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Help Gympie Region build the right RV Strategy

CAMPS travellers, please help our local region become more RV friendly, and let them know what we need. Gympie Regional Council is seeking your views on RV (Recreational Vehicle) tourism to attract and encourage visitors to the Gympie Region.
Comments are now being sought to help shape Council’s RV Strategy to

By |November 20th, 2018|General, QLD|0 Comments|

1 easy tip for updating to our latest version App Camps 3.0.1

If your CAMPS AUSTRALIA WIDE App has automatically updated to Camps 3.0.1, we are finding some people need some assistance to have the App working the way it was designed.

If it doesn’t appear right on your tablet, iPad or mobile phone, or it is not working correctly, it hasn’t completed the

Relisted: Woolbrook Hall, NSW

After first mentioned in CAMPS in 2012, Woolbrook Hall in NSW has just been relisted in CAMPS. The Camp Area is behind School of Arts Hall, on the south side of river. There is a toilet, shower, information shelter, playground, and the women’s amenities have disability access. 

Power is available, pets are allowed, plus

By |November 14th, 2018|Camping, NSW|0 Comments|

3 FREE new camps in Bunbury, WA

Congratulations to Bunbury Council with 3 new free camps planned.

The Western Australian city announces a trial of overnight rest areas for a period of two years at the following locations:

Wyalup-Rocky Point – Barbecues, ablutions, picnic tables, litter bins, beach showers, drink fountain, ocean views.
Ocean Drive Carpark – (at Scott Street)

Favourite events – Festival of Small Halls

If you enjoy a relaxed night of music, try to attend Australia’s largest dedicated regional music tour, Festival of Small Halls.

The 2018 Summer Tour, features Canada’s two-time JUNO Award-winner, Old Man Luedecke and local folk festival favourite, Lucy Wise.

Our town was very fortunate to host the festival for the

My Melbourne Cup experience

The Melbourne Cup is just one of those iconic Aussie events that is on bucket lists everywhere. 

Despite the rain, it lived up to our expectations. Mum and I arrived just before the deluge. Unfortunately our ticketed seat was right upstairs, with no cover. We managed to stay dry downstairs

By |November 14th, 2018|General, VIC|0 Comments|

7 things I didn’t know about the Melbourne Cup

Without an exception, everyone was so friendly. Every queue (and there will be a few queues), all in our finery, people were excited to be there and smiling. From our seat near the finish line, waiting for lunch, or champagne – even in the Ladies – people were

By |November 14th, 2018|General, VIC|0 Comments|

Changes to Paskeville campsites, SA

CAMPS has been informed that Paskeville Oval (SA no.284) has been closed for camping. The reason, we were told, was because too many people were leaving a mess. This is not something communities or volunteers should have to deal with.

Try our updated, latest generation App

Did you know CAMPS AUSTRALIA WIDE have an app? Unlike other camping apps in the market, you know you can rely on CAMPS and includes not just free and budget camps

By |November 1st, 2018|General|0 Comments|

Horses for Courses

On the eve of the Melbourne Cup, I am so very excited – it will be my first ever time at this Aussie icon. Even better, I’ll be sharing the occasion with my mum. I expect a few more crowds there, compared to our hobby horse races, won by dice throws on our –

By |October 30th, 2018|General, VIC|0 Comments|

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