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Easy going to in-tents. Which camper are you?

As anyone who has ever set up a tent would know, campers come in all types. From the easy going to the slow going, there are endless categories of camper. Sometimes, one size does not fit all. And we think these differences are worth celebrating. So, to honour tent...

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6 important reasons why camping is good for you

Clearly, camping is fun. It allows us to connect with loved ones and nature, relax, and escape the daily grind. But that’s just the start. Camping, in fact, helps promote a host of positive health benefits. So, consider these six points about the importance of...

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New Group Accommodation

Introducing NEW Group Accommodation at BIG4 Sawtell Beach Holiday Park. Affordable Group Accommodation We are proud to introduce our new Bunkhouse and Duplex Cabins, featuring bunk style accommodation and shared verandahs. Perfect for sporting groups, family...

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7 essential tips for wet weather camping

Rain. We know it does wonderful things and is essential to our survival, but sometimes it feels like the relative that you had to invite to your wedding. It’s unwelcome, makes for an awkward situation, and kills the mood. One instance where rain can have a negative...

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Jetty Beach to Muttonbird Island

Jetty Beach is a protected beach which is popular with both locals and tourists alike, especially families. Where the green meets the gold you will find the Jetty Foreshores Park. The park has showers, toilets, barbecues, popular picnic shelter areas, pathways for...

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10 useful caravan storage tips and space-saving solutions

When holidaying, it’s tempting to load your caravan with everything but the kitchen sink (luckily, many caravans are equipped with a kitchen sink). If your caravan is going to be subject to more cramming than a university student, you need to think about ways to...

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Beach Safety – What You Should Know

Beach Safety on the Coffs Coast. Here is how you and your family and friends can enjoy a day at the beach safely. To make sure you are safe when swimming at the beach: Find the red and yellow flags and swim between them. Look at, understand and obey the safety...

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Glow in the park: After dark activities for kids

When you’re on holidays with kids, don’t let a lack of light finish your night. Instead, keep children entertained well up to their bedtime with these simple yet engrossing after-dark games. All you need are a few glow sticks, which can be bought for just a few...

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5 compelling reasons to take a mid-week break

There is no such thing as a bad time to take a break. You’re on holidays – what could be better? While it makes sense that weekends are popular for escapes, it shouldn’t be the only time to consider going away. The benefits of mid-week travel are many and varied,...

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Road Trippin’! 10 Classic Australian Touring Routes

Oh those views! Australia’s landscapes sparkle like a diamond, providing frame after frame of jaw-dropping vistas, best enjoyed while on a classic road trip. Want to appreciate rainforest, reef, or rugged surrounds? Tourism Australia will steer you in the right...

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Top Tips For First-Time Campers

For some, the thought of camping is a scarier prospect than a visit to the dentist. However, with good advice and preparation, camping is extremely rewarding. There’s something special about embracing the great outdoors; being in touch with nature and enjoying the...

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Handy Travel Checklists for all holidays

Why handy travel checklists? Picture this scenario… You’ve set off on your holiday adventure, perhaps an hour into the journey, and you’re enjoying the feeling of being on the open road. The sun is shining, the mood is upbeat, and excitement fills the air as you...

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There are thousands of reasons to be with BIG4

Now is the time to get excited because you could win BIG! There are thousands of reasons to be with BIG4. BIG4 has been voted Australia’s favourite holiday park brand by you, and they want to celebrate by giving you the chance to win a BIG4 getaway. There are more...

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The A-Z of Australian National Parks

Australia has an almighty collection of national parks in its keeping, and a rich diversity of landscapes abound: funky formations, towering gorges, epic waterfalls, abundant wildlife, and so much more. We’d be here until the kangaroos came home if we were to list...

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Get to know those who tow! 10 great gift ideas for caravanners

Birthday. Christmas. Mother’s Day. Father’s Day. Just because. There’s always a reason to give a gift to a loved one, even those people who are ‘hard to buy for’. If your gift recipient is a caravanner, we can make the task easier. The team at BIG4 Beacon Resort in...

