8 Ultimate Northern Territory Family Experiences

Self Drive Holidays - Northern Territory Family holidays are a great opportunity to explore a little more of our own backyard and are more important than ever to reconnect as a family. Kids can swap virtual reality for actual experiences, creating lasting memories...

Grey Nomads Guide to the NT – Alice Springs and Uluru

If you are among the growing network of the grey nomads’ club (or are hoping to be) and looking to discover first-hand the unspoilt beauty, culture and character of the Northern Territory, there is no better time to set off on an experience of a life time! With...

Top 10 Pet Friendly Campsites

Looking for Pet Friendly Motorhomes and Camping Sites in Australia or Dog friendly road trip ideas? You are certainly not alone. According to the RSPCA, Australia has one of the highest rates of pet ownership in the world. More than 60% of...

Campervan Hire and Motorhome Hire

At Apollo, we love road trips and we are happy to help you on your way to discovering the beautiful scenic roads throughout Australia, New Zealand and the United States. We have been helping holidaymakers embark on unforgettable journeys and enjoy unique experiences for more than 30 years.

20 Movies That Make You Pack Up and Travel

Do you have the travel bug that makes you want to jump in a motorhome  and travel the country? If not, these following 20 movies are sure to inspire the “gypsy” spirit in you and get you out on the road. 1.The Motorcycle Diaries It’s a well-known fact that travel can...

10 Songs That Bring Out the Travel Bug in You

Road tripping is not only a favorite pastime, but also an unforgettable experience for the lucky ones that choose to travel in a rental campervan. It really comes as no surprise that there is an endless number of songs written about the experience of being out on the...

Delve into the Melbourne Cup Carnival History

Australia is full of great things to do, fantastic places to see, and marvellous experiences to enjoy. If you are looking for some unique activities to do while travelling in a motorhome hire, you should include the Melbourne Cup Carnival in your to-do list! What is...

Discovering The Wonders of Orakei Korako

There might be very few places in the world left unexplored by man. Yet there are some that remain sublimely hidden, familiar only to those off-the-beaten-path adventurers and campervan hire travellers that seek and take joy in places unbeknownst to the horde. Orakei...

3 Tips I’d Give A New Traveller

Guest blog post by Hellen McAdams So you like to travel? Going to new places, meeting new faces and experiencing different cultures sounds like a dream come true to most people who like travelling. But, it takes much more than occasional 10-day long road trips to...

Australia’s 10 Best Day Treks

Have you ever wanted to see the beauty of Australia for yourself? You’ve heard of the great outback and the beautiful landscapes in the country. It’s one thing to see pictures, but to travel in a campervan and see it in person is an amazing experience. There are many...

Hottest New Zealand Destinations for the Winter

Just because its winter in New Zealand doesn’t mean that you will struggle to find ways to entertain yourself. In fact, New Zealand is gorgeous during the winter season with plenty of things to do and places to see making it the ideal destination for a wintertime road...

Safety Driving Tips for Australian Winters

Australia is undoubtedly a beautiful country with vastly different scenery, seasons, and destinations to suit any kind of adventure. It’s the kind of country where you can set off in a hired camper van and travel for hours on end while passing through a variety of...

Burning Man 2019: The Radical Ritual

Nearly everyone has heard of the Burning Man festival. Whether you’ve heard legends about the festival in the desert, or know someone who jumped headfirst into the event, you have an opinion on the Burning Man. No matter what that opinion is, you should definitely...

Off To Alice Springs For Camel Cup 2019

2019 is off to a great start, but maybe its time for a little holiday. Whether you need a break from work, time to relax and have fun with your special someone, or the space to reconnect with your kids; the Camel Cup 2019 in Alice Springs is the place to go! An fun...

Do Winter Right: Queenstown Winter Festival

Winter time doesn’t need to mean boring. Winter in New Zealand is beautiful because of the gorgeous landscapes and scenery making it the perfect time to rent a motorhome to travel all over the country. One of the best places to visit in New Zealand during the winter...

USA Bucket List Road Trips

The classic USA road trip still lives on!  Here’s three must-do road trips to add to your bucket lists. Las Vegas to San Francisco When you leave the glittering landscape of Vegas and head towards Death Valley, stop in for a quick stroll along the boardwalk at...