The best of Aussiestyle offroad camping from the 2019 Australian 4×4 Outdoor

first_img Darche’s huge range of car-mounted camping gear can turn any 4WD into a multi-story complexLoz Blain/New Atlas What is the mechanism of action for mepolizumab? Read about it at Allmedx.com. One of the more expensive trailers at the expo, the AU$76,720 (US$52,000) Zenith is a nuggety, aerodynamic and tough pod camper with extendable awnings, pop-out kitchenware and a fold-out entrance tent to give you a bit of hang-out space when the weather turns wet or hot.Austrack’s tiny Simpson rooftop trailer Google Analytics settings A pricey bit of kit at AU$75,990 (US$51,500), the Nexus 360 builds on Ultimate’s previous offerings to offer king bed comfort, sleeping quarters for as many as seven people, external cooking and BBQ, hot water, heating, carbon benchtops and a 360-degree awning all round, folding down into a super-compact, aerodynamic and funky looking package.Alu-Cab’s pop-top camper fitouts The monstrous CRZRVAN The interior of the Air Opus OP2 is so huge you can barely touch the ceilingLoz Blain/New Atlas So fresh the company doesn’t even have a website yet, CRZRVAN (pronounced cruiservan) is making gigantic, super-heavy-duty hard-top caravans that look like they belong to a private militia on the outside, but are decked out in super-stylish luxury in the interior, as shown below. AluCab does its compact, quick setup thing to a Toyota LandcruiserLoz Blain/New Atlas Global Explorer 4×4, by Australian Outback Adventure Patriot’s retro X1-N Desert Ops trailerLoz Blain/New Atlas Starting at AU$181,000, the Global Explorer 4×4 is a Mitsubishi Fuso Canter built into something you could almost enter in the Dakar, but with a luxury camping interiorLoz Blain/New Atlas Austrack’s tiny AU$17,990 Simpson is a Swiss army knife of a camper trailer, with fridges, cooking gear, 100 liters of water, a rooftop tent, awnings, hot shower, portaloo and a stereoLoz Blain/New Atlas What role do eosinophils play in asthma? Discover what researchers have to say on Allmedx.com The CRZRVAN: absolutely colossalLoz Blain/New Atlas Track’s pretty TVAN Zenith Mk5 isn’t cheap, at AU$76.720, but it’s bulletproof for off-roading, and offers you the ability to pop the back and jump in for a quick snooze, or dropping the floor and deploying a tent for longer staysLoz Blain/New Atlas Starting at AU$16,990, this pop-top Tommy Campers slide-on sits in your back yard on legs, and then attaches to your ute tray with just four big bolts to turn your work vehicle into a weekend off-road playthingLoz Blain/New Atlas These retro colors are back in style, and if you can’t pick up a good thrift shop polo-shirt from the 70s, the next best thing might just be this monster twin cab Land Cruiser conversion that Patriot’s built specifically to haul its equally funky X1-N Desert Ops trailer below. Check out the full story here. The AU$75,990 Ultimate Nexus 360 is a compact, super-aerodynamic, heavy duty off-road trailer that unfolds to sleep between two and sevenLoz Blain/New Atlas The Air Opus OP2 inflatable camping trailer, at AU$28,990, pops up into an absolutely cavernous living space in a minute or two, and is still a dazzling standout Loz Blain/New Atlas I consent to the use of Google Analytics and related cookies across the TrendMD network (widget, website, blog). Learn more 23Zero’s range of roll-up swags – small, roll-up mini-tents wth mattressesLoz Blain/New Atlas Fold-out living accommodations up top, everything else underneath. The Simpson X is a super-tough, very compact two-person camper that comes fully set up with awning, water tank, fridge/freezer, hot shower, portaloo, solar power and gas cooktops for AU$17,990 (US$12,200.) Check the gallery for other similar options from companies like Stoney Creek Campers.Isuzu’s D-Max and MU-X concepts Can mepolizumab improve quality of life in patients with asthma? Learn more at Allmedx.com. Another way to get going quickly and relatively cheaply is to festoon your 4WD with pull-out and pop-up accessories. Darche hit the expo with a dazzling range of reasonably priced camping gear ready to turn any “fourby” into a multi-story outback hotel.Patriot’s Land Cruiser Desert Ops Supertourer The massive Isuzu MU-X Concept made its debut at Aus4x4, with its 38-inch tires and