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The Explorer

Without a doubt, this home on wheels is the ultimate freedom machine. Mum, Dad & the kids, or even two couples will enjoy the open road in this campervan, complete with mini-kitchen and bathroom. Hire the The Explorer and have an exciting Australian adventure.

People : 4
Make & Age : Mercedes-Benz or Volkswagen

No Vehicle Age Guaranteed*
Year & Model : 2012-2014
Engine : 2.5L Turbo Diesel
Transmission : Automatic
Sleeping Configuration : Double(above driving cab): 1.960m x 1.53m
Double (rear dinette): 2.10m x 1.45m

The top bunk bed is not fitted with child safety barriers. We recommend children sleep in the lower dinette-converted beds.
Adults : 4
Toilet & Shower :  
Located in cubicle with shower. Flushed toilet waste goes into cassette waste tank that is accessible from exterior compartment. Cassette waste tank must be empty and rinsed out prior to drop-off.
Air Conditioning :  
Driver's cab air-conditioning operates only when the engine is running. The rear cabin air-conditioning operates on 240V when plugged in at campground only.
Heating :   Driver's cab heating operates only when the engine is running. The rear cabin heating operates on 240V when plugged in at campground only.
Child Seats :   This vehicle has positioning for a total of two child restraints.
Two child seats (three years and under) can be fitted to the rear forward facing seat with a baby bolt. OR two booster seats (minimum four years of age) can be fitted to the rear dinette seat with a lap belt.

Child/Booster seats must be pre-booked, otherwise cannot be guaranteed. Please advise age and weight of child on booking.

Child and Booster seat info 2018-19

Child and Booster seat info 2019-20
Water Tank :   Capacity is 82-90 litres and a filler hose is supplied. It is recommended to fill this tank daily.
Waste Water Tank :   Holding tank for grey waste water generated from the shower and the kitchen sink. Disposable at camping grounds and dump sites. Holds 82-90L.
Sink :  
Hot & Cold Water :   Pressurized
Fly screen :   Placed on all windows in the living area.
Internal Access :   Internal walk-through access
Fire Extinguisher :   Supplied
Seat Belts : 4
(2x in driver’s cabin and 2x in rear living area)
Kitchen :   Fridge/Freezer: 130-140L capacity. The fridge operates on 12V battery/240V mains power. Fridge performance may be affected in extreme temperatures.
Gas Cooker: 4-burner cooker with griller ignited by a match.
Gas Bottle: A 1 x 9kg bottle is supplied full on vehicle collection. The gas bottle is located in the exterior compartment on the driver’s side of the vehicle. Bottle has an ‘ON/OFF’ tap on it. Please ensure it is in ‘OFF’ position when not in use and when driving.
Microwave: Operates only when connected to 240V mains power at a campground.

Kitchen and General Equipment
Entertainment :   Driver's Cab
Radio, Bluetooth, USB input

Main Cab
DVD player with flat screen, Radio, CD with MP3 audio / iPod / USB input
Transmission : Automatic
Power Steering
Engine / Fuel : Diesel
Fuel Capacity : 75 Liters
Fuel Consumption (approx) : 11 / L/100KM
Average 11L/100km. This may vary subject to the use of air-conditioning, temperature and terrain.
Power Supply : 12V battery / 240V mains power. The vehicle is supplied with a 10m mains power cable for use at the campgrounds. The vehicle also has one 12V battery for the domestic system and a separate 12V battery for the engine.
Exterior Length : 7.15m - 7.20m
Exterior Width : 2.38m
Exterior Height : 3.25m - 3.40m
Interior Height : 2.10m - 2.15m

Reversing camera
personal safe
external storage locker
Fixed Awning
Linen & Bedding (per person): Pillow & Pillowcase, Doona/Duvet & Sheet, Towel

Please Note: We cannot guarantee ages on specific vehicles.
These details are indicative of the vehicle that will be supplied under your booking. Actual vehicles may vary according to year of manufacture and availability but your vehicle will be suitable for the required number of persons and have equivalent or better specifications to those listed in this website. Vehicles cannot be requested by make, model, year of manufacture or features.