A day-tripper’s delight or the perfect place for a holiday to stay, relax and unwind. Located only 2 hours south of Sydney in the Shoalhaven region of NSW, lies the Read Article

Sydney to Kangaroo Valley NSW

News | 27 Mar

A day-tripper’s delight or the perfect place for a holiday to stay, relax and unwind. Located only 2 hours south of Sydney in the Shoalhaven region of NSW, lies the Read Article

Families lapping it up around Oz!

News | 26 Mar

Imagine this: You’re in your late 20’s, a life of promise ahead with a burgeoning career, recently married to a beautiful woman and your best mate, who, nine months ago, Read Article

Win a Kirra Beach Pet Friendly Holiday

News | 25 Mar

As one of the few dog-friendly holiday parks on the Gold Coast, Kirra Beach Tourist Parks welcomes your pooch as part of the family. The park has multiple sites and Read Article

New travellers embark on the Follow the Sun Relay, showcasing holidays for all abilities!

News | 20 Mar

After the 2002 Bali Bombings terrorist attacks, Ben Tullipan was told he would never walk again. Ben lost both of his legs, most of his stomach muscles and received 63% Read Article

Community welcomes RV’s- Pine Point

News | 19 Mar

Pine Point, South Australia Pine Point is located on the eastern side of Yorke Peninsula about 18km south of Ardrossan. It is a popular spot crabbing spot during summer with Read Article

Follow the Sun Relay In Canberra

News | 19 Mar

With only two nights and one full day in Canberra, our visit needed to fit so much in! After arriving at the Capital Country Holiday Park on the fringe of Read Article

Riding the Riesling Trail- Stella’s blog

News | 19 Mar

You may be thinking, ‘why would kids enjoy the Riesling Trail?’ Sure, I have eight years to go until I can drink the stuff but my brother, sister and I had a Read Article

Exploring Batemans Bay

News | 18 Mar

Batemans Bay is a 3 and a half hour drive south of Sydney and is a great destination to use as a base to explore the Eurobodalla region. The Big4 Read Article

Follow the Sun Relay continues to Narooma

News | 16 Mar

The NSW South coast is putting on a wonderful show, with gorgeous sunny days, not ‘too cold’ swimming and wildlife encounters that we have never experienced before. Narooma (originally Noorooma) – Read Article

Pambula to Tathra

News | 14 Mar

A mere thirty minutes’ drive North of Pambula, we rolled into our next destination – Tathra. The unique mix of the East Australian Current with the nutrient rich Antarctic current Read Article

A caravanning dad 

News | 13 Mar

Travelling Australia for 12 months with my wife and three kids is a dream come true. As one approaches the big “four zero’’, it’s not uncommon to assess where you’re Read Article

Meet Jude- a retiree travelling solo!

News | 11 Mar

Traversing around our massive magical continent, we meet so many inspiring everyday Aussies from all walks of life, including more and more women- many of whom are travelling solo.  Jude Read Article

Rent, try, buy: the smart pathway to owning a motorhome

News | 08 Mar

Once you get the idea of buying a motorhome in your head, RV envy can strike every time you see one pass by.  For many, outside buying the family home, Read Article

From Eden to Pambula

News | 08 Mar

It’s simply stunning at Pambula Beach on the NSW Sapphire Coast. The area is about midway between Sydney and Melbourne. This makes it just a little too far for a Read Article

Road Tripping from Lakes Entrance to Eden

News | 03 Mar

Eden is the first town you come through when you cross the Victorian border. It is a 3-hour approx. drive from Lakes Entrance. We took our time, swapping drivers and Read Article

Follow the Sun- meet the Reeve family!

