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Urban myth settled: “happy campers” really are happier

happy campers

The phrase “happy campers” is used in everyday conversations, everywhere.  But are campers really that happy?  Well, the stats are in and it looks like the saying “happy campers” is founded in fact.  Campers are happy!  Or at least, happier than those who don’t go camping.


14 of the best beach camping spots in Queensland

beach camping

Dream of waking up to the Great Barrier Reef at your doorstep? Done. How about snoozing on the largest sand island in the world? You’ve got it. Prefer to sleep on the best beach in Australia? Go for gold. The limit does not exist. You wanna know the best part about beach camping in Queensland? Diversity


Victoria’s best bush stays

Victoria's best bush stays

Spending time surrounded by nature is the perfect antidote to today’s ‘always on’ society. And spending time at one of regional Victoria’s nature-based accommodation providers is a great way to unplug, decompress and regain balance. Whether it is a weekend getaway or a longer jaunt, Victoria has everything from rustic rainforest retreats to modernist eco-homes set in


Victoria’s Best Camping Spots

Gunbower Creek Cohuna

Pitch a tent, sleep under the stars or wake up to sounds of the bushland in a private cabin – holiday parks and campsites provide some of the most impressive locations in Australia and now cater to all budget levels and types of holiday-makers from families to groups. The Grampians The Grampians National Park and surrounding


Big4 Adventure Whitsunday Wins Best Caravan Park

Whitsunday Caravan Park

If you’d like to stay at a Whitsunday caravan park you will be happy to know that BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort in Airlie Beach has received the highest state award in the “Caravan and Holiday Parks” category at the Queensland Tourism Awards in Brisbane on Friday 11 November. As one of the leading Whitsunday Caravan


Silverline – Jayco’s Fabulous Flagship

The Jayco Silverline caravan sets the standard for luxury road travel. The Silverline impresses with its classical Euro-styling, exceptional handling and its stylishly appointed interior. The 2016 range continues to deliver the Jayco promise with a range of new features and improvements that include updated LED internal lighting throughout and the solar panel has been boosted


Staying healthy on the road

Exploring the great outdoors through caravanning and camping offers so many health benefits, but for travellers with diabetes there are some extra considerations when it comes to staying healthy on the road, writes Caravan Industry Association of Australia’s Rachael Morris. Caravanning and camping with diabetes As we get a little older, we need to be


Tips For A Mobile Winter


Caravanning and camping is an all-season way to travel, especially in Australia where we are gifted with a variety of winter weather destinations. It’s a beautiful season all over the country and with a bit of preparation you’ll be perfectly cozy – whether you chase the snow or the sun. In fact, there are plenty


The Joys Of Caravanning


Caravanning and camping provides caravanners and campers with a deep connection to the land, and to each other. Australians are known for the principle of mateship and a laid-back attitude – camping and caravanning supplies these in spades. When was the last time you found out the name of your neighbours while staying in a


Caravan & Camping Term Glossary

caravan and camping term glossary

Recreational vehicles built and sold in Australia are classified into several categories. Here is a helpful glossary summarizing the key differences of each RV type to give you a bit of background information. While we’ve done our best to summarise the main types out there, when it comes to RVs, the world is your oyster,