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

Solar panel motorhome

Could a solar-panelled motorhome point the way to a fuel-free Big Lap?

If you’re looking to turn heads when you pull into the caravan park, and save a bundle on your Big Lap fuel bill,...

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Nomad News

Missing dog in the bush
20 Sep

Pup still missing in bush days after caravan crash

Being involved in a caravan rollover on the Bruce Highway is a traumatic enough event on its own but, for Emma and Caz Price, losing their beloved pet dog in the aftermath of the carnage has made the ordeal that...

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Choosing a Rig

Where to look for a rig

If you’re after a new van or motorhome, don’t be afraid to take a tour of the factory where the model you are interested in is made. Most reputable manufacturers are proud of their set-up and their standards and, considering...

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Grey Nomad Characters

Travelling with technology

Phil & Pam

Self-confessed gizmo geek, Phil C, and wife Pam (both 63) like to travel with technology … and they reckon it brings an extra dimension to their adventures. What do you travel in? 2013 Jayco Starcraft 20 footer. It’s easy and...

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