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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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Trading in your motorhome in Australia

Trading in your motorhome in Australia

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

Buying your first motorhome is a thrill — it’s the satisfaction of finding the perfect vehicle and the excitement about future adventures. But inevitably, people’s needs and tastes change, and so buying your second (or third) motorhome comes with the question of what to do with your existing vehicle. 

How to Service your Motorhome

How to Service your Motorhome

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

In the midst of the thrill of planning a self-drive road trip in your motorhome, some of the important (and less exciting) things can get lost. Your motorhome is not only your accommodation each night, it’s your mode of transport, so you need to be confident that it’s in tip-top shape for both short or long-term adventures. And that means ensuring it is safe to drive.

 RV Friendly Towns in North East Victoria

RV Friendly Towns in North East Victoria

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 8th October 2020

The mountains and alpine valleys of Victoria’s North East corner are spectacular to visit all year round. With fresh mountain air, crisp clean water, beautiful vistas in every direction, it’s an ideal RV destination in every season.
And it’s the ideal destination for RVers, with no less than five ‘RV Friendly Towns’ dotted around the place.

What To Look For When Buying an RV

What To Look For When Buying an RV

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 7th October 2020


Before you start looking around at RVs on the market, stop and think about how you are going to use your RV. Short trips, visits to family and friends, freedom camping - how do you intend to use your vehicle?

Requirements To Consider Before Getting An RV

Requirements To Consider Before Getting An RV

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 7th October 2020

What RV is right for you? Read on below to think about what camper you’re looking for.

The Cost of Ownership

The Cost of Ownership

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 7th October 2020

The true cost of ownership goes beyond the initial purchase price. Do you have a clear and accurate picture of everything owning, using and maintaining an RV involves? The more you know, the more likely you will be to choose a motorhome that fits your budget.

Buying an Ex-Rental

Buying an Ex-Rental

Author: Malcolm Street

Date Posted: 7th October 2020

When choosing a pre-loved motorhome, you may wish to consider an ex-rental, particularly if you're on a tight budget. But, like any purchase, there are always going to be pluses and minuses,  to weigh up when it's time to buy so we've put together a list of what to look out for.

Try Before You Buy

Try Before You Buy

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 7th October 2020

For a newcomer, there is one thing you should almost do before you buy a motorhome and that's to try it out! That does not mean a quick drive around the block. It’s more like spending a few weeks’ travelling in either a friend’s motorhome (if you are really lucky) or more likely, a hired rental.

What You Need to Know When Purchasing a Motorhome

What You Need to Know When Purchasing a Motorhome

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 7th October 2020

Buying a motorhome is a thrilling exercise. You’re on the cusp of a lifetime of new adventures exploring our great country, meeting new people and creating amazing memories with family or friends. Yet it can also be overwhelming. How much do you spend? How much room do you need? Should you buy a new or used motorhome? Here's a checklist for what you need to know when purchasing a motorhome.

Top 10 Tips When Buying a Motorhome

Top 10 Tips When Buying a Motorhome

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 7th October 2020

Buying a motorhome or campervan is a big financial decision, and one you won’t make lightly. It’s hard to know what size you should get, what make or model, what internal layout will suit and whether you really do need all the tech gadgets in the world. Here are our top 10 tips to help make the process a little less overwhelming.