QLD & WA Tightens Border Restrictions

No Permit, No Pass In an attempt to curb the hundreds of travellers still crossing into the Queensland border, despite the Government’s recommendations to not enter, State Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced tighter restrictions.  Effective from Friday, 3rd of April, anyone who does not have a state government permit, indicating a legitimate reason for crossing the […]

Coronavirus and the Impact on the Caravan and Camping Industry

Federal Government Covid-19 Requirements The Prime Minister and Chief Medical Officer of Australia announced on February 18 made some announcements that will have some far-reaching ramifications to the Australia Caravanning and Camping Industry.  Those announcements in particular are: Update: 30/03/2020 Banning of non-essential gathering of 2 or more people indoors or outdoors (excluding family members). […]

Grey Nomads On The Move

Mass Exodus from Southern States Contacts in New South Wales have advised FRC, that an unprecedented amount of Caravans and Motorhomes are heading north to Queensland in an effort to beat the midnight deadline on Wednesday, when the borders will shut for all non-essential travel.  Reports have shown that caravans and RVs at the usual […]

Caravans, RV’s & Kerbside Parking

Boats, trailers and caravans could soon be effectively banned from being parked in Gold Coast streets under a radical plan to free up more kerbside parking for cars. It follows a flood of complaints from neighbours with claims the unpowered vehicles are basically being “stored” free of charge on public roads. Broadbeach councillor Paul Taylor, […]