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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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How to Handle Your Waste Water

How to Handle Your Waste Water

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 7th October 2020

Many modern motorhomes come with everything including the kitchen sink - it makes life on the road so much easier!  But, of course, the more conveniences you have that use water - including your kitchen, shower and vanity sink - the more you’ll need to understand how to manage your waste water as well as how to care for your motorhome plumbing. 

Top 10 Benefits of a Motorhome Lifestyle

Top 10 Benefits of a Motorhome Lifestyle

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 6th 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.

What Are The Benefits of Owning An RV?

What Are The Benefits of Owning An RV?

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 5th October 2020

 

Australia is the perfect country to own an RV. Thanks to the Aussie lifestyle and all the great spots, often secluded and off the beaten track. An RV offers you the flexibility to go where you want to go, when you want to go. You can travel at your own pace and discover roads and places, experiencing new things and making memories that will last forever.

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.

Motorhome Review: Jayco Traveller M767 6 Berth

Motorhome Review: Jayco Traveller M767 6 Berth

Author: Anji Bignell

Date Posted: 1st March 2020

Taking the Jayco Traveller for a drive through the Victorian countryside is a nice way to spend a summer’s day in a motorhome of this calibre. Built by Jayco on a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter engine and chassis, there’s an expectation of quality, and this model does so in spades.

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

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

Date Posted: 31st 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: 29th 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.

Motorhome Review: KEA HiTop and KEA Jackpot

Motorhome Review: KEA HiTop and KEA Jackpot

Date Posted: 22nd 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.

Top Tips to Setting Up Your Motorhome in a Caravan Park

Top Tips to Setting Up Your Motorhome in a Caravan Park

Date Posted: 19th January 2020

Reversing your motorhome into a tight spot in a caravan park can be tricky. Here’s our ‘How To’ guide to manoeuvring and reversing, and for making the most of your camp.

Motorhome Review: KEA Navigator T555 4 Berth

Motorhome Review: KEA Navigator T555 4 Berth

Date Posted: 10th 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.