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

Whingeing grey nomads

Why do some grumpy grey nomads look for things to complain about?

With life on the open road often being described as ‘living the dream’, why is it that grey nomads have a reputation in...

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Nomad News

Caravan rollover near Dubbo
19 Sep

Two suffer minor injuries in dramatic caravan rollover

Two people suffered minor injuries after their caravan rolled near Dubbo in New South Wales yesterday. Police said the 56-year-old driver and 58-year-old passenger were heading east on the Mitchell Highway in their Toyota LandCruiser when the drama unfolded. “The vehicle was...

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Choosing a Rig

Buying a second hand grey nomad rig

Bagging a bargain

Consumers in the market for a caravan or motorhome can be forgiven for feeling somewhat bewildered by the mind-boggling array of rigs that are now on offer. Happily for the indecisive amongst us, the choice is narrowed down by the...

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Grey Nomad Characters

Greynomad characters of the road Garry and Chrs, Oka

Garry & Chris

Sunshine Coast couple Garry, 61, and Chris, 64, have got the rig to go pretty much anywhere … and they’ve got all the time in the world to get there! What do you travel in? OKA 4WD motorhome. It suits...

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