Getaway with Camper Trailers

Getaway with Camper Trailers

With so many travel plans overseas now cancelled indefinitely, have you ever considered a getaway with camper trailers?

There are many benefits to camping, including going around supporting the small, local businesses during your stops, getting out in the fresh, open air and generally enjoying time as a family or a group of friends.

Now more than ever is the time for all Australians to:-

  • TAKE CARE of each other – we are all in this together!
  • SUPPORT SMALL BUSINESS – buy your food from the local blokes – not the supermarkets.
  • EXPLORE – we have a beautiful & amazing country. Time to explore it.
  • REMEMBER – there are still communities suffering from drought and the fires – VISIT THEM.
  • THINK – If you are “crook” – stay at home until you’re better.

If you’ve been thinking about the best time to get away with school holidays around the corner, now is the time. Get yourself into a portable home and help out businesses doing it tough.

By buying a Swag Camper Trailer, you go a long way to helping us through what will be a stressful time for our economy. Be assured, we only use appliances that are well known Australian brands like Thetford, Camec, Lion, Narva etc. All plumbing, gas and electrical are fitted by qualified tradesmen here in Australia to comply with the local regulations. This is how we do our bit to keep locals in work.


Camper Trailer QLD Tips & Tricks

Camper Trailer QLD Tips & Tricks

Whether you want to go camping with the family at Karingal Scout Campsite, Main Beach Camping Grounds, or someplace else, things will go a whole lot better if you do it in a camper trailer QLD. But before you can make an informed decision, there are certain things you need to know. Here’s a look at how to get the right trailer and what to do once you have one of your very own.

Make Sure the Camper Trailer Can be Safely Towed by Your Vehicle

The worst thing to do is to buy a camper trailer that is too big or too heavy for you to tow safely with your vehicle. Make sure you know how much your vehicle is capable of towing and then find a suitable trailer. When considering the camper trailer weight, don’t forget to factor into the equation the cargo, fuel, and water you will carry in your trailer. That’s the only way you can arrive at an accurate tally.

Practice Makes Perfect

Before you hit the open road in your camper trailer, you need to familiarize yourself with it. You don’t want to come across any difficulties on an actual trip that could have been sorted out had you spent some time getting familiar with your camper trailer. Here are some things to be mindful of:

  • Practice hooking up the camper trailer to your vehicle.
  • Spend time learning about the features of your camper trailer. You’ll want to familiarize yourself with the layout, the compartments, the appliances, the water system, and more.
  • Take some test drives so that you get accustomed to towing the camper trailer. Focus on driving, changing lanes, entering and exiting highways, parking, and backing up.

Make a List of What You’ll Take

It also makes sense to make a list of everything you and your family will need. While it’s better to overpack than to under pack, you still don’t want to go overboard. If you pack too many things, the weight of your camper trailer might exceed the amount your vehicle can tow safely. Your list should include the following headings:

  • Power source–propane, gas, or diesel
  • Bedding–sheets, comforters, sleeping bags, and pillows
  • Toiletries–toilet paper, washcloths, towels, soap, and hand sanitizer
  • Cleaning–dishwashing liquid and sponges
  • Cookware–pots and pans
  • Kitchenware–plates, cutlery, salad bowl, paper towels, and napkins
  • Clothing–clothes and footwear
  • Other Stuff–first aid kit, medications, and bug spray


By following these tips, you can successfully enter the fun world of camping in your very own camper trailer QLD. When you’re ready to look at some camper trailers, give us a call or visit us in person. We’ll be pleased to assist you!



Swag Camper Trailers have won the 2020 Camper Trailer of the Year Award for ‘MOST FAMILY FRIENDLY CAMPER’. The X13 Explorer Hybrid Van was put to the test in November 2019 and the results are clear.

If you are looking for a great all-round family van then look no further then the X13 Explorer 4-6 berth Family Hybrid.

