The real ol’ Bourke.

The real ol’ Bourke.

When Russell and Tracey Shepherd decided to buy a motel, they weren’t banking on getting the whole town. But that’s what they got when they bought the ageing premises now known as the Bourke Riverside Motel. The property is made up of the old hotel, bank,...
Solo Traveller – Meet Jo

Solo Traveller – Meet Jo

Meet Jo. Everybody should meet Jo because she makes travelling and meeting people along your journey so much fun. Bubbly is one word to describe Jo, but it still doesn’t quite do her justice when you get to meet Jo. Travelling around Australia on her own has...
Podcast / Workshop – INSURANCE

Podcast / Workshop – INSURANCE

At this year’s Let’s Go Caravan & Camping Lifestyle Show in South Australia, Chris and I had lot’s of fun presenting a series of workshops. They were very well received and a great success, thanks to all that participated and attended. In this...
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...
Bit of this … Bit of that!

Bit of this … Bit of that!

The Blakemores and the Kennedys like to get away as much as we can. When we do, we generally end up enjoying a drop or two during happy hour, then start chatting about this and that. This was one of those occasions … this time at the Strathalbyn Caravan Park. We...
Dual Batteries – Solar

Dual Batteries – Solar

Solar Power can get so confusing. What size do I need, what can I run, what about dual batteries, how are they connected, do I use a solid panel or a folding panel? The list goes on! I headed down to Redarc and spoke to Steve Moore, he even told me what a BCDC is. A...