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Top Tips to Drive a Motorhome in Winter

Top Tips to Drive a Motorhome in Winter

Author: Cathy Anderson

Date Posted: 4th 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.

 KEA Beach Motorhome Review

KEA Beach Motorhome Review

Author: Peter Quilty

Date Posted: 10th August 2020

Life’s a beach... and then you drive!

It’s a slight adaptation of a hackneyed phrase but it’s perfectly apt for potential buyers of the 7.25m (23ft 9in) KEA Beach 4-Berth motorhome, available from RV Sales Centre in Braybrook, Victoria.

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: 27th February 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

Author: Susie Fu

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.

Motorhome Review: KEA HiTop and KEA Jackpot

Motorhome Review: KEA HiTop and KEA Jackpot

Date Posted: 20th 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: 18th 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

Author: Anji Bignell

Date Posted: 8th 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.