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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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How to Handle Your Waste Water

How to Handle Your Waste Water

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 6th 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. 

RV Awnings, Choice, Care & Maintenance

RV Awnings, Choice, Care & Maintenance

Author: Malcolm Street

Date Posted: 6th October 2020

One of the most practical developments in RVs over the past few decades is the retractable awning. Older RVers may remember the heavy canvas awnings that had to be dragged along the roof via a sailtrack - they were heavy, especially when wet, and definitely not fun in the wind! But retractable awnings, once seen as optional extras, are essentially standard kit these days, and have revolutionised the way we live in - and outside of - our RVs.

 RV Friendly Towns in North East Victoria

RV Friendly Towns in North East Victoria

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 6th 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 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.

What To Look For When Buying an RV

What To Look For When Buying an RV

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 5th 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?

Try A Motorhome Before You Buy

Try A Motorhome Before You Buy

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 5th 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.

Top 10 Tips When Buying a Motorhome

Top 10 Tips When Buying a Motorhome

Author: Kea Team

Date Posted: 5th 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.

How to drive your motorhome for the first time

How to drive your motorhome for the first time

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 5th October 2020

Driving a motorhome is a wonderful feeling.  There’s a sense of adventure and the freedom to go wherever you like, and the ability to leave your worries in the driveway behind you.

Top 10 Benefits of a Motorhome Lifestyle

Top 10 Benefits of a Motorhome Lifestyle

Author: Cathy Anderson

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.

What You Need to Know When Purchasing a Motorhome

What You Need to Know When Purchasing a Motorhome

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 4th 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.