Camping - Slide-on Campers
If you have a ute or a tray-back 4WD, a slide-on camper could make the ideal bush home.
BE SURE YOUR SLIDE-ON IS LEGAL - February 2015
If you're not careful you can exceed vehicle GVM.
Many slide-on camper installations we've seen are illegal, because the loaded rig exceeds the ute manufacturer's rated gross vehicle mass. You need to do your sums before you buy.
JACKSONS CARRY ME CAMPER - September 2015
This familiar camper's business structure has changed and so has the design and construction.
The Carry Me Camper business has changed hands and the new owners have made considerable improvements to this reliable design.
TAILGATE CAMPERS - March 2015
Rapid set-up and pack-away are features of these slide-ons.
Tailgate Campers has been producing Australian-made slide-ons for the past seven years. We check out the latest short-cab and extra-cab models.
TONG METAL SLIDE ON CAMPERS
These Queensland-made campers allow DIY finishing off - March 2017
Most slide-on campers are fully finished, but this Aussie company has seen the market need for structurally complete units that buyers can finish off to suit their individual needs.
TRAYMATE SLIDE-ON CAMPER
From the makers of the market-leading Trayon comes a budget slide-on - December 2017
Slide-on camper manufacturer Trayon/Traytek has produced a budget-priced, lightweight, slide-on camper. Traymate can double as a tradie’s body during the working week.
TRAYON CAMPERS EXPORT ACTION
This Queensland company is exporting Aussie-made slide-on campers to Europe
Although Trayon campers have been exported to Europe since 2005, these campers were mainly for the French market. Recently, the contract for Trayon and Traytek Campers in Europe has been picked up by another company and henceforth Trayon (Europe) will be based in Switzerland, to supply all of Europe.
TRAYON DIESEL DELUXE SLIDE-ON CAMPER
Trayon's top-shelf model has all the bells and whistles.
Trayon has been building slide-ons since 1994 and in April 2017 produced its 1000th unit. The Trayon Diesel Deluxe model has everything a bush camper could want and it's relatively quick to set up and pack away.
TRAY-TEK TAILGATER PLUS - Updated June 2015
Australian designed and made slide-ons for tray-back utes.
Tray-Tek campers are locally made units that offer pop-top security, a very fast set-up and pack away procedure. Tray-Tek units are made from aluminium and fibreglass and come with a lifetime construction integrity warranty.
WEDGETAIL SLIDE-ON CAMPER
It doesn't get any better than this - November 2016
David Hazlewood has spent many years perfecting his Wedgetail slide-on camper design and he's now content with its state of development. We spent a day with him, walking our way around the Wedgetail and also visited his compact but efficient factory in Newcastle NSW.