“Our team have achieved their goal. We set out to create a family-friendly van that was easy to tow, simple to set up and was suitable for so many Australian families. It ticks the box for off-road capability and affordability so I couldn’t be prouder of everyone’s effort”
Adam Mathieson (General Manager)

Some of the judge’s comments:

“The Swag Raptor X13 Explorer is a 13ft hybrid aimed squarely at families and hits that target by combining a swag (pardon the pun!) of sleeping space and storage inside with a whole bunch of hybrid camper features. It has the potential to tap into that market for people who want to get their kids off the grid and show them what the outback is really like. If you have two or more kids you would, at a bare minimum, want to be looking at this camper.” – David Cook

“This camper holds the potential to get the next generation of little travellers into this Great Brown Land and making memories that will last a lifetime”. – Kath Heiman

This Swag hybrid has a level of robust redundancy that will get family groups ‘there and back’ — via the Outback- Scott Heiman

As with a lot of hybrids, an X-Factor is a quick set up and the large storage volume this style of camper affords, but with the Swag it’s also the focus on the internal living room, that is essentially all potential sleeping spots, and is capable of handling up to six easily – Tim Van Duyl

Christmas Camper Trailer Sale

Christmas Camper Trailer Sale

The Christmas Camper Trailer sale is now on! SWAG Camper Trailers Brisbane currently have MASSIVE DEALS on NEW & DEMO stock such as the Genesis v3 Kimberley. You will need to be quick though, as IT’S ONLY WHILE STOCK LASTS!

We are making way for the new generation of Camper Trailer of the Year 2020, so all our older stock has to go. This is a big win for you!

Why Buy A Camper Trailer from SWAG?

SWAG Camper trailers not only have a solid warranty on all products, but we also offer customers a comprehensive service program, so you can be sure your investment is looked after well into the future.

An Australian owned and operated company, Swag Camper Trailers have proudly manufactured some of Australia’s favourite Off-Road Camper Trailers & Hybrid Vans for over a decade. We produce high-quality camper trailers that are fitted with premium Australian components. These include brands such as Monroe Shocks, Projecta Systems, Evakool Fridges, and much much more.

If you’re on the fence about checking out our Christmas Camper Trailer sale, that’s fine. Below we have listed a few Pros for choosing a camper trailer over a hotel or a caravan/motorhome.


  • Better fuel efficiency for your car while towing.
  • Beds are ready and are lifted off the floor.
  • Accessibility more places with the capability to off-road due to weight and size.
  • There is usually storage where you are able to keep your camping gear.
  • While it can take some time to fully unfold the trailer, once it’s done everything is there at your fingertips
  • Safe and secure from outside elements
  • You are only limited by your imagination when it comes to destinations

Our range is supported by exceptional customer service and we offer a nationwide-wide warranty. View our range online, in-store or at a show near you today.

V2 Kakadu Camper Trailer On Sale Now!

V2 Kakadu Camper Trailer On Sale Now!

There are few things that beat the freedom of travel in the great outdoors! This is why so many Australians have invested in the V2 Kakadu camper trailer by Swag Camper Trailers. Unlike a large caravan, the V2 Kakadu camper trailer can get you into more remote places. Once the destination is reached, the V.2. Kakadu can be quickly converted into a base camp, offering all the facilities and comfort you would expect from a high-end camper. Versatile, practical and suitable for environments that just wouldn’t be accessible with a campervan or caravan.

So, what are some of the key structural features of this camper trailer? Glad you asked! Here is just the basics of what’s on offer:

  • Super Strong Hot Dipped 120x50x4mm Single piece draw-bar & Chassis
  • 15 Ounce Canvas backed by a 3-year warranty
  • Super Easy QUIK-LIFT tent setup
  • 3 Internal LED Strip lights with pockets and bedside dimmer
  • XL-QUEEN Size Mattress
  • EZICARE Leather Look Seat covers
  • U shape dining room with a table that quickly converts to a single/double bed.
  • Quick Lock Pole system so set up is a breeze
  • Extra Large Midge proof mesh windows with individual awnings & internal fitted all-weather covers
  • Large internal cupboards that can be accessed when the Camper Trailer is closed

What about Power & Water?

When it comes to the essentials of power and water, once again this camper trailer covers it all:

  • 100ah LION Battery with Nationwide warranty
  • Premium Digital Battery Management system with water level gauges, rocker switches, and battery isolator
  • Multiple Internal & External USB & 12v sockets
  • 1 x 130ltr S/S Rear tank front tank fed from individual Sea Flo water pump & John Guest Fittings

Guess what, we haven’t finished yet!

