Nomad News from December 2016

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Weather in Australia

Nomads expect heat, rain, wind, fire … and cyclones

Depending on where they are this festive season, grey nomads will either be finding the weather hot, cold, windy, wet … or just... Read more

Hugh river causeway rescue

Tourists lucky to survive as car swept off causeway

The record-breaking rains that have caused travel chaos across central Australia have also resulted in some dangerous situations … and some remarkable tales... Read more

Bulahdelah for grey nomads

Will more bypassed towns mean more free camps?

The holidays are well and truly here, and for those who choose to travel at this time of the year that can only... Read more

Waterfall cascades down Uluru. PIC: Parks Australia

Water flows on Uluru as record rainfall closes park

Wow! Record rainfalls have seen Uluru transformed, with waterfalls cascading down the ancient monolith. Unfortunately, flash flooding has also forced the closure of... Read more

Merry Christmas to grey nomads

A very Merry Christmas to grey nomads everywhere

A very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all grey nomads and their families. We hope that your travels in 2016... Read more

Kingscliff caravan park

End of an era at Kingscliff as van park gets a trim

It’s a busy time of year at the Kingscliff Beach Holiday Park in northern New South Wales … but that is all about... Read more

Free camping in Australia

Holiday overseas? We’d rather camp in paradise!

The number of people staying at caravan parks or free camping areas is surging, according to a new study from Tourism Research Australia.... Read more

road accidents

Sharp rise in road toll sparks call for investment

After being on a downward trend for four decades, the road toll in Australia has increased sharply … sparking renewed calls for more... Read more

camels on dirt road

Crash statistics show high risk of animal collisions

New research has revealed just how real the threat of colliding with wildlife out in Australia’s highways and byways really is. The latest... Read more

cahills crossing

Group survives croc ordeal as 4WD washed into river

Seven people were forced to spend hours clinging on for dear life after their four-wheel-drive stalled on a Northern Territory river crossing and... Read more

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