News | 01 Mar

We are the Reeve family (Adam 39, Mia 38, Jett 11 and Skye 9). Our family has been travelling full time across Australia for the past 14 months in a Read Article

A day in the life of a mum on the road

News | 01 Mar

I always thought those travelling families were constantly happy, without a care in the world, with children that happily played and were always safe where ever they went. The parents always got along because Read Article

Camping is a lifelong love for competition winners

News | 01 Mar

When Lynelle Remington received a phone call telling her she had won a brand-new Mitsubishi Triton, she thought it was a prank. It wasn’t. After purchasing an RVMAP accredited Goldstream Read Article

Do you know about commercial hire out cover?

News | 20 Feb

The team at Let’s Go Caravan Insurance recognise that a caravan is often an owner’s most treasured asset Rather than letting their caravan sit idle in the driveway, more and more Read Article

Echuca To Bendigo

News | 20 Feb

Leaving Echuca meant we sadly left the Murray River behind us as we headed south towards Bendigo. Our first stop for the day was the small town of Rochester. As Read Article

Community Welcomes RVs – Miriam Vale (Queensland)

News | 18 Feb

Look out for the ‘Community Welcomes Recreational Vehicles’ signage on your next trip and rest easy knowing that your destination is equipped to welcome you and your caravan, camper trailer, Read Article

Learning on the road with the Austins

News | 18 Feb

“When are we going to start school?” the kids continuously asked at the beginning of our travels. This may seem a bit odd, but we think it was the novelty Read Article

Get excited for Fair Day!

News | 14 Feb

Mardi Gras Fair Day is one of the most exciting events on the LGBTIQ+ calendar, and this year Caravan Industry Association of Australia is thrilled to be involved, along with Read Article

Swan Hill to Echuca

News | 13 Feb

After a couple of very relaxing days at Swan Hill, it was time to move on to Echuca. We always like being able to stop if we see something interesting, Read Article

Book a camping trip for Valentine’s Day

News | 12 Feb

Research shows Valentine’s Day camping trips are good for relationships With Valentines Day now just around the corner, sometimes the best gift can be time spent together in nature. Research Read Article

Reflecting on major competition win

News | 08 Feb

David and Sherryn Blower have always loved caravan and camping trips, and in 2017 their setup was upgraded more than they had ever expected. At the Queensland Caravan, Camping and Touring Supershow Read Article

Austins exploring regional Victoria!

News | 06 Feb

Echuca  The mighty Murray River!! What a destination. We all hear about the Murray but not a lot of people visit this quintessential Australian landmark compared to other coastal places. Echuca is situated right on Read Article

Making the most of Melbourne!

News | 05 Feb

Melbourne  Melbourne: Arty, stylish, cosmopolitan, cultural, athletic and sports obsessed – She may lack the natural beauty of her big sister (Sydney), but Australia’s ‘most livable’ city is far from the ugly little sister. She’s grown. Matured. She boasts beautifully Read Article

The Austins make their way through Victoria

News | 04 Feb

“Mum, Stella keeps looking at me.” “Well, stop touching me, Sage!” Whinging and arguing in the car can only be tolerated for so long. Being ‘chalkies’ by trade, we do Read Article

The Sapphire Coast with the Austin family

News | 31 Jan

Boyd Town  Getting caravan sites and any form of accommodation on the South Coast around the Christmas/New Year period is like ‘finding a needle in a haystack’. We called over 15 caravan parks Read Article

Mildura to Swan Hill

News | 30 Jan

Moving on from Mildura, we decided we would take the opportunity to check out some more Silo Art. So, we headed off towards the tiny village of Patchewollock. Patchy, as Read Article

Summer holidays with the Austins

News | 29 Jan

While our writings will have a focus on our methods of educating our children as we roam around Australia, we too need a summer holiday! Therefore, our content will feature more on the locations Read Article

Happy Campers – Meet the Dryland family!

