock art, stupendous escarpments and breathtaking wetlands is well deserved. Many who approach Kakadu from Darwin speed past signs pointing the way...
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Track Trailer: Behind the Scenes

To thrive in Australia’s ever-growing RV industry, is it enough for a manufacturer to simply keep pace with demand or to skin the cat slightly differently to their many competitors? Like every industry, there are...
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,...

Weighing Caravan Payload

Caravan payload. There’s no getting around this crucial aspect of caravanning. Everything you load into your van, from the water in the tanks to the flour in the cupboard, will erode the payload allowance...

Queensland Caravan Show’s Record Crowd

The annual Brisbane Caravan and Camping Pre-Christmas Sale has had its biggest year yet, with almost 15,000 Queenslanders flowing through the gates. Attendance figures were up by 184 compared to previous years, and more than $15 million...

Dometic launches massive warranty

Dometic is now offering an RV-industry first: a three-year warranty on certain air-conditioners, upright fridges and cookers. The longer warranty period marks Dometic’s new ‘Mobile Living Made Easy’ brand position which, according to Dometic Australia’s...
Pioneer Campers

Trak Snaps Up Pioneer Campers

Trakmaster Caravans’ parent company, Gason, has bought Pioneer Campers. “We see this as a great ft between our Ararat (Vic) manufacturing division and our Trakmaster Caravans plant at Bayswater (Vic),” Gason managing director Wayne Gason...

Top Award for Carac

The Victorian RV industry has a new dealer/retail of the year, Carac Caravan Accessories. Carac was handed this prestigious award at the Caravan Industry Association of Victoria’s night of nights, the Hall of Fame Industry...

Franklin Core Launched

Franklin Caravans has announced an all-new range, the Core. Comprising 11 different layouts, the five-model Core range can sleep two and was designed for couples venturing into the world of caravanning for the first time...

‘Secret’ Bush Camp: Bear Gully

  I’m going to let you in on a little secret. In southern Victoria, not far from Wilsons Promontory, is a campsite called Bear Gully. It’s said that Bear Gully in Cape Liptrap Coastal Park is...