Monthly Archives: September 2018

New listing: Alroy Station QLD

Visit Alroy Station, a working sheep and cattle station situated in remote Outback Queensland, for wildlife and bird watching, bush walks, yabbies and fishing, spectacular night skies and stargazing, peace and quiet, photography and wide open space.

The open camp fire has wood supplied – there are camp oven packs

New Free Camp: Whitewell Tank Campsite

Thanks to Geoff Eardley for his update from South Australia:

My wife and I recently went to Head of Bight to view the whales, a very worthwhile trip.

On the road to Head of Bight, 1.9 km west of the Eyre Highway, at the gate which closes off the whale watching

Favourite Places – Coffee Works

I don’t even drink coffee.

But it was my Mum who gave me the tip (and the brochure with an entry discount) that this place in Mareeba, on the Atherton Tablelands was worth the stop.

And it was. All ages. Something for everyone.

You won’t get the kids past the tasting area.

By |September 25th, 2018|General|0 Comments|

We want your freedom and budget camp photos!

Have you a great freedom or budget camp image? Similar to this one pictured – but with people in it!

Our CAMPS books list free camps, farm and station stays, show grounds, RV parking areas at pubs, national parks, forest reserves and more. So there are many choices for your

Travel in the royal’s wake to Fraser Island

Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have two rural locations on their itinerary for October – Fraser Island K’gari and Dubbo.

The island is in our backyard – literally 15 minutes from where we live at Rainbow Beach, we can be on the barge.
It is an are

By |September 11th, 2018|Events, General, QLD|1 Comment|

You set the price at Kulin Caravan Park

Wildflowers are on show now spring is here. In the Eastern Wheatbelt of Western Australia, the town of Kulin is going above and beyond to attract us RV travelers. 

Located in the town’s centre, the Kulin Caravan Park (WA no. 125 in CAMPS 9) guests contribute an amount which they

WHEN is the next edition coming out?

Now one of the MOST asked questions through our doors is – WHEN is the next edition coming out? Caravan Parks 5 is due out from December 2018 for Christmas. Camps 10 will be released from February 2019. I’ve already had a pre-order for PARKS 5! If you’d like

By |September 10th, 2018|General|0 Comments|

We love to hear from you

We thank everyone for the wonderful images sent through for Caravan Parks 5, and this lovely feedback from our last newsletter:

Thank you for your email, info and pics re Beacon & Bencubbin in WA.  I am leaving Perth with Coco my little dog on Thursday for an extended caravanning

By |September 10th, 2018|General|0 Comments|

CAMPS researchers on the road

Based on the Sunshine Coast, Sheng has worked in the field extensively, as a CAMPS auditor. He has just returned from a trip up to Normanton, via Roma, Mitchell, Blackall, Barcaldine, Cloncurry. He returned back down the Queensland coast, updating campground information and images, and reporting on new sites

By |September 10th, 2018|General|0 Comments|

It is wildflower time in WA!

New listing, Hi Vallee Farm is situated in the floristically rich Lesueur area, Western Australia. Owner Don Williams says, “We do have some wildflowers all year round. The surrounding area is also great for wildflowers and other attractions such as Stockyard Gully Caves.”

Said Don, “It is our very busy time.

By |September 7th, 2018|Camping, WA|0 Comments|