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 nomadsd stay online

Instant hotspot from the comfort of your vehicle

Grey nomads seeking to stay in online contact with the outside world as they travel are increasingly discovering the joys of a new...

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Nomad News

Rape happns in Salt Creek, Coorong
10 Feb

Travellers allegedly raped at remote SA campsite

The alleged abduction and rape of two young foreign backpackers at a remote campsite has shocked the travelling community. The incident happened at Salt Creek in the Coorong National Park south east of Adelaide. The women, in their early 20s,...

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Choosing a Rig


Second-hand or new?

Buying a new caravan, motorhome or whatever gives you a measure of reassurance that everything is going to work pretty much as it should do, although there are inevitably a few teething problems with many vehicles. Happily, these teething problems...

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Grey Nomad Characters

Full-time grey nomads

Gavan and Maria

Self-funded retirees Gavan and Maria have sold up and live ‘on the wallaby’. And after many years on the road, they are completely in love with their lifestyle … even when things go wrong. And they love to free camp...

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