Entries by Tania Differding

New VW T6 LWB Campervan

Get your brand new VW T6 campervan now at Achtung Camper. This van has all the features you need – full cabinetry for ample storage, pop top roof, cooking facilities and rock and roll bed and an ultra modern but still retro colour scheme.

CAMPING WITH A BABY/TODDLER – THE NECESSITIES

Thinking of campervanning with a newborn, baby or toddler? Below we detail the main things to keep in mind before you set off! The weather Sure, we went camping in winter BEFORE but NOW? If it’s cold once the sun goes down we can’t just escape into the van to continue on the party/board game […]

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF CAR BUYING

This article by RACV ROYAL AUTO MAGAZINE is a MUST REAL for anyone looking to buy a new vehicle! You’ve up-ended three weekends, trudged from car yard to car yard weeding the great from the not-so-great but finally signed on the dotted line for a shiny new set of wheels. It’s about now most people […]

The VW TRANSPORTER 4MOTION feature

What is this? That’s a great question! :> 4Motion is the fancy name for VW’s all-wheel-drive feature in the Transporter. In their own words “the Transporter 4Motion model is an all-wheel-drive system which will give extra grip and stability, especially in wet or off-road conditions.” Mechanical Differential Lock or ‘Diff Lock”: This is an additional feature available […]

Correctly registering your completed campervan

If you get a campervan conversion with Achtung Camper (as opposed to purchasing a completed campervan) you will receive an engineer’s certificate and compliance plate (small rectangle blue sticker) in the mail from our engineer once your campervan is complete. What is this for? (great question!) This is to prove to the relevant roads authority in […]

CAMPING REVIEW – FORREST, VICTORIA

We recently had the pleasure of camping in Forrest for a long weekend. We stayed one night in each camping spot to check them both out. The Town – Forrest has enough attractions for a weekend away: Lake Elizabeth, a nice easy walk around the majestic lake. Lots of hiking trails. Mountain biking rails. This […]