In our last Newsletter we announced the winner of our Kombi Beer and Wine Table. In this Newsletter edition we have the winners account of what motivates his van travels. Read below, of Leigh's vanlife experiences with his dad, Bob, and dog Kobi in their new Multivan.

Have yourself a great day out and buy tickets for the events we will be attending in the coming months to meet us and check out the VanEssa modules we'll have on display.

Before you go, check out the newly announced VW T6.1 due for release in time for summer this year.

Enjoy our Newsletter VanEssa Travellers and don't forget to like us on Facebook and keep us up to date on your travel experiences via the VanEssa Travellers Facebook group or email us at info@vanessa-mobilcamping.com.au.

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If you are keen to see our VanEssa mobilcamping modules and accessories on display, we'll be at the following events in the near future.

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The Caravan, Camping and Lifestyle Expo on:

Friday 14th - 9:30am to 5pm
Saturday 15th - 9:30am to 5pm
Sunday 15th - 9:30am to 4pm

Kembla Grange Racecourse, Wollongong.

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Victorian Caravan, Camping & Touring Supershow

Thursday 20th - 9:30am - 6pm
Friday 21st - 9:30am - 6pm
Saturday 22nd - 9:30am - 6pm
Sunday 23rd - 9:30am - 6pm
Monday 24th - 9:30am - 4pm

Melbourne Showgrounds, Epsom Rd, Ascot Vale, VIC, 3032

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The Hunter Valley Kombi Festival

Saturday 21st - 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Saltire Estate, 113 Wilderness Rd, Rothbury NSW 2320, Australia

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Volkswagen Australia confirms new California Beach campervan

T6.1 coming to Australia

Commercial vehicles boss Ryan Davies says the company has answered demands from fans and customers for a factory-backed weekender... read full article from News.com.au

Travelling with Dad & our German Shephard


Below is Leigh's submission for the 'Win a Kombi Beer and Wine Table' competition. Enjoy!

5th May 2018 was the day my life and that of my father changed forever and little did we know it at the time, but it would never be the same again. You see my dad had a major stroke on this day, he collapsed next to me and I had to provide first aid while the ambulance found our location. He had one of the biggest brain clots the surgeon had ever seen or removed.

Fast forward three months of intensive care and rehabilitation and my dad was well enough to come home but requiring ongoing high care needs. I chose to give up my career to care for him and allow him to remain in his home environment.

I bought him a German Shepherd puppy to aid his quality of life at home and with the need to travel with a wheelchair we were in desperate need of a larger vehicle...continue reading.

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