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 … Read More

Best Brake Controller for your Caravan?

  Whether you’ve bought a caravan or are just about to take the plunge, there’s one thing you might not have considered: a brake controller.   These days, most caravans weigh more than 750kg and are built with an electric braking system. But for those vehicles that aren't, our advice is to go and purchase one! The brake controller is mounted to your tow vehicle (usually your dash) and sends an … Read More

  Are your caravan, trailer, 4x4 or even camping solar panels not working as efficiently as normal? It could be time for some solar panel maintenance. Caravan solar panel maintenance is essential for your panels to work at their most efficient. Think about all the dust, tree sap and bird droppings that drop onto your solar panels as you’re travelling. The more stuff that covers your panels, the less efficient they … Read More

Essentials For Travelling Off The Grid

  Getting your caravan or rig ready for off-grid travelling? Don’t leave home without these off grid essentials! From lighting your camp at nightfall to keeping cool in the outback, our experts have tested the gear you need to transform your vehicle into a haven for off grid adventures. Solar panels are top of the list of off grid essentials. Why? Because they are the easiest way to charge your … Read More

  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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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?   You can choose from five different variations, depending on how you think you’ll use it. Do you need a cooktop only, … Read More

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: If there’s one … Read More