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Motorhome hire from Cairns

Are you considering picking up a motorhome hire from Cairns and thinking about your itinerary? Then look no further and add this to your bucket list adventures! Picture yourself surrounded by lush green rainforest, breathing in the rich, earthy smell of the forest floor mingled with the sweet scent of freshwater, bird calls filling the […]

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Motorhome Hire Options – Two berth with toilet/shower

Sometimes it can be confusing as to which is the best motorhome hire for you. Everyone’s needs and budget are different, however, one of the most popular motorhomes for couples is a two-berth with a toilet and shower on board. Grab yourself a cuppa and watch this 6-minute video that will take you on a […]

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Out on the road in your motorhome hire? Here’s our top 8 campsites with pools!

As you may know, at Gallivanting Oz, we’re all about motorhome hire…but we also know a thing or two about campgrounds! Whether you’ve gone for a luxury motorhome hire for a romantic getaway, or a big comfortable family motorhome hire and have a couple of ankle-biters in tow, there’s nothing finer than heading back to […]

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The Undara Lava Tubes in a motorhome hire

Are the Undara Lave Tubes on your Cairns motorhome hire itinerary? The small tropical city of Cairns in far North Queensland welcomes millions of visitors each year, who flock from all over the world to visit two of Australia’s biggest natural drawcards; the twin World Heritage Areas of the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree […]

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Weather travel tips for motorhome hire in Australia

The Australian climate can be very confusing, even to our Australian travellers! We often get asked for motorhome hire up in the Northern Territory over our summer, but as it is the wet season, travel is not usually advisable! The climate in Australia can be complex to understand, so we’ve written this blog to help explain […]

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Creating family memories in a motorhome hire

When you are planning your next family holiday in a motorhome hire, it’s easy to create family memories with these easy ‘quality time’ activities! Hands up who’s ever secretly felt a bit daunted by the prospect of spending an extended period cooped up with the kids?  Please don’t feel alone – as it happens, we […]

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Stressbusting during the COVID-19 crisis

A few tips on self-care! Over the last couple of weeks, you may have found yourself doing some weird stuff.  Compulsively seeking out new information, speaking a little too fast, not thinking straight or feeling unexpectedly teary, restless or irritable. Maybe waking up in the middle of the night and not being able to get […]

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Taking a break from Coronavirus (COVID-19) – how to holiday while you practise social distancing!

The coronavirus pandemic has forced countries worldwide to place restrictions on international travel and mass gatherings (500+ people).  Consequently, international travel plans have been disrupted, postponed and cancelled. But what about domestic travel? There are currently no restrictions on domestic travel and Gallivanting Oz remains open for business, along with countless stunning destinations, attractions, and […]

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Top 5 Reasons why to choose an Australian based company to book your motorhome hire in Australia.

There are thousands of great experiences to choose from when planning your motorhome holiday in Australia – and the chances are, an Australian based specialist motorhome hire consultant has either experienced it already themselves, in addition to helping other travellers to plan similar adventures. If you are already based in Australia, you’ll know the benefit […]