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

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Top 10 Benefits of a Motorhome Lifestyle

Top 10 Benefits of a Motorhome Lifestyle

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 4th October 2020

Whether you’re a weekend warrior looking to make short trips from your home base or you’re ready for the ’Big Lap’ around Australia, travelling in a motorhome is a fantastic way to see our great country. There are a million reasons why this style of travelling is a winner, but here are our top 10.

Top Tips to Drive a Motorhome in Winter

Top Tips to Drive a Motorhome in Winter

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 1st October 2020

Why park your motorhome in the garage and hug the lounge room heater through the cooler months when you could be exploring Australia's alpine regions? Of course, driving in wintry conditions requires some careful preparation. Here are our top tips to ensure you have a safe and super-cool experience.

Take a motorhome road trip to see Australia’s ‘big’ attractions

Take a motorhome road trip to see Australia’s ‘big’ attractions

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 2nd March 2020

Australia is bursting with natural beauty, but some of our oversized man-made tourist attractions deserve a rather, er, large round of applause too.

Top 5 New Motorhome Owner Mistakes — And How To Avoid Them

Top 5 New Motorhome Owner Mistakes — And How To Avoid Them

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 29th January 2020

 

Anyone can make mistakes when using their first new motorhome. We have compiled a list of the critical things that you should try and avoid doing as they can be dangerous and expensive.

A Family Motorhome Adventure from Perth to Albany, WA

A Family Motorhome Adventure from Perth to Albany, WA

Author: Anthony Rodgers

Date Posted: 28th January 2020

A motorhome is a good choice for exploring a large area and moving every night. It combined three important factors for us: transport, accommodation and ability to move on a daily basis. Two weeks seemed a reasonable amount of time to follow the coast south through the Margaret River region then east to Albany.

KEA HiTop and KEA Jackpot Motorhome Review

KEA HiTop and KEA Jackpot Motorhome Review

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 17th January 2020

 

They may look like clones superficially, but it's what lies inside that distinguishes the KEA HiTop and KEA Jackpot. I recently conducted a comparo on this ex-rental duo and while they present as dead ringers, it's the antithesis internally! It's quite refreshing to see to see how the two models have been carefully thought out and designed to offer very different options with the smaller space available.

KEA Navigator T555 Motorhome Review

KEA Navigator T555 Motorhome Review

Author: Anji Bignell

Date Posted: 4th January 2020

KEA’s Navigator T555 motorhome is set up for touring and ease of driving. On my adventure with it around the north-west region of Victoria for this review, it was pretty much a matter of get-in-and-go. The purpose of this review was to see just how comfortable it would fit a family of four (or a couple) and how well it would drive with this in mind.

Hitting the (Great Ocean) Road: 7 Days Campervan Itinerary

Hitting the (Great Ocean) Road: 7 Days Campervan Itinerary

Author: Dave Boyte

Date Posted: 1st December 2019


Winding its way along the south-western coast of Victoria, taking in quaint coastal villages, remarkable natural landscapes and breathtaking panoramas, the Great Ocean Road offers one of the most spectacular coastal drives in the world – and is a must-do trip for any motorhome or campervanning enthusiast.

Five Must-Have Motorhome Accessories and Add-ons

Five Must-Have Motorhome Accessories and Add-ons

Author: Dave Boyte

Date Posted: 1st December 2019


Let's get into the fun part of owning a motorhome or campervan: adding those extra items that take things to the next level. We like to call them creature comforts and they can make a substantial difference to how enjoyable your motorhome can be.

A Family Motorhome Road Trip from Darwin to Broome

A Family Motorhome Road Trip from Darwin to Broome

Author: KEA Team

Date Posted: 1st December 2019

Sometimes you need to break out of your comfort zone when you go travelling. As a family we had jumped into the unknown — literally — from the very start of our 2000km adventure beginning in Darwin and ending in Broome.