used generator

BEWARE: Don’t buy a used generator until you read this!

Second-hand cars are one thing, but when it comes to buying a used generator, there are a few things you should be aware of. Let’s be honest, nobody likes to part with more hard-earned money than they have to, which is why the second-hand market in Australia is big business. But just like when you buy a second-hand car, if you see a used generator for sale, it’s worth stopping ...

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hire a generator

Should I buy or hire a generator?

Hire vs. Buy: How to know when buying a generator is cheaper There comes a time in any camper’s/renovator’s/business owner’s/farmer's life when it simply makes better sense to stop hiring a generator every time you need remote power, and buy your very own set. So how do you know when to take the plunge? Here are some of the things you should know when you hire a generator. Not too long ago, it ...

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Pimp Your Ride: Useful Vehicle Additions For Your Road Trip

When it comes to alluring vehicle accessories, the list is infinite -  there is no shortage of gadgets you can add to make your ride stand out for your road trip. Gone are the days when only vehicles accessorized with pricey Corinthian leather can afford useful and innovative devices designed to make the driving experience richer. With a flood of enhancements to pick from, choosing can become overwhelming. Get your ‘vehicle pimping’ off ...

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road trip preparation

Road Trips: Basic Vehicle Preparation Before Hitting the Road

 ROAD TRIP PREPARATION & ESSENTIALS You have made the reservations, you have packed your gear and you can’t wait to get away from it all! Indeed, it seems like you are ready for a road trip! However, before you get ahead of yourself, make sure your vehicle is as ready for the journey as you are. Get your vehicle preparation off to a good start by keeping the following basics in mind: Brakes Considered any ...

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christmas gift ideas for your dad

Five Christmas Gift Ideas Your Dad will Love

We've all been there – one second you’re waving goodbye to winter, then before you know it, it’s Christmas Eve and there’s still one name left on your Christmas shopping list: Dad. There’s nothing else for it but a cheap bottle of wine and, in a moment of Christmas shopping insanity, a pair of novelty socks. Have you prepared your Christmas gift ideas for your dad? Who are we kidding? Dad gets ...

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Weekend warrior

Top 5 Christmas Gift Ideas for Weekend Warriors

Searching for the perfect gift for the DIY weekend warrior? Don’t wait for the Christmas rush, take the stress out of finding a present and spoil them with something they actually want! Whether your hubby is planning on starting that new renovation project in the New Year, or your dad is looking for a new chainsaw to replace the one you borrowed without him knowing, we’ve got the solution for you. ...

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best caravan generator

Mega Portable Generator Comparison – The Results from Caravan & Motorhome Magazine

Okay all you Caravan folk, you'll want to read this; Caravan & Motorhome On Tour Magazine’s Mega Portable Generator Comparison has revealed the ultimate winners when it comes to portable power. Here we share the best caravan generator as judged by one of the most respected Caravan publications in the market... As you may know, Caravan & Motorhome On Tour Magazine is the preeminent monthly publication for Australian Caravan and RV ...

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Top 6 Rugged Father’s Day Gift Ideas for your Outdoors Dad

Father’s Day – that time of year when your Dad gets a bit of special attention and thanks from us kids! Here are some of Father’s Day Gift Ideas. To help you find the perfect present for your dad, we've rounded up the six best gifts for outdoor types. So, if your father loves getting out in the bush, or just the outside lifestyle around the home, you’re guaranteed to find a ...

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Lectron Generators

Lectron Generators: Why we are discontinuing support for Lectron

Lectron Generators : A couple of years back, we told you how Lectron was the new kid on the generator block. We were excited about these budget generators made in China, especially because they came with some appealing features and were backed by a 1 year warranty. However, 2 years on and we are withdrawing our support for the Lectron generators brand. We like to be open with our customers about why we do and don't stock certain products. ...

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