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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.

Happy reading!


Camping in NSW's northern headlands

Camping in NSW's northern headlands

Author: Ali Millar

Date Posted: 9th October 2020

From Byron Bay to Port Macquarie, the northern NSW coastline has more 'heads' than you can poke a stick at, many offering RVers the perfect mix of relaxed coastal activities, beautiful beaches and epic vistas – all easily accessed from spectacular waterfront campsites.

KEA Discovery M660 Motorhome Review

KEA Discovery M660 Motorhome Review

Author: Kirstie Bedford

Date Posted: 9th October 2020

Clever design and easy-to-drive characteristics makes the KEA Discovery the perfect partner for extended road trips, writes Kirstie Bedford

Rise of the Resort Park for Family Travelling

Rise of the Resort Park for Family Travelling

Author: Kirstie Bedford

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

The statistics say it all. Caravan parks are thriving, and they are evolving to suit customers who have increasingly high expectations.

Caravan Industry Association of Australia’s research shows the industry has been, on average, athe fastest growing domestic accommodation type for the past five years.

Summer Sizzlers

Summer Sizzlers

Author: Laura Grey

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

Here are some top summer destinations and great places to consider pulling up and staying for the hot weather.

Mitchell Shire, VIC

Mitchell Shire, VIC

Author: Peter Quilty

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

A number of the townships within the Mitchell Shire are innocently, if not ignorantly, deemed as places deserving of nothing more than a brief ‘pitstop’ while en route to Sydney. But the recent experience of a short sojourn to Seymour (just over 100km north of Melbourne) and its surrounds tells me unequivocally that anyone who adopts a ‘blink-and-you-miss-it’ mentality on this region is forgoing an exciting and fascinating travel treat.

Pet-friendly Peninsula

Pet-friendly Peninsula

Author: Kirstie Bedford

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

Kirstie Bedford is an annual visitor to Victoria’s Bellarine Peninsula, here she shares her reasons why it's a great place to take your pooch.

There’s usually a point when you're travelling to your favourite holiday destination where you feel your whole body relax. It might be seeing the rolling hills, the smell of the air, or simply veering off the main highway.

Calling in at Cleve

Calling in at Cleve

Author: Gwen Luscombe

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

One of the first things you’ll notice when visiting the regional town of Cleve, on South Australia’s Eastern Eyre Peninsula, is its rich agricultural surrounds. In every direction are fields of wheat, barley, canola and peas with a likely pasture of sheep grazing the day away in the shadow of the impressive wind farm at Mt Millar.

KEA River Motorhome Review

KEA River Motorhome Review

Author: Peter Quilty

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

Portsea is unquestionably the 'leafiest' suburb on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula... And to that extent, there's an oft-quoted – albeit flippant – reference to this upper-crust domain showcasing a veritable conga-line of imposing clifftop mansions that are home to the rich and famous. I quote verbatim: “See how the other half live”.

KEA Discovery in Western Australia

KEA Discovery in Western Australia

Author: Tim Van Duyl

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

Some people baulk at the prospect of buying second-hand while others swear that buying used avoids most of the wallet-smashing depreciation that new motorhomes can be affected by. But there are other options, such as ex-rental RVs like the Kea Discovery - only one of the most popular rental motorhomes around! These RVs are built tough, simple and with ease of use in mind and it is this value that is often overlooked.

Going Solo

Going Solo

Author: Kirstie Bedford

Date Posted: 7th October 2020

Solo travel is on the rise, particularly for women.

Recent stats by TripAdvisor, which surveyed more than 3,200 Australian women, found more women are choosing to travel alone than ever before.