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Best mobile phone coverage in Australia – staying connected!

With the latest technological advancements in the mobile phone market, you might find it useful to know which network operators have the best mobile phone coverage in Australia. Whether you’re an Australian or visiting from overseas, you’ll need to find out what is the best for you and your existing mobile phone plan – this […]

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Mobile phones and driving in Australia – what are the rules?

In general, you’ll probably find the best rule of thumb and safest rule to go by, is to avoid using your phone completely while driving. You are allowed to use hands free devices in Australia, but not if it means you have to hold the phone or touch the phone to activate a call. In […]

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Scenic flights over the Kakadu National Park

What better way than to experience the breathtaking eminence of Australia’s largest National Park covering almost 20,000 km2 (just a fraction smaller in size than the country of Wales) and home to Aboriginal people for more than 65,000 years! If you are planning on heading to this area and would like to know more information […]

Taronga Zoo, Sydney, NSW

Motorhome Rentals Sydney

If you are picking up your motorhome rental from Sydney, you’ll be in for a treat to start your amazing road trip from this vibrant city. During your time in Sydney, be amazed by one of the world’s great cityscapes and enjoy its natural beauty, from unspoilt beaches to public gardens with the added bonus […]

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Top Tips: Saving money when travelling around Australia

If you are planning a motorhome holiday in Australia, find out how to save money while you are travelling. As experienced travellers of this diverse country, we have put together a list of money saving tips which could save you big $$ Specials offers – get the most out of seasonal special offers and make […]

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Covi Motorhome, Caravan & Outdoor Show 2018

Come and join us at the Covi Motorhome, Caravan & Outdoor Show, 16 – 18 March. We’re hopping over the ditch next month to set up our stand and settle in for the 3-day Covi Motorhome, Caravan & Outdoor Show in Auckland 2018. Have you got your ticket yet? If you are planning on coming […]

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Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve – the jewel in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland

Overlooking the Glass House Mountains National Landscape, the sprawling 55 hectares of subtropical rainforest of Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve is a must if you are visiting the remnants of the rainforest that once covered the Blackall Range in southeast Queensland. One our Gallivanters spent an incredible afternoon here over the weekend and just had to […]

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Top 10 Things to do when you are in Sydney – part 1

Welcome to our Top 10 Things to do when you are in Sydney, this blog will divulge the first 5! There is so much we wanted to say about these places, we thought we’d give you a comprehensive run down with heaps of useful information and share over them two blog posts. Read Part 2 […]

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Motorhome hire in Australia made easy

2018 is the perfect time for a motorhome holiday in Australia! If you are looking at hiring a motorhome and have unanswered questions about a motorhome holiday in Australia, then this blog is for you. We often hear these questions from our customers when they come to us: What size vehicle should I get? When’s […]

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Top 5 things to do in Melbourne

Melbourne: Australia’s coffee and cultural capital, a city of architecture, art among the infamous laneways, a city thriving with fantastic restaurants, quirky cafes and charming little side streets that’ll keep you busy exploring for days! To make your time in Melbourne easier, we have selected not only the Top 5 highlights but suggestions that go […]