Camping

Thu 13 Dec 2018

Flood watch issued putting coastal campers on high alert

Flood watch issued putting coastal campers on high alert

Campers on the Cooloola, Inskip and Rainbow Beach peninsulas are urged to follow weather reports to prepare ahead for incoming "severe" weather conditions.

Tue 27 Nov 2018

Allora family mourn truckie killed in freak camping tragedy

premium_icon Allora family mourn truckie killed in freak camping tragedy

THE sudden death of a well-known Allora truckie has shocked the community and his family, who were enjoying a weekend in the bush.

Fri 23 Nov 2018

Coast resort sells for $23m to ASX-listed company

premium_icon Coast resort sells for $23m to ASX-listed company

An award-winning luxury camping and glamping resort on the banks of the Maroochy River has been sold for $23.25 million.

Thu 22 Nov 2018

How these schoolies ditched hotel fees

premium_icon How these schoolies ditched hotel fees

Schoolies teens have saved themselves hundreds of dollars in accommodation fees after coming up with a novel way of spending the night — without spending a cent

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Court drives a spike into free camping

premium_icon Court drives a spike into free camping

Free camping ban expected for grey nomads' popular Kershaw Gardens spot

Sat 27 Oct 2018

Grieving mother speaks out after son's gas-shower death

Grieving mother speaks out after son's gas-shower death

The grieving mother of a 12-year-old boy who died from carbon monoxide poisoning in a gas-powered shower has spoken of her sorrow.

Sat 13 Oct 2018

Cool campervan hides entire apartment inside

Cool campervan hides entire apartment inside

IN WHAT could be the ultimate product for travellers, a man has designed an full-sized apartment that fits into a regular campervan.

Aussie camping has never looked this good

Aussie camping has never looked this good

Move over Grey Nomads. The latest trend in caravan and camping holidays in Australia is fuelled by young, travel-loving families.

Wed 10 Oct 2018

Caravan court tug-of-war rolls on

premium_icon Caravan court tug-of-war rolls on

'Absurd' metaphor cited as caravan businesses clash with council

Fri 5 Oct 2018

Toddler injured in camping accident back at home

premium_icon Toddler injured in camping accident back at home

A VIVACIOUS toddler who suffered burns to nine per cent of her body in a camping accident is out of hospital and back home with her family.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

Dog’s sudden death devastates family

premium_icon Dog’s sudden death devastates family

A FAR Northern family has issued a warning to other pet owners after their beloved dog Bumbles died following a camping trip.

Thu 6 Sep 2018

Kershaw camping battle: 'Abnormal' situation at play

premium_icon Kershaw camping battle: 'Abnormal' situation at play

Very strange to have RV overnight campers in such a place, planner tells court

Fri 20 Jul 2018

VW's modern day Kombi revealed

VW's modern day Kombi revealed

VOLKSWAGEN does a modern take on the Kombi, returning to Australia’s campervan scene with new affordable model.

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Love of fishing brings families together for the Classic

premium_icon Love of fishing brings families together for the Classic

THOUSANDS of keen anglers have set up lines on the North Coast hoping to hook the big one at the Evans Head Fishing Classic.

Tue 1 May 2018

Popular Ballina camping shop to close its doors

premium_icon Popular Ballina camping shop to close its doors

THE shop - which specialises in camping gear, water sports and electronics - is having a huge sale this weekend as its prepares to shut down.

Sun 29 Apr 2018

Rain on our holiday parade certain to ruin the occasion

Rain on our holiday parade certain to ruin the occasion

Even the most optimistic of vacationers will lose enthusiasm if the sun doesn't come out tomorrow.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Woman disappears from camping spot

Woman disappears from camping spot

A WOMAN who disappeared from a secluded camping spot in outback Queensland has been missing for more than three weeks.

Sat 20 Jan 2018

Island closing to campers soon

Island closing to campers soon

LADY Musgrave Island will soon be off limits to campers in order to protect local wildlife, the State Government has announced.

Mon 15 Jan 2018

1,119 fines issued for illegal camping and parking

1,119 fines issued for illegal camping and parking

"THERE is no place here for people who think they are entitled to park and camp wherever they like”.

Sun 31 Dec 2017

Go off the grid at West Kunderang Recreational Retreat

Go off the grid at West Kunderang Recreational Retreat

SO, there’s off the grid, then there’s West Kunderang Recreational Retreat where we spent Christmas this year.

Newer Older