Your Guide to Caravan Hot Water Systems

Hot water is one of the simple pleasures on the road. But what are the best caravan hot water systems? There’s nothing like heading off into the outback knowing you have access to hot water, wherever you end up. Nowadays there are lots of options for your caravan hot water system: gas, electric, solar, diesel, instant, portable, space-saving and more. It pays to take your time, weigh up the pros and ...

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Your Guide to Caravan Heaters

Did you know temperatures in Australia can drop to minus 23 degrees? It’s no wonder more Aussie caravan owners are investing in caravan heaters. We might swelter in scorching temperatures during the day, but Australian temperatures have been known to drop below freezing at night. And we’re not just talking about the peak of Mount Kosciuszko! One of the biggest benefits of caravan heaters is that they allow you to travel all year round. ...

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Best New Caravan Appliances of 2019

Whether you’re planning a big trip or lots of long weekends in 2019, don’t go anywhere without checking our list of the best new caravan appliances. From fridges to air cons and everything in between, our experts have picked out the appliances that no caravan should be without in the year ahead. Are you ready? Check out our list of the best new caravan appliances to take your road trip to the next ...

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The Latest Caravan RV Air Conditioner: Dometic Ibis 4 Review

The Dometic Ibis 4 is the latest Caravan RV air conditioner model to hit the Australian market. The Dometic Ibis 4 makes improvements on many of the industry-leading features of the highly sought-after Dometic Aircommand Ibis 3; which has been a leading air conditioner for caravan and RV's in Australia for many years. The Ibis 3 built a strong name for itself for being extremely reliable and performing in even the harshest climates! So what exactly does ...

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Dometic CFX-95 Portable Fridge Freezer Alternative

  Thinking about buying the best-selling camping fridge model in Australia? We can’t blame you – the Dometic CFX-95 is a portable fridge freezer that has got every adventure covered. But if the ~$1500 price tag is a bit steep for your pockets, we’ve got the inside word on a CFX-95 alternative that you’ll love. Before we reveal it, let’s take a quick look at why the Dometic CFX-95 is rising in the ...

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Troubleshooting Problems with your 3-way Caravan Fridge

Running into problems with your 3-way caravan fridge? Don’t panic! Our experts are on hand with their top troubleshooting tips. It might not quite be the end of the world, but problems with your 3-way fridge can be incredibly frustrating on a road-trip. Especially if you’re in the middle of the bush. Rather than watch in misery as your food goes bad, check our quick troubleshooting tips. We can’t promise we have ...

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Choosing the Best Camping Solar Panels

When it comes to sunshine, Australia has it in spades. So, it only makes sense to use this free energy to power your campsite. But how do you choose the best camping solar panels for your rig? Choosing the best camping solar panels can be confusing, especially if you’re not sure what you’re looking for. Fixed or portable? Monocrystalline or polycrystalline? Which size? Follow our quick guide to choosing camping solar panels:   Portable vs ...

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The Pro’s and Con’s of Thermoelectric Coolers for Your Car Trips

More than an icebox. Less than a fully-fledged fridge. Thermoelectric coolers are the middle ground when it comes to portable coolers for your road trip. If you’re looking for a portable fridge / cooler, there are three types of cooling technology – absorption, compressor and thermoelectric cooling. Each comes with its own pros and cons. The idea behind thermoelectric coolers/warmers is to maintain the temperature of food or drinks that are already ...

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A Guide to RV Cooking Appliances: Caravan Cooktops, Ovens and Grills

Who says you can’t enjoy gourmet cooking in your RV? Whether you’re a budding MasterChef, or just want to make a toasted sanger, there’s a huge range of caravan cooktops to choose from. So, how do you choose the right caravan cooktop for your RV and travelling needs? - Read our handy guide: - Types of caravan cooktops You can choose from five different variations, depending on how you think you’ll use it. Do you need ...

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A Look at the Best Compressors Running your Portable Camping Fridge

When you’re researching which camping fridge to buy, you need to get right down to the nitty-gritty. That means taking a good look at the camping fridge compressors. The compressor is the heart of the fridge, so invest in a good one and your fridge will be running smoothly for many years to come. We’ve got the lowdown on the best camping fridge compressors in the market: Sawafuji Swing Motor If there’s one ...

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