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08/2016

Seven days on the road in maui Ultima Plus

​Tania and her partner traveled from Alice Spring to Darwin in a maui Ultima Plus. get her tips and tricks from the article . 

Tags: Alice Springs, Darwin, couple, tipsread morePosted by: maui team
23/08/2016
Alice Springs, Darwin, couple, tips
08/2016

WIN a Summer Campervan Trip

​​Have you got your summer sorted? Enter our competition to be in to WIN a 7 day Summer Fleet campervan hire.

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21/08/2016
win; competition; summer
06/2016

Exploring the Northern Territory

Northern territory, roadtrip​Shandos and Joel spent six luxurious days exploring Australia's Northern Territory from Darwin. Stopping along the way to check out places like Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks. The couple discovered the history and spirit of this beautiful land so full of contradictions.Tags: Darwin, Kakadu National Park, NT, Northern Territoryread morePosted by:
28/06/2016
Darwin, Kakadu National Park, NT, Northern Territory
04/2016

What to pack for a winter road trip

​It's almost time for your camper holiday, and in-between securing your motorhome hire, and telling your family about your upcoming adventures, you realise you don't want to leave out any winter road trip essentials.

Tags: winter essentials, winter, read morePosted by:
28/04/2016
winter essentials, winter,
04/2016

10 of our favourite Valentines Day couples

​This Valentines Day we are celebrating love with our 10 perfect Instagram couples. Whether it's embracing the love of their family or the love of each other we think these 10 couples embody the maui spirit!

Tags: love, couples, romance on the roadread morePosted by: the maui crew
02/04/2016
love, couples, romance on the road
07/2015

Do the Whitsundays!

​The Whitsundays is one of those places surrounded in folklore and held with intrigue. Fables tell of impossibly white sand, crystal clear water, bounties of fresh seafood and cloudless days. Well to be honest it's all true, the Whitsundays really is filled with impossibly white sand, crystal clear water, bounties of fresh seafood and cloudless days! So how do make the most of the incredible region? In a Maui Campervan of course! A boat may seem like a more obvious choice but you can do some serious exploring of the Whitsundays in a campervan.  

Tags: Whitsundays, Queenslandread morePosted by:
12/07/2015
Whitsundays, Queensland
08/2015

Top Farmers’ Markets on Australia’s East Coast | Maui AU

​For a lot of people, spring is about airing out the old, recharging the batteries and reconnecting with nature. Whether it's giving your house a good spring clean, going on long walks to clear your mind or eating healthy, locally-sourced produce, now is the time to hire a Maui motorhome and head up Australia's glorious East coast- home to some of the best beaches, best walks and best Farmers Markets this country has to offer.

Tags: Farmers Markets, Marketsread morePosted by:
10/08/2015
Farmers Markets, Markets
01/2015

9 Reasons to visit the Margaret River

​Margaret River is a food-lovers paradise and the perfect place to indulge all of your senses while exploring by camper.

Get your taste buds tingling with freshly caught seafood, feast on farm fresh produce, drink wine while standing in the vineyard that produced it and devour as much cheese as your stomach can handle.

Tags: Margaret river, Luxuryread morePosted by:
09/01/2015
Margaret river, Luxury
08/2015

The kids have left home, now what?

​Does the house seem a little quieter these days? The kids have packed their bags and headed out into the big brave world on their own! Perhaps it feels a little like it's just the two of you rattling around in that big old house? Or maybe you are celebrating, embracing life with just the two of you (let's face it, it's probably been awhile!) and planning your next adventure! 

Tags: Australia scenic, grey nomads, kids left homeread morePosted by:
27/08/2015
Australia scenic, grey nomads, kids left home
08/2015

Chase the Summer

​Love the Romance of Paris? Take a look at this cool infographic and find out where in Australia you should be visiting...

Tags: Europe, Infographic, Summerread morePosted by:
21/08/2015
Europe, Infographic, Summer
07/2015

Australian winery havens

Treat yourself to a tipple and know you don't have to drive to the next vineyard or home again, with one of our maui winery haven stays.  Wake up the next morning, enjoy a delicious breakfast amongst the vines and either meander onto the next vineyard or explore the region further.

Tags: Winery, vineyard, cycle, relaxread morePosted by:
28/07/2015
Winery, vineyard, cycle, relax
07/2015

The great southern wine trail

Embarking on a campervan tour through the Great Southern Wine Region is an experience unlike any other. With a combination of a cool climate and spectacular scenery, it makes an ideal destination for adventurers and foodies alike. The wines produced here are some of the best in the country, and the region is known world-wide for its Riesling, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Shiraz and Malbec.

Tags: western australia, wild flowers, whale sharksread morePosted by:
28/07/2015
western australia, wild flowers, whale sharks
12/2015

Wine tasting for beginners

​If your next self-drive itinerary takes you through some of Australia and New Zealand's renowned wine regions, there's no need to feel daunted by all the vines and wines. You don't have to be a wine connoisseur to enjoy yourself when it comes to tasting wine - in fact, there are some basic tips that will make the experience much more enjoyable

Tags: wine, vintage, vineyard, grapes, winery holidayread morePosted by:
05/12/2015
wine, vintage, vineyard, grapes, winery holiday
01/2015

6 ways our campervan enriched our holiday

​We finally settled on hiring a campervan for our holiday. It was not a mode of transport that I had initially considered but now it is the only way I will travel. We have just completed a six week road-trip of the Australian east coast and Northern Territory and not only did campervan travel tick all my boxes of having an intimate and immersive experience, it also satisfied my partner's pampered lifestyle. She quickly adapted the camper to make it our home away from home.

Tags: campervan, road trip, first timeread morePosted by:
14/01/2015
campervan, road trip, first time
10/2014

Perfect Pairing: Wine and Food Infographic

Finding the right wine to go with the perfect meal is more of an art than a science. Whether you are looking to pair a quality Sauvignon Blanc or Shiraz with a light meal or full course dinner, our maui Winery Havens infographic has got it covered.

Tags: Winery, vineyard, food pairing, foodread morePosted by:
12/10/2014
Winery, vineyard, food pairing, food
11/2014

The five best self-drive gourmet routes in Tasmania

Abandon strict itineraries, forget about bossy tour guides, and experience culinary wonders on a campervan holiday through Tasmania.

With a high concentration of distilleries, vineyards, world-class restaurants and locally owned farms, this picturesque island is fast becoming the world's premier destination for gourmet eats.

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Tags: Tasmania, gourmet, explore, where to goread morePosted by:
21/11/2014
Tasmania, gourmet, explore, where to go
11/2014

5 tips to prepare for a family campervan holiday in Tasmania

​Tasmania is the ideal location for your family holiday. The short driving distances and stunning scenery means you won't have to worry about keeping the kids occupied while out on the road either. Tasmania is also host to a special collection of wildlife which can't be found anywhere else in the world

Tags: Tasmania, family holiday, top tipsread morePosted by: Spirit of Tasmania
19/11/2014
Tasmania, family holiday, top tips
10/2014

Australian camping spots

​Australians are maad keen on camping, so you'll have no trouble finding somewhere to stay whether you're looking for serviced holiday parks close to major attractions, or simple camping grounds in national parks and other natural places. Make the most of your maui campervan hire and stay in a variety of settings.

Tags: Freedom camping, campervan parks, campsitesread morePosted by: Sarah Bennett & Lee Slater
29/10/2014
Freedom camping, campervan parks, campsites
05/2014

Hints & tips for top trips

​If you're not having fun, you're probably not doing it right – although with a Maui campervan it's pretty hard to go wrong. Make the most of your experience by planning properly, packing right, and following these tips for hassle-free camping.

Tags: holiday, hints, tips, tricks, camper, funread morePosted by: Sarah Bennett & Lee Slater
08/05/2014
holiday, hints, tips, tricks, camper, fun
10/2014

Romance On The Road

​Put some wine, fire, sunsets and starry nights into your campervan holiday.

Looking for a romantic getaway? You’ve come to the right place, because campervanning gets you closer in more ways than one. An easy way to travel that’s low on stress, big on fun – and packed full of fresh air and sunshine – a campervan road trip will work wonders on your love life, and here’s how.​

Tags: romance, food, wineread morePosted by: Sarah Bennett & Lee Slater @BennettnSlater
07/10/2014
romance, food, wine
06/2014

Campervan Food Experience - A Moveable Feast

​Eating and drinking is a wonderful way to explore a country, opening doors to new cuisines and cultural experiences, while providing the most basic of human needs –wine, cheese and chocolate, for example. A Maui campervan holiday is the perfect way to get taste of Australia. Here are our top tips for making the most of it.

Tags: food, cuisine, wine, picnicread morePosted by: Sarah Bennett & Lee Slater @BennettnSlater
17/06/2014
food, cuisine, wine, picnic
05/2014

Play & stay around Australia’s great golf courses

​If golfing in Australia is on your bucket list, you may need a bigger bucket, because the lucky country boasts over 1500 golf courses. A Maui campervan is a great way to get amongst them, allowing you to tour some of the country’s most beautiful places in between games, driving your comfortable ‘home away from home’ with plenty of room for clubs.

Tags: golf courses australia, australian golf, maui campervan, hire a campervan nsw,barnbougle, port fairy, bonville  read morePosted by: Sarah Bennett & Lee Slater @BennettnSlater
19/05/2014
golf courses australia, australian golf, maui campervan, hire a campervan nsw,barnbougle, port fairy, bonville 

Australia’s legendary landscapes

An ancient continent that has evolved in isolation over 80 million years, Australia serves up remarkable scenes for the campervan traveller. Between its vast, red centre and sparkling coastline are landscapes that may surprise you with their diversity and distinct beauty. Here we bring you a selection.

Tags: New Zealand, landscapes, nature, diversityread morePosted by: @BennettnSlater
New Zealand, landscapes, nature, diversity

Australia's scenic splendours

​Australia is a big country with big sights, some so huge you'll need several days and a wide-angle lens to do them justice. Here are some of the most monumental, which would no doubt prove memorable on your Maui campervan trip.

Tags: Scenery, Australia, Ayres Rock, Great Ocean Road, 12 Apostlesread morePosted by: Sarah Bennett & Lee Slater
Scenery, Australia, Ayres Rock, Great Ocean Road, 12 Apostles