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Melaleuca Review – Time To Roam – Aug/Sept 2017

‘Van conversion motorhomes occupy a special niche in the Australian RV market. Horizon Motorhomes is the only dedicated manufacturer in that segment and is well known for its quality work and affordable prices. In case you’re wondering, the difference between a campervan and a motorhome in this style of vehicle is the addition of a […]

Horizon Motorhomes Win Manufacturing & Innovation Award

Saturday night at the Ballina Chamber of Commerce Business Awards, Horizon Motorhomes won ‘Manufacturing & Innovation’ gong, after 29 years in business. “We are grateful to be recognised by the Ballina Chamber of Commerce Awards for all the hard work and determination we have put in to our business,” Clayton said. “We take great pride […]

The Pinnacles

The Pinnacles: One of Australia’s Best Kept Secrets

The Turquoise Coast is hailed as one of Australia’s best kept secrets and features the world famous Pinnacles Desert as part of Nambung National Park.  The desert has an incredible diversity of unique fauna, living stromatolites, pristine beaches, excellent fishing and is in the middle of Western Rock Lobster fishery (yum!).   The entrance is […]

The Wanderer – RV Design of the Future – August, 2017

Clayton Kearney, Managing Director for Horizon Motorhomes, knows a thing or two about manufacturing RVs, winning the Caravan and Camping Industry Association’s Manufacturer of the Year two years running. Horizon has been building motorhomes in Ballina in northern NSW for more than two decades and is constantly enhancing, developing and testing models in line with […]

BCMC & Horizon Motorhomes means big business in Lennox Head

Monday night at the Lennox Head Chamber of Commerce Business Awards, Lennox Head resident and business owner of BCMC (Ballina Campervan & Motorhome Centre) & Horizon Motorhomes, Clayton Kearney collected ‘Best Big Business’ gong, after 29 years in business. “We are grateful to be recognised by the Lennox Head Chamber of Commerce for all the hard work and determination we have put […]


The Wanderer – Rising to the ‘Horizon’ When Cooking – July 2017

“Market trends suggest more travellers are choosing RVs that are not only affordable, but more compact and efficient. They aren’t willing to give up the creature comforts of home, meaning RVs will have to be beautiful, practical and extremely efficient in the use of space. Luckily, Horizon Motorhomes fits this brief with their range of […]

Meet Kari – our NEW guest blogger

Meet Kari. Four and a half years ago she bought her Horizon Motorhomes ‘Melaleuca’ (who she’s named Snowfall) and like so many of our Horizon ‘Women on the Road’, she too travels with her furry friend – a rescue dog named Bella. Originally from Bribie Island, she is about to turn 70 and has been […]

ACRV – The Simple Vanlife – June/July 2017

If you could ask for only two things in your next campervan, I reckon you’d want them to be simplicity and elegance. With just those two traits, you get a mobile home that’s easy to use, unlikely to cause problems, good looking and comfortable. And that’s what the updated Horizon Banksia is all about. One […]

The Wanderer – Ballina Bound: The Melaleuca Review – June 2017

The Wanderer recently reviewed the Melaleuca.  Lounging in the back of Horizon’s Melaleuca with the rear doors flung open, watching surfers cruise the waves from the lookout above the tiny north coast NSW town of Lennox Head, I realised this was my kind of motorhome: compact and cosy but fully equipped and self-contained. And after […]

Caravan World – Melaleuca Review – 2017

See Caravan World’s recent video review of Horizon Motorhomes Melaleuca.  Editor Ali Millar takes you through the vehicle and heads on a road trip from Lennox Head to the hinterland and finishing up in Brunswick Heads for the evening. After a long day of exploring, we pulled into North Coast Holiday Parks Massey Greene, right on […]