Campfire Cooking with Anita

Hi all, thought I’d spice up the newsletter with a campfire cooking favourite – Apple Cobbler! Traditionally, the cobbler is made by placing canned fruit on the bottom and cake mixture on top, but we love the fruit mixed all the way through. Serve hot with cream or custard, you’ll have them begging for more. … Continued Read More

5 Top Picks for Fathers Day

With Fathers Day just a few short weeks away, we’ve racked our brains to come up with some really cool gifts for Dad. Here they are! Read More

Best of the Adelaide Hills

If you live beyond the outskirts of Adelaide and you’re looking for another excuse to visit us in Mt Barker, have we got a deal for you! The team at The Dirt Off Road Campers have put together a ‘Best of the Adelaide Hills’ itinerary covering fresh hills produce, cool climate wines, international award winning … Continued Read More

Isuzu releases D-MAX Tour Mate

When it comes to tough as nails work horses, few come close to the Isuzu D-MAX range. With a heritage in the small truck market, the D-MAX Ute has gained a strong following as a no-nonsense tow vehicle for the RV sector. The new Tour Mate combines adventure-ready accessories including a ute canopy, tub liner, … Continued Read More

Touring the Kimberley

Rugged and remote, the Kimberley is an iconic four-wheel drive destination, boasting impressive mountain ranges, spinifex plains, tranquil waterholes and amazing gorges. Ask any camping enthusiast about their bucket list adventures and chances are, a Kimberley adventure is right up there with the best! The revered Gibb River Road carves through the heart of the Kimberley. … Continued Read More

Rhinomax Campers Price Rise Announced!

Rhinomax has announced a price rise on its hybrid camper range! Co-owner Steve Punton said, “Due to the increased costs of raw materials and basic services we will be implementing a price rise from 10 September.“ However, the price rise also brings a specification upgrade, with each model scoring more kit than previously. Anyone wanting … Continued Read More

Picking your Interior Colour Scheme

Choosing your interior colour scheme can be a daunting task. Laminex for the bench tops and table, floor board vinyl, seat furnishings and more. For some, choosing something from a bunch of swatches is almost an impossible task. Will I like it when I see it in all its glory and will it have broad … Continued Read More

Outback Defender tackles Top End

Premium hybrid manufacturer Rhinomax Campers has Complete Campsite and Australian Off Road firmly in its sights with the release of its range topping Outback Defender. The 15ft Outback Defender is the largest hybrid to date from the Sunshine Coast manufacturer and features a generous internal ensuite with large entry door, four seater lounge, new external … Continued Read More

Battery Management Demystified

There’s nothing worse than warm Chardonnay and spoiled food on a camping trip, especially when it can be so easily avoided. Understanding battery management and your camper’s 12V system is paramount to your camping enjoyment. Here’s our take on Battery Management 101! Read More

Limited Edition Pioneer Gascoyne

2017 marks the 20th anniversary of Pioneer Campers in Australia which is a massive achievement! To celebrate, the company has released a Limited Edition Pioneer Gascoyne Off-Road Camper with plenty of extra goodies far beyond its asking price. Bundled inclusions on top of the Gascoyne’s generous specification include: – Pioneers own 12V Gearbox Assisted Open/Close … Continued Read More

Hybrid Camper Buyers Guide

In recent years, hybrid campers have enjoyed an increasing market share, with their hard shell designs earning favour within the buyer community. With so much to choose from, we’ve put together a Hybrid Camper Buyers Guide with some key tips to help narrow the field. Read More

The Big Lap – Photo Essay

I remember setting off on our own Big Lap back in 2011, filled with excitement at what the adventure would offer. We quickly became accustomed to the nomadic lifestyle, the remote campsites, meeting fellow travellers and easing into our new lifestyle. Big Lap Fellow Pioneer owners, Greg and Marilyn from WA, are six months into … Continued Read More

Bellman Espresso Pot

When it comes to cranking out a good coffee with a decent crema, few compact coffee machines can step up to the plate. The Bellman Espresso Pot is one such unit. It’s easy on the eye, manufactured from 304-grade stainless steel and well designed to minimise wash up. The top chamber has an integrated handle, pressure … Continued Read More

Backtrax Accessories

Backtrax Accessories will soon be available for Australia’s leading hard shell roof top tent. This includes a new Change Room and a Protective Bra. Change Room: consisting of a three-wall change room mounted to the optional Redwing awning at the side of the vehicle, the change room will provide an area to get dressed or put a … Continued Read More

WIN a VW Touareg 150TDI

You can win a brand-new VW Touareg 150TDI touring vehicle valued at $74,879. To enter, simply purchase a RVMap accredited Pioneer Campers off-road camper until June 23, 2017. Read More

Rhinomax Defender Adelaide Preview

We’ve managed to secure the NEW Rhinomax Defender for a very limited viewing opportunity until 8 March. Having made it’s debut at the 2017 Victorian Caravan, Camping and Touring Super Show, the Defender has continued to WOW audiences, and gather widespread acclaim as ‘Best in Class’. Viewing is available for a limited time with after hours … Continued Read More

Defender to miss Adelaide Show

Punters keen to view the highly anticipated Rhinomax Defender will need to reign in their enthusiasm for a few more weeks. Co-owner Steve Punton said, “the Defender has been delayed over Xmas due to supplier shortages. We’ve been working hard to get it ready for the Adelaide show but we’re just not going to make it”. The … Continued Read More

My Subaru eMag – Xmas Issue

The Xmas issue of ‘My Subaru’ is now available! In this issue, we visit some of Adelaide Hills top micro-breweries; trundle down to the Yorke Peninsula in the XV for some kayak fishing; test Helinox camp furniture, the new Cart-A-Lot & Kid-O-Bunk; and off road guru Paul Ewins from the Subaru 4WD Club of SA … Continued Read More

XMAS GIFT GUIDE

If you are looking for a gift for that special someone, check out the following suggestions …. Read More