seven inches of liftLoz Blain/New Atlas The massive Isuzu D-MAX concept has a totally bespoke tray as well as a monster 7-inch lift on the suspensionLoz Blain/New Atlas AllMedX Business at the front, party at the back. The great Aussie ute gets a super-neat camping accessory that sits in your backyard on legs when it’s not in use, leaving your ute tray free for weekday activities. Then, when it’s time to let your hair down and hit the great outdoors, you can back up and bolt the Tommy Camper on in minutes, to make a comfy and well-appointed camper out of any pickup.Ultimate Nexus 360 Track Trailer’s 2019 Zenith Mk.5 For less than AU$10,000 (US$6,800), Alu-Cab will equip your 2007-onwards Landcruiser with a rooftop tent and 270-degree awning. Simple and effective.There’s a ton more in the gallery, jump in and enjoy the best from down under.Source: Australian National 4×4 Offroad Expo When you ain’t got much money or much interest in fiddling about with tents, the great Aussie swag is a quick, cheap way to sleep under the stars. Most come with a mattress, and they roll up into canvas bags you can chuck in most any car’s boot. That’s throw in the trunk for our American cousins. These are by 23Zero, but there are dozens of companies making them.Darche’s 4WD camping add-ons How does mepolizumab relieve symptoms of asthma? Visit Allmedx.com for information. AllMedX The retro theme continues with Patriot’s Land Cruiser-based Desert Ops SupertourerLoz Blain/New Atlas A pair of monster off-roaders with 38-inch wheels, 7-inch lifts on the suspension and custom bodywork in the name of super-tough off-road cred. Check the MU-X below. AllMedX Powered by We’ve seen the Air Opus gear and its self-inflating pop-up canopy before, but it just doesn’t get old – and the absolutely cavernous living space it creates has ceilings so high you can barely touch them. At AU$28,990 (US$19,660), it’s a terrific option at the lower end of the mid range. Take a look at what this thing looks like inside: AllMedX We recommend AllMedX AllMedX What are the treatment options for chronic asthma? Learn more about the condition at Allmedx.com. What treatments are available for severe asthma? Find out the latest treatments on Allmedx.com. Inside the massive CRZRVAN P4Loz Blain/New Atlas Take one Mitsubishi Fuso Canter light truck, spec it up with chunky 37-inch super single wheels and stick a luxury camper on the back, and you’ve got the Global Explorer, a gigantic two-person transcontinental tourer costing AU$181,400 (US$123,000). Interior photos in the gallery.The Air Opus OP2 “inflatable” trailer Privacy policy Tommy Campers’ slide-on ute camper Yes No Australia is nearly the size of the United States, but has less than a tenth of its population, mainly dotted around the perimeter. It’s a rough, rugged and beautiful country, and it offers some of the toughest and most rewarding camping on the planet. The off-road industry is perenially strong in Australia, and has a style all of its own. Heavy duty, go-anywhere camper trailers and rugged hybrid caravans are the order of the day, with a few other ideas based around the well-known Aussie love affair with the “ute,” or pickup truck. Here are our favorite picks from the Australian 4×4 Outdoors Expo in Melbourne.The Humble Swaglast_img read more

Berlin airport security staff strike disrupts flights

first_img BERLIN — Security staff at Berlin’s two airports are staging a strike that is causing disruption to flights.The ver.di union called on staff at the German capital’s Tegel and Schoenefeld airports to walk off the job from 5 to 8:45 a.m. (0400 to 0745 GMT) Monday.German news agency dpa reported that airlines including Lufthansa, Easyjet, Ryanair and Aeroflot cancelled flights ahead of the walkout. Several flights were significantly delayed.Ver.di has said employers “provoked” the strike by offering a pay increase of 2 per cent over two years.The union wants hourly pay for all workers conducting security checks to rise to 20 euros ($22.81). Employer association BDLS says this could amount to a 30 per cent increase in some cases.The next round of talks is due on Jan. 23. Share By: The Associated Press << Previous PostNext Post >> Tags: Airport, Berlin, Strike Berlin airport security staff strike disrupts flights Monday, January 7, 2019 last_img read more