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Important tips for safe wet weather driving

Driving in wet weather can be challenging, especially when you’re taking a road trip. However, the elements don’t have to dampen your enthusiasm for hitting the road. To ensure the weather has as minimal impact on your holiday plans as possible, it’s vital that you...

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Vintage Motorhomes

Motorhomes of yesteryear. These amazing vintage motorhomes were once road tripping across the lands. Which is your favourite? Could you imagine driving in one of these today? 1926   1929   1909   1924   1920   1939   1920's   1926...

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6 important reasons why camping is good for you

Courtesy of BIG4.com.au We all know camping is a fantastic activity, providing hours of enjoyment and a welcome opportunity to connect with loved ones, as well as nature. But that’s just the start. Did you also know that a whole range of wonderful health benefits...

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Pet Friendly Water View Villas Now At Woolgoolga Lakeside

Have pets and feel like an upgrade? We now have pet friendly water view accommodation. Hidden away beside a tranquil coastal lagoon and beach, you will feel the serenity wash over you at Woolgoolga Lakeside Holiday Park. This small, peaceful park is particularly...

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Sawtell Villa Special – save $39/night

SAVE UP TO $39/NIGHT IN CABINS Experience the tranquility of the surrounding natural bushland with the Sawtell Villa Special. Stroll down bush tracks directly to the pristine estuary. Keep the kids busy with our playground, BMX Track, unlimited pool entry &...

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Sawtell Super Site Deal $30

Save a huge $11 per night with the BIG4 Sawtell Super Site Deal! This special offer is exclusively for BIG4 members only during the month of November. If you are not a BIG4 Member, join now to take advantage of these great holiday savings. Unwind, surrounded by...

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10 handy tips for first time caravaner

You’re a first time caravanner? Excellent! It’s an exciting time of freedom, fun, and the thrill of a new experience. It’s also a big step... Towing a caravan adds a whole new dimension to any holiday. Factors such as what to bring, time spent on the road, and...

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When life is an endless holiday

430 days on the road around Australia! It’s hard to express how incredible the last 14 months have been as we travel Australia seeing and experiencing some unforgettable sites as a family! We have travelled 50,000km so far and still feel like there is so much more...

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LAST MINUTE SCHOOL HOLIDAY SAVINGS AT WOOLGOOLGA

If you are wanting a quick escape to Woolgoolga, now is the time! All sites and accommodation for the remainder of the NSW School Holidays have been reduced by 15% at Woolgoolga Beach Holiday Park and Woolgoolga Lakeside Holiday Park.   Special conditions...

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NEW Flying Fox at BIG4 Sawtell Beach

New Flying Fox! Everyone loves the thrill of a Flying Fox. BIG4 Sawtell Beach Holiday Park is happy to announce a fantastic new Flying Fox addition to the holiday park playground. Book your next family holiday at BIG4 Sawtell Beach Holiday Park. COFFS COAST HOLIDAY...

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Footy Fever in The Hub

Footy Fever in The Hub. The long wait is now over and.. is now open for guests. To celebrate the opening of  The Hub we are airing the football grand finals this weekend.   2pm Saturday 29th September 2018 AFL GRAND FINAL   The AFL Toyota Finals Series...

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Introducing – The Hub

Introducing - The Hub at BIG4 Park Beach Holiday Park. A fantastic new space within our great holiday park where you can relax, catch up with friends & family, re-charge.. literally, be entertained on the big screen and watch the kids playing in the water...

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Top tips for driving holidays with kids

Blog contribution by Jennifer Adams, presenter of the popular TV travel series Places We Go, courtesy of BIG4 Kids on the road. “Are we there yet????” These are the words we do not want to be hearing over and over again from the kids while we're on a driving...

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Last Minute Sites Now Available at Woolgoolga Beach

GOOD NEWS! Some last minute powered sites are now available at Woolgoolga Beach Holiday Park for this coming long weekend and the NSW School Holidays! Be Quick! These sites will not stay empty for long. Please call Woolgoolga Beach Holiday Park directly on...

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