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

CPAP machines

‘Travelling bush with a CPAP machine has not been a problem’

While the heavy snoring of a partner is often the subject of Happy Hour jokes, there is a growing realisation among the grey...

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Nomad News

caravan rollover
21 Jun

Caravan destroyed after flipping on Bruce Highway

A caravan is stuck in the median strip after rolling over on the Bruce Highway at Bells Creek in Queensland’s Sunshine Coast hinterland. No other vehicles were involved in the accident which happened earlier this afternoon. The Central Telegraph newspaper...

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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

Paul and Pam grey nomad characters

Paul and Pam

Paul, 64, and Pam, 60, from Logan in Queensland like to spend half the year at ‘home’ and half the year ‘home on the road’. It’s their dream lifestyle and they say they never  want to stop ‘nomadding’ What do...

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