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How you feel when you are told you are going camping! How you feel when you are told you are going camping! Little Cali Zahra, Granddaughter of Ultimate Campers owners Michael and Wendy Hackett gets all excited about camping - we start them early at Ultimate Campers.… posted on: 5 Feb 2017 Unsealed 4X4 Review of the Ultimate XTERRAN Unsealed 4X4 Review of the Ultimate XTERRAN Caravan comfort in a camper trailer-sized package. There’s a reason they call them ‘Ultimate’.… posted on: 16 Mar 2016 Off Road Blogging Off Road Blogging We're looking forward to keeping up to date with the adventures of Grant and Linda Hanan who picked up their XPLOR GT in recent weeks.… posted on: 16 Feb 2016 Off Road Camping : Preparing for your next Outback adventure Off Road Camping : Preparing for your next Outback adventure Those guys at Camper Trailer Australia sure know what they are talking about!… posted on: 11 Feb 2016 Grey is the new black Grey is the new black We're back on the road for 2016 and it's grey out there!… posted on: 25 Jan 2016 Off Road Camping : Navigation and communication while on the road Off Road Camping : Navigation and communication while on the road Another interesting article from the knowledgeable people at Camper Trailer Australia...… posted on: 16 Jan 2016 Off Road Camping : Corrugations and other on-the-road mishaps Off Road Camping : Corrugations and other on-the-road mishaps This interesting article appeared in Camper Trailer Australia.… posted on: 10 Jan 2016 Don't just take our word for it! Don't just take our word for it! Of course we're going to tell you that an Ultimate is the best off-road camper trailer on the market. It's even nicer when an expert agrees!… posted on: 21 Dec 2015 Ultimate XPLOR GT : Review by Camper Trailer Australia Ultimate XPLOR GT : Review by Camper Trailer Australia Michael Borg took the Ultimate XPLOR GT through her paces. Was he impressed? Hell yeah...… posted on: 18 Dec 2015 4x4 Training on the South Coast of NSW 4x4 Training on the South Coast of NSW We brought our team on a 4WD training course and they all made it back safely!… posted on: 16 Dec 2015 Watch how it's done.... Watch how it's done.... Ultimate Campers owners love to share their adventures and show off just why they bought an Ultimate. Extreme off road, challenging tracks...easy...after all, it's an Ultimate!… posted on: 22 Nov 2015 Keeping it in the family! Keeping it in the family! Ultimate Camper #175 will keep on adventuring with the next generation of Ultimateers!… posted on: 10 Nov 2015 Top Tips For Towing in Rough Terrain Top Tips For Towing in Rough Terrain Michael Borg takes us through his tips for towing in the rough stuff.… posted on: 14 Oct 2015 Camper Trailer Australia reviews the Ultimate XTERRA Camper Trailer Australia reviews the Ultimate XTERRA According to Camper Trailer Australia's David Cook, the new XTERRA talks the walk with a tough appearance that that matches its off road capability, synonymous with the Ultimate name. And they know what they are talking about....… posted on: 18 Aug 2015 We all love lists about road trips! We all love lists about road trips! Intrepid travel adventurers Michaela and Alex has a list of 10 things that the must do whilst travelling in Australia.… posted on: 14 Jul 2015 The 14 best road trips in Australian, according to ytravelblog.com The 14 best road trips in Australian, according to ytravelblog.com Of course, we'd love ytravelblog.com to have focussed exclusively on off-road, but hey, whatever works!… posted on: 3 Jul 2015 Penny gets the Ultimate XPLOR a little wet! Penny gets the Ultimate XPLOR a little wet! Watch Penny from Top of Down Under takes the Ultimate XPLOR for a cooling dip in Far North Queensland.… posted on: 1 Jul 2015 Review of the Ultimate XPLOR by Outback Travel Australia Review of the Ultimate XPLOR by Outback Travel Australia The Ultimate XPLOR gets put through its paces by the team at Outback Travel Australia. They say that not only it is 'Ultimate by name, but it is ultimate by nature.' Now that's nice!… posted on: 21 Jun 2015 Top of Down Under puts the Ultimate XPLOR though its paces Top of Down Under puts the Ultimate XPLOR though its paces Penny Wells and the Top of Down Under team challenge the Ultimate XPLOR in Far North Queensland.