Travelling with your furry friend
Top tips for travelling with your furry friend

Top tips for travelling with your furry friend: A seat belt will keep them secure and safe for the ride. If it’s just the two of you, they can sit in the front passenger seat.  Dogs Out Doing offers great products for travelling safely with your dog.  Check out their website here. A campervan is a …

Bron's Motorhome Holiday
Bronwyn’s Winter Camping Weekend

Happiness is a winter weekend without kids in an Achtung Camper Motorhome!   Winter camping in Victoria is certainly not something for the faint-hearted.  Indeed, most folk usually don’t venture out camping when the mountain peaks are blanketed in snow.  But a weekend away in the Crafter, was like being away in a cosy, warm …

Partnership
Achtung Camper X Bicycle Network

Achtung Camper have partnered with Bicycle Network to help keep you safe on the road. Their membership covers: Crash Reporter: If you have been in a crash or even a near miss, you can report the details about your incident easily with Crash Reporter. This includes when, where and how it happened, if you were …

Campervan Storage

Campervan storage is something you’ll need to look at if heading overseas for a longer period of time or if your van will be out of use.  Here are our tips of how to best store your campervan when it’s time to hibernate: Water Tank: It is vital to empty the water tank completely before …

Achtung Camper- Introducing ALLiON
Introducing ALLiON

Introducing ALLiON Lithium Batteries. When choosing an Achtung Camper you now have the option of a standard AGM battery or a Lithium battery.  Both are supplied by reputable Australian business R&J Batteries. The Allion Lithium battery comes with some exciting new features including: The Allion has a 60% weight reduction compared to other AGM batteries. …

Roadside Assist
Volkswagen First Year Roadside Assist

Volkswagen first year roadside assist is a new bonus now offered by VW with your van purchase.  It’s great for peace of mind on the road at home and away. Benefits: 24-hour Roadside assist emergency accommodation car rental towing property assistance VW’s additional benefits include: flat batteries: If you find yourself immobilised with a battery …

Walking In Wintertime
Hiking in Winter

Hiking in winter is beautiful, when the weather becomes colder the forests start to sing! Here in Victoria we have the lovely  Otway National park with many lovely trails to choose from.  These are our top 5: 1.Currawong Falls Track – This track is moderate in difficulty and takes you along the lovely coastal town …

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

The Achtung Camper family is made up of many super cool, outdoorsy mums and we’ve spoke to all of them to put together this Mother’s Day gift guide for the coolest mums in the wild. We have collated a bunch of gifts that we would be thrilled to receive, so why not give these a-go …

Achtung VW Campervan
Winter camping ideas around Victoria

Coming into the colder parts of the year we thought we would give you a few winter camping ideas on our favourite places, some that just makes the trees sing. Here are our top 3 places to head over this winter season: located in Errinundra National Park, 7 hours away from Melbourne making it easy …

Coffee Lovers
Calling all Coffee Lovers

Coffee lovers this one is for you, have you ever holidayed without your coffee because the machine is too large? Now no need to worry, we have done the research for you to find the perfect size and fit for your Achtung Campervan! The Coffee Machine:  We introduce the Breville Bambino, please be aware the …

Achtung Camper Paster recipe
Campervan Cooking

We love mess-free campervan cooking ideas! Here’s one of our favourite’s, ideal for cooking in your van.  This meal is a simple one to make and requires little cleaning up. 1 pot Pasta: Ingredients: 1 zucchini 4 oz. cherry tomatoes 2 cloves garlic 1 tablespoon oil 4 oz. pasta 1 teaspoon salt 2 oz. goat cheese Lemon juice, optional Instructions Slice the zucchini into 1 cm slices. Cut the …

Lucy 1 and Lucy 2
Lucy 1 and Lucy 2

Have you ever read a camping story that totally brought a smile to your face?  Well, if you haven’t, this fabulous story about Lucy 1 and lucy 2 from one of our clients certainly brought a smile to our faces! At the end of the millennium way back in the year 1999, our clients Loulou …