About The Grey Nomads

If you are one of the growing army of grey nomads discovering, or hoping to discover, the joys of the open road in this wonderful country, then this site is for you. Whether you are a baby boomer travelling indefinitely, choosing to spend the winter months up north, or simply enjoying a few short trips a year, you are part of the growing grey nomad community in Australia. Whether you are travelling in a caravan, motorhome, campervan, camper trailer, fifth wheeler or a tent, this site is the place to read about people like yourselves … and about the issues affecting the grey nomad lifestyle in Australia.

In The Spotlight

caravan choice

‘We’ve certainly made mistakes, but we finally have our perfect caravan!’

The search for the rig that’s the perfect ‘fit’ can be a long one for many grey nomads. In some cases, it can...

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Nomad News

caravan rollover drama
20 Oct

‘Thank you for saving my dad’s life after van rollover’

The son of a grey nomad severely injured in an horrific caravan accident at the end of last month has paid tribute to the emergency services who save his father’s life. Hans Dykstra, 84, and his partner, Rina Jansen, 71,...

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Choosing a Rig

Build your own

Build your own

Despite spending untold hours inspecting new and second-hand motorhome dealerships, Max and Carol struggled to find a model that ticked all the boxes. “We had a small Coaster for 3½ years and that experience gave us very specific ideas of...

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Grey Nomad Characters

Grey nomad characters f the road travel in pop-top caravan

Fred & Inga

 Fred & Inga E still call Wowan in Queensland home … but they’re not there as often as they used to be!  What do you travel in? 1996 Nissan Navara D21 dual cab, pulling a 1976 Franklin 16’ pop top....

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