Every trailer must be fitted with a vehicle plate that contains crucial information the trailer’s owner needs to know.

Caravanning. It’s Australia’s favourite pastime but to do it safely and legally requires an understanding of some essential terminology. Weights are a …

Of all the accessories, knick-knacks and odds and ends in my garage related to caravanning, none are more frequently used than my …

If money grew on trees, we’d all be travelling in Lexus 4WDs towing top-end caravans, with satellite dishes, chandeliers and personal chefs. …

The trend of renting your van to fellow adventurers when you aren’t using is taking the caravan world by storm. If you’re …

Before the advent of the house battery, there was a period when appliances in most caravans and motorhomes relied on the alternator …

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Share and Share Alike

The trend of renting your van to fellow adventurers when you aren’t using is taking the caravan world by storm. If you’re interested in joining the sharing economy, here’s everything you need to know. Of course, renting out assets isn’t a new concept, and caravan rental services have existed almost as long as caravans have. The difference is that now technology is enabling individuals to do it for themselves and compete with the big

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Cold-cranking Amps Explained

Before the advent of the house battery, there was a period when appliances in most caravans and motorhomes relied on the alternator and starting battery from the engine for their power needs. This was fine when underway as the alternator would typically produce enough power to handle the requirements of both the engine and appliances but it left a gap when parked. Unless plugged into a regular source like a 240V at a caravan

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How To Photograph Your RV Like A Pro

There is no better feeling than loading up your RV, hitting the open road and relaxing in the great outdoors. However, when you’re constantly on the move it’s easy to forget all the places you and your caravan, camper or motorhome have travelled to along the way. There’s no better way to remember your experiences on the road than to look at photographs. Here’s some simple advice on how to take better pictures of

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Radio Antennae: Does Length Matter?

Australia is a very large country with a very small population, mostly living around the east and southern coastlines, which results in a number of challenges with different communicating systems. Just about everyone has a mobile phone these days but there are large areas of outback Australia where there’s no reliable service. Satellite phones are now more readily available but they are expensive to own and to operate. Which, for those who like to

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