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Hero grey nomads come to aid of Outback crash victim

A grey nomad couple are being hailed as heroes after pulling a police officer from a horrific single vehicle crash in isolated Gulf country. The... Read more

Birdsville Hotel

Outback’s most iconic pub is officially on the market

A few Outback pubs have been put up for sale in recent months, but now the most iconic of them all is officially... Read more


‘Do you want us to revive and survive, or don’t you?’

The issue of when ‘resting’ in your vehicle after a long drive becomes ‘illegal camping’ is back in the spotlight after a startled... Read more

Van park fire

Park manager acts quickly to extinguish caravan blaze

A quick-thinking caravan park manager has helped prevent a potential disaster by extinguishing a van fire at Alva Beach, near Ayr in Queensland.... Read more

Caravan park thieves

‘We were sleeping in our caravan as thieves struck!’

Grey nomads and other travellers are constantly being warned to be more security conscious … and there’s a reason. Anecdotal evidence suggests that... Read more

Camping safety for grey nomads

Travellers dive for cover as shots fired at campervan

Australia’s reputation as being a safe place for grey nomads and others to travel has been tarnished by a terrifying incident in the... Read more

Jabiru for grey nomads

Tourist hub transformation plan for Kakadu town

The town of Jabiru at the heart of Kakadu National Park has officially been given a stay of execution … and now appears... Read more

Birdsville Races

‘We want you!’ Volunteers needed for Birdsville Races

The Birdsville Races is one of the most iconic grey nomad ‘bucket list’ events and an increasing numbers of long-term travellers are choosing... Read more

Townsville free camping

Upgrade or no upgrade? Town’s campsite quandary

Like many other communities across Australia, Townsville in northern Queensland is grappling with how to cater to the needs of free campers while... Read more

My Health Record

‘Grey nomads can benefit from My Health Record’

The debate over the electronic My Health Record system is one that is heating up and sharply dividing grey nomad opinion. With Australians... Read more

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