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Maybe you are thinking about buying your first motorhome or maybe you want to learn more about solar power systems?

Our helpful guides are here to help you buy and maintain your recreational vehicle, choose the right accessories and keep you informed about what is happening in the bustling motorhome industry. 

We've also prepared some travel inspiration for you to try with your family and friends together.

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How long does the gas bottle in a campervan last

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How long does the gas bottle in a campervan last

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 27th November 2022

From heating your water to cooking your meals, gas is a must-have motorhome accessory for campervan travellers. In this blog, we look at some of the basics of using gas in your motorhome, how long it should last, and tips on campervan gas bottle storage safety.

Best Australian to coastlines to travel by motorhome

Best Australian to coastlines to travel by motorhome

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 26th November 2022

Dotted with beautiful beaches, incredible scenery, and fabulous townships, Australia has one of the longest coastlines in the world. From the Great Ocean Road in Victoria to Queensland’s Great Barrier Reef Drive, Australia’s coastal drives each offer something unique to discover. In this blog, we take a look at some of the top Australian road trips to add to your must-see and must-do list!

Top 10 tips for driving a motorhome in winter

Top 10 tips for driving a motorhome in winter

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 25th November 2022

As the weather cools down, many travellers like to hibernate until the days start to warm up again. But for most motorhomers, the winter season is time to embrace the cooler days and take advantage of lower campsite prices, fewer travellers on the roads, and a welcome change of scenery!

The Benefits Of RV Ownership

The Benefits Of RV Ownership

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 24th November 2022

Travelling by RV is one of the best ways to see the country. Just ask the thousands of people who are out there doing it! Over the past few years, more and more travellers are searching out RVs for sale. And it’s little wonder! There are so many benefits to buying an RV. From travelling with your own kitchen and bathroom on board to having the option to travel whenever the mood takes you… RV travel is unmatched for freedom and flexibility.

Should I swap my caravan for a motorhome?

Should I swap my caravan for a motorhome?

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 23rd November 2022

One of the main questions potential owners consider when it comes to buying their first RV, is … motorhome or caravan? It’s very common for those new to the RV lifestyle to start out with a caravan and look at motorhomes for sale a bit later. In this blog, we’ll explore some of the reasons why. We’ll also look at the pros and cons of motorhome vs caravan, and delve into what makes each unique, including:

Guide to bed and lounge conversions in your RV

Guide to bed and lounge conversions in your RV

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 22nd November 2022

When it comes to buying a motorhome or outfitting a campervan conversion, the size of the vehicle and engine capacity is often the first priority. But following close behind is the floor plan or internal layout. After all, this is where you will spend most of your time while on holiday. It can put a real dampener on your holidays if you discover that the layout of your new campervan isn’t quite right!

What You Need To Know About Refurbished Motorhomes

What You Need To Know About Refurbished Motorhomes

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 22nd November 2022

Buying a motorhome and enjoying all the freedom and flexibility that RV travel offers is a dream goal for many. But purchasing a brand-new motorhome can sometimes be just a little out of reach. Once you start researching motorhomes for sale and looking at the motorhome accessories you also want, the cost can soon start to add up! Bigger motorhomes and campervans in particular can demand a large chunk of your savings.

Grey Nomads Guide To WA

Grey Nomads Guide To WA

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 8th November 2022

Spanning over two million square kilometres, Western Australia is Aussie’s largest state. And that means there’s loads to do and see! From fascinating rock formations and ancient Aboriginal sites to beautiful beaches and world-class wineries – it’s all there for the taking on a Western Australia road trip!

Winterising your RV

Winterising your RV

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 20th September 2022

The arrival of cooler weather and shorter days heralds the time of year when many motorhomers consider winterising their motorhome.

 

7 reasons to consider motorhoming in your retirement

7 reasons to consider motorhoming in your retirement

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 19th September 2022

Whether it’s for travel, or to live in permanently, owning a new or used motorhome offers many great benefits once you reach retirement.