GoSee looks at Christmas-New Year holiday gift ideas for travellers
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GoSeeAustralia has put together some Christmas-New Year great gift ideas from our industry supporters. They are ideal for travellers.
DreamPot the amazing portable DreamPot is the perfect eco-cooking appliance for your home and travel.
It’s your dream thermal cooker. No constant fuel or power source is required with DreamPot, yet it impressively serves up a brilliant range of easy, delicious and nutritious recipes for your family and friends, no matter where you are.
Purchase any model Dream-Pot from the DreamPot website before Christmas, get free delivery, and enter the draw to win your money back. Visit www.dreampot.com.au to order, or find a dealer near you.
Battery World gifts come with a charge. Every year, thousands of new products are introduced to the market that rely on batteries or portable power. In Australia, over 8,000 tonnes of batteries go into landfill each year so the choices we make about the batteries we use to power them is a major environmental issue.
GoSee uses new generation rechargeable batteries like the Eneloop ready-to-use low discharge batteries. The Eneloop which is exculsive to Battery World is a handy caravanning and camping gift.
OzTent Kokoda Chair
The Oztent Kokoda Chair is a no nonsense top quality heavy duty chair with super strong solid arms. Easy fold and erect procedure makes this chair very convenient to travel and camp with. A great chair for eating at a table. Comes with a full 5 Year Warranty and is rated to 150kgs. Chair comes complete with carry bag. Other models available.
New from Oztent is this great heavy duty stainless steel Multitool. It has two sharp knives, phillips head and flat head screw drivers, wood/metal file, spring loaded pliers and a bottle opener. Comes complete in its own heavy duty pouch with belt loops. Just what you need to Survive The Elements. 12 Months Warranty. Visit www.oztent.com
Ozpig is camping and cooking in style. Ozpig is a portable cooking system that doubles as a heater. It’s versatile. Easy to use. Light weight and fuel efficient. If there is just one luxury item to take camping with you, this is it. Ozpig is designed for campers who appreciate the pleasures of the great outdoors and who also like their luxuries.
Ozpig is not just for camping and caravanning – it makes a perfect wood fired heater on the back patio or apartment balcony to help you enjoy the winter months outdoors.
Know someone who already has an Ozpig? Why not check out the many accessories available on the Ozpig website www.ozpig.com.au
Transcool Portable 12v Evaporative Air Cooler. Portable air cooling that you can take anywhere with a 12 volt or 240 volt* power supply. Ideal for you or your pets in your caravan, camper, tent 4WD, truck or boat. The affordable and effective solution in 12 volt air cooling to create a more relaxing environment! Buy online price: $299 + $24 P & H anywhere in Australia.
CamperLED is the brightest waterproof Go-Anywhere LED lightbar. Perfect for caravanning, camping, boating, fishing, around the home and workplace. 80,000 hour LED lighting, cleverly resisted allowing wide operating voltages up to 90% less power consumption. 2 PVC clips provided ensuring multi-hanging options for all applications. 5 year full replacement Warranty! Free delivery Australia wide. Visitwww.camperledaustralia.com.au
Thetford Porta Potti. If you are looking for a comfortable, practical and durable portable toilet that doesn't have to be connected to a drainage or water system, Thetford has the perfect solution for you: the Porta Potti.
Discover this world renowned Thetford invention for yourself. Various sizes available.
With average use the Porta Potti can be used for 3-5 days before the waste tank requires emptying. Simply and hygienically the waste tank of the Porta Potti can be detached and taken to the nearest waste disposal point.
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Techni Ice. As a truly Australian owned company ,Techniice Manufacture and distribute these High Performance Commercial Grade Gel packs, Ice packs, Dry ice packs, Cool boxes, Iceboxes, Portable Fridge Freezers and Cooler bags.
Completely committed to better design, lower prices and continuous product development , the compnay stands alone as the supplier of the highest quality products at close to half the retail price.
With its Global Headquarters in Melbourne, Victoria, Techniice has made available commercial grade high performance products to the general public through their Factory Outlet in Frankston besides delivering these products direct to homes across Australia using Australia Post. www.techniice.com
Finika offers a range of unique giftware including an assortment of Gorjuss Bags, Lego lunchboxes for kids, and homeware items. Finika is based at the Halls Gap Lakeside Caravan Park, visit the shop or buy online.www.finika.com.au
ARB Umhauers - RV, Ute, Van & 4WD Accessories. The one stop shop for all Caravan, 4WD, Touring, Camping and Vehicle accessories - One trip, One stop. With everything under the one roof, Life was never meant to be hard.
