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

Morning glory cloud formation

Unforgettable cloud formation surprises inland grey nomads

While stargazing is a well-known hobby for grey nomads travelling in the Outback, there are far few cloud gazers … but that could...

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Nomad News

Pangkupirri Rockholes
27 Jul

Missing bushwalker, 75, found dead after search

The Victorian woman who went missing in WA’s remote outback on Tuesday has been found dead by search rescue teams. Police believe the 75-year-old woman fell down a rock face while she was walking near Pangkupirri Rockholes, near the border of Western...

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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

Rex and Denise can't imagine living in a house again

Rex and Denise

Former van park managers Rex, 68, and Denise, 62, are full-time travellers What rig do you travel in? Our 19’6 Paramount Delta semi off-road van has two solar panels and a battery with a smart charger. It has everything we...

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