RV Touring Stage

Grab a Coffee and a bite to eat and join us at the RV Touring Hub for some valuable insights on travelling the open road. Daily presentations from Hema Maps, Workabout Australia, RACQ and Drive Queensland will arm you with tips and valuable information to confidently explore the vast expanses of the great state of Queensland and beyond!  Information on a range of ideas will be shared including destination ideas, sharing the road with trucks and how to earn an income while on the road.

Having travelled on the road full time for over five years now, Paul, Katie and Jasper from The Feel-Good Family will also be on hand to provide you with the in’s and out’s of “Road Tripping” to ensure your next trip is enjoyable and hassle-free!

About the presenters

Justin, Hema Maps

Prepared to Explore Australia’s Great Desert Tracks with Hema Maps Everything you need to know about touring regional and remote Australia.

Adventurers & 4×4 enthusiasts, conducted by Justin from Hema Maps, this presentation takes you on our recent 3000km trip through the majestic Simpson Desert. Traversing the Simpson Desert is no easy feat and takes plenty of preparation and understanding of the journey ahead. Join us on the expedition as Hema’s iconic LC76 Map Patrol tackles this bucket-list destination and ask those important questions including: Vehicle set-up, Communication, Fuel Usage, Water, Permits, Do’s and Don’ts to safely navigate this journey.

Warren, Workabout Australia

Workabout Australia has been Australia’s foremost employment solution for travelling workers since the publication of the first edition of the Workabout Australia book in 1996. Originally featuring 78 locations it is an indication of the growth of Workabout Australia that the eighth edition published in March 2011 covers some 200 locations in all Australian states and territories.

The Workabout Australia Club was established in late 2000 as a means of keeping members up to date with employment opportunities throughout Australia.

Drive Queensland

We invite you to Drive Queensland with us! From the magical reef and rainforest to the heart of the outback, driving our backyard is an unforgettable experience with something for every kind of adventurer. Join us to learn about unique destinations and hidden gems, picturesque drives and gather inspiration to create your very own road trip story.

Road tripping in Queensland is an adventure like no other, and Drive Queensland makes it even more enticing. With its vast expanse of diverse landscapes, Queensland offers a kaleidoscope of experiences for road enthusiasts. From the stunning coastal drives along the iconic Great Barrier Reef to the untamed wilderness of the Queensland Outback, every kilometre of the journey unfolds a new story, and Drive Queensland is your perfect companion for this expedition.

Visit our Drive Queensland stand to gain expert insights on road trips in Queensland! Take home an array of detailed information and maps to help plan your next Queensland road trip!


The Royal Automobile Club of Qld is owned by our members. Because of your membership, we’re able to give back to you and your community. We support Queenslanders in tough times, advocate on your behalf on the issues that matter and help lower the cost of living with member benefits and discounts. Specifically, we provide Roadside Assistance, Banking, Insurance, and Lifestyle benefits.

The Feel Good Family

What do you actually need to know before you hit the road? After 5 years of full time travel, and 160,000km around the country, Paul, Katie and Jasper from The Feel Good Family, are sharing their top 5 lessons and advice on travelling remotely, staying off grid for longer, keeping safe on the road and being prepared for the unexpected. 

Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or new to the caravan and camping lifestyle, their daily session is a source of valuable information and inspiration. 

For more information about The Feel Good Family visit www.thefeelgoodfamily.com  Follow the Feel Good Family on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube for behind