July 2007 - Table of contents


July Edition of On The Road. Camping and caravanning, on sale now!!!

Including:

GREAT PLACES TO GO

The place to holiday - Swansea, in Tasmania, has been called “Holiday Central” for good reason – the whole family will enjoy this town.
Caravan adventure - The Gall family found the best beaches in the world to explore when they packed up and took off on their latest caravan adventure.

CAMPSITE REPORTS

This month, we look at places to camp in:
  • Nelligen Holiday Park, Nelligen, New South Wales. 140km from Canberra.
  • Denmark Rivermouth Caravan Park, Denmark, Western Australia. 415km south of Perth
  • Rollingstone Beach Caravan Resort, Rollingstone, Queensland. 60km north of Townsville.
  • Boomi River Campsite, Boomi, Queensland. 82km south-west of Goondiwindi, 70km north-east of Mungindi.

    CARAVANS & MOTORHOMES

    Days of glory
    A 1960s Franklin caravan and a 1960s EJ Holden – what more could anyone wish for?

    GOOD GEAR & GADGETS

    Have a look at the latest motorcampers from Trakka, the latest in Waeco’s three-way coolers and a new bus from Mercedes-Benz that will be arriving in October.

    CAMPERS’ TALES

  • The last Australian explorer - Learn about Len Beadell, the man who helped to open up our fascinating Outback.
  • Red canyons, turquoise waters - Cape Range and Ningaloo Reef make up a colourful and spectacular piece of Western Australia. If you love bushwalking or snorkelling, you’ll love this.
  • Just remarkable - John McCann takes us on a tour of a rugged chunk of South Australia.
  • York revs up - The history of the automobile lives on in this small WA town.
  • Good snake - Deadly tiger snakes might one day help cure disease.
  • Bypass Melbourne - Take the ferry from Queenscliff to Sorrento to avoid the city traffic.
  • Travel on a budget - These easy tips can help to save you some dollars.
  • Campfire cooking - Pesto is easy to make, easy to store and tastes great – just perfect for people on the move.

    JUST FOR READERS

  • My Favourite Place
    A tour of Tasmania by coach has won for a reader a great prize from Snowgum..

    GETAWAY VEHICLE

  • Compact off-roader
    Suzuki’s new SX4 is functional and flexible and happy.

    CATCH A FEED

  • The mighty snapper
    Paul B. Kidd sings the praises of snapper and shares two of his favourite recipes for this delicious fish.

    Readers’ letters

  • A reader shows us an easy way to plan your travels.

    An index to 12 months of On The Road. And the Aussie Cross Quiz.

    plus the chance to win some brilliant and useful prizes...one of FIVE recreational atlases or a GPS navigation system for your laptop......all in this month's On the Road magazine.


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