|25 Aug 2015||Situated on over four acres of beautiful bush land in the middle of the Gem fields in Central Queensland, Sapphire Caravan Park (formerly Sunrise Cabins) offers its guests a peaceful and tranquil stay.|
The Sapphire Gem fields are situated in Central Queensland on the tropic of Capricorn, 320 km West of Rockhampton, 400 Km East of Longreach and 42 km West of Emerald on the Capricorn Highway.
|25 Aug 2015||Crows Nest Caravan Park is situated on the ridges of the Great Dividing Range, 45 kms north of Toowoomba, Queensland, an easy 35 minutes drive along the New England Highway.|
The caravan park can handle really Big Rigs to 35m.
Stay seven days and get the 8th day free. Group bookings of five caravans or more 10 per cent discount on daily rate.
Set on over seven acres of rolling lawns and gardens, this is Four Star accommodation with a smile.
|25 Aug 2015||If you are new to handling finance and loans the process can seem technical and complicated.|
So to help with the process and help you find good caravan finance, this guide from Savvy Caravan + Motorhome Finance gives a clearer picture of how it all works.
There are many individual banks and caravan lenders out there, but it makes much more sense to use a broker. A broker has connections with many lenders and knows the market much better than someone navigating it on their own.
|23 Aug 2015||The VicParks conference at Lorne launched a Community Welcomes Recreational Vehicles program free to participating Local Government Authorities.|
Easily accessible parking within walking distance of facilities is the requirement for a participating Local Government Area to be part of the program.
When a Local Government Authority joins VicParks will provide a hi-resolution jpeg file to provide the signage which points to the accessible parking.
|18 Aug 2015||Ten years from now look at a picture of yourself and you will say: 'Damn I look good'.|
That friends is the inevitable truth. GSA knows this because Chris Helder told 330 delegates to the VicParks Conference at the Mantra in Lorne of this self-evident fact of life.
His workshop reflects the path to new ideas, courtesy of Gerry Ryan OAM, founder of Australia's leading caravan builder Jayco.
|17 Aug 2015||SA's Alan Pam Garth and Lisa are at the VicParks annual conference at the Mantra Lorne today.|
The Great Ocean Road is one of the most amazing drives in world tourism at any time of year.
Lorne is a must do on the GOR experience. The Mantra is traditional beachside accommodation on a grand scale.
One of the conference star turns is the Jayco Leisure Home on the lawn outside the Mantra front doors. The turn part is the wondering that is going on among delegates at the skill and determination which brought it around the challenging curves of the Great Ocean Road to its Lorne showplace.
|15 Aug 2015||Kui Parks reports it is at 51 member parks and rising GSA was told at the Wodonga Caravan and Camping Expo last weekend. GSA first carried an Information Article on Kui Parks in January as Bert van Spronsen, Kui Founder and Managing Director set out to find parks which fill the gap between free camping and big destination parks.|
GoSeeAustralia found plenty to be interested in among caravan industry offerings at Wodonga.
Here are some snaps we took as we wandered about with the big Wodonga crowd in the sunshine.
|12 Aug 2015||Richard Davis is exceptional in his service to the caravan and camping industry in Australia over decades.|
This week Richard Davis retired at the annual conference after 40 years as a Board Member and President of SA Parks.
In a marathon performance the SA Parks President, who is a foundation member, has been a driving force since SA Parks incorporated in 1976.
|6 Aug 2015||Everything from self-levelling off-road caravans to an on-board spa bath will be at the official industry show at Wodonga Racecourse from 14 to 16 August.|
Luxurious new campers and caravans are among a host of eye-catching products making their show debuts at the 5th Annual Border Caravan and Camping Expo at Wodonga next week.
Star attractions include Travelander's new premium range of tray-back campers and camper trailers, while Stockman Products has its super-lightweight moulded POD Trailer.
|6 Aug 2015||Changes to the GoSeeAustralia.com.au and GoSeeNewZealand.co.nz websites you see today respond to what you say.|
So please help us to give you what you want. Click the survey on the left of the new Home Page and tell us how you feel about the new look.
Over more than 13 years as online caravan directories which works free to users for road tourism and the caravanning industry GSA and GSNZ have reported change. GSA and GSNZ have changed too, after all that is the natural order of things.
|4 Aug 2015||The first phase in a caravan industry accreditation program which answers the major question for owners of Recreational Vehicles of where to find reliable compliant service went into place today.|
The Caravan Industry Association of Victoria (CIAVic) launched phase one of Service Safe at Hardings Swift Caravan Services in the Melbourne suburb of Kilsyth.
As the caravan industry is changing, so has the consumer, Rob Lucas said today.
|31 Jul 2015||An industry roundtable held in Bundoora today featured discussions to identify the capability and suitability of suppliers to the automotive industry to manufacture products for the caravan industry. Opening the event, Minister for Industry Lily D'Ambrosio told stakeholders: The combined technical and commercial knowledge in the automotive supply chain is critical to assisting the caravan industry advance their productivity and professionalism.|
|30 Jul 2015||Caravan Industry Association of Australia reports it is undertaking Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Accreditation Program (RVMAP) audits.|
During these inspections, its auditors have identified recurring issues.
