Tag: women on the road

June 6, 2018

RIDING SOLO | THE WANDERER

Long the domain of grey nomads or intrepid families, RV travel is experiencing a shift thanks to an ever growing band of solo travellers – and, it’s women who are leading the charge. Considering that completing the ‘Big Lap’, heading north for the winter, or exploring some of this country’s most remote corners are bucket-list read more…

Island and Surrounds | Circumnavigating Australia in a motorhome

“Dreaming about driving off into the sunset and doing the ‘big lap’ of Australia? Gold Coast resident Kari Rawlings, did just that; at the age of 69 she jumped in her white Fiat Ducato motorhome, nicknamed ‘Snowfall’, and set off with her dog Bella on their big adventure. Doing the ‘big lap’ is something that read more…

November 14, 2017

Kari On | From Cowra to Conargo

Moving towards Cowra the scenery was similar with open plains and hills looking quite barren but speckled with cattle or sheep and wheat fields. After passing through Cowra and heading for Young the scenery changed. Young, being the gateway to the Riverina, introduced the new sights of cherry Farms and orchards with fewer cattle and read more…

July 17, 2017

Ladies On The Road

 Here we share with you the story of three solo women travellers, with particular mention of one woman Kari Rawlings and her dog who have just circumnavigated Australia, doing the iconic ‘big lap’ in her motorhome – ticking off a bucket list item that most retirees do together. Bribie Island resident Kari Rawlings turns read more…

June 20, 2017

On the Road Magazine | Celebrating Women on the Road

Australian women are among some of the most independent in the world, and this is especially true when it comes to traveling. A global Women’s Travel Survey in 2015 revealed that a massive 81% of Aussie females were planning to travel solo that year alone. This number is almost 20% higher than women from the read more…

The Wanderer | Touring Destinations

The Wanderer May 2017, pg 110 “Horizon Motorhomes owner Nola, from Geelong, travels solo, alongside her cat, Polly. Fourteen months ago she decided to purchase a Horizon ‘Banksia’ motorhome and has since clocked over 21,000km. Nola loves the freedom of being able to choose where and when she will travel. She prefers to free camp read more…

May 19, 2017

Destination | The Murray River

Horizon Motorhomes owner Nola, 65, from Geelong is a woman who travels solo on the road. Fourteen months ago she decided to purchase a ‘Banksia’ Horizon motorhome and start traveling around the country with her cat, Polly. Since then she has clocked over 21,000kms. Nola loves the freedom of being able to choose where and read more…

May 12, 2017

iMotorhome | Celebrating Solo Women Travellers

Meet Nola. Nola, 65, from Geelong has been living on her own for 16 years. She has always had an adventurous spirit and 14 months ago decided to buy a Horizon Banksia motorhome, which she fondly nicknamed Fiona…. Related Tag: Buy Recreational Vehicles Read more here or click the image below: