VW transporter specifications
VW T6.1 Transporter Specifications

After a very long wait, we’ve finally got the low down on the new VW T6.1 Transporter.  From van colours to mirrors we’ve got all the standard specifications plus awesome features available. Standard Exterior Upgraded Halogen Headlight (H7) Redesigned front bumper and radiator grille New fender badging New exterior colours Standard Interior Redesigned dash panel …

new app
The new app that could save your life

If you’re looking for safety when camping, you can’t go past the ‘What3Words’ app. This wonderful app is new in Australia and it’s a life saver… literally! What does ‘What3words’ mean? This app can FIND a location and SHARE that location around the world with just three words. You simply type in three words to …

Camper vanning adventurers
Camper Vanning Adventures – Pt. 2 Christine and Graeme

We became the proud owners of a new VW T6 LWB 4 Motion Achtung Campervan with Nature Lover conversion in March 2020. We were lucky to drive it from Geelong back to Adelaide just days before the borders were closed due to the covid-19 pandemic. Travel restrictions then really set in and so our campervan …

The best camping spot in the world
THE BEST CAMPING SPOT IN THE WORLD…

… Like a good recipe or the perfect holiday, the best camping spot in the world is a combination of many different components of various quality that can contribute to the overall experience plus a sprinkling of good luck (good weather please!). And of course, just like the perfect holiday or perfect recipe, many of …

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Nerida’s Camping Essentials

Nerida is our camping (plus sales, office and business managing) expert which is why she’s the perfect person to chat with you about your camping/campervan needs! We’ve asked her to tell us her top 5 personal must-have camping products that are essentials in making sure you have the best camping trip. Here goes!   Head …

Ronny's camping essentials
Ronny’s Camping Essentials

A man in the bush needs his equipment – and with no further introduction we present to you Ronny’s camping essentials!  Good knife  One good quality, sharp large knife can be used in a multitude of ways: chopping vegies, cutting bread, making kindling, making a spear to go hunting…the possibilities are endless. Reusable stainless steel …

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Tania’s Top 5 Camping Essentials

My Top 5 Camping Essentials are just that, they are ESSENTIALS for a comfortable trip, a good sleep, a clean and sun safe holiday! Hand sanitizer  My number one (any type of) travel essential, especially with baby/child in toe.  Face wipes  Because sometimes you are too tired/drunk/short on water/don’t want to make a mess in …

Visit South Australia
Top 3 places to visit in South Australia

We’ve researched the best and most interesting places for you to check out on your next jaunt through South Australia. From hidden caves, to bush campsites, through to glamour camping if thats your thing – Let us know what you think, and if you’ve been to any before! …

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What is there to do camping at night while on the road? 

 Having recently spent 3 months travelling Europe in our 30-year-old Motorhome I have had the pleasure of meeting many of Europe and the UK’s Grey Nomads (with my on-the-road-for-6-months-a year in laws being my closest travel companions).  No different to the Australian type, I often ponder their top two pastimes once the sun goes down …

best camp spot
HOT TO GET THE BEST CAMPING SPOT IN A PAID CAMPGROUND

Here are our tips on how to get the best camping spot in a paid campground: Be friendly, clear and descriptive with the reception staff. Tell them exactly how many days you’ll be staying and what you want out of your camping spot – quiet, close to the bathrooms, private, close to the beach etc. …

What to avoid for perfect camping spot
WHAT TO AVOID SO YOU GET THE PERFECT CAMPING SPOT 

Here’s our checklist of what to avoid so you can get the perfect camping spot, most relate to free camping.  You can thank us later!  -Are there any No Camping or No Sleeping in Cars signs?  This is only a deal-breaker if… There are loads of backpackers around +  Does it look like there’ll be police patrolling …

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HOT WATER – DO I NEED IT AND HOW DOES IT WORK? 

Hot water, what a luxury…do you need this in your campervan?  Absolutely not!    Why would you want it?  Because if you have to wash dishes in your van it’s much easier to do with hot water.  Because if you want to shower comfortably in your van and not just when the weather’s hot outside, you’d …