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

Couples go bushwalking

Suddenly living in close quarters 24/7 can be a shock to the system!

For all too many new grey nomads, it can be quite a shock to discover how difficult it is to suddenly find themselves...

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Nomad News

Grey nomads playing the ukulele
27 Feb

Uke-playing grey nomads enjoyed a Big Lap of note

When grey nomads Colin Pender and Jan Knight took off on their long-term Big Lap a decade ago, they always knew that they would have music wherever they went. The couple originally travelled with a guitar and a ukulele before...

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Choosing a Rig

What to look for in a rig

As grey nomad numbers surge, so does the choice of rigs available. To the uninitiated or the inexperienced it’s a dizzying decision. With so much to choose from how do you know what is right for you? A few considerations...

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Grey Nomad Characters

Grey Nomad characters of the road

Glenn and Anne

Glenn & Anne retired early, live in an over-50s village … and love to travel What rig do you travel in? Tug is a 96 Prado Grande, auto v6. The cave is a 2002 Slingshot, 4×4 camper trailer. It takes...

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