After many smaller trips around Australia in a succession of caravans and a motorhome, CMCA members Cathy and Grant decided to explore the unpaved roads that crisscross the country on an extended trip and camp under the stars in comfort.
This wonderful collection of places is guaranteed to impress the whole family with plenty of opportunities to swim, climb, bike, paddle and toast a marshmallow, and just enough facilities to clean the kids up afterwards.
Everyone dreams of escaping, of ditching the workday routine and living every day like it’s the weekend. The great news is leaving behind the 9-to-5 grind and embracing an off-the-grid nomadic lifestyle may be easier than you think.
You’ve been waiting all year for the big family getaway. The gear is ready, expectations are high, the kids (and you) are excited, but then the boss says you can’t have the time off work. What do you do? You holiday close to home.
The iconic Queensland outback town of Birdsville is famous for its races and remote music festival, but there are plenty of other attractions – and personalities – that make this a year-round destination
Victoria’s Baw Baw Shire offers a cross-section of regional delights thanks to the thriving arts and foodie centre at Yarragon while the nature-centric townships of Erica and Rawson offer a slice of remote relaxation
A wonderful part of travelling is the opportunity to meet new people and gather information on where to go and what to do...So, here are some hot tips The Wanderer team gathered while embarking on a half lap around Australia.
A whole new way to discover the fantastic Fraser Coast!
A visit to Queensland’s Fraser Coast – host of the CMCA Anniversary Rally in April, 2013 - has just got even more exciting, interactive and engaging. This summer the Fraser Coast launches a brand new attraction – the Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere.
In their earlier years, much of the KEA motorhome fleet was based on the Ford Transit, both van and cab-chassis but now in Australia they use Mercedes-Benz Sprinters for their two-, four- and six-berth motorhomes..
The team at Lifestyle holiday parks, Discovery Parks, has come up with its top five bakeries on some of Australia’s most popular road trips – and who wouldn’t want to stop for a bite at a great Aussie bakery.