All posts by: Coolcampervan.com

  • Tooloom Falls
      Shirley and I recently camped at Tooloom falls near Urbanville in northern NSW.  We are currently living at the Gold coast in southern Queensland and we usually...
  • Dallan and Shirley on beach with Shark bay in background.
Australia has some amazing places to visit and one of the standout memories from our recent trip was a place called Shark Bay in Western Australia.  Shark bay is listed...
  • Camper at Cable Beach Broome WA.
A couple of years ago my wife and I bought a Slide-on or truck camper in Australia .  The camper was an American made Palamino Bronco and it came fitted...
  • custom counter top.
If your building your own RV you might consider building your own counter tops, it’s not too difficult if you know how.  There are a couple of secrets that I...
  • Dad's pop-top camper.
About a year ago my parents purchased a pop-top camper-van and it had a domestic house hold refrigerator installed.  The previous owners had built the camper and run the refrigerator...
  • Burleigh Headland
Australia’s Gold Coast is an awesome place to visit and explore,  and I believe that  the best way to see it is by bike .  My favorite section of  the...
  • RV toilets
The three most common styles of RV Toilets are: Portable Toilets Cassette Toilets Holding Tank Toilets Portable Toilets: These are the the cheapest option and great for small campers with limited...
  • Grey Water Tank,P Trap,Drainage
If you’re building a camper or RV you may be interested in adding a Grey Water Holding Tank.  With so many National Parks and other budget campsites requiring campers to...
  • RV Wiring and Solar.
Our  latest RV is a 2007 Ford Transit Van, extra long wheel base – we bought it as an empty shell (an ex work van) and we completely outfitted it with...
  • RV Plumbing and Drainage
So your ready to attempt the plumbing in your camper,  you’ve probably put some flooring down and built some nice cabinets.  Now you have to figure out what parts to...