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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

camping hates
Tania’s Top 4 Camping Hates!

Welcome to our outlet for complaining about all things camping.  If you’d like to read something positive or inspirational, or are deciding whether or not camping is for you, you’d probably be best to close your computer now. Here are the top 4 things we absolutely HATE about camping: People who set up right next …

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 …

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 …

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! …

best camp spot
HOW 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. …