Federal and WA government funding of $6m will see a
road in front of the Lighthouse Caravan Park at Exmouth realigned so guests
will find it safer to reach the beach.
Coober Pedy District Council's tourism committee
agenda for July 8 includes recommendation to replace Stuart Range Caravan
Park sign which it describes as being "very tatty".
South Australia's Bordertown Caravan Park is set for
a $1.4 million spruce up. Tatiara District Council and the Federal
Government have both chipped in $700,000 to improve visitor accommodation,
including new modern cabins. "The project will provide economic benefit to
the district during construction and from increased visitation," the
council, which took over management of the park in March this year, says in
its budget statement.
Lou and Sandi Beltrame, who have run Victoria's
successful Omeo Caravan Park for 12 years, have promised to "fight the
fight" after being told in an email from East Gippsland Shire Council that
their lease will not be renewed next year. The council plans to take over
the reins itself.
Victorian Government today revealed a $5m fund to
ensure regional businesses, including caravan parks, affected by the current
lockdown will be eligible for up to $225 a night for cancelled bookings,
with no cancellation fees charged to residents forced to stay home.
South Australia's Kingston District Council is
looking into developing a new long-term RV camping facility at a property it
owns on Cooke St, near Kingston Golf Club.
Thieves made off with a 28ft Jayco Sterling caravan,
rego U91-388, from a property on Bendigo-Maryborough Road at Havelock,
The Caravan Industry Association of Australia is
planning its largest ever marketing campaign designed to get people booking
caravan park holidays and road trips as state borders ease. .
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