Check out Achtung Camper’s helpful and in depth (but not TOO technical!) campervan and camping blogs below and get in depth answers to all your campervan related questions such as: how does the leisure battery work in my campervan? Do I need solar power or an awning? Where can I find campervans for sale in my state? Is a campervan really right not me? We’ll also include some of our favourite secret camping spot gems around Australia so keep checking back to make sure you don’t miss out!
It’s the blog you’ve all been waiting for – our number 1 favourite camping spot of all time! And the winner is…..Green Patch in Jervis Bay, NSW. This oasis is 2 hours south of Sydney, has amazing mountain bike and hiking tracks and the most beautiful beach we’ve ever seen. Picture white sand, green blue […]
It seems that all the campervans for sale these days come with the same camping cooker – the Origo 3000 2 burner alcohol stove (available in Australia from Dometic). For those who have only ever cooked with gas we’ve got the lowdown on cooking with metho and why it seems to be the way of […]
With an Achtung Camper campervan and most other campervans you will be fitted with a second leisure battery to run your campervan electrics from. This works automatically and ensures that your main car battery will never run flat. The leisure battery automatically charges whenever the car is running and usually only needs about half an […]
So you’ve looked at caravans and campervans for sale, you’ve bought your mode of transport and mapped out your route. What next? No matter where you are going or what your camping style, don’t leave home without these products! o 2 x camping chairs (preferably the ones that fold together to store in a thin […]
We love National Park camping, but that’s just us. We also have a lot of clients who will only stay in the comfort of Caravan Parks and I do have to admit, the lure of a hot shower and a camping kitchen close by to wash my dishes in is often very appealing. Here we […]
So you’ve decided on a campervan conversion and now need to make the decision of whether you want the added pop top roof. The answer depends on many different factors, all important when you are considering whether to fork out $8000 for an extending roof… Your camping style – Do you plan on travelling or […]
Achtung Camper, and many other campervan dealers offer Toyota, Hyundai and VW Campervans for sale. The Toyota Hiace, Hyundai ILoad, Hyundai Imax and VW Transporter are the most common models you’ll find. There are a number of factors to consider when you decide whether you want a VW or other model campervan.
Powering up your campervan – The difference between 12 volt and 240 volt Many people don’t understand the different uses and requirements for 240 volt and 12 volt in a campervan or caravan and you don’t want to spend money on features or products you won’t be able to use so here’s a quick rundown […]
Find out if a campervan or caravan is the right vehicle for your travelling style by taking our multiple choice quiz. 1. Circle one answer per question. 2. Mostly A’s mean you are best suited to Caravan Travel, more B’s = Campervan Travel. Will you be going on a trip for an extended period of […]
This is our ultimate list of necessities for those planning on doing some isolated bush camping: Lighting: a good lamp for continuing your outside activities after dark is essential. Torches: we seem to have an obsession with torches. We have x4 in our campervan; 2 tiny ones easily accessible from the bed for when you […]