… posted on: 19 Jun 2015 The Ultimate XPLOR excels on Top of Down Under The Ultimate XPLOR excels on Top of Down Under Take another sneaky peek at the upcoming season of Top of Down Under featuring the XPLOR.… posted on: 13 Jun 2015 Our baby has left home.....and we're delighted! Our baby has left home.....and we're delighted! Our first XTERRA has been handed over and it about to begin its life out on the tracks.… posted on: 7 Jun 2015 Newsflash! We won a Good Design Award... Newsflash! We won a Good Design Award... The Ultimate Nautilus has won a Good Design Award!… posted on: 6 Jun 2015 Check out our TV advert Check out our TV advert You know you've hit the big time when you have a TV advert in your armoury of marketing stuff!… posted on: 6 Jun 2015 Top of Down Under to feature the Ultimate XPLOR Top of Down Under to feature the Ultimate XPLOR The XPLOR gets to be a TV star thanks to Penny Wells and her team. Don't miss it!… posted on: 6 Jun 2015 We've been shortlisted for the Australian Good Design Awards! We've been shortlisted for the Australian Good Design Awards! The Ultimate Nautilus has been shortlisted for a prestigious deisgn award.… posted on: 15 May 2015 Back in black. Back in black. The Nautilus is a show stopper any day of the week. But when the world's best off road camper trailer changes colour from white to black it becomes the talk of the town...… posted on: 19 Apr 2015 We won at Rosehill and not a horse in sight! We won at Rosehill and not a horse in sight! We were delighted to win the Best Camper Trailer Display at the Rosehill Supershow 2015....… posted on: 19 Apr 2015 On The Road Magazine reviews the Ultimate Nautilus On The Road Magazine reviews the Ultimate Nautilus John Ford of On The Road magazine has been chomping at the bit for a few years now to get his hands on the Ultimate Nautilus. Did it disappoint? Of course not...… posted on: 30 Mar 2015 The Ultimate X20 passes with flying colours! The Ultimate X20 passes with flying colours! Emma Ryan, Editor of Camper Trailer Australia, took our X20 off-road camper trailer to the Victorian high country and it didn't disappoint. We're not surprised...… posted on: 8 Mar 2015 Aww shucks....thanks guys! Aww shucks....thanks guys! Paul and Christine recently took delivery of their Limited Edition Nautilus, here's what they think...… posted on: 28 Feb 2015 Nautilus has left the building! Nautilus has left the building! The final Limited Edition Nautilus has left our manufacturing facility in Moruya to do what she does best - get dirty and have some fun!… posted on: 19 Feb 2015 Now that's what we call off-roading Now that's what we call off-roading More video of our intrepid owners negotiating the tracks at Palm Creek in Cape York.… posted on: 12 Feb 2015 Ultimates go where others fear to thread! Ultimates go where others fear to thread! Check out this great video from one of out proud owners as the Ultimate off-road camper trailer negotiates a track in Cape York.… posted on: 4 Feb 2015 Sharing is caring... Sharing is caring... No, we have not stopped manufacturing Australia's best off-road camper trailers and started doing whacky art installations. We're sharing how to make a mozzie repellant from stuff you have at home!… posted on: 29 Jan 2015 We love eatin' as much as we love four wheel drivin' We love eatin' as much as we love four wheel drivin' Ask us for tips about camping or four wheel driving but we'd rather leave the cooking tips to the experts!… posted on: 20 Jan 2015 Industry Profile - Michael & Wendy Hackett, Part I Industry Profile - Michael & Wendy Hackett, Part I Michael and Wendy Hackett from Ultimate Campers talk with On The Road's John Ford about their twenty years making one of Australia’s best respected off road camper trailers.
