Bloom baby bloom: Here’s how to spend a long weekend at the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Winter might be coming to a chilling end, but there’s nothing like the promise of sunshine and pretty blooms to get you through the final days of cooling temps. Cue the award-winning Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers, a massive 10-day fiesta running from 20 – 29 September 2019, celebrating the much-anticipated burst of colour that paints the city when spring kicks in

From Sydney to Byron Bay – The Perfect #Vanlife Road Trip

There are at least a dozen iconic Australian road trips. The place is just so damned big and, more than that, open. How can an intrepid traveler not want to drive it? There’s the “Red Center road trip” and the “Barrier Reef road trip” and the “Top End road trip” and the “Wine Region road trip” and… I could go on for a long while.

How to Live the Vanlife in NZ by Uproxx

“What’s your favourite place you’ve ever been?” People ask travel writers this all the time. Until recently, I’ve never had a clear answer. It’s not for a lack of sample size either. Having made landfall on all seven continents within a calendar year, I should be well equipped with a response. Yet whenever folks ask, my go-to answers have always seemed canned.

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.

Beginners guide to hitting the road in a campervan

Have you been wanting to hit the road for your own adventure but don’t know where to start? Maybe you’ve dreamed of road tripping up the east coast of Australia, or want to explore the picturesque vineyards of regional Victoria, but the thought of driving a big...

6 Most Romantic Destinations in New Zealand

Some of the best memories are made on holidays.  If you are looking to get away from it all and reconnect with your significant other, a romantic road trip campervanning around New Zealand, driving through luscious green rolling hills, exploring hidden beaches,...

5 Things you must do in New Zealand’s North Island

If you’re looking for both adventure and breathtaking scenery on your next holiday, make sure to put New Zealand’s North Island on your travel list. Offering everything from bungy jumping, and geothermal hot pools, to secluded beach caves and active volcanoes, the...

5 Things you must do in New Zealand’s South Island

Known for its breathtaking natural landscapes, world class wineries, and abundant wildlife, New Zealand’s South Island is a must do for anyone wanting to experience snow capped mountain peaks, vast hiking tracks, and crystal clear waters. To help you plan your road...

Best winter caravan spots near Brisbane

If you live in south-east Queensland then there are plenty of camping and caravan spots that offer activities to keep the kids entertained during the day and will allow you to have your very own campfire when the sun goes down.  To help make planning your trip easy, here are some of our favour family-friendly camping and caravan grounds that are all only a few hours drive from Brisbane.

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...

Nancy’s First Motorhome Road Trip!

We are thrilled to have recently hosted Nancy on her very first motorhome road trip in our luxurious Euro Star along the east coast drive from Sydney to Brisbane - keep on reading as she shares her experience! Before leaving Australia I wanted to try a new type of...

Experience Nature at Cape Hillsborough

Think of Australia’s most famous icons, ‘Wallabies’ and ‘The Beach’, add in a beautiful sunrise and you have the ‘Cape Hillsborough Sunrise with the Wallabies Tour’. Located at the stunning Cape Hillsborough beach, this experience is a must for all visitors to The...