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Forum Guidelines & Helpful Forum Hints

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This section contains instructions & hints on how to use the forum, ie attachments, photobucket etc etc.

by Don Ricardo
Jul 24, 2017 15:51:31 GMT 10
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Here you will find information about how to include photos in your posts

22 85 Viscount duralvan ambassador
by Don Ricardo
Feb 27, 2021 21:10:18 GMT 10
No New Posts Practice area for posting photos

Use this area to practice uploading photos to the forum. You can upload photos of anything (non-V V related or V V related), then delete your post.......forum members can't see your posts ....it is for practice only. This is a passworded section, please send a PM to one of the moderators for the password, you will need to open the test area thread to practice.

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General Interest Posts

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Talk about anything Vintage Caravan related here pre 1970

2,746 18,950 My Sports Minor
by cster
Feb 27, 2021 7:39:08 GMT 10
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General interest posts from the first three years of the forum about anything vintage caravan-related pre-1970

363 3,012 Arthur Pullin- Hitched for life
by bobt
Oct 4, 2020 23:31:44 GMT 10

2021 Vintage Caravan Nationals

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Find all the information about the 2021 Nationals and associated events and activities here

Moderator: Don Ricardo

6 30 2021 VV NATIONALS EVENTS - Cockle Train/Goolwa Museums (Wed)
by Don Ricardo
Mar 6, 2021 21:22:14 GMT 10

Vintage Caravan Runs & Events

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This area is for the discussion of Vintage Caravan runs & events. If you would like information about these events or would like to post a new message about our events, then this is the place.

841 16,476 6th Bridgewater (Vic) Vintage Extravaganza 18-21 Feb 2021
by bert66
Mar 5, 2021 8:56:54 GMT 10

Vintage Vanners Hall of Fame

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This board is for special events, rallys, trips...... members have made in their vintage caravans tow by a period vehicle,Selection of events,rallys,trips,at the discretion of the admin/mod team

20 1,763 Wangaratta 2018 (Seventh Nationals) - The Event
by murray
Jul 27, 2018 17:00:23 GMT 10

Members Photo Album

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If you would like to share your Vintage Caravan photos with Vintage Caravaners then you can post your images here. You can discuss with fellow caravan enthusiasts about your vintage caravan pre 1970

1,414 23,345 The Next Chapter in the Capricorn
by 1954homemade
Feb 23, 2021 18:35:21 GMT 10

Down History Lane

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Use this Board to record info about the history of specific caravan manufacturers or makes, or the development of particular caravan styles or designs. Info posted on this board will help us trace the development of Australia's unique caravan heritage pre1970 and the people who contributed to it.

Moderator: Don Ricardo

498 6,330 Valiant (by Viscount) Caravans
by Mustang
Feb 24, 2021 7:56:29 GMT 10

Technical Section

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If you have any technical questions or are wanting technical advice about your caravan, this is where you post your questions.

Moderator: Franklin1

1,686 10,186 Help With Identifying Year Of Van
by Don Ricardo
Mar 6, 2021 21:05:10 GMT 10
No New Posts Technical Reference Library - 1 Viewing

If you are looking for technical information about vintage caravans, this is where you'll find it.

Moderator: Franklin1

65 1,558 Galvanised iron sheeting - dating methods
by Kelly_beechy
Jan 19, 2021 14:20:19 GMT 10


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A place for all the collectors out there. You can discuss or post your collectables here. If you want to discuss memorabilia then this is your destination.

201 1,323 Show us your Picnic Set
by shesgotthelook
Nov 6, 2020 9:19:47 GMT 10
No New Posts Keith Winser Caravanning Publications

This board is specifically for the recording of Keith Winser historical caravanning publications. Each new thread is dedicated to one publication only, and interesting articles from that publication can follow.

33 48 On The Trail
by belinda
Sept 3, 2020 19:46:05 GMT 10
No New Posts Caravanning Publications ....Other

This board is for pre 1970 caravan and caravanning publications, either Australian or Overseas.

43 141 The Christmas caravan book
by cobber
Dec 11, 2019 20:15:33 GMT 10
No New Posts Family Holidays of YesterYear

Caravaning Holidays of Members pre1970

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Use this board to discuss, post pics, and share stories you have about pre 1970 caravan toys and models...

31 142 Christmas caravan
by aussieute
Oct 4, 2020 18:45:16 GMT 10

For Sale / Wanted

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Links to e Bay or Gumtree etc involving Vintage Caravans/ Parts/Camping gear/ Memorabilla etc pre 1970

618 1,727 Caravan 1970 Viscount Retro Vintage Classic
by danielandrew
Mar 6, 2021 17:59:33 GMT 10
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Have you got something to sell pre 1970 or you are looking for something pre 1970. Either way Vintage Caravans have the place for you. Here you can discuss with other caravan-enthusiasts, the items you wish to advertise
pre 1970

2,291 10,531 wanted locktite caravan tow hitch
by aussieute
Mar 5, 2021 14:54:23 GMT 10

Facebook Links

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This section is to link our forum with vintage caravan related facebook pages. There are several good facebook pages relating to our passion, hence the purpose of this section. Please note you need a facebook login to be able to view the links.

21 57 12ft Don for sale
by John
Jan 31, 2021 7:54:31 GMT 10

Vintage Caravan Tow Cars

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Use this board to discuss anything related to the classic, vintage, rod & modern cars that we use to tow our vintage caravans. In a lot of cases, these cars are our first love, with the vintage caravan being an accessory to our car. Discussions on this board should be kept to a general nature only (not too technical).

425 4,923 HG Premier Tow Car
by nickd15
Jan 27, 2021 15:19:48 GMT 10

Whatever !!

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Use this board to discuss non related V V stuff, your religious, political, racism, age, sexually oriented & discriminitary opinions are not welcome. Administrators or moderators will remove or edit any thread/posting at any time, as they see fit. All items will be deleted after 30 days of the last posting unless deemed worthy of retaining in which case they will be moved to another section on the forum.

58 3,297 Where's this?
by Gypsy 10
Jan 8, 2021 11:26:14 GMT 10

Classic Caravans

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Please enter to view the Classic Caravan Discussion Forum. This is for Vans manufactured between 1/1/1970 to 31/12/1979 and all that go with them.

1 1 The Road To Classic Caravans
by Administrator
Sept 4, 2007 1:34:15 GMT 10


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