Roadside Assist
1st Year Roadside Assist

Volkswagen now offer first year roadside assist free with your van purchase, great for piece of mind while on the road. 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 problem, VW will attend to your vehicle, test the …

Walking In Wintertime
Walking in Wintertime

When the weather becomes colder the forests start to sing! Walking in wintertime is one of the best ways to connect with the world around. Across the Otway National parks there are many lovely trails and here are our top 5. 1.Currawong Falls Track – This track is moderate in difficulty, it takes you along the …

Mother’s Day

Here is our Mother’s Day gift guide for all 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 when searching for presents. Travel bags- For the mums with an adventurous side. 2. Flat pack fire-pit and grill- For …

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 …

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 …

Bronwyn’s Camping Essentials 

Sales Manager Bronwyn camps with her littlies, so her camping essentials list might look familiar to the parents out there!  Check out her top 5 essential items for family camping trips.   An umbrella & raincoat The last thing you want to do when it’s pouring rain is run to the loo and get soaking wet! …

Achtung Campervan Conversions
The VW Two Tone Campervan

VW Two-Tone Special Factory Option At Achtung Camper we offer the VW two tone paint option to add life to your bespoke campervan.  That means letting your personality shine through every little detail. Whether it’s the upholstery, the gadgets or the unique features, we want your campervan to be true to you.   One of …

Engineer approved Campervan
Why you need engineer approval for your campervan conversion

Why do you need engineer approval for your campervan conversion or vehicle modification?  It’s a complicated world out there and the vast number of new campervan conversion companies popping up around Australia give you loads of options to choose from for your campervan conversion.  One thing you should never compromise on is safety and financial …

VW Campervan for sale Victoria
VW Campervans for sale Victoria

Looking for VW campervans for sale in Victoria?  Achtung Camper is based in Geelong which is 1 hour out of Melbourne.  Alternatively you can visit caravancampingsales.com.au which is the caravan and camping arm of the well known car sales website carsales.com.au.  Browse through any local options for new or used VW campervans for sale Victoria and …

Motorhome with twinned toilet
What is the Twinned Toilet Initiative?

Recently we have been getting some questions from our clients wondering about the Twinned Toilet  initiative we offer when you purchase an Achtung Campervan.  With the purchase of your Achtung Camper, we donate a “twinned” toilet to an impoverished family in impoverished communities worldwide.  People within these communities will build their own toilets with the help of the …

Achtung Camper
Choosing the right bike rack for your VW Campervan

Let us help you choose the right bike rack for your VW Campervan! Here at Achtung Camper we often get asked about what is the right bike rack for our VW campervan.  The weight of e-bikes, ease of use, access to the rear of your Campervan and securing the bike from opportunistic theft when you …

What to avoid for perfect camping spot
Travel in Australia: Motorhome or Hotel

As you travel around Australia in your motorhome – we know that yes, a luxury 5-star hotel comes with its perks (fluffy bathrobes and room service are NICE!) but which holiday accommodation option wins out in terms of convenience and a good night’s sleep? Motorhome or hotel room? We pick apart the ups and downs …