On the Road

Inside Australia’s haunted attractions

Australia is well known for its beautiful beaches, unparalleled natural beauty and vast spaces. It also happens to be home to some of the most haunted places in the world – from creepy mansions to eerie jails. Let Caravanning Australia guide you through some other-worldly destinations that will give you the chills. Port Arthur, Tasmania … Continued

Caravanning from the back seat: How to beach day the right way

Below is an article by Tom McGay for our regular Caravanning from the back seat feature. Coronavirus hasn’t been great at all for both national and international travelling. Along with places in heavy lockdown, non Covid affected areas are still feeling the repetitive nature of this troubling time. I’ve found beaches are the best way to have … Continued

First road trip series: Travelling with pets

So, you’re close to setting out on your first adventure across the country but something’s missing – your trusted companion! Taking your four-legged friends along for the ride will be an unforgettable experience but there are precautions that need to be taken. Here are Caravanning Australia’s top tips for travelling with your furry friends. Plan … Continued

Caravanning from the back seat: 5 new gadgets for travelling that your family has to have

Below is an article by Tom McGay for our regular Caravanning from the back seat feature. Every traveller’s worst nightmare is under packing! I know from experience after a 10-hour drive just finding out you forgot to pack clothes or camping equipment is super frustrating. Below are 5 new gadgets 2020 has brought us that you should … Continued

Australia’s quirkiest locations

From gnome colonies to underground curiosities, many places of the weird and wonderful variety can be found in our very own backyard. Here are some of Caravanning Australia’s top Australian locations that break the mould. William Ricketts Sanctuary Mount Dandenong, Victoria In the idyll of the Dandenong Ranges among its towering pines and lush ferns … Continued

Your first road trip: Budgeting for a trip

The next stop on the ‘Your first road trip’ series is an essential component – budgeting. While this may not seem as exciting as brainstorming locations to visit, budgeting correctly will help get you to these glorious destinations. Here are Caravanning Australia’s top tips on budgeting correctly for your first road trip: Prioritise your trip … Continued

Planning an eco-friendly road trip

Purchasing an environmentally friendly vehicle can be quite pricey – and you also run the risk of not locating a charging station in time while on an adventure. Shrinking our carbon footprint while on road trips can positively benefit the world but the costs can be quite high. There are changes that are easy to … Continued

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