About The Grey Nomads

If you are one of the growing army of grey nomads discovering, or hoping to discover, the joys of the open road in this wonderful country, then this site is for you. Whether you are a baby boomer travelling indefinitely, choosing to spend the winter months up north, or simply enjoying a few short trips a year, you are part of the growing grey nomad community in Australia. Whether you are travelling in a caravan, motorhome, campervan, camper trailer, fifth wheeler or a tent, this site is the place to read about people like yourselves … and about the issues affecting the grey nomad lifestyle in Australia.

In The Spotlight

Caravan parks are selling

Corporate groups snapping Aussie caravan parks at record rate

Most grey nomads are well aware that the nature of caravan parks is changing. But, behind the trend towards more bouncing pillows, swimming...

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Nomad News

Grey nomads fruit picking
04 Mar

Job-hunting grey nomads … Aussie farms want you!

Despite fewer potential workers being lured into the mining industry, many farmers around Australia are still struggling to attract both the skilled and unskilled labour they need. The Federal Government has reacted to the issue by freeing up some restrictions...

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Choosing a Rig


What to look for in a rig

As grey nomad numbers surge, so does the choice of rigs available. To the uninitiated or the inexperienced it’s a dizzying decision. With so much to choose from how do you know what is right for you? A few considerations...

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Grey Nomad Characters

Grey nomads in the UK

Maureen and Nev

Maureen and Nev from Lincolnshire, England, are caravanning veterans What was your first caravan? We bought out first caravan, a Sprite 400 4-berth, when our sons were 10 and 12 years old. They are both in their 50s now. Where...

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