• On the kerb side we see the large awning, grab hand rail at the entry door, storage and service openings along the side. Up high on its galvanised twin-axle chassis. Stone guard and window cover over the front. I like the flashing over the front window – excellent for keeping water away from windows as well as hiding the window cover fixtures

I-SPY Leisure Line Freedom Off-Roader

November 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Well-known caravan manufacturers Leisure Line in Hamilton are constantly meeting the latest trends in design, listening to their customers and trying new ideas. We [...]

I-Spy – Dethleffs Nomad Caravan – The Reinvention of a Classic

November 8th, 2019|0 Comments

From the outside, the true extent of the redesign of the popular Dethleffs Nomad series is hard to gauge as the caravan’s proven shape [...]

  • I was so happy to be at home it was hard work at the motorhome show. I love Charlie’s big pillow, sometimes I play rough with it, but right now I just want to sleep on it

Show Time, Kids and Roadie

November 8th, 2019|0 Comments

It has been busy time again – I had to go to work with da mama and papa at another motorhome show. It is [...]

Top 20 Must-Visit Places in the Waikato Region

September 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Middle-earth Movie Magic When scouting around for settings for his epic movie adaptation of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, Kiwi director [...]

Victory at Christchurch RV Centre

September 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Christchurch RV Centre have been selling new and second-hand caravans and motorhomes for over 40 years, a family business over this time with Tony [...]

Levin is Home to Royalty

September 10th, 2019|0 Comments

The Range There is a bit of a buzz around Levin, Gipsy RV Centre are undertaking a rebrand to Levin RV Centre. When owners [...]

  • This is a spacious vehicle at nine metres, with an airy U-shaped rear lounge and a separate dinette area with a double facing seat – a great idea and use of seating space. There is carpet in the living area for warmth and comfort, but vinyl in the entrance and work space area as far as the bedroom. The leather upholstery is luxurious. The windows have fly-screens and pull-up shades, shades, these models are also fitted with quality curtains. A 24˝ Smart TV is also fitted in this area.

I-SPY – Leisure Line Platinum SI

September 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Christchurch RV Centre have been voted Dealer of the Year for the last 18 years with the Leisure Line caravan brand, and accolades such [...]

Renault Campervan Captivates

September 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Looking for a self-contained motorised RV? Have you worked out you don’t need a big one to meet your needs, and are looking for [...]

  • A new place to try, and what’s that noisy car out there?

Snow and Show Time

September 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Woof woof readers, a lot has happened since my last column. Yes, it has been one of those woofy few months with plenty on. [...]

  • Such a joy to be in Queenstown where there are hardly any tourists there

Winter Woollies Time

June 30th, 2019|0 Comments

Weather-wise the last few months have been lovely in Pukekohe, nowhere near as cold as we are used to in the Wairarapa. It is [...]

  • Upon entry we have the dining and front cab seating to the left, kitchen opposite, fridge on hard right, bathroom between kitchen and rear island bedroom area

Review Roller Team Zefiro 696

June 30th, 2019|0 Comments

A recent trip to Silverdale, north Auckland, saw us drop in to catch up with Ben Young, Sales Manager at Nationwide RV Silverdale. There [...]

  • The lounge area can be made up into a large second bed. Heating vents are well placed, quality foam squabs and fabrics make for a comfortable seating area, colours can be chosen by clients to personalise your caravan

Leisure Line Nomad580

June 30th, 2019|0 Comments

A recent trip to Tauranga to visit Rob Axton at Country RV was timely as he was ‘pimping and priming’ the latest arrival from [...]

  • This sized camper van offers more than you think for the size

Ci Kyros Duo Prestige

June 30th, 2019|0 Comments

When you’re out looking for an RV to enhance your life, it is easy to get carried away with size and must-have lists full [...]

  • The aluminium exterior with curved tinted panoramic windows is modern, curvy and retro styled – guaranteed to catch many an eye on the road and in camping spots

Airstream Base13 from Aussie

June 30th, 2019|0 Comments

This package really is quite intriguing; built in the USA by Airstream and shipped to Jayco in Australia for some extras to be fitted [...]

  • Stepping up into the caravan kitchen is full width to the left in the nose of the caravan, 241L fridge-freezer opposite; dining seating that converts to spare bed, another lounge opposite, bedroom separates by curtain, and full width rear bathroom

I Spy Jayco

June 30th, 2019|0 Comments

While on the South Auckland Caravans yard checking out the Airstream I looked through a couple of other caravans they had lined up. In [...]

  • Why am I in the bath, what’s wrong with the shower woof woof

Woof! Brr woof! Friends

June 30th, 2019|0 Comments

Boy it is chilly today – there is actually ice on the grass outside. I am so glad I have my long winter coat [...]

  • The bridge across the Viaduct lifts when a boat needs to come through, we enjoy watching this when it happens

Embracing Change – rock’n’robyn Chronicles

May 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Readers who follow Caspar’s Capers will know that we have relocated our lives from Martinborough to Pukekohe for a while. You will also know [...]

  • The 180hp Fiat Ducato on the heavy duty ALKO chassis is packed with features. Big garage storage and locker storage accessible outside and in The seat lifts up to accommodate high items, such as bike handle or similar

Review – Carthago Liner-for-two

May 11th, 2019|0 Comments

A recent stop off at RnRV in Silverdale to see the latest Carthago motorhome really got us going. It’s not often we step into [...]

Dethleffs Distinction Range

May 11th, 2019|0 Comments

The team from UCC in Christchurch hit Auckland with what they called the deal of the show, a range of 2018-model motorhomes with only [...]

  • A Good times going walkies at the Viaduct in Auckland

Autumn Whirlwind

May 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Woof woof friends I have been so busy since my last column, I am exhausted woof. We have been visiting so many places I [...]

  • Exterior walls and roof made of torsion-resistant double-sided aluminium sandwich construction with 30mm Styrofoam insulation. Aluminium roof profiles with rainwater channels, styled to prevent accumulation of roof water, and the roof can be walked on

Niesmann+Bischoff Arto 88F

March 7th, 2019|0 Comments

New-model caravans and fifth-wheelers are appearing weekly. While some are destined for new clients that have been waiting on their order, others are arriving [...]