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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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Meet the Motorhomes That Get a Modern-day ‘Makeover’

Meet the Motorhomes That Get a Modern-day ‘Makeover’

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 10th October 2020

Buying a new motorhome can sometimes be just out of reach. It can be tough to fit all your wish list items in with your budget, and bigger units in particular can demand a large chunk of your savings.

Meet the Manufacturer

Meet the Manufacturer

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 10th October 2020

Tourism Holdings Limited (thl) is the world’s largest operator of motorhome rentals. In Australia, the company is well known for rental campervans thanks to its Maui, Britz and Mighty brands, but thl is also an Australian manufacturer of motorhomes.

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.

Coastal Travels by Motorhome

Coastal Travels by Motorhome

Author: Malcolm Street

Date Posted: 9th October 2020

Australia is a unique country in many ways. Geographically speaking, its landmass will fit Europe in quite easily and it is larger than the Lower 48 States of the USA. However, while Europe is heavily populated and there are certainly a plethora of towns and cities in the middle of the USA to visit, inland Australia has large tracts of nothing.

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

How to Dispose of RV Waste

How to Dispose of RV Waste

Author: Malcolm Street

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

‘Self-contained’ is a real buzzword in Recreational Vehicles circles these days. The ability to retain your grey and black water until it can be disposed of in an environmentally friendly way is the Holy Grail for many. Grey water is the waste water from the kitchen sink, bathroom wash basin, and shower cubicle, while black water is a polite way of talking about sewerage waste from your toilet. 

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.