Are you a Caravanner with a thirst for adventure? Good! Get out there and explore our beautiful country - but before you go, check out these helpful mobile apps to help you find your way and get the information you need easily. Happy travels!
Hema Explorer Australia
Investigate where your adventure should take you with 40,000 points of interest, save multi-scale topographic mapping to your device and generate a route to navigate offline, then backup your track logs, geotagged photos and trip notes to your Hema Explorer Cloud account to remember your trip and share it online.
Wiki Camps Australia
Wiki Camps Australia has the largest and most up-to-date database of campgrounds, caravan parks, backpacker hostels, day use area, points of interest, information centres and public dump points you're sure to find what you're looking for.
WikiCamps also works completely offline so you don't have to worry about phone signal or a WiFi connection.
Simply download all the content to your device before you go!
Discovery Parks app
Find the nearest Discovery Park, local attractions, petrol stations, ATMs, WiFi hotspots, groceries, road warnings, and for even when you get caught short - public toilets, all while you're on the road.
Find My Friends
Find My Friends allows you to easily locate friends and family using your mobile device. This is a great app for when you're out on the road as it allows your famiy and friends back home to keep up to date with where you are and they can track your journey as you go.
Fires Near Me NSW
This is a handy little app to have that allows you to check if there are any fires near you. While out on the tracks safety is key and it is important to know what is happening around you. This app is an official application of the NSW Rural Fire Service and is kept up to date at all times. You can use the app to check bushfire status updates and fire ban restrictions.
This app is brought to you by the Australian Government, Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities. it provides you with an extensive list of protected species, heritage sites and shipwrecks close to your location.
BOM Weather App
Check out the chance of rain throughout the day and get a full picture of weather over the next 24 hours. See what's in store for the rest of the week! The official national warnings are updated regularly.
If you’re planning that big trip around Australia there are some great caravanning destinations to explore. Make sure you have the right tyres for the job with a set of Cooper tyres to get you there.