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

Margaret River, grey nomads, vineyards, grey nomad times

Waves, caves … and a top drop

Margaret River in Western Australia’s fabled south-western corner ticks an awful lot of boxes for pleasure-seeking grey nomads. Less than 300 kilometres south...

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Nomad News

Grey nomads, road toll, easter, caravans, motorhomes
23 Apr

Easter road toll down as nomads escape van flip

It’s one of the busiest – and often one of the most deadly – times of the year on the road and most grey nomads prefer not to travel too far during the Easter holidays. Although the road toll was...

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Choosing a Rig

Buying a second hand grey nomad rig

Bagging a bargain

Consumers in the market for a caravan or motorhome can be forgiven for feeling somewhat bewildered by the mind-boggling array of rigs that are now on offer. Happily for the indecisive amongst us, the choice is narrowed down by the...

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Grey Nomad Characters

Grey nomad characters of the road

John and Lorraine

John, 62, and Lorraine, 56, sold up to hit the road full-time in July, 2011 What do you travel in? Our 21’ Kedron ATV suits us because of its off-road, go anywhere, ability. Do you work as you go? We...

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