August 2007 - Table of contents


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

Including:

GREAT PLACES TO GO

A charming destination - Portland, in Victoria,has fine camping and caravanning, inspiring coastal scenery and history around every corner.
Northern Territory Top Spots - Catherine Lawson shares some of here favourite NT destinations where thereís lots to see and do and enjoy.
Greatest explorations - Join Melanie Ball on an adventurous trek in the footsteps of Edmund Kennedy.

CAMPSITE REPORTS

This month, we look at places to camp in:
  • Timber Creek Gunamu Tourist Park, Timber Creek, Northern Territory, 287km south-west of Katherine.
  • Woodgate Beach Tourist Park, Woodgate, Queensland, Between Hervey and Bundaberg
  • Sundowner Breakwall Tourist Park, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, 370km north of Sydney.
  • Pooncarie Camping Area, Pooncarie, New South Wales, 126km south of Menindee; 116km north-east of Wentworth

    CARAVANS & MOTORHOMES

    Sleek, luxurious and beautiful
    Tne Liberty 1 caravan is made and designed in Australia. Itís a luxury van for truly discerning buyers.

    GOOD GEAR & GADGETS

    Have a look at a new product to give your caravan ceiling a facelift, how Kedron Caravansí is doing its bit to save water and a travellersí gadget that should keep the entire crew happy and entertained.

    CAMPERSí TALES

  • Meet Mr Cue - Discover Cue, a small town n Western Australia that has a fabulous golden history.
  • Border crossings - Keith Hall canít resist the dotted line that separates one state from another.
  • Bushranging birds - Satin bower birds have an insatiable passion Ė and itís blue all the way.
  • Soft adventure - Take a warm break from winter at Main Range National Park.
  • Simple storage for snaps - John Mainwaring explains how he makes sure he doesnít lose any precious holiday photos.
  • Campfire cooking - Susan Hall dishes up some grain-based meals that are easy to prepare and donít need a long list of fresh ingredients.

    JUST FOR READERS

  • My Favourite Place
    A celebration of Ludwig Leichhardt has won for a reader a fantastic prize pack from Snowgum..

    GETAWAY VEHICLE

  • LandCruiser workhorse
    Toyotaís 70-Series now has a 4.5 litre, turbo-diesel V8 engine Ė and itís ready to go anywhere..

    CATCH A FEED

  • Be safe in small boats.
    Paul B. Kidd sets out the rules for anyone who wants to set sail in a small boat.

    Readersí letters

  • This month, find out where our readers love to camp.

    .....And the Aussie Cross Quiz.

    plus the chance to win a caravan and driving safety DVD...we have 10 copies to give away.


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