One of the key things about going off-road is facilities to cook and store things. Who wants to be ducking back into town every 5 minutes for food or other needs? This camper trailer solves this issue with:

  • Large Stainless Steel Kitchen with 4 burner stove and wind deflectors & extension bench
  • Side-mounted fold down table with 12v plugs
  • LED Kitchen lights
  • Large 570hx980x700w fridge slide with bonus S/S fender next to the fridge
  • Dual Pantry/Storage drawers and large front cabin.
  • Rear mounted storage box with multiple access points and pole carrier section.
  • Dual Rear recovery points

The V2. KAKADU – BIG on performance, practicality and reliability…!!!


Camper Trailer Of The Year October 2019

Camper Trailer Of The Year October 2019

Our camper trailer of the year for October is the amazing Apache Side fold camper trailer. This camper trailer is the ultimate off-road tourer. There is nothing quite like it on the market.

With a snappy 30 Second Main tent set up, the Apache Side-Fold ticks the boxes when it comes to a perfect overnighter right through to a base camp in more remote locations. For pricing and full details check out the video or call us today on 1800 SWAG CAMPERS.

Why have we picked this tailer as the camper trailer of the year?

The Apache by SWAG Camper Trailers will make you rethink the way you look at Camper Trailers.  With a 30 second main tent set up, massive master bed, full kitchen and loaded with features to get you completely off-grid. This camper trailer is a stand out performer that is suited for singles, couples or families with older kids that are now in their own Swags. The Apache is super tough yet lightweight, Rugged yet head-turning and so simple to operate.

And did we mention easy to set up?

Why Is This Camper Trailer So Good?

  • Battery Management system with water level gauge, rocker switches, and battery isolator
  • Multiple Internal & External USB & 12v sockets
  • External Water & Gas outlets
  • 1 x 120ltr S/S Rear tank, fed from Seaflo water pump & John Guest Fittings
  • 2 x Gas bottles holders
  • 2 x 20l Jerry Can holders

If you are in the market for a camper trailer, the Apache Side-fold is definitely one to consider. Right now you can score this at our PRE-CHRISTMAS SALE PRICE of $20,990*. With $6000 worth of extras, you can’t go wrong with this trailer! Come and see us today or contact us via this website.

* excludes dealer delivery and registration charges

Camper Trailer Sale

Camper Trailer Sale

It’s that time for SWAG Camper Trailers to hold their camper trailer sale to make way for new stock! What does this mean? You can save thousands on a variety of the most luxurious and fully-equipped best camper trailers around.

Whether you’re looking for a compact camper trailer for short weekend getaways, or second-home type trailers for a longer trip away, SWAG Camper Trailers has the perfect camper trailer for you.

Why Choose SWAG Camper Trailers?

  1. We are an Australian-owned and operated business.
  2. Swag Camper Trailers have proudly manufactured Australia’s favourite Off-Road Camper Trailers & Hybrid Vans for over a decade.
  3. We produce high-quality camper trailers that are fitted with premium Australian components such as Monroe Shocks, Projecta, Evakool, and Smartek.
  4. Our vehicles are supported by exceptional customer service and we offer full Australia wide warranties. This means peace of mind that you are buying a quality product that can go anywhere with you.
  5. SWAG Camper trailers not only have a solid warranty on all products, we also offer customers a comprehensive service program. You can be sure your investment is looked after well into the future.
  6. Our vast experience means that when buying a trailer from SWAG Camper trailers, you become part of the family. We understand that you are making a long term financial commitment so you want to deal with a manufacturer that shows pride in their build rather then looking purely at price.
  7. Our team are always here to help. We have an experienced crew that can help trouble shoot most issues. When you speak to our staff you can be sure that you are talking to the team that actually put the trailers together.
  8. SWAG Camper Trailers has established relationships with market leading finance providers making it even more convenient and affordable to own your own Camper or Caravan. These reputable companies offer comparative rates, low fees and easy repayment terms. We can offer finance through a number of lenders so you get the best loan to suit you. So why wait? Just fill out the online form and a finance specialist will contact you and get your application underway.

You can check out our brochure for our camper trailer sale. Looking for a camper trailer? Go for the best camper trailer!