Nomad News from October 2019

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Grey nomads play board games on the Big Lap

Why grey nomads love to get board on the open road

While there are plenty of grey nomads who are happy to entertain themselves playing on their computers or phones, many are now realising... Read more

Wirib Store and Tourism Park attracts grey nomads

Finally … a caravan park where camping is free!

Nearly all grey nomads travelling between the Northern Territory and Western Australia will travel along the Victoria Highway … and that means they’ll... Read more

Caravan boom

Research shows popularity of caravan lifestyle surging

New data from Tourism Research Australia has shown that the caravan and camping industry in this country is continuing to go from strength... Read more

Grey nomads evacuated from caravan park

Explosive sewer gas levels force van park evacuation

About 100 people have been evacuated from a caravan park at Narooma in New South Wales after an ‘explosive’ gas level was found... Read more

Grey nomads travel out of season

Some like it hot … and like to avoid camping crowds

As the grey nomad lifestyle becomes ever more popular, the ‘crowds’ at those top camping areas can be off putting to many …... Read more

Big Lap budgets for grey nomads

How much does it really cost to take the Big Lap?

For many grey nomads, keeping tabs on trip expenses is about more than adding a bit of interest, it’s vital to ensure that... Read more

grey nomads unhappy with motorhome

‘Our 2nd-hand motorhome had issues … lots of them!’

When you’re buying a second-hand motorhome you can get a cracking deal … or you can find yourself in a whole world of... Read more

Uluru climb ban imminent

Huge crowds rush to climb Uluru before ban kicks in

With the ban on climbing Uluru set to come into effect later this month, huge crowds have been rushing to ascend the iconic... Read more

Grey nomads and gender divisions

Are nomads still camping in the age of dinosaurs?

In the hyper-politically correct world of 2019, attempting to navigate the minefield of what is considered acceptable behaviour and what isn’t can be... Read more

Boy struck by car towing a caravan

Scooter-riding boy struck by car towing a caravan

An 11-year-old boy on a scooter has been struck by a car towing a caravan in a Sydney suburb in an horrific start... Read more

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