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

Grey nomad charcter of the road

Young, free … and in total and utter awe of solo women grey nomads

Mel N is an independent, motorcycle-loving 36-year-old woman who is not easily impressed, yet she readily admits to being in awe of the...

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Nomad News

Power out in South Australia
29 Sep

Nowhere for grey nomads to hide as storm strikes

For grey nomads travelling in Australia’s  south-east, there really is no place to hide as one of the biggest storms in half a century 50 years continues to wreak havoc. An intense lower pressure system has brought destructive winds 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

Grey Nomad characters

Jim & Jean

Jim & Jean (74 & 62) aka ‘kiwijims’ have travelled in both Australia and New Zealand … and have gone through 40 caravans along the way! What do you travel in? Currently, a 92 Coromal Seka 18’ but we are...

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