Umhauers has positioned itself as a supplier of products and services to cater for all needs of motor vehicles, caravan and motorhomes. Now in Geelong and Warrnambool Victoria.www.umhauers.com.au
Boomerang ID – Superior ID Tag Technology
If you love it... then TAG it with Boomerang ID for Pets and Property.
Losing anything is heartbreaking...Lose a pet - there is that fear they will never make it home again, lose property like your mobile, iPAD, camera or car keys - why would anyone bother to try to return it? Why? Because Bommerang ID help finders report their find instantly - day or night - via the freecall 1800 number and/or the QR code on the ID tag or ID sticker. Buy a Gift Pack online today.
The Great Australian Doorstep DVD’s. The Great Australian Doorstep is a travel TV show, hosted by Peter 'Spida' Everitt, that shows off the smaller Australian towns, how great they are, the people who live there and why they are a brilliant choice for a family holiday. GAD explores the variety of things to see and do around town and show how lucky the locals are as it’s on their doorstep.
Visit the Great Australian Doorstep website and buy their DVD’s of their shows. A great gift idea.www.greataustraliandoorstep.com
Award RV Superstore. In December 2011 Australian RV become the biggest caravan and camping accessory store in the Southern Hemisphere. With over 3000 square meters of accessories at 924 Burwood Hwy Ferntree Gully, Victoria. All your caravan and camping accessory needs will be fullfilled.
Gift ideas include camping books and maps, dinner sets, vacuum seal systems, camping mats, and picnic tables. Now you can buy online Australia Wide. www.awardrv.com.au
Mozzi Boat Loaders. Want to go fishing in less than three minutes? With Mozzi Boat Loaders you can. The Mozzi Boat Loader is built from lightweight aluminium with removable wheels making travel with a boat as easy and user friendly as possible. It’s exactly what the angler-traveller has been waiting for.
The aluminium roof rack and boat trailer weigh just 67kgs. After the wheels are removed it only weighs 60kgs.
When you have finished your travels, just back the trailer into your shed and enjoy having a roof rack that is strong and usable.
The Mozzi Boat Loader system is fully patented and is the only product like it on the market. www.mozzi.com.au
The House of Anvers Chocolate Factory. When you visit the House of Anvers in Latrobe Tasmania you can see their qualified confectionery staff tempering, moulding and enrobing fine couverture chocolates, truffles, pralines, fudges and more.You can taste and buy from the fine Anvers Confectionery range in our retail shop, or.....If you love great chocolate you can now get it sent to your door anywhere is Australia.
Their on-line shop makes purchase of products easy. There is a great range from award winning handmade truffles to chocolate hampers.
The House of Anvers will bubble wrap and icepack your order, plus send to your door overnight via Australia Post. The company does not send orders over the weekend. Allow 3-4 working days for delivery. www.anvers-chocolate.com.au
Food Trail Tours – Cairns QLD. The Food Trail Tours experience is a gourmet food and wine day tour from Cairns visiting food producers and processors, while exploring the flat plains, rolling hills and lush rainforest of the Atherton Tablelands. The tour includes tropical fruit wines, coffee and macadamias plantations, plus a cheeses and chocolate factory. Surprise a loved one with one of these great tours. www.foodtrailtours.com.au
de Brueys Boutique Wines – Mareeba QLD. Experience and taste the fabulous fermentations of the lychee, mango, jaboticaba, bush cherry, mulberry, passionfruit and star apple at the unique de Brueys Boutique Winery and Functions Venue. Buy some Tropical Wine or Port online, with delivery available Australia wide. An unusual and thoughtful gift.
Top Tourist Parks Gift Voucher. Give someone the perfect excuse to take a well earned holiday. Unsure what to get someone for their birthday, Christmas or anniversary, or is a work colleague retiring? Why not give them Top Tourist Parks Gift Vouchers.
Available in $20 and $50 denominations and valid for 24 months, the Top Tourist Gift Voucher is the perfect gift to give. Top Tourist Parks Gift Vouchers can be used to pay for any accommodation costs at any Top Tourist Park around Australia, so with over 200 Parks Australia wide, you are never far from a Top Tourist Park. So if you are looking for that perfect gift - order now.
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The Hose Bag is a practical, simple solution to stowing hoses which seem to have a mind of theirown. The Hose Bag comes in Small and Large sizes.There is also a Cable Bag. The Hose Bag is ideal for stowing up to 20 metres of the stiffer type of potable water hose.
The Hose Bag can also be used to stow up to 10 metres of the ribbed black sullage hose. The Hose Bag can then be stowed away neatly in the same storage space every time.
