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2022: longer school holidays, floods and new free camps

Looks like 2022 is already going sideways, with Queensland school holidays being extended. However, we started off the year well with a trip to Borumba Deer Park. Is there anything better than a summer cool off in the creek and a long camp lunch? We also share some REAL cost savings when you travel. Let us know yours! Learn about a free camping town in NSW, free NT overnighter and a new budget RV park in SA. If you care about increasing campsites and helping councils act to make campsites worthwhile for travellers, check out the article we have on Gympie’s new

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Kandanga has the most popular council owned freedom RV stop in the region
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Your opinion wanted for the Gympie RV strategy, Queensland

Kandanga has the most popular council owned freedom RV stop in the region I first listened to the RV strategy at a Gympie Regional Council meeting, here is a round up of what was discussed, and the next draft RV strategy. Double the number of council controlled sites Gympie Regional Council RV strategy proposed six new RV sites which add to their six recognised existing sites that are council owned or controlled. On rural locations, I heard, “We want people in these towns”.  On the coastal site suggested, a councillor asked if we needed to have one. Would it take tourist dollars away?

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Ningaloo Coast - Winderbandi, WA by Jennifer Cumming is budget priced camping with million dollar views!
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21 ways to travel further for less

Ningaloo Coast – Winderbandi, WA by Jennifer Cumming is budget priced camping with million dollar views! Known as the “RV Traveller’s Bible”, we really do have the know-how to stretch your dollars so you can travel further and longer! Go straight to the end of the list to save the big bucks! 1. Choose to camp It doesn’t matter if it is with a swag, a roof top tent, traditional tent or a deluxe RV – if you choose to camp, then your nightly accommodation rates are slashed! You can see what sites are suitable for your set up, in each of our

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Happy New Year 2022
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Check out these Must See Destinations for 2022

Big4 Rainbow Beach, QLD has beautiful sunset views over Tin Can Bay Inlet. I recently featured Carlo Point when I dined at the new restaurant, Quay Carlo. Forget about guilty resolutions that you’ve probably broken already, in 2022 let’s make some fun travel resolutions! Yes, it pays to be flexible – I think most of us have had to be in the last couple of years – for us, NSW’s Darling River Run turned into the QLD Natural Science Loop! But it doesn’t hurt to build up your wishlist of camping locations. We have some pearlers for your bucketlist today!

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4 last minute gifts for a campers
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4 last minute gifts for campers

Five, four, three – how many nights until Christmas? Even if you only have one more left – here are some quick fixes to pop under the tree. Then you can relax on Christmas Eve, knowing your presents are sorted. 1. If they love the book, then the POI for your vehicle’s ‘Sat Nav’ is sure to please. And delivery is fast and easy: via email. There are POIs for loads of different brands. Check out CAMPS POI now. 2. Let them choose with a CAMPS AUSTRALIA WIDE voucher! You can also choose the price, and you don’t have to worry

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Camps Merry Christmas 2021
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Merry Christmas and a Happy Camping New Year!

I’m so excited – my daughter arrives home today from Canberra. That border has meant we haven’t laid eyes on her since Easter. Same with our 18 year old in Armidale, NSW. The rest of the crew arrive Christmas Eve, and I am looking forward to a full table!  From our family to yours, we wish you a wonderful, loving Christmas. And camping! In our last newsletter for the year, we give you a luxe new farmstay in Tassie, a WA oceanside overnighter, then two lakeside oases – one in Queensland and another not far from Sydney.  Finally – we

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Gordon Country, Goomburra, Queensland
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Check out Favourite Family Campsites for Summer

If you are wanting to give Aussie owned and a camping lovers “Traveller’s Bible” and more – it is not too late just choose the express post option. But get onto it today and save! We have simple solutions for your Christmas shopping – see our 12 presents for Christmas. We have jampacked some beautiful campgrounds and parks for summer holidays into this week’s newsletter! A creekside haven in Queensland, a upgraded beachside campground in a woodland, a caravan park where you access the beach over a boardwalk in NSW, budget camping beachside in SA and a surfing mecca on

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ALL NEW – new campsites and new murals – you can even camp and watch two appear!

In January, two 40 metre murals will be painted in front of you at Crows Nest, Queensland. Plus for the first time, you can camp in their beautiful, creekside Showgrounds to watch it appear. See a new mural trail in a small Queensland town and add three new sites to your trip plan – camp beside a secret lake in northern New South Wales, a new caravan park in The Pilbara, WA and a new Station Stay in the iconic SA Flinders Ranges. We are so excited that deliveries of the brand new CAMPS Pendium are making your day. Here’s a message we

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