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What lies ahead for grey nomads as they plan their future travels?

It’s a cliché now that Covid-19 has upended everything. Australians are trapped not just within national borders, but within their own states. The... Read more

Grey nomads and tyre safety

Air up when you load up

      Tyre failures caused by underinflated or overloaded tyres are a scary thing to experience and are an ‘inconvenience’ that can... Read more

Telehealth could be here to stay and really help grey nomads

Grey nomads could find a medical check-up is just a click away

Dr John Hall, the President of the Rural Doctors Association of Australia, looks at how telehealth could prove a boon for grey nomads ... Read more

Grey nomads encouraged to visit regions

Grey nomads out there visiting the regions are hugely appreciated

By TASH McQUEEN Australian Regional Tourism —————————————————————— When you think of tourism what comes to mind? Is it perhaps travel, tours or maybe even... Read more

Maddy Gough on the Australian Swimming Team

‘I learnt to swim on my childhood Big Lap … and I never stopped!’

Maddy Gough fell in love with the water while on a two-year camping trip … now she’s on the Australian Dolphins swimming team!... Read more

Can you do the Big Lap without leaving your own armchair?

The founder of Australia’s leading AR & VR Company, 7DX, Julian Ward, looks at the growing impact virtual reality might have going forward... Read more

The lack of tourists in our national parks has brought some benefits

While ongoing travel restrictions are a huge inconvenience, Susanne Cooper from the National Parks Association of Queensland says there are some unexpected positives... Read more

Grey nomads ready for robots in the Big Lap

Robotic bush poet could be coming soon to a campsite near you

One thing that the coronavirus pandemic has done is show just how fragile our economic system really is, and how susceptible humans are... Read more

Dreaming of Kangaroo Island

The Kangaroo Island adventure that started my love affair with Australia

Grey nomads have been remembering some of their favourite ever adventures. Here, inveterate traveller Steve Jones, recalls an early trip to Kangaroo Island  ... Read more

grey nomads using zoom for virtual happy hour

‘Grounded’ grey nomads Zoom into the era of the virtual Happy Hour

In a topsy-turvy world where – incredibly – it’s become ‘normal’ that state borders are closed and self-isolation is a ‘thing’, it perhaps... Read more


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