It will maintain the same size and shape as it was when last stowed.
There is a DVD on www.thehosebag.com.au shows how to end wrestling matches with hoses by using the thumb and forefinger of your left hand and pushing the hose into the bag with your right.
Travelbuddy 12V and 24V ovens can be used in the car, caravan RV and at home. Just plug in the 12v TravelBuddy oven into the energy source in your car, truck or caravan when leaving home, place your food inside, and a hot pie or other food will ready when you arrive. www.12-24voltovens.com.au
From GoSeeAustralia comes a custom-built drill attachment for winding caravan stabilizer legs. Valued at $25.95 the attachment makes a snap of making sure the caravan is stable on the campsite.
GoSee has had a supply made and the stabiliser winder attachment will be drawn as a TravelSmart Club members prize every couple of months. The winding tool attaches to cordless or corded drills. (It is available for purchase on the GoSee Shopping Cart from http://shopping.goseeaustralia.com.au/10990/)
Hayman Reese plays a big part in the free GoSee TravelSmart Members Club benefits which include reliable towing and product information for GoSeeAustralia and GoSee New Zealand members.
Their website is worth a visit for an original gift for caravanners and RV people.
From the ocean and outback estuaries to fashion houses, Mermaid Leather produces unique, aesthetically appealing strong fish and shark leather. Designers throughout Australia have embraced the delicate pattern of fish leather for its soft sensual texture yet robust strength.
Established in 1989 in the pristine coastal Golden Outback town of Esperance, Western Australia, two local fishermen saw a need to recycle skins from the fish processing food industry. This environmentally friendly philosophy and sustainable outlook is the anchor behind Mermaid’s family run business that prides itself on its exclusive handcrafted fish leather.
The Mermaid Leather studio showcases quality handbags, wallets and leather accessories made under contract by Australian designers. They also produce a range of affordable fish leather gifts and souvenirs in our studio workshop.
The range includes:
Barramundi and Kangaroo Wallets
Stingray - handbags, wallets, keyrings etc
Stationery - inlcudes fish leather paper, letter openers
Crafts - Bags of fish scales - They have been used for jewellery making, stainglass effects, artificial flowers, sequins for dress making, scrapbooking, guitar plectrums and many other unique crafting projects. Fish Leather scraps - Ideal for an oceanic theme in any project, fish leather has been used by enthusiasts for weaving, wrist bands, earrings, necklaces, collage, sculpting, woodwork inlay, applique and many more. Let your imagination wander. www.mermaidleather.com.au
Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo Christmas star in festive toys for (big) girls and boys
For big Festive fun toys for girls and boys Northstar, in Kippa-Ring, Queensland has Grand Cherokee Laredo 3.6 litre 4WD's in stock and available for $49,000 drive away.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee CRD diesel, with a 3500Kg tow capacity is in demand across Australian dealerships but the value diesel is available for immediate delivery from Northstar on the Redcliffe Peninsula about 27km from Brisbane CBD.
The value news for people who tow is the Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo CRD 5dr diesel performance in the Auto Clubs of Australia's Best Car Awards. The Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo diesel scored 1082 possible points. The judges gave it a 9 on price. The category is All Terrain 4WD.
The Land Rover Discovery 4 SDV6 SE was the outright winner in the category with Jeep Grand Cherokee 2nd . The Disco rated 5 on price. The Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo was $34,300 cheaper than the Disco before on-road costs.
The star in the east number for the Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo is the judges rating on depreciation. 9 for the Jeep 6 for the Disco. The other highs for the Jeep are all 9's - safety, performance, handling.
Northstar Volkswagen is offering Christmas presents with gift-wrapped deals on 2012 plated Volkswagens available for immediate delivery. Right now Northstar is down to 2 MY12 Amarok Highline manual Utes at $49,900 driveaway. The saving is more than $8000. ABN, Corporate and Corporate Plus customers get an even better deal.
The Volkswagen Amarok has defended its title as 4x4 Australia Magazine’s 2012 4x4 Ute of the Year, confirming its benchmark position in the segment. 4x4 Australia’s Ute of the Year award, judged by Australia’s most experienced 4x4 road testers, comprises of a mix of freeway, secondary back-roads, dirt roads and very steep, challenging national park and state forest tracks during a rigorous four-day test route.
Don’t forget to check GoSee's own online shopping cart for more suggestions, and please, when you contact any of our advertisers mention that you found them on the GoSeeAustralia.com.au website.
For more information
contact: Garth Morrison
Editor Go See Australia and Go See New Zealand Directory
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|Transcool Portable 12v Evaporative Air Cooler|
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