Ultimate Off-Road Campers owners, David and Bronwyn Rodgers share their story - from ping pong through to their passion for camping and some bits in between.
Queen of the off-road, Top of Down Under's Penny Wells, takes her trusty Ultimate off-road camper trailer through Litchfield National Park.
For way too long National Parks have been systematically locking out the four wheel drive community from the tougher tracks. But the M.O.U. agreement between Northern Territory Parks and the 4WD clubs of the N.T. has started a new era of re-opening tracks to the 4WD community.
Penny joins a small team of pioneers deep into Litchfield N.P. on unforgiving tracks that you won't find in the tourist brochures and sets up base on a crystal clear thermal spring.
Take a whistestop tour through our flagship off-road camper trailer, the Ultimate NEXUS. Check out the leather lounge, galley kitchen and the red wine tucked away on the galley shelf! Guys, you've been rumbled!
Opening an Ultimate off-road camper trailer is really quick and easy as you may have seen some of our other videos where we open and close the camper. In this video Emily Hackett shows you how to open an Ultimate off-road camper trailer in more depth so you can get a good feel for just how simple it really is.
In this episode we'll meet Dave Cameron from the Ultimate Off-Road Campers Sales team. Dave travels the length and breadth of the country taking our off road campers to shows and events, doing the opening and closing process hundreds of times every year and helping grow the Ultimate Off Road Campers family!
In this video you'll meet Andrew Hearne from Ultimate Off-Road Campers' Sales & Service Support team.
Very little has changed with the Ultimate off-road camper trailer in 15 years. Why? Because we ran out of ideas? Nah. We just got it pretty much spot on first time around!
All good things must come to an end. In this second episode of the final part of their World Tour of Australia, Micheal and Wendy head onto the the QAA, a quick stop at Annondale Station and finish their adventure on top of the famous Big Red before heading home!
This video is the first part of the last episode in Michael and Wendy's 2018 Ultimate Adventure. Leaving Wolfe Creek and onto the Tanami heading towards Alice Springs for a brief stop, restock of supplies and off again along the Binns Track and onto the iconic Madigan Line. The Madigan Line is on the top of most Australian 4WD fanatics’ bucket list and it is said to be the most challenging crossings of the Simpson Desert.
Michael and Wendy’s stay at Bachsten Creek comes to an end and they are back on the road this time heading home to Moruya on the NSW South Coast. In this video we show you some of the amazing Kimberly country where an Ultimate off-road camper trailer can get to with ease including parts of the Munja Track and Pentecost River.
Michael Hackett takes you on an external tour of the Ultimate NEXUS, our flagship off-road camper trailer. This particular model has been on tour with Michael and Wendy over the past several weeks. Please note some of the features shown in this video are optional extras, please get in touch with us to find out more.
After the Darwin Camping & Off Road Show Michael and Wendy hit the road again traveling west towards WA. They headed for Broome where they are due to meet up with friends and head deep into the Kimberley to Bachsten Creek.
In this video we show you some of the amazing country an Ultimate off-road camper trailer is able to get to. Destinations with no crowds, no mobile service, no bathrooms - just a sense of adventure and a desire to check out some of the most remote parts of Australia!
Michael and Wendy have returned from nearly 9 weeks on the road in their 79 Series and Ultimate Off-Road Camper. The video is a little on the long side (there is so much to see and cover) so if you have any questions or would like to know more about a specific part or product please let us know by emailing us through our 'Contact" page on this website.
In this video we meet Annie, who travels solo across Australia in her Ultimate off road camper trailer! Hear about why Annie loves her Ultimate, what he favourite trip has been so far and where she is off to next..Go Annie!
Levelling an Ultimate off-road camper trailer is pretty easy. When you come to our showroom to do a handover with us we show you exactly how it's done. In this video Michael Hackett shows Emily how to level the the camper trailer in an extreme situation. This is a great step-by-step guide of the way we use the outriggers and jockey wheel to level the camper trailer when unhooked from your vehicle. Emily also goes through some levelling FAQs and we include a simple recap guide which you can screen shot and save for future reference.
It's the The Big Kahuna. The guy whose vision for an off-road camper trailer for him and his family to enjoy the beach and bush became an icon on the track. That's right, it's Ralphie, Michael and Wendy's beloved dog. Ok, ok....we're joking, it's the main man at Ultimate Off Road Campers...Michael Hackett.
As Michael and Wendy head to Darwin leaving Birdsville behind, they take in Big Red, the QAA and the Hay River Track with their Ultimate off-road camper in tow. They also showcase some rather funky headwear....Paris, Milan, New York this ain't!
Tin and Linda share their off-road camping stories with Emily Hackett whilst at the recent Ultimate Off-Road Campers muster in Queensland.
Andrew is on his second Ulti and we took the opportity to chat with him at Ultimate Off-Road Campers HQ about his travels and family adventures in his camper trailers.
Owners of Ultimate Off-Road Campers, Michael and Wendy Hackett, let us behind the scenes of their well-deserved trip through the Red Centre to Darwin. Michael even shares some tips about toilet etiquette out bush....seriously.
In this episode we meet Steve Smith, Ultimate's National Sales Manager. Steve has been with Ultimate Off-Road Campers for a decade holding several positions in Production, Service and Parts and Sales. If anybody knows the ins and outs of Australia's best off-road camper trailer it's Stevie Wonder!
Emily and Megan Hackett joined the Ultimate Off-Road Campers QLD muster in Kin Kin in May 2018. 50 or so Ultimate off-road camper trailers made it the biggest QLD muster ever. Check out their video diary.
