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Horizon Casuarina Review – Cruisy Casuarina – October 2014

iMotorhome Reviews the Horizon Casuarina. The Casuarina continues Horizon’s tradition of naming its motorhomes after Australian flowering trees and shrubs. What an evolutionary development means in practical terms is that the Casuarina is built on a extra-long wheel-base (ELWB) Fiat Ducato van as opposed to the Melaleuca’s long wheelbase (LWB) variant, gaining 365 mm (1ft […]

Horizon Casuarina Review – Orange is the New Black

Caravan World Reviews the Horizon Casuarina Most motorhomes come in various shades of white. And that’s about all. Occasionally, however, someone steps out and does something radically different. In this case, it’s Clayton Kearney at Horizon Motor Homes, Ballina, NSW. Yes, he sometimes likes to order his Fiat Ducato vans in bright metallic orange… To […]

Is the Melaleuca Australia’s Best Value Motorhome?

The Horizon Melaleuca is the company’s best seller in its class and it’s easy to see why. It bridges motorhome class boundaries, sitting somewhere between a large camper van and a small B class motorhome. Technically, it’s a B class yet Horizon have managed to capture the cheeky  go anywhere attitude of the camper van so […]

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Horizon Banksia +2 Review in On the Road Magazine

Motorhomes have come a long way since the early days, we show you the impressive Horizon Banksia +2. If you were not a motorhome devotee you may well have an unusual impression of these homes on wheels. A regular highway driver might see them as slow Toyota Coasters of indeterminate age billowing gusts of diesel […]

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Horizon Melaleuca Review in Australian Caravan and RV Magazine

Judging by the tent city, there’s either a small political protest going on, or it’s an unseasonably warm, late-winter weekend and everyone’s realised it. I don’t even bother checking with reception before I turn around and head away from the crowded beachside campsite, somewhere not far from Ballina. But that’s one of the simple pleasures […]

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Horizon Melaleuca Review in Wanderer

In the world of motorhomes, one of the game changers in Australia and New Zealand was the arrival of vehicles like the Mercedes Benz Sprinter and, slightly later, the Fiat Ducato. Not only did they, along with Volkswagen and Iveco, provide a European sourced base vehicle, but as far as this review is concerned, they provided […]