Caravan Blogs

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Our Ultimate Caravan Checklist: Packing & Pre-Trip Essentials

Here at The Caravan Guys we know that, when making tracks on a new adventure through the Sunshine State and…

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Life On The Move: Living In A Caravan

Dreaming of taking up permanent residency in your van? Before you call the real estate agent, doing your homework about…

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How To Stop The Dreaded Caravan Sway

We’ve all heard the saying, ‘If this van’s a-rocking, don’t come a-knocking.’ But what about if it’s swaying? Caravan sway…

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Our Top Tips For Buying A Second Hand Caravan

In the age of inflation, buying yourself a used van is a seriously savvy move. But with some dodgy sorts…

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Common Caravan Problems You Need To Watch Out For

The Sunshine State has a lot to be thankful for, but beyond the sun and surf, our natural surroundings can…

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Why You Should Consider an RV Service Before Going Camping

When it comes to planning your next camping adventure, the last thing you want is for your RV to break…

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How Is A Hail Damaged Caravan Repaired?

As caravan enthusiasts, we cherish our beloved homes on wheels and do everything possible to keep them in pristine condition.…

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Caravan Service Cost Checklist: What’s Involved And How Much Is It?

Many people who own caravans seldom get them checked and repaired until the need arises, while the same people will…

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Why is Regular Caravan Servicing so Important?

Caravans are subject to various challenges as well as wear and tear while on the road. From long drives on…

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How to Choose the Right Caravan Repair Company

Owning a caravan brings the joy of exploring new horizons and embarking on exciting adventures. However, regular maintenance and occasional…

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What You Should Know About Caravan Safety

Caravanning is a popular activity for many people who love the freedom and flexibility that comes with travelling on the…

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What Thrills Await In A Properly Serviced And Maintained Caravan?

Caravans have come a long way since the early 1930s when they were made from timber and clad with bondwood.…

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Caravanning Checklist for Autumn and Winter Seasons

As autumn and winter approach, many caravan owners on the Gold Coast may be looking to hit the road and…

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Why You Should Purchase A Caravan

Are you tired of being confined to one place during your vacations? Do you crave the freedom of the open…

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Life of a Van Wife – Our Caravan Wedding in 1770

Arriving at the beautiful seaside, laid back Agnes Waters a week before our special day, for a little pre honeymoon…

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Life of a Van Wife – One More Passenger for a Caravan Adventure

I’m sure we’ve all heard the exciting news by now, mamas been busy baking on the road! Noo not chocolate…

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Life of a Van Wife – 4 Weeks of Beaches, Creeks, and Caravan Camping

August, 2020 We haven’t stopped being in awe at not only our current view but the fact that we’re finally…

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Life of a Van Wife – Caravan Park in Sunshine Coast

Only an hour and a half drive from Sunshine Coast, situated in Cooloola National Park with a very easy beach…

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Life of a Van Wife – Van Preparation

Our little home is still currently parked up, itching to get the wheels moving! In this current moment we’ve been…

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Life in a Van – Downsizing and Being Organised in a Caravan

Living in a caravan you really don’t have the space for unnecessary items. This encourages you to only use the…

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Living the Van Life – Van Iso to Unit Iso

I’m coming to the realisation now that sadly, our dream trip will be put on pause. Right now just isn’t…

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Van Life of a Van Wife – This is us

We bought our 1978 Viscount Caravan early 2019. Funny story, she wasn’t even for sale. We were walking the block…

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