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

see through toilets

Loo and behold … a smart solution to the Outback dunny trip jitters

After setting up in a beautiful bush camp, all too often there is one dark cloud hanging over grey nomads as they look...

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Nomad News

Grey nomads and caravan parks
29 Sep

Caravan industry hopes funding will help recovery

The Federal Government has announced a massive package of funding to help boost tourism in regional Australia. The Caravan Industry Association of Australia (CIAA) wasted no time in welcoming the $250 million regional Australia package, which has earmarked $150 million...

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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

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Geoff and Bev

Sydneysiders Geoff, 67, & wife Bev (Coxy45) love to cook on the campfire What do you travel in? Millard Horizon 17’. It’s light to tow. How long do you travel? We are generally on the road for 3-4 months at...

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