JOURNEYS

Follow the journeys of some of Essential Caravans' customers

A Day Trip To Lake Argyle

Lake Argyle is nearly on everyone’s bucket list and for very good reasons. The scenic views are beautiful from where ever you go in the area. The great thing about Lake Argyle is that there are plenty of off-road driving trails that you can go down and explore, some leading you to some beautiful lookout …

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Top Things To Do In Kununurra

Kununurra is a small town with a big attitude. It has plenty to do within the town itself and in the surrounding regions. We could have spent an easy two weeks here but unfortunately, we could only stay for five. See below for our best things to do in Kununurra to make sure you don’t …

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Celebrating Territory Day

The day had come and we were leaving the Northern Territory for good and coming back to Western Australia for the first time in over 2 years. Western Australia is our home state and it felt like only yesterday that we had left on this big adventure travelling and exploring our amazing country. This was …

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Top 5 Things To Do In Darwin

Darwin is the tropical capital of the Northern Territory and is famous for its multicultural food, outdoor markets, waterside attractions and a warm holiday vibe all year-round. There is so much to see and do in Darwin that you will need more than a week’s long stay here to really experience the true style of …

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What To Do In Darwin With Kids

After four months of travelling through the centre of the Northern Territory, we finally hit the city of Darwin. We were stoked to have arrived and had been really keen to get ourselves settled into a caravan park for the following two months. We had, had enough of the red dirt for the time being …

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Our Time In Litchfield National Park

Litchfield National Park is a must-see if you’re in the Northern Territory. It’s home to several stunning waterfalls that cascade into crystal clear pools, thermal springs and a Lost City of weathered sandstone rocks. Litchfield National Park can be done on day trips from Darwin and some travellers do this because of the lack of accommodation …

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Best Places To Visit In Kakadu

Arriving in Kakadu was exciting. It really is where the Northern Territory starts to show what it really is made up of. Waterfalls, rugged rainforests during the wet season and dry arid bushland during the dry. The flora and fauna are forever changing and evolving, the wildflowers are in bloom and the outback is lit …

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Top 5 Things To Do In Katherine

Woohoo, we made it to Katherine. We were so happy to be arriving in a big town! Our food supplies were running low and we wanted to do a big food shop. Lucky for us Katherine has a Woolworths store. This is the only big-chain supermarket in between Alice Springs and Darwin so it is …

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Road-trip from Alice Springs to Daly Waters

There is something special about being in the outback of Australia. The camels, the flora and the fauna topped off with the open-air make for a special kind of road trip.  The road less travelled is the road worth taking and the Stuart Highway is definitely one of those roads. There is one way to …

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Best Things To Do In Mataranka

Let me just start by saying that Matakanka is bloody magical……. We were absolutely naive and knew nothing about Mataranka before travelling Australia. This small town has so much life to give that I cannot believe that some travellers pass right through it without stopping. I do not want that for you, so I have …

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