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Off-road Caravans with Independence and Comfort to go anywhere

Kimberley’s social purpose is embedding eco-friendly technology in RV’s that is easy and practical to use.

We are 100% passionate about creating well-engineered products that serve both you and the environment.

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off road caravan kimberley karavanThe Kimberley Karavan, a lightweight folding off road caravan that can go anywhere. Kimberley Karavans are unique with their internal shower and toilet, comfortable internal seating and luxury finishes. There is 2.2m of head clearance. Yet they are no wider than a 4WD so can travel absolutely anywhere!

The Kimberley Karavan It is designed to be BOTH self contained and "off-road". One feature that makes this Australian off-road caravan unique is the design of the low drag fibreglass sides and roof with such a low travelling profile. The benefit of this fuel saving is not the saving in fuel cost, but the ADDED RANGE from the standard tanks in regular 4WDs. This ADDED RANGE is so important for you to "go anywhere"!

Kimberley are the only Brand with 5 Year Warranty on the Chassis and Suspension Arms... and this warranty transfers to second buyers in the 5 years! We can offer this as we make it in Ballina, Australia.

Service and customer support is equally important. Kimberley has a Dealer network in 6 States Australia wide, a service network extending to remote areas and a dedicated support staff in Ballina NSW.

$25,000 Giveaway Competition

The Kimberley Kruiser range is designed as the most aerodynamic range in the world. Built with NO TIMBER , this fibreglass, alloy and hot dipped galvanized steel range is 500kgs lighter than any equivalent competitor.
There are 3 models in the range to suit a wide depth of budgets from $79,940 to $165,000.
To celebrate the release of the NEW E Class on September 1st 2016, Kimberley is running a competition with a $25,000 rebate or finance "kick starter" as the prize on Facebook. Click on the link on the right to participate. Even if you have no immediate available budget, provided you are approved by the financier, the deposit and repayments for the first 2 years on an E 150 Model would be covered by this promotion.
This is a lottery competition

 

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Great Australian designs result in both the lightest AND the most compact off-road caravan
that is NOT a vinyl sided pop top for storage!

Garage and Travel Height Dimension A

All Using Split Air-conditioning
(Not roof top)

Travel Height
31.5inch Tyres
Garage Height
31.5inch Tyres
Best Garage Height
With Travel Wheels
Model with Coil Springs 2190 mm 2170 mm 2120 mm
Model with Air Suspension 2100- 2240 mm 2080 mm 1980 mm
Model with Air Suspension
and Automatic Satellite on roof
2225 mm - 2375 mm 2225 mm 2125 mm

 

Choice of compact folding or full size off-road caravan

The photo below is the internal view of the new 18ft S Class Kruiser which is an alternative to the Kimberley Karavan

Self Contained Features

Self-Contained feature
Means “built in” & integrated for normal use.

Kimberley Karavan Range

Solar Energy to provide independent sustainable power without generator

Yes

AGM Battery Capacity for independent use

Yes

Super light high capacity Lithium Ion Battery with extended independent use

Yes

Fuel Cell backup when insufficient solar available

Yes

12V Refrigerator with enhanced remote compressor> high performance with low energy

Yes

Diesel* Ceramic cooktop inside

Yes

Diesel* Hot Water

Yes

Hot water recovery space* heater

Yes

Diesel* Air Heater

Yes

12V Membrane heater

Yes

12V operated Hi-power** Air-conditioner

Yes

240V air-conditioner needs generator

Yes

Hybrid Power of Lithium Batteries and much smaller portable generator

Yes

Fibreglass construction with added insulation for enhanced thermal insulation properties

Yes

Dual Water Tanks (one for uncertain water)

Yes

Pump from billabong bypassing tanks

Yes

Grey Water Tank

Yes

Black Water tank for Toilet

Yes

Waterless eco Toilet

Yes

Hi-power Data Antennae

Yes

Energy Management System

Yes

Water Management System

Yes

30 litre durable rubbish storage container

Yes

* Diesel is more self-contained as common fuel to vehicle and: 1. The consumption is low, a 12L tank lasts 3 months+ 2. it can be bio-diesel or a combination of the two 3. It is available everywhere ** Lite: Has limited cooling output. Hi-power: has 2.2kw+ output, operation not continuous Hybrid: needs only 1kVA small generator for 2.2kW air-conditioner.

Off-road Features

Off-road feature
Means “built in” & integrated for normal use.

Kimberley Karavan Range

Same width as most 4WD vehicles

Yes

Similar or lesser height as most 4WD vehicles

Yes

Hot dipped galvanized flexible laser-locked chassis with 5 year transferrable warranty

Yes

Independent trailing arms giving high clearance

Yes

Coil Springs with override straps (no leaf springs)

Classic Only

Air-suspension with wide range adjustable height

Yes

“Limp home” Integrated compression stops for air-bags

Yes

Anti-sway Bar for stability with low air pressure

Yes

Mono-tube high capacity shock absorbers

Yes

Rear recovery points capable of 6,000kg recovery

Yes

Front angled deflector and stone deflecta™ shield under unit

Yes

Extended Drawbar for revolutionary reverse turn

Yes

Fibreglass low-drag co-efficient for significantly reduced fuel consumption

Yes

Use of extra-fine Midge-proof screens on all windows and doors

Yes

Use of powered extraction vents for enhanced airflow

Yes

Integrated outside kitchen> hot/cold water & sink

Yes

Access Toilet easily for roadside stop

Yes

360 degree rotatable and rubber dampened hitch

Yes

Water resistant (water proof with right operation) to 1.2m for water crossings

Yes

Dust resistant (dust proof with right operation)

Yes

NO timber floor or used in any construction

Yes

One piece internal liner/ floor in cast poly-ethylene

Yes

Vibration resistance chrome over brass spring catches throughout (no plastic)

Yes

Stainless steel on external finishes used for table

Yes

Matching wheels and tyres for most vehicles

Yes

Capable of up to 35 inch tyres with spares under

Yes

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Note: Some features may be options on some models but are available as a standard inclusion that can be ordered when built

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kimberley 4G + GPS technology - Best in Market
kimberleykaravans.com on Monday February 15, 2016

Kimberley have released their updated "Data Communications Pak for 4G and GPS" and it really packs a punch for technology. This is more than just a 4G upgrade. The pak includes a 4G antenna and a GPS antenna with an industrial 4G modem and Wifi Router. You can get data speeds of up to 100Mb/s with good reception. This means downloading music and movies on line. Of course you have to choose the right data plan but these are getting more and more economical.

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Portable Wood Stove packs some punch at 3kW
kimberleykampers.com on Monday March 21, 2016

Portable wood burning stove in a Kimberley KamperThe Scandinavians camp in cold weather and are very resourceful with this folding portable slow burning wood stove. It packs a punch of heat with a 3kW rating. What we like about this model is that it has glass on 3 sides which accommodates a bigger group of people sitting around it. It is eco-friendly and efficient!

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FOUR into ONE: Quad Shock absorbers for off-road caravans
kimberleykruiser.com on Thursday October 20, 2016

Quad shock absorber At it's worst, the famous Kalumburu road can have the toughest corrugations that will test any set of shock absorbers. It is 187km to Mitchell Falls from Drysdale station and it may take you 8 hours. The new QUAD mono-tube model is 66mm diameter and the equivalent to 4 twin tube shock absorbers per side. There is no urethane bush as we are sticking to the steel spherical bushes for durability. This single Monotube shock is the equivalent to FOUR twin tube shocks.

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Meet Bart, he's travelled hundreds of thousands of kilometers.

Watch as he shares his travel experiences and discusses why he has upgraded to a Karavan from Kamper.


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