Guidelines for generator use

A generator is great for adding the comforts of home to your caravanning or camping holiday, but you need to use it mindfully. Caravanning in more remote locations can be ...

3 Great Camping Spots Close to Brisbane

Of course it depends what you mean by camping but for this story we will focus on some spots where you can tent, use your camper trailer or caravan/motorhome but ...

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Gas Heaters for Your Caravan

When you’re on the road or especially off the road, a gas heater can be the perfect partner … keeping you warm whether you have electricity available or not.  Caravan gas ...

Caravan Electric Brakes

Nearly every caravan now built has electric brakes fitted to the caravan.  These brakes require an electric current from a brake controller mounted in your car, to make them operate. ...

Some Write Offs have a Silver Lining

South East Queensland was recently hit by some massive hail storms and many caravans and motorhomes were unfortunately damaged. Some of them were just too expensive to fix and insurance ...

Caravan Travel Tip List for Summer

Summer is a great time to hit the road of the family or on your own … Before you head off, here’s some helpful tips for a safe journey.  Loading ...

Hail Damage?

With the damage bill for last week’s summer storm hitting over 1 billion dollars, many caravans, motorhomes and trailers have damage that can be repaired. If you are insured, callus ...

Etiquette tips for caravanners

There are many unwritten etiquette rules that seasoned caravanners abide by. But if you are new to the caravanning game, you may not necessarily be familiar with basic etiquette guidelines. ...

Towing refresher could keep you safe

The state’s peak motoring body says now is the perfect time for drivers planning a caravan trip to ensure their towing techniques are up to scratch. RACQ Senior Operations Manager ...

Bunker down during a storm

Summer in Queensland is storm season, so it’s important that you know what to do during a severe weather event. Caravanning exposes you to the elements, which means it can ...

Carry your goods in a toy hauler

Escaping in the caravan presents more opportunities for play but, for those who like big toys such as dirt bikes or jet skis, it can be difficult to take both ...

Improve your caravan’s TV signal

Having access to a reliable TV connection can be something easily taken for granted until you hit the road. There are a number of ways you can connect to the ...

Hire a caravan

If you enjoy the caravanning lifestyle but have few opportunities to get away on holidays, you may find that hiring a caravan is more economical than purchasing your own. Hiring ...

Display photos in your caravan

Keep your loved ones near while you’re on the road by displaying photos around your caravan. Sometimes displaying photos of your loved ones while you’re travelling in a caravan means ...

Towing a fifth-wheel caravan

Getting the hang of towing a fifth-wheel caravan is quite simple, especially if you have towed before, so you shouldn’t be deterred if you are considering investing in one. Aside ...

Free Hail Quotes – We Come to You

With the recent run of hail storms including the huge stones at the Sunshine Coast, many caravan owners are looking for urgent repairs to roofs, windows and more. AllBrand Caravan ...

Decorate with solar fairy lights

There are a number of new innovations not specifically designed for caravans but that lend themselves nicely to the nomadic caravanning lifestyle. Solar fairy lights fit neatly into this category, ...

Reversing camera options

Reversing with a caravan is a tricky task, so anything that makes the job easier is always welcome by those who dread reversing into a tight campsite. Reversing cameras can ...

Caravanning in the Top End

Encompassing some of the most picturesque scenery the Northern Territory has to offer, the Top End of Australia is an enticing destination for many caravanners planning a trip around Australia. ...

Television mounts for caravans

Even though a caravanning holiday presents a welcome opportunity to escape, you may still want to keep up with your favourite television shows and watch the news while you are ...

Get your car ready for a caravan trip

There’s a lot to do before you head off on a caravanning adventure, and ensuring your car is in top shape should be high on your list of priorities. Even ...

Caravan coffee machine options

Coffee lovers can continue to enjoy their favourite drink on the road with the convenience of portable coffee machines. You can avoid the hassle of having to stop off regularly ...

Identifying a mystery rattle in your caravan

Mystery noises in caravans (or any kind of vehicle for that matter) should be identified as soon as possible. For safety’s sake, a strange noise should be investigated. While it ...

Repair peeling paint on your caravan

Painting the exterior of your caravan can breathe new life into an older model. A fresh coat of paint, specifically one suited to the outdoors and its elements, is also ...

Replace your caravan floor

Update your caravan’s interiors by replacing a tired floor with something a little more interesting. The first step is to determine which sections of your caravan’s floor need replacing, and ...

Cleaning caravan windows

Giving your caravan windows a thorough clean is not a hard task and should be done regularly. Sparkling clean caravan windows are an easy way to revamp an older van, ...

Great Camping Spots in New South Wales

Within NSW are a number of National Parks and reserves which host all kinds of camping spots. There is such variety here that you are guaranteed to find something that ...

Great Camping Spots in South-East Queensland

1 – Mt. Barney Lodge Country Retreat The site is based next to Mount Barney National Park, which is accessible from the Lodge. The retreat offers amazing mountain views and ...

Motorhome Repairs and Improvements

At All brand Caravan we can repair and service your motorhome. Our qualified mechanics can deal with the automotive side and our caravan specialists can repair and service the rest ...

Washing your Caravan

This sounds basic, but when you own a vehicle, it is important to make time to maintain its upkeep. We all know it’s important to take your car or caravan ...

Caravan Maintenance Tips

Preparing your caravan is easy yet there are certain areas that may be overlooked. Following these basic tips can, to a great extent, help you in the maintenance procedures of ...

QLD Caravan and Camping Show Details

This year’s show is just over a month away and its always a great place to pick up some new ideas and gadgets. The show dates are: Wednesday 5th June to ...

Storm Damage

Insurance companies have made the whole repair process a lot easier. All you need to do is obtain a claim number and then bring the caravan into AllBrand. As happens in ...