On The Road - December 1999
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PLACES TO GO6 Grampian glory
The top part of the Grampians in Victoria is a beautiful and uncrowded place to visit. Heather Farish tells us why its such a great place to visit.42 Peace at Mackay
From the beaches to the mountains, Elizabeth Mueller takes an NQ Rentails motorhome on a journey of exploration through the tropical Queensland region of Mackay. The photographs are fantastic.76 Campsite reports
Looking for some really great places to camp out in Australia? Our reporters give their unbiased opinions on four campsites, including a grand old homestead in SA and a park where the first two nights are free.Click Here to Read This Article
Theres little that the new Horizon caravan lacks in the way of accommodation and comfort yet it comes at a price that will appeal to travellers on a budget (and isnt that most of us?).50 Windcheater from Windsor Peter Hammond looks at Windsors entry-level caravan that includes a shower and toilet. If its important to have the comforts we are used to at home, here is a caravan that will appeal.
Its easy to enter our giveaway for an essential safety device that shuts down gas bottles if theres a leak.32 Christmas gifts for travellers
Need some ideas for a present for your favorite camper? Weve got some great gift suggestions from Avis Pearce. We describe the products, photograph many of them, and, unlike some other magazines, we give you the retail price and a telephone number to call to find out where to get them.
18 Wacky events calendar We really are a weird mob. Vaughan Mawbey investigates ferret races, boat races in rivers without water, camel races, the world rabbit-skinning championship and many other wacky events. It is a guide on when and where to go to see Australians doing what they do best: Having lots of fun. Click Here to Read This Article 56 The toss of the coins
We take a look at the two-up school in Kalgoorlie to find out what this game of chance is all about.64 Campfire cooking Our campside Christmas feast wont keep the cook slaving over a hot camp oven, but it will bring lots of complements. If you want a celebratory meal in the bush, this article is a must.
There are some real teasers in this months Cross Quiz. It is a real test of your knowledge of Australia and s a great campfire quiz that everybody can take part in and enjoy.