Our #VanLife Blog Posts

Hey team, welcome to our #vanlife blog, filled with the best stories, tips, advice and misadventures from our current journey travelling around Australia in a campervan.

On this page you’ll find all of our general van life blogs. If you find any useful or fun, please share them with your friends and anyone who may be interested in living in a van and travelling the world.

  • THE 9 BEST CAMPERVAN WATER PUMPS – ULTIMATE BUYING GUIDE
    Welcome to our ultimate guide to the best campervan water pumps on the market! Whether you want a simple mechanical pump or a worry-free 12v electric pump, this expert blog post will help you find the water pump you want for your van. If you’re new to the van life community, then you may not … Read More
  • The Ultimate Guide to the BEST Campervan Batteries (2021)
    Welcome to our ultimate guide to the best battery for campervans on the market! Whether you want just enough juice to keep your devices charged or need a massive amount of power to keep your business up and running from the road, our expert blog post will help you make the best decision for storing … Read More
  • Changing Registration from Panel Van to Motorhome in NSW
    When we bought our beautiful motorhome, it had already been converted by the previous owner. This was a huge bonus for us as the work had already been done and we were short on time and resources to do the build ourselves. Changing the van over into our name was a straightforward process in New … Read More
  • THE 10 BEST CAMPERVAN FRIDGES – ULTIMATE BUYING GUIDE
    Welcome to our ultimate guide to the best campervan fridges available on the market! Whether you want a more affordable portable fridge or want to build a fixed refrigerator into your van, our expert blog post will help you make the best decision for keeping your food and drink nice and cold. While campervan fridges … Read More
  • The 7 Best Campervan Toilets – Ultimate 2021 Buying Guide
    Welcome to our ultimate guide to the best campervan toilets on the market! Whether you want are looking for a low-maintenance toilet solution for your van or want a more environmentally-friendly option, this expert blog post will help you find a campervan toilet that fits your wants and needs. Needing to use the bathroom in … Read More
  • The ULTIMATE Guide to Buying a Campervan in Australia (2021)
    If you’re thinking about buying a campervan in Australia, there are quite a few things you need to know. The first thing is that you are in for one of the most incredible experiences of your life! Van life in Australia is absolutely amazing, and if the idea of camping next to the world’s best … Read More
  • The 10 BEST Campervan Solar Panels (Ultimate 2021 Guide)
    Welcome to our ultimate guide to the best campervan solar panels available! Whether you want a more affordable portable solar system or want to fix high-end solar panels to your van, our expert blog post will get you on the right track to keeping your batteries topped up with solar power. Solar panels are a … Read More
  • Van Life Australia Monthly Budget Report – June 2020
    Welcome to our new series where we are going to open up completely and dive into our monthly van life costs and budget here in Australia! One of the topics that gets brought up the most in van life communities and groups is just how much money people spend while living on the road. Surprisingly … Read More
  • THE 9 BEST CAMPERVAN HEATERS – ULTIMATE BUYING GUIDE
    Welcome to our ultimate guide to the best campervan heaters on the market! Whether you want a cheap option or go all out on a high-end diesel system, our expert blog post will get you on the right track to staying warm in your van this winter. Any experienced camper or van lifer knows how … Read More
  • THE 19 BEST CAMPERVAN ACCESSORIES (AND VAN LIFE ESSENTIALS)
    Owning a campervan is one of the best lifestyle choices you can make. Travelling around with complete freedom in what is essentially a tiny home is enough to make any curious wandered cheer with joy. Once you’ve bought, or built, your van though, it’s time to make it feel a bit more homely, and add … Read More
  • Nature’s Head Composting Toilet Review – Is This the Best in 2020?
    If you’re looking for the best eco-friendly toilet for your campervan or RV, then this Nature’s Head composting toilet review will help you with your buying decision. It’s not exactly a sexy topic, but trying to choose the best toilet for your tiny home on wheels is important if you’re thinking about what items to … Read More
  • 5 Things We’ve Learnt from Our First Week on the Road
    It’s now the end of our first week of living out of the van while travelling New South Wales, and we wanted to sit down and reflect on some of the things we’ve learnt over the last 7 days. Even though we have a lot of experience with van life, being on the move and … Read More