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Adelaide to Darwin 2017 Escorted motorhome tour highlights

Wow! What an adventure and eye opening experience. Driving through the stunning wine regions of South Australia and north to Australia’s iconic outback, marvelling at vast deserts and spectacular canyons, before travelling through World Heritage listed national parks to finish up their incredible journey in the lush and tropical Top End! Here’s a video to […]

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Tregole National Park

If you are out and about in your campervan and are looking for interesting routes across Australia and places to stop at along your way, you could check out our travel route suggestions. Our Travel Routes page has heaps of really helpful information on places you can stop at and explore when you are out […]

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Hamilton Motorhome Show 2017

With the New Zealand Hamilton Motorhome Show fast approaching next month in September, have you got your ticket yet? If you are preparing for your dream Motorhome Holiday in Australia, then drop in to the New Zealand Hamilton Motorhome show. Gallivanting Oz will be presenting at the show sharing insightful information about travelling around Australia. […]

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Blackall and the Woolscour

If you are venturing up through the heart of Queensland, then you may find yourself passing through Blackall. With a population of 3,000, this quiet country town is nestled on the banks of the Barcoo River with trees down the centre of the main street, lots of old-style pubs and a lazy air that’s quite […]

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Staircase to the moon 2018 dates

When the conditions are right, from March to October, if you happen to be in Broome on the below dates, then you’ll be in for a treat with the natural phenomenon ‘Staircase to the Moon’. If you are planning a trip up the western Australian coastline and find yourself along the Pilbara and Kimberley coastline […]

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Motorhome Rentals Darwin

Gateway to World Heritage listed Kakadu National Park and the lush and remote Top End, Darwin is a popular waterfront city, fringed by tropical parkland and beaches. You’ll love the relaxed outdoor lifestyle here – colourful beachfront markets, friendly locals, vibrant international food scene and breathtakingly magnificent sunsets. Stroll through the city centre of Darwin […]

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Tasmania Escorted Motorhome Tour Highlights 2017

Our second escorted tour around Tasmania returned from their adventure earlier in 2017 and WOW! What a trip! In a breathtaking journey which took them all the way around this enchanting island, our Gallivanters experienced the very best that Tassie has to offer – wild and pristine environments of windswept coastlines, dense ancient forests, crystal […]

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Save money when travelling in Australia

We’ve already covered off how to select the best vehicle for your needs and some tips for keeping your budget down while on the road here in this blog. However, there are some other ways that you can save money… before you even leave home! If you are looking to save money when travelling in […]

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Australian fauna – things you need to know!

Did you know that Australia is one of the most important nations on Earth for its biodiversity. It is home to more species than any other developed country. One of the best things about exploring this vast country is the close encounters that you’ll have with amazing animals that you won’t get to see anywhere […]

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Finding water when travelling around Australia

If you’re planning on travelling around Australia, one of the driest inhabited continents on earth, it’s a very good idea to be aware of how you can access water on your travels! Water is available from many locations in Australia.  There are many different publications such as the Camps Australia Wide Guide which let you […]