Weight … What about the water?

Weight … What about the water?

Weight … What about the water? If you’re in the 4WD and/or caravan scene you’d have to be blind Freddy if you haven’t seen, heard or read something on weights and loading issues of late. It’s a growing concern for a number of reasons including on road...
Water Filtration

Water Filtration

Please listen to this short excerpt from a previous podcast, then read the blog below. Since recording this, the filter we talk about has been tested … with some surprising results. Andrew and I recently chatted about water filtration device types and why you...
New Year’s Resolution

New Year’s Resolution

Do you make New Year’s Resolutions? I normally don’t, but reckon this year (or is it next year), that I might have a go. But what do I do, it has to be caravan and camping related and maybe something I haven’t done before? I’ve started a list, take a look and feel...
Towing Mirrors

Towing Mirrors

We spend heaps on a shiny new van, then often scrimp on the extras needed for towing it. Let’s talk mirrors … strap on, magnetic or the big elephant ears, permanently mounted extendable style? As always, your individual circumstances will dictate the sort you get, how...
Service

Service

Our Pre Trip Checks podcast highlighted the importance of getting your van serviced regularly. So, it just so happened we needed ours serviced and I called on Craig Morgan to come out and take a look. Craig has recently set up his mobile service in Adelaide. Fantastic...
Pre Trip Checks

Pre Trip Checks

I just did a search on line for caravan check lists, there are heaps around and truth be known a lot have the same information, I wonder who wrote the first one for all to copy? So, I’m not going to re-invent the wheel, we are all different and have different set ups....
Caravanning With Kids

Caravanning With Kids

Who goes caravanning with kids? Gidday, Andrew Kennedy here … I remember when we started camping our ‘kids’ were a bit older and our memories of them joining us are a bit vague. Sure we have some pics that help, but we didn’t write a lot down,...