BIG4 Launceston Holiday Park grows the BIG4 team

BIG4 Launceston Holiday Park is ideally situated just a couple of kilometres from the Launceston CBD in the northern part of Tasmania.

Despite the park’s proximity to the city, it captures the outstanding natural beauty of the wider area. It is set among magnificent heritage-listed oak trees that help to create the perfect picnic setting. Free barbecue facilities allow guests to prepare a tasty camp-style meal to enjoy on the picturesque grounds, while younger ones can burn off energy at the children’s playground.

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BIG4 Emu Beach Holiday Park joins the BIG4 nest

BIG4 Emu Beach Holiday Park occupies a superb coastal location on the outskirts of Albany in Western Australia’s South West region.

The beachside positioning exudes an idyllic holiday vibe, which is only enhanced by the glorious peppermint trees that surround the park. These plants are native to the South West region.

BIG4 Emu Beach Holiday Park lives up to its name – it is situated just metres from a sparkling beach that is ideal for families. The clear, calm waters of Emu Beach suit swimming, and boating, fishing, and windsurfing are also enjoyed here.

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BIG4 Holiday Parks Clean Sweep of State Tourism Awards

Proving once again that they are Australia’s leading holiday park provider, seven BIG4 Holiday Parks have taken out gold in their respective state or territory in the Tourist and Caravan Parks category of the 2014 State Tourism Awards.

Each year, the State Tourism Awards acknowledge the ‘best of the best’, celebrating the tourism providers who have gone over and above in providing outstanding service and experiences, and achieved fantastic results in the past year.

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BIG4 Holiday Parks’ Top Tips for Holiday Cooking

There’s nothing better than being on holiday, but sometimes the busy schedule of activities and being away from your own kitchen can mean that healthy meals get dropped in favour of quick and easy, but often unhealthy alternatives. In fact, new independent research by BIG4 Holiday Parks shows four in five Australians still turn to the ever faithful sausage sizzle whenever a BBQ is in sight.

Whether you’re staying in a stylish cabin with your own kitchen, or you’re holidaying in a tent or caravan, at BIG4 Holiday Parks you have access to fully equipped kitchen facilities so you’re able to whip up a healthy meal that will keep the whole family happy.

Follow these handy hints to make the most of holiday cooking.

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Experience Australia’s famous landmarks with BIG4 Holiday Parks

There are so many remarkable landmarks to discover around Australia. With 180 holiday parks across the country, a BIG4 Holiday Park is sure to be nearby and the perfect place to relax after a long day of exploring. Here are just a few must-see Australian landmarks with BIG4 Holiday Parks nearby.

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Preparing for an Australian summer holiday

The thought of summer holidays conjures up all sorts of dreamy images: endless fun at the beach, delicious ice cream and sizzling barbecues, breathtaking sunsets, lazy afternoons just made for relaxing, and warm nights with a refreshing drink in hand.

Summer is the ideal time to hit the road and embark on a classic Aussie holiday, yet it’s important you’re well-prepared. This preparation will not only help you have a safe and seamless journey to your destination, but it will also allow for a comfortable stay when you arrive.

We’ve put together some handy summer holiday tips to ensure your break is hassle-free, enjoyable, and memorable, wherever you’re headed.

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Handy hints when taking a road trip with kids

‘Are we there yet?’ – if you’ve taken a road trip with children these four words are likely to resonate with you. Perhaps you asked the very same question when you were a child…possibly more than once.

There’s no doubt travelling with kids can be a challenge, and it can be tough providing hours of entertainment on those long drives. But it doesn’t have to be a journey akin to a roller coaster ride, and the time spent on the road can end up providing some of the happiest memories for the whole family.

We’ve put together a list of handy hints when taking a road trip with kids that aims to make the journey a smoother one.

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Preparing your vehicle for your next Australian road trip

The summer road trip is a great Australian tradition.  Packing the car and setting off across our wide brown land is an experience that makes lifelong memories. With a bit of planning and a few precautions your family will be happily and safely pulling into a BIG4 Holiday park ready to make new friends and memories.

Whether you are setting off on the Big Lap, or only heading an hour down the road, it is important to prepare your vehicle to ensure you arrive safely at your next destination.

Whether you are setting off on the Big Lap, or only heading an hour down the road, it is important to prepare your vehicle to ensure you arrive safely at your next destination.

Here are some handy hints for your next trip…

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Just add adventure to your road trip with Rola

Do you love to take your surf board, mountain bike, skis or wakeboard away with you on holidays? Or maybe you just need some extra storage space for those road trips?

Well Rola’s mission is to help you on your adventure – providing you with the right products to get you out there and enjoy your passion! Whether it’s surfing, cycling, camping, or for your trade, Rola offers a range of sleek roof racks, durable cargo management and a full range of accessories to complement your vehicle.

Rola has developed its roof rack range to make selecting a roof rack easier.

Rola has developed its roof rack range to make selecting a roof rack easier.

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