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Travel to Wuruma, Nambucca and Gympie!

I hope you are on the road right now, having fun! We attended a consultation for the draft RV strategy for our region, and followed it up with a country drive into the Mary Valley – checking on sites.

Our feedback to council was to provide a greater number of

Experience the Nambucca Valley

Here’s a topic I can tell you a bit about! My mum grew up in Nambucca Heads and Bowraville, so we regularly traipsed down to their cottage in Lee Street.

I loved the beach walks, there’s beach after beach – shells, too. Visit the V Wall at Nambucca Heads where the

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    Where has the free campsite been relocated to at Wuruma Dam?

Where has the free campsite been relocated to at Wuruma Dam?

 

Sunwater relocated the campsite at Wuruma Dam, QLD to near the dam wall and spillway, 2.6 km south of the old site. Recreational day use at the foreshore and boat ramp will continue. 

The GPS coordinates for the new designated camping site are: 25 11 48.9 S 150 59 24.5 E

Why the

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    Traveller’s Review: Foreshore Caravan Park, Nambucca Heads

Traveller’s Review: Foreshore Caravan Park, Nambucca Heads

Nev and Alicia Cooper and their dog often stay at the Foreshore Caravan Park at Nambucca Heads, on the northern NSW coast. Please note in your CARAVAN PARKS 5 books NSW site 379, that the park IS pet friendly, there is a BBQ, but not a camp kitchen, and add

Your latest update from CAMPS

Well Ex-Cyclone Oma left one happy group on the East Coast – surfers! We stayed at Burleigh Heads last weekend, and EVERYONE was on the headland, with picnics and beverages, mesmerised by the surfers and the bravery of the jet ski riders, delivering them into the swell. 

This week, we

Draft RV Strategy released for public feedback

The draft Recreational Vehicle Strategy is now open.

After collecting over 500 responses from Gympie locals, visitors, businesses, industry and government representatives, the draft Gympie Recreational Vehicle (RV) Strategy is ready for public feedback.

In a series of surveys and interviews in late 2018, respondents were asked questions about the needs

By |February 26th, 2019|General, QLD|0 Comments|

Features of the new Hema maps in CAMPS 10 and PARKS 5

The latest Hema maps are a little different to those Hema maps used in previous editions. The new maps has been cut differently with a much larger scale so that “busier” areas are less concentrated, and camp areas can be more spread out and less cluttered.

If you see a

By |February 25th, 2019|General|0 Comments|

POIs for CAMPS 10 and PARKS 5 are now available

The CAMPS 10 and Caravan Parks 5 POI (Points of Interest) is now available for download onto your GPS system or navigator. 

CAMPS 10 Premium POIs now include: 

3 updates, approximately six months apart ie Aug 19, Feb 20 and Aug 20
CARAVAN PARK 5 Locations, Premium Caravan Parks –

By |February 25th, 2019|General|1 Comment|

Free Camping in Tasmania – Report

The news out of Tasmania this past week, that there is to be a reworking of the stance on free camping has no doubt been a hot button issue. From radio talk back shows to Facebook chatter, everyone has had lots to say.

By |February 25th, 2019|TAS|0 Comments|

Wellstead – Little Town with a Big Heart

Somewhere between Albany and Bremer Bay in Western Australia, there’s a tiny little town with a big heart known as Wellstead. With a population of about 20 (they think) and an extended community of around 100 and only

By |February 25th, 2019|General, WA|0 Comments|