May 24th, 2012
SO, you’ve packed the kids in a Brisbane campervan rental and you’re ready for adventure, but suddenly find you’re not quite sure to go from there? The answer is a no-brainer. Hit the motorway, head south for an hour, take exit No.60 and Gold Coast Holiday Park (www.goldcoastholidaypark.com.au) awaits.
Gold Coast Holiday Park is perfectly located in Helensvale, right in the heart of theme park territory, and it’s literally walking distance away from Movie World, Wet’n’Wild and the Australian Outback Spectacular, while only a short drive from Dreamworld, Whitewater World and Seaworld.
Park owner Theo Whitmont told me that [...]
May 16th, 2012
THERE is not a lot at Arno Bay, but that’s exactly what we wanted.
A great pub, a few local shops and a caravan park so close to the water that at one point I thought the waves were going to crash into the campervans and caravans! It is truly a ‘get-away’ place.
If you are in South Australia and choose an Adelaide campervan rental, getting there is easy. Pick up your camper in the city and head north-west about 530km.
Or, like we did, you can take the car and passenger ferry from Wallaroo on the Yorke Peninsula, just [...]
May 9th, 2012
The advent of smart phones and the online app store have added a whole new dimension to travel giving you the ability to plan, purchase, explore, share and record your travels all in real time from virtually anywhere in the world with virtually anyone in the world.
Today there are over a staggering 500,000 apps available on iTunes of which close to 20,000 cover travel alone. Although a later starter Android has played fast catch-up and has an equally impressive 500,000 apps although travel has yet to gain quite the same numbers as iTunes. The third and most recent player in the [...]
May 1st, 2012
Discover what makes this 4 Wheel Drive the perfect companion for two to take you off the beaten track and discover the ultimate Australian camping adventure.
Vehicle: Kea 4 Wheel Drive Rental – 2+1 berth
Style: LandCruiser Wheel Drive Camper 2011 and later models
Engine: 4.5L Turbo Diesel
Fuel: 14 litre per 100km / 2 x 90 Litre tanks
Features: Manual, 5 Speed, Power Steering, ABS, Air Bags
Beds: 1 x double and 1 single – linen provided
Kitchen: 1 Burner Gas Stove, Fridge, all Cooking utensils
Bathroom: External Shower, 90 Litre Fresh water tank
Storage: Internal in rear area