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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|

What’s everyone’s saying about our brand new CAMPS 10!

 

Just got off the phone from another very happy camper. He told me his wife would be delighted we have changed the cover for the Easy to Read version. It is lighter than CAMPS 9, and easier if you hold it on your lap, like I do when we

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

Tasmanian camping is open for business

13 February 2019 by Peter Gutwein, Treasurer
There is no better place that caters for the free and low cost camping market.

Importantly, visitors and locals alike continue to enjoy camping, and no camping sites have closed, or are flagged to close.

There has been a review into the practical application of the

CAMPS 10 has arrived!

It’s here, the much anticipated CAMPS 10 is shipping out of the warehouse to homes across Australia, from today! Our preorders were so popular – it was unprecedented. With 950 new sites added since CAMPS 9, the latest Hema maps and a new look – it is no wonder. 

The

Stay at Burra Caravan and Camping Park

Anne and Wayne Tomsen invite you to stay when them when you are next near Burra. Burra is at an important crossroads – from here you can travel north to the Red Centre or via the Barrier highway to Broken Hill NSW, west to the Yorke Peninsula or even WA, or travel east to Berri and Victoria. But don’t make the mistake of simply driving through.

Scottsdale Northeast Park – Tasmania

The Scottsdale Northeast Park was so busy, I dropped in to see why it was so popular over the Australia Day weekend. I said hello to a great couple from Gippsland, Ron and  Lee Harwood.
I caught them enjoying a breakfast of pancakes and local blueberries. Along with another camper

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Help keep our campgrounds cleaner and safer with the push of a button

Ron Harwood (who we met in the Northeast Camp at Scottsdale)  introduced us to a new app we hadn’t heard of before called Snap, Send, Solve.    It is a free app and it is helping community members all over Australia and New Zealand report issues to local councils, utilities

By |February 11th, 2019|General|0 Comments|