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    The Resurrection of Kimberley Kampers

    KK has shown newly manufactured trailers to the public at the Queensland Caravan Show. Perhaps North American travelers will someday have a chance to own these products.
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    Moderators - thoughts on creating a "Commercial Expedition Trailers" forum?

    Yes. Separate forums will be better for everyone.
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    Censorship on Expedition Portal?

    A long-running thread titled "Black Series Travel Trailers??" has disappeared from the Expedition Portal site. The Black Series company has a history (in Australia) of threatening legal action against websites that contain unfavorable material. Since some of the posts in "Black Series Travel...
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    The Resurrection of Kimberley Kampers

    KK's website may relaunch in May, and KK will be showing caravans in Australia in June, according to the CaravanCampingSales website. Good news for Aussies, but of course it may take a decade for KK to grow enough to export to North America. For now, most North American buyers must settle for...
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    Small full-featured hard-sided stock trailers modified for slow off-pavement trips: surprisingly rare

    profdant139, our camping goals are similar to yours, with a little larger upper limit on size. I've been researching brand for many months. Below are my current conclusions. The Lance 1475 (with All Weather Package and without slide) appears to be very well designed for freezing temperatures...
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    The Resurrection of Kimberley Kampers

    The Time To Roam website has an article on this story.
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    The Resurrection of Kimberley Kampers

    The legendary Australian brand Kimberley Kampers (KK) is being relaunched, after its unexpected failure and liquidation 6 months ago. According to the local newspaper there (The Northern Star, in Ballina) two former employees have taken ownership of the company, and plan to relaunch several...
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    Hard-sided adventure travel trailers in the US?

    Dutch, thanks for the update. I've been unable to get a connection to www.timetoroam.com.au (tried two computers and an iPad), but I'll keep trying ...
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    Hard-sided adventure travel trailers in the US?

    Dutch, any more news about KK's liquidation or possible sale? The local newpaper there (NorthernStar) has not written an article on KK since Aug 18.
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    Hard-sided adventure travel trailers in the US?

    I'm skeptical of the comments about Kimberley Kampers (in Ballina, Australia). A series of articles from the local newspaper there (Northern Star) make it clear that the "Administration" reorganization last year was trigged by liquidity problems within the family that owns the company (due to a...
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