In order to be accredited, Recreational Vehicle Manufacturers must manufacture products according to all the relevant Australian Design Rules, applicable standards and also to RVMAP's Code of Practice.
|30 Jul 2015||Stuart Lamont CEO of Caravan Industry Association of Australia joined representatives from aviation, health insurance, wine, recreational fishing, timber, and sport to discuss industry issues with the Prime Minister on July 28, the Caravan Industry Association of Australia reports.|
A Caravan Industry Association of Australia delegation will go to Parliament in several weeks to discuss industry issues with senior Cabinet Ministers.
|28 Jul 2015||Riverbreeze Caravan and Cabin Park in Smithton, North West Tasmania, is on the banks of the Duck River and the start of the Tarkine Wilderness Drive.|
The Tarkine is noted for its beauty and natural values, containing the largest area of Gondwanan cool-temperate rainforest in Australia.
The Duck River is a top Tasmania fishing place. The $23 million Tarkine Drive project, funded by the Tasmanian Government, is an important infrastructure project for Tasmania.
|24 Jul 2015||Griffith Caravan Village is a family owned and operated spacious and peaceful park from which to explore all Griffith and the surrounding regions attractions.|
Griffith in NSW is located 572 km from Sydney and 57km from Leeton, and is at the heart of the vast Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area.
Everything in the park is clean and well maintained with lots of extras, which extend to flowers in the ladies amenities. Festivals include the Festival of the Sausage in August.
|20 Jul 2015||Australia's recreational vehicle industry is determined to remain world class. This drives the launch of a new training college by the Caravan Industry Australia Victorian Trades Division (CIAVic) and Wodonga Institute of TAFE.|
The college is an innovative partnership between CIAVic and Wodonga Institute of TAFE which aims to raise the professionalism and standards of the caravan industry by producing skilled people with nationally accredited industry qualifications and non-accredited industry specific training.
|17 Jul 2015||Set in 200 acres of spotted gum forest, Barambah Bush Caravan Park in Queensland's South Burnett region is a fair dinkum Kui bush camping experience to end the rate race blues.|
The peace and tranquillity of the native forest park will soon have you relaxing and admiring some of the many birds to be found.
Light a campfire, and cook a proper bush dinner on the wood fired barbeque. Attractions include winemaking, fishing on the nearby Bjelke-Petersen Dam and gem-fossicking.
|16 Jul 2015||Chinchilla Tourist Park is minutes from the heart of Chinchilla and the RSL Club and hotels. Courtesy buses are available.|
The beautifully landscaped cabin and caravan park, at 264 Zeller Street Chinchilla, provides guests and visitors with a comfortable environment.
Caravan park guests have two camp kitchens and two toilet and shower blocks for their use. The camp kitchens have barbecues and games areas.
|15 Jul 2015||The Mundubbera Three Rivers Tourist Park is in the heart of Queenslands North Burnett region.|
The A3 Country Way Burnett Highway with its many side trips and attractions is seen as a viable route for caravanners and other travellers as they make their way north for the winter and south for the summer.
The area is home to one of the leading citrus producing regions in Australia. Fresh water fishing is also a significant attraction in the North Burnett.
|12 Jul 2015||This is a story about mobile camping toilets. It starts with a learning experience. This is one of the ways the GoSee staff make themselves useful to campers and the caravanning industry.|
Quality manufacturers put up their best products for evaluation and that it what happens. They are used, constantly, over a long period. GoSee finds that often when things stop it is an opportunity to learn.
So that is what we did. We followed the online web route GoSee travels daily, went to the Thetford website, and found their service centres/dealers.
|12 Jul 2015||The Victorian Government has reaffirmed its full support to seeing the Budj Bim Cultural Landscape, home to the Gunditjmara people for thousands of years, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site.|
The Gunditjmara lived in permanent settlements, dispelling the myth that Australia's Indigenous people were all nomadic. The Budj Bim National Heritage Landscape is home to the remains of potentially one of Australia's largest aquaculture systems.
