Caravan Tips & Advice

Our Caravanning Adenture on Moreton Island

A Moreton Island camping and 4WD adventure is one of the most enjoyable weekend getaways from Brisbane that you can have. Throw in a caravan with all of its creature comforts and convenience and it just does not get any better!

External Cladding – Which is best?

Traditionally there are 3 major external cladding options for caravans. These include Aluminium, Aluminium Composite and Fibreglass Sandwich Panel (Full composite). In this article, we look at the pros and cons of each [...]

Caravanning with your Pets

Caravanning and camping holidays are a great way for families to enjoy the great outdoors together, and there is no reason that these holidays shouldn’t include your beloved family pets. These days, [...]

Managing power when going off grid

Setting your Caravan up for off grid travelling? A couple of things to consider before heading out into the wilderness... Australia is a truly amazing place, and there’s nothing better than finding [...]

The Myth of the Semi Off-Road Caravan

Is there really such a thing as a Semi Off-Road Caravan? At Sunseeker Caravans 90% of the business is genuine off-road caravans. A lot of our competitors will try and purport to [...]

Tips when picking up your new Caravan

So you’ve just bought a brand new caravan. After months of waiting for it to be built and delivered, the day has finally arrived for you to take possession of your new pride [...]

General maintenance on your Caravan

Your home away from home needs year-round attention, regardless of how often it is used. Regular maintenance prevents small problems from becoming expensive and dangerous ones. General DIY Caravan Maintenance that you [...]

Disc Brakes on Caravans

Disc brakes for caravans are becoming more popular but how do they compare to the standard drum brakes?

Safety Checklist for Caravans

Safety is always paramount on the road, but there are extra considerations when towing a caravan. Our caravan safety checklist will help ensure you have a safe and happy holiday. [...]

Free Camping Power Options – Generators

We all have our favourite style of camping. While some people may choose to stay at caravan parks, others may prefer to enjoy a more quiet and remote location. When it comes [...]

External cooking options when caravanning

Don't get stuck inside cooking when the view, the action and your friends and family are outside...take the inside outside! External slide out kitchens for caravans are a fantastic way to make [...]

Rear Vision Cameras (Marriage Savers)

There seems to be a strong demand for Rear Vision Cameras. Unfortunately having 'Mum' at the back of the car giving directions, while 'Dad' reverses, is no longer cutting it. It is often [...]

Electronic Stability Control – ESC

Like Air Bags in a car – Electronic Stability Control (ESC) in your van is a must have. Never underestimate the importance of investing in ESC to minimise and manage your risk of [...]

Caravan Refrigeration

When it comes to choosing the right fridge for your caravan, there's more to it than ensuring cold beer at happy hour... What is better, a 3-Way Fridge or a Compressor Fridge? [...]

Air-Conditioning

There’s nothing like hitting the road and camping out during summer. Long days, balmy nights, BBQs and cold beers... The only downside is trying to keep your van cool when the heat becomes [...]

Technology In Caravans

Can we really “switch off” when we get away? Caravans have come a long way from when they were pretty much just a box on wheels with a bed. Caravans now days [...]

Caravan Customisation & Personalisation

So how do you make your van stand out from the crowd or at least reflect your personality? Customising your Van Caravan design is becoming increasingly important, due to the growing number [...]

Caravan Manufacturers – Fact or Fiction?

How do we know what is fact or fiction when buying a caravan? The Manufacturer Buying a caravan is a huge expense, and these days so many different caravan suppliers come up [...]

Buying at a Caravan Show

Know what you want... as buying at a show can be a bewildering experience because the amount of choice is huge. What exactly do I want? With so many Caravan Dealerships and [...]

The Rise in Popularity of Family Caravanners

Family caravan holidays are vastly becoming more and more popular, as not only are they fun, cost effective, and promise endless adventure and opportunities to meet new people, but they also enable that [...]

Caravan weight basics

This guide is aimed at the novice caravan owner and is intended to be a summary to cover the basics of caravan weights.