News | 29 Jan

Happy Campers Series Episode 14 – Happy Campers for a Lifetime! Meet the Dryland’s, they are a multi generational family who have been coming to the same park every year Read Article

‘Back to work’ blues affect our happiness; camping holidays proven to help

News | 25 Jan

With Christmas, and New Year now done and dusted and the majority of adults back at work, it seems as though the holiday season is well and truly over for Read Article

BBQ hacks for the long weekend

News | 24 Jan

With the long weekend approaching, many people around the country might be heading off on a caravan or camping trip or spending time at the beach, while others will be Read Article

From Renmark to Mildura

News | 24 Jan

After reluctantly leaving Renmark, it was time to make our way to Mildura. The road to the border is long and straight and the countryside is mainly covered in Mallee Read Article

Do you know about Lay Up Cover?

News | 23 Jan

Most people don’t use their caravans all year round, so why have it insured that way? Let’s Go Caravan Insurance offers its customers “Lay Up Cover”. You can receive a Read Article

Exploring Renmark

News | 23 Jan

Although we could have easily spent the day lazing in the shade on the banks of the Murray River, we thought we would do a little bit of exploring around Read Article

Barossa Valley To Renmark

News | 23 Jan

After an awesome couple of days in the beautiful Barossa Valley, we were ready to hit the road and head to Renmark. Our first stop was in the small town Read Article

Meet our new bloggers- the Austin family!

News | 21 Jan

Lappin’ It Up – Livin’ in a Van Down Under “Let’s make it a year or more!” were the words that passed my lips the night I returned home from my first day back Read Article

Community Welcomes RV’s: Rylstone

News | 21 Jan

Rylstone is one of those charming country towns, boasting an extraordinary heritage streetscape and unexpected foodie delights, that you just can’t wait to tell your friends about. In the rustic Read Article

Jess and Andy’s Sapphire Coast itinerary

News | 17 Jan

The Sapphire Coast is the region in South East NSW stretching from Bermagui to the Victorian border. Having now spent two summer holidays serving coffee in this pristine region, it’s Read Article

Day 2 & 3 – Barossa Valley

News | 16 Jan

The Barossa Valley is one of the premier wine growing regions in Australia. With over 150 wineries in the area, it was a tough decision choosing which ones to visit. Read Article

Adelaide to the Barossa Valley

News | 14 Jan

Meet our new Follow the Sun travellers, Brenden and Mel! Our first day in the Dometic Winnebago was filled with winding roads, rolling hills and green, green vineyards. As we Read Article

Crossing the Nullabor

News | 11 Jan

Crossing the Nullarbor with Alice and Jen! The must do’s! Whether travelling East to West or West to East, your crossing the great treeless plain of the Nullarbor, definitely a Read Article

The Allure of Adelaide

News | 05 Jan

The charm of Adelaide city – its wide tree lined streets, the rooftop bars, the beaches, the mountain ranges that surround the city, the churches on every corner, the architecture Read Article

The Eyre and Graces of The Great Aussie Bight

News | 22 Dec

The bright bight and the Eyre Peninsula along the South Australian western coastline really is a breathtaking experience for any campervans and caravans – whether a single, a couple of Read Article

A Heart of Gold, Kalgoorlie WA

News | 19 Dec

As we drove into the town with its red dirt, shrubby landscape and old buildings, we had no expectation of what we could get from the town, nor what we Read Article

Does your caravan insurance cover theft or attempted theft of contents?

News | 13 Dec

Generally speaking, contents include bicycles, clothing and personal belongings, fishing equipment, home appliances, personal computers and their equipment, photographic equipment (including cameras and binoculars), removable carpets, furniture, furnishings and rugs, Read Article

Community Welcomes RV’s – Port Vincent South Australia

News | 11 Dec

Port Vincent is a popular seaside town 200kms from Adelaide on the east coast of Yorke Peninsula.  The picturesque bay is safe haven for yachts and water activities including kyaking, Read Article

Caravan and camping with the stars- Jason Hodges

News | 11 Dec

Caravan Industry Association of Australia is pleased to present the latest in our  ‘Caravan and camping with the stars’ video series. Throughout the series, we sit down with well-known Australians as they Read Article