Dating back thousands of years, the area shows evidence of a large, settled Aboriginal community systematically farming and smoking eels for food and trade.
|8 Jul 2015||The Victorian Government is delivering on its election commitment to reward hard-working Victorians by introducing annual public holidays for Easter Sunday and Grand Final Friday.|
Acting Minister for Small Business, Gavin Jennings, today released the Regulatory Impact Statement (RIS) for the public holidays: an independent analysis of the potential costs and benefits of their introduction.
|7 Jul 2015||The Jeep Grand Cherokee has been awarded the maximum five-star safety rating after excelling in ANCAP's crash-test program, industry website Autonews reports today.|
The Grand Cherokee scored highly in all crash-test scenarios, including a perfect 16 out of 16 in ANCAP's side-impact test. The rating, which applies to every V6 Jeep Grand Cherokee from March 2013 onwards, follows the Jeep Cherokee's five-star ANCAP rating, while Jeep's Patriot was awarded the maximum five-star safety score in 2014.
|6 Jul 2015||Nissan has confirmed details for the 2015 Nissan Patrol V8, on sale this month, with new pricing and significant improvement in specification and value.|
GoSee Australia thinks the result will attract buyers interested in a bargain who have plenty of work for a vehicle with serious towing and off-road capability.
Fuel use will be seen in the context of those realities.
|2 Jul 2015||The Caravan Industry Association of Australia reports in its Industry Pulse Enews that: Providing for sufficient payload has become a major challenge for manufacturers and dealers alike.|
Caravan Industry Association of Australia has developed a quick and easy 'Payload Estimator' to simplify the task of calculating the approximate minimum load carrying capacity required for any particular towable Recreational Vehicle.
|1 Jul 2015||Leading Australian caravan manufacturers are switching to the Australian designed and developed Kojack hydraulic jack from Purple Line as their original equipment jack. The Kojack kit minimises the amount of equipment needed to be carried.|
The portable Kojack kit GoSee tried weighed about 12kg in its carry case including the 150mm extension which is aimed at the higher chassis off-road Recreational Vehicles (RV's). Kojack helps make certain fridges and aircons work properly by applying its grunt to levelling off parked RV's.
|25 Jun 2015||Kui Parks member Pioneer Tourist Park is a small, quiet friendly park with all the facilities for an enjoyable stay, and situated just 4km from the town centre.|
The park has big grassed areas with bush walks along the billabong. There is lots of visible wildlife, and Pioneer Tourist Park is known as a birdwatchers paradise.
Friendly hosts Chris and Terry Cavanagh are welcoming and make sure visitors enjoy all the park has to offer.
|25 Jun 2015||Kui Parks member Midland Holiday Park, sits amongst 50 acres of peaceful, serene bushland in Lima South. It is half way between Benalla and Mansfield (About 32km either way) on the Midland Highway, or around two hours from Melbourne in north-eastern Victoria.|
Lake Nillahcootie provides the best boating and fishing combined with all types of water sports in the area and is just four kilometres down the road. During the winter, Mt. Buller can be reached in around 45 minutes.
|19 Jun 2015||Posted on June 19,2015 by everaldcomptonatwordpress
The Federal Government must appoint an independent Pensions Commission to objectively determine what the size of the Age Pension should be. Up until now, its size has always been determined by political decisions of very doubtful validity.|
Quite simply, this is not good enough.
We are all aware that we live in a world of rapid and unending change. We all have no option but to adapt to those changes while making sure that we work towards attaining a lifestyle that the nation can afford.
We are living in an era of responsible citizenship.
|18 Jun 2015||Victoria's Andrews Labor Government has welcomed the announcement by Jetstar that it will commence daily return services between Avalon and the Gold Coast from 26 October 2015.|
One-third of all arrivals in to Avalon are tourists and the new daily flights are expected to carry an additional 65,000 passengers a year arriving at Avalon Airport from Gold Coast. Avalon is a gateway to great Victorian tourism landmarks, like the Bellarine Peninsula and the Great Ocean Road.
|15 Jun 2015||The 2015 Ford Ranger will offer more technology and capability than the current Hilux when it hits the Australian market in September, Industry website Autonews reports.|
The Ford Ranger MkII will also have a higher maximum payload than the current Toyota Hilux. Ford says capability to tow 3.5 tonnes using a genuine Ford towbar. Subject to State and Territory regulations.
GoSee has a 4x2 2014 Ford Ranger XLT HI Rider Super Cab with 3.2lt diesel motor and six-speed automatic among our tow vehicles.
|12 Jun 2015||Merimbula Lake Holiday Park is a Kui Parks member who takes pride in ensuring a visitors stay is comfortable, affordable and enjoyable.|
The campground is well equipped with a generous 10 metre by 10 metre grassed level sites. Accommodation options in include powered sites from $25 to $50 and non-powered sites from $20 to $45 for tents, caravans, campervans or motorhomes. Holiday units range from $90 to $200.
Merimbula Lake Holiday Park offers fully self-contained RV sites from $10 per night.
|12 Jun 2015||Horseshoe Motor Village is situated off the Olympic Highway seven minutes drive north of Wagga Wagga CBD. Wagga Wagga is home to the Charles Sturt University, RAAF Base Forest Hill and the Australian Army Base Kapooka.|
Horseshoe Motor Village Residential Park also offers the over 50's a lifestyle option, security, peace of mind, community support, facilities and the company of other like-minded retirees.
There are many dining options available and the park provides a courtesy bus services.