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Friday, March 24, 2017

Dual role solar panel

We take a Projecta 120W portable solar panel and turn it into a roof-mounted panel for a camper, offering dual-purpose flexibility for solar power. By Anthony Kilner It was November 2015 when Jane and I drove...

Think you know how to tow?

I didn’t, but completing a tow course changed all that… Words Morgan Lane Images Sam Rees Jones Since my induction into the caravan world last September, I have received a crash course in all things caravan...

The Great Caravan Rego Rip-Off

The alarming disparity of registration costs makes absolutely no sense and it could cost you a small fortune. Here’s the breakdown state-by-state. By Phil Lord Transferring a caravan into your name and registering it can be...

Is LPG the forgotten fuel?

Did the turbo-diesel onslaught kill what’s really an economic fuel choice? With diesel priced on par with (or more than) petrol, we re-examine LPG. Words Colin Young  LPG – Liquefied Petroleum Gas – has long been...

Schooling on the Road

When you travel around Australia with your school-aged children, you have three homeschooling options that depend on your personal circumstances and preferences. No matter which road you take, there is no right or wrong...

Is your caravan safe and legal?

Follow our 20-point check list to make sure. Words by Colin Young, Caravan Council of Australia, photography by Morgan Lane You have invested a lot of money in your caravan or camper, and it is important...

How to Pick the Right Tow Vehicle

How do you know that the vehicle or van you've chosen matches the other in terms of safe and legal towing? Here's help... by Colin Young, Caravan Council of Australia Choosing the right tow-vehicle for a...

Don’t Buy a Lemon

Buying second-hand can be fraught with danger. Here are 10 things you’ll want to consider to avoid a world of citrus-tainted heartache. By Anthony Kilner Not everyone can afford a new product, so the second-hand market...

12 Pros & Cons of Lithium Batteries

It’s flexible but expensive, - is lithium power right for you? By Collyn Rivers PROS 1 - ENERGY LEVELS LifePO4 batteries will release energy at any level required in RV use. Given adequate inverter capacity virtually all your...

Massive Attack

Last month we made the case for a big truck in theory. This month we drive in reality. By Robert Pepper Ever looked at an F250 or Silverado and wondered what it’s like to drive? Wonder...
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