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05/2015

Essential campervan checklist

​If you're new to the whole campervan road trip holiday idea, this list will help you to cover off a few extra items to pack in your bags to help you prepare for your first ever campervan adventure!

Tags: packing, what to pack, essentials, read more
11/05/2015
packing, what to pack, essentials,
04/2015

Are you the captain?

​Take our quiz to find out what type of campervan traveller you are!

Tags: quizread moreBritz Crew
22/04/2015
quiz
04/2015

What type of campervan traveller are you - Adventure Seekers

​If you scored mostly B’s on the Britz "What type of campervan traveler are you?" quiz, then strap yourself in because you crave a campervan holiday packed full of high octane, non-stop action.

Tags: adventure campervaning, Great Tropical Drive, Ningaloo to Shark Bayread moreThe Britz Crew
07/04/2015
adventure campervaning, Great Tropical Drive, Ningaloo to Shark Bay
04/2015

What type of campervan traveller are you - Family Fun

If you have taken the Britz "What type of campervan traveler are you?" quiz and primarily chosen Option A, then you no doubt understand the importance of making a campervan holiday a family affair.

Tags: family campervanning, Pacific Highway, Zoo, Theme Parksread moreThe Britz Crew
07/04/2015
family campervanning, Pacific Highway, Zoo, Theme Parks
04/2015

What type of campervan traveller are you - Outdoor Enthusiast

If toasting marshmallows by a roaring campfire beneath a night sky full of stars sounds like your idea of heaven then it is likely you scored mostly C’s on the Britz "What type of campervan traveler are you?" quiz.

Tags: outdoor enthusiast, nature, Gibb River Roadread moreThe Britz Crew
07/04/2015
outdoor enthusiast, nature, Gibb River Road
02/2015

What kind of campervan traveller are you?

Whether you prefer spending your time exploring the great outdoors, are looking for your next adrenalin rush or are wanting to have lots of fun with your family, Britz have the camper for you!

Take the quiz to find out what kind of traveler you are and share it with your friends to see if you score the same!

Tags: traveller type, quizread moreThe Britz Crew
05/02/2015
traveller type, quiz
01/2015

7 reasons to consider a campervan for your next holiday

​Sporting the convenience of a car with all the creature-comforts of a home, a campervan or motorhome is an easy and stress-free way to travel around Australia. If you've never considered hiring a campervan for your next holiday, here are seven reasons why you should: 

Tags: Campervan, dream, road trip, read more
12/01/2015
Campervan, dream, road trip,
12/2014

 WIN a 7 day ROADTRIP for you and your bestie!

​Receive an exclusive 25% discount off all Indigenous Champions tours when you hire any Britz Campervan. But that’s not all! To celebrate our Indigenous Champions partnership, we are also giving you and your bestie a chance to win a self-drive holiday experience in Australia through a competition on our Britz Campervans Facebook page.

Tags: Indigenous Champions road tripread moreBritz
03/12/2014
Indigenous Champions road trip
12/2014

Insider's Guide to Bush Tucker

Here is our Insider’s Guide to Bush Tucker…we’ve got a few recipe ideas that you might like to try in your campervan kitchen and a helpful guide letting you know where you can experience and sample Bush Tucker in and around Australia at some of the country’s best Aboriginal Tourism Experiences.

Tags: Indigenous, culture, aboriginal, australiaread moreBritz
01/12/2014
Indigenous, culture, aboriginal, australia
11/2014

The Great Ocean Road

One of Australia's most iconic locations, the Great Ocean Road is popular with locals and travelers alike.  It's easy to see why it's so popular, with a stunning coast line to explore, here's our advice on the best way to experience the Great Ocean Road

Tags: Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Itinerary, where to go, Grampiansread more
21/11/2014
Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Itinerary, where to go, Grampians
11/2014

Top 10 Indigenous experiences in Australia

Dating back at least 40,000 years, Australia's indigenous people have the oldest living culture in the world.

