Mercedes G class ute VS 79 Series Landcruiser: Apples vs Apples

March 1st, 2018 | Off Road, Ute Reviews

NOTE: There are quite a few review articles out there for the Mercedes G Class Ute but they compare it to the Toyota Landcruiser 79 series. One thing we noticed, is not one of them compared the two at a value for money angle. They all focused on the price point. This Review is completely […]

Australian Made Campers

February 28th, 2018 | Off Road Camper, Slide on campers

  The battle between Australian made products versus imported products has been raging ever since….well, who knows! But there is no sign of it slowing down, and it’s no different in the Australian made campers industry. As the non-for profit organization Australia Made has been pointing out for years, making the wrong decision can have […]

The Benefits of Camping: Stress Is Caused by Not Camping Enough!

February 8th, 2018 | Camping

A few years ago now, we posted a photo showing some campers relaxing and enjoying the benefits of camping with a Trayon. The tagline read ‘Stress is caused by not camping enough’. Little did we know just how fast that photo would spread. It turned viral! Here it is: It was great to see how […]

Off Road Camping: Convenience Comes at a Cost

February 8th, 2018 | Camping, Off Road Camper

Let’s be honest, it doesn’t matter what vehicle you’re driving or what type of shelter you’re camping in, it’s just great to be off road camping in the Outback! But, have you ever been off road camping and regretted the gear or camper/vehicle rig you bought? Maybe you couldn’t access certain tracks, it took too […]

Trayon’s New Off Road Trailer

January 8th, 2018 | Camping, Off Road Camper

You’ve seen plenty of off road trailers, but this is something revolutionary! Imagine a trailer built for Australia’s toughest terrain, which has three split personalities: a tradie’s work trailer during the week (did someone say tax deductions?) a workhorse for any odd jobs or a mobile ensuite on the weekend, and an off road camper […]

Slide on Campers: Do I need a 4WD Suspension Upgrade?

January 3rd, 2018 | Off Road Camper, Slide on campers

So maybe you’ve noticed that Trayon offer one of the lightest, if not the lightest, slide on camper in its class? After looking around at the slide on camper range, you may ask “do I still need to upgrade my vehicle’s 4WD suspension?” We Get Asked This Question Quite a Bit Many other slide on […]

Slide in Camper vs Slide on Camper: What’s the difference?

December 5th, 2017 | Off Road Camper, Slide on campers

It’s no secret the most beautiful places in the world are often the most difficult to access. Unfortunately, many of these places are off limits to most camper trailers and caravans due to the risk they could break or conservation issues! If only there was a way to keep the self contained camping unit of […]

Buying an Off Road Camper? Here Is Everything You Ought to Know

December 5th, 2017 | Off Road Camper, Slide on campers

Imagine opening your garage to see a sparkling off road camper primed for adventure! The sight can send even the most focused minds into a daze of endless beaches, tackling crocodile inhabited river crossings or climbing rocky mountains one wheel at a time. Off road campers come in all styles, shapes, and sizes, which can […]

The Camping Essentials Checklist For The Wild West

November 30th, 2017 | Camping

Hold it there Ranger! Don’t get on that horse until you are prepared! This is a great go-to camping essentials checklist with all the must-have items for camping in the hot wild west. Whether that is in the Australian outback, Africa, South America or Nevada! Being prepared is essential! The Wild West Camping Essentials Checklist […]

The Best Aluminium Ute Canopies – Traymate Campers

November 3rd, 2017 | Slide-on Articles

Aluminium Ute Canopies – Features and accessories Mid 2017, Traymate Campers were born into existence with one aim: to build the most versatile slide on aluminium ute canopies in existence. This post explains the origins of the Traymate Camper in detail. Grab a coffee and hang on to your seat! The Origins of Traymate Camper […]