Do we have to make the bed every time we set up? The answer is yes! But Emily Hackett will show you how quick and easy it is to make the bed in an Ultimate off-road camper trailer, including tips to make it even easier.
Owners of Ultimate #49, Pat and Martin, dropped by our HQ and had a chat with Michael Hackett about their off-road adventures in their beloved Ulti. This is what it's all about!
Ultimate Off-Road Campers is one of the first off-road camper trailer companies to install the recently-launched Total Vehicle Management System (TVMS) from REDARC. Called RedVision, this TVMS is the latest innovation from REDARC which sets an unprecedented level of automation in the recreational vehicle industry by bringing information and control right to our customers’ fingertips.
In this video Emily Hackett explains how it all works.
Join Michael and Emily as they take you behind the scenes at our manufacturing facility in Moruya. Meet the Aussies who make the Aussie off-road camper trailer that's perfect for Aussie off-road adventures.
Join Emily on a behind the scenes look at our stand at the Rosehill Supershow. Take a look inside our off road campers trailers and see the team in action doing what they do best - selling Australia's best off road campers with a smile!
In this episode of Meet The Makers you'll meet Jason Stevens, Ultimate Off Road Campers' Operations Manager of 11 years and the guy who oversees the production of Australia's best off-road campers. Jason loves to fish and go camping - we're surprised he has any time for work!
It's been 24 years in the making but we've finally got there....an automatic lid on an Ultimate off-road camper trailer. Co-owner Michael Hackett takes you through the game changing optional extra that we've all been waiting for.
Meg Hackett is Ultimate Off Road Campers' Assistant Financial Director. Now we know what you are thinking..."boring". Well, not if you have grown up eating, sleeping and drinking off-road camping adventures! In addition to her duties debiting and crediting ledgers and reconciling bank accounts, Meg has a talent for making the best coffee at Ultimate Campers' head office.
Co-owner of Ultimate Off-Road Campers, Michael Hackett, takes you through the external features of the Utimate XPLOR GT. And he should know, he designed it!
So what's it like to be a co-owner of the iconic Aussie off-road camper trailer brand? Wendy Hackett talks about the company she helped to found with her husband Michael, her passion for camping and her family.
We love videos. So much so that we make videos about videos! In this one, Michael and Emily Hackett take you behind the scenes of the video that launched the Stone Shield. There's lots of cool off roading going on and a fair bit of panting....you've been warned.
Off-roading camping youtuber (Really? Is there such a thing?!) MrBuckaroonie took the opportunity to walk through the Ultimate Nexus off-road camper trailer with Luke Sutton of Drifta Camping and 4WD. Luke is our newest agent and the Nexus can been seen at his latest store in Brendale, Queensland.
A generational battle for Ultimate supremacy. Who will win out....the Baby Boomer who designed the Ultimate off-road camper trailer or the Gen Y daughter. Guile and experience versus speed and agility. Start the clock...
Ultimate Off Road Campers has launched a new accessory, the Stone Shield. Follow the new product from concept, through manufacture and then field tested. Taking you on the Stone Shield journey is none other than co-owner, Michael Hackett.
Ironman 4x4 is celebrating 60 years in business and to celebrate they are giving away an Ultimate XTERRAN off-road camper. Check out the 30 second TV commercial.
We love it how our Ulti owners just love showing off their prowess at opening and closing their Ultimate off-road camper trailer. Practice makes perfect guys!
Giles talks about his experience of buying a pre-loved camper trailer direct from Ultimate Campers.
Having towed an Ultimate off-road camper for the past three years, presenter of Top of Down Under, Penny Wells, shares her tips around negotiating steep climbs whilst towing your Ultimate camper out on the track.
Top of Down Under presenter Penny Wells knows a thing or two about Ultimate camper trailers having towed and lived in one over the past three seasons of the show. Here Penny shares her tips about storing your gear.
Having towed an Ultimate off-road camper for the past three years, presenter of Top of Down Under, Penny Wells, shares a few tips and tricks about cleaning, towing and enjoying your camper trailer.
An owner of a camper trailer from Ultimate Campers with their Prado 150 taking on Gunshot Creek in Cape York. Made in Australia, by Australians, for Australian off-road conditions.
In the first of a new series Ultimate Campers co-owner Michael Hackett takes you around the Ultimate factory to introduce you to the team who make Australia's best off road camper trailers.
What's Up Down Under had a chat with Ultimate Campers' own Steve Smith at the Rosehill Show about the Ultimate Nautilus. The Nautilus may well be the star of he show but Steve is not too far behind!
Ultimate owners know where the best spots are and how to make the off road experience look awesome. Wonderful footage...
Unexpected rains throw a spanner in Penny's plans! Muddy, dirty, foggy, slippery off-road driving. Don't ya just love it!
This Ultimate Campers owner has nothing to worry about on the Old Telegraph Track. Why? Because it's an Ultimate!
This owner takes his Ultimate XPLOR through Gunshot Creek behind his Isuzu D-MAX 7. Easy.....It's an Ultimate!
Ultimate Camper owner, Ol Fullerton, films from inside the tow vehicle whilst negotiating Gunshot Creek in Cape York. Will he do it? Of course he will...it's an Ultimate!
Proud Xtrk owner Ol Fullerton takes his Xtrk down Gunshot. A few owners have been attempting the challenge this year! Good effort mate.
Watch an Ultimate off-road camper trailer easily negotiate Palm Creek in Cape York.
An Ultimate off-road camper negotiating the Old Telegraph Track, Palm Creek, Cape York. Easy!
Our Elite Gold off-road camper trailer being put through its paces by the team at 'On The Road'