For a visitor to the Land Downunder, one can be forgiven in thinking that Aboriginal society is a cohesive culture with an interconnected network of Dreamtime stories and customs. In actual fact, the Aboriginal culture has been estimated have up as many as 750 distinct social groups and each tribe's customs, language and traditions can be extremely diverse.

Tags: Indigenous, culture, aboriginal, australiaread more
21/11/2014
Indigenous, culture, aboriginal, australia
10/2014

Ten awesome Aussie day hikes

​When it comes to hiking in Australia, you don't have to embark on multi-day treks to enjoy the continent's scenery. Visitors can also venture into stunning wilderness areas on day hikes. Here are some ideas for your walking holiday, all readily accessible on your Britz campervan trip.

Tags: hiking, walkingread moreSarah Bennett & Lee Slater
01/10/2014
hiking, walking
09/2014

9 Adorable Animals That You Can Get Up & Close With In Australia

dugong

​Let's face it – Australian animals have more of a reputation for being deadly and terrifying than cute and cuddly. But outside the outback's prickly veneer, Australia is home to some of the world's most adorable and diverse creatures. Many of Australia's wildlife colonies are located just a short drive outside of the major cities.

Tags: Animals, wildlife, Britz, GoByCamperread more
14/09/2014
Animals, wildlife, Britz, GoByCamper
09/2014

Australian Wildlife Encounters

whales-australia

​ Australia is a land of extremes with wildlife to match – its creatures run the gamut from furry to ferocious, little to leviathan. Fortunately, most are easy to see in their natural environment, although you might like to keep a respectable distance from some of them…

Tags: wildlife, animals, australia, campervansread moreSarah Bennett & Lee Slater
02/09/2014
wildlife, animals, australia, campervans
08/2014

Secret Adventures

australian-adventures

​For many people, a holiday is a quest for adventure – a chance to explore unfamiliar territory, try something new, and perhaps test some personal limits along the way. This needn't mean climbing Mt Everest or swimming the Amazon. Opportunities for inspiring and achievable experiences will often take you by surprise.

Tags: Campervan, Adventure, Australia, Canoe, bikeread moreSarah Bennett & Lee Slater
18/08/2014
Campervan, Adventure, Australia, Canoe, bike
06/2014

Why Go Campervanning?

​For scenery, convenience, freedom and fun, campervan travel cannot be beaten! Here are just a few reasons why.

Tags: Campervan travel, budget, freedom camping, food read moreSarah Bennett and Lee Slater - @BennettnSlater on Twitter
25/06/2014
Campervan travel, budget, freedom camping, food
05/2014

Happy travels for all the family

Happy travels for all the family

Camping holidays are so popular in Australia that they’re considered a national treasure, with Aussies flocking to their favourite spots at every opportunity.

Tags: Britz, Travel, campervan, camper, cycle, cycling, cycle trail, bikes, britz bikes, children, kids, holiday parks, camping, campsites, aussies, familyread moreSarah Bennett & Lee Slater - @BennettnSlater on Twitter
12/05/2014
Britz, Travel, campervan, camper, cycle, cycling, cycle trail, bikes, britz bikes, children, kids, holiday parks, camping, campsites, aussies, family
04/2014

Australian Adventures by Bicycle

Follow Lee and Sarah’s adventure and their travel tips for cycling in Australia with Britz campervans.

Tags: Britz, Travel, campervan, camper, cycle, cycling, cycle trail, bikes, britz, australia, brisbane, alice springs, Murray, victoria, new south wales, south australia, riesling trail, western australia, mountain bike, tasmania, norther territory, queenslandread moreSarah Bennett & Lee Slater - @BennettnSlater on Twitter
29/04/2014
Britz, Travel, campervan, camper, cycle, cycling, cycle trail, bikes, britz, australia, brisbane, alice springs, Murray, victoria, new south wales, south australia, riesling trail, western australia, mountain bike, tasmania, norther territory, queensland