So when it came to creating a fresh take on the classic Starliner caravan, Brent wasn’t prepared for anything less than perfection. The Starliner Evolution 2016 has been two years in the making and is officially road ready – and it’s a true retro modern delight.
There are two things in life that Kiwis are well-known for – an undeniable devotion to the open road, and a penchant for DIY. So when an opportunity arose to integrate these two traits by way of a classic Volkswagen Kombi do-up, it was a dream come true for Ashburton couple Dean Farr and Lisa Scammell.
Fully kitted-out to cater for a couple’s disability requirements, this impressive caravan has enjoyed many helping hands to get it on the road. There’s a certain freedom to camping that perhaps many take for granted. For Pam and Malcolm, their customised Sprite Quattro FB caravan represents more than just the opportunity to holiday, but a freedom from the constraints of living with a severe disability.
A world-first novel mobile tasting experience is providing a new opportunity to promote premium New Zealand wines to locals and international visitors at major events. Developed by Rick Nelson – owner of The Winery, Queenstown’s premiere wine store – the Winedub is an original 1958 split screen VW single cab pickup that has been fully restored over 15 months. For more information check our website.
Whether we are camping or glamping, there are ways to save water, weight, money and time. If we’re going to the river, sea or a campground in one of the many beautiful destinations we are blessed with in New Zealand, there are always tips to pick up along the way. For more information check our website.
By providing a platform for motorhome and caravan owners to connect with travellers and share their vehicles, SHAREaCAMPER gives travellers an easy, more personalised opportunity to live the ‘Kiwi camping dream’. Unlike traditional rental companies which are geared toward the tourist dollar, SHAREaCAMPER owners don’t have the overheads or expenses of a rental firm. As a result, they are priced very competitively. For more information check our website.
Take a drive from Mt Taranaki to the coast and check out these highlights. Taranaki means ‘Gliding Peak’ in Maori. Legend has it that Taranaki lived with his volcano brothers, Ruapehu, Tongariro, and Ngauruhoe, until he fell in love with Tongariro’s wife, Pihanga (a smaller volcano)