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Industry Profile - Michael & Wendy Hackett, Part II Industry Profile - Michael & Wendy Hackett, Part II Michael and Wendy Hackett from Ultimate Campers talk with On The Road's John Ford about their twenty years making one of Australia’s best respected off road camper trailers.… posted on: 11 Dec 2014 The Magical Mustery Tour The Magical Mustery Tour It was 20 years ago today....okay, enough of the The Beatles puns. But it was 20 years ago this month that a pretty good idea became an Australian off-road camping icon.… posted on: 15 Nov 2014 The mother of all reviews! The mother of all reviews! Camper Trailer Australia reviewed the XPLOR and guess what...it's amazing. So no change there then!… posted on: 10 Jul 2014 What's a roll over between friends? What's a roll over between friends? Well we didn't win the Camper Trailer of the Year competition but we sure did give it everything, including an unscripted demonstration of how robust and durable our off road camper trailer really is....… posted on: 14 Apr 2014 Big Red? No Big Deal. Big Red? No Big Deal. We found this little video on the web. People are always asking us "Can the Ultimate do the Simpson?"....… posted on: 14 Apr 2014 New line-up. Same great products! New line-up. Same great products! Our new look team is together for the first time at the National 4x4 Show in Brisbane...… posted on: 5 Apr 2014 Ron, get off your back and get Outback! Ron, get off your back and get Outback! Wishing our friend and fan, Ron Kaisar, best wishes with his recovery and looking forward to seeing him up and about and out on the track...… posted on: 30 Mar 2014 Two decades of adventure! Two decades of adventure! Ultimate Off Road Campers is celebrating twenty years in business this year....… posted on: 28 Feb 2014 Be there.  See that. Do that. Be there. See that. Do that. Our latest ad campaign is another break from tradition.… posted on: 1 Feb 2014 C'mon Mr & Mrs Off-Road Gurus - Bring home the big one! C'mon Mr & Mrs Off-Road Gurus - Bring home the big one! Alex and Lisa are taking the XPLOR to the Camper Trailer of the Years Awards and we've got our fingers crossed...… posted on: 29 Oct 2013 Crossing Australia, East to West, the 'Hard Way' Crossing Australia, East to West, the 'Hard Way' Nautilus owners Mark & Julie Delroy didn't waste any time doing what every good Nautilus owner should do....getting her dirty!… posted on: 3 Jul 2013 Happy Campers in Fraser Island Happy Campers in Fraser Island Old and new get together in Fraser Island for the FNQ 2013 Muster...… posted on: 13 Jun 2013 XPLOR-ing Our Great New Look XPLOR-ing Our Great New Look Taking a look at the thought process behind changing a twenty year livery design...… posted on: 11 Jun 2013 The Happiest Nautilus Customer Ever! The Happiest Nautilus Customer Ever! We're paying tribute to our ambassador and friend, Ron Kaisar - Nautilus owner and all-arond great guy...… posted on: 11 Jun 2013 Well That Took A While! Well That Took A While! Twenty years on and we've finally got around to an outdoor cooking solution....… posted on: 20 Apr 2013 What's In A Name... What's In A Name... How we came up with the name for the XPLOR (or, we're writing this blog to show you how terribly clever we are!)… posted on: 19 Apr 2013 Our Hero! Our Hero! Selling off-road camper trailers is great fun. Even with concussion....… posted on: 11 Oct 2012 Above and Beyond the Call of Duty Above and Beyond the Call of Duty Our new owners like to check out all the angles before making a decision...… posted on: 8 Oct 2012 New Advert. New Thinking. New Advert. New Thinking. We're about to launch a whole new creative idea for our adverts in the camper trailer magazines...… posted on: 26 Sep 2012 Nothing If Not Resourceful Nothing If Not Resourceful Multi-tasking comes easy to owners of off-road campers from Ultimate Campers....… posted on: 19 Sep 2012 On Bended Knee On Bended Knee Everybody deserves an off-road camper trailer from Ultimate Campers, some just need more convincing...… posted on: 19 Sep 2012 Go West, Young Man. Go West, Young Man. We're off to Perth to the George Day Caravans Open Weekend and we're looking forward to it...… posted on: 5 Jul 2012 Busy, Busy, Brissie! Busy, Busy, Brissie! We're flat out at the Quensland Caravan, Camping and Touring Holiday Show in Brisbane....… posted on: 10 Jun 2012 Now For Something Completely Different! Now For Something Completely Different! The set-up for the Quensland Show at Brisbane's RNA got underway today and we noticed something. We look different.… posted on: 4 Jun 2012 Lights. Camera. Action! Lights. Camera. Action! New Nautilus video to be released in coming days..… posted on: 9 May 2012 This is That, That is This, This = That! This is That, That is This, This = That! You know you've got a great product on your hands when people still can't believe what you are telling them right up until the 'tah-dah' moment....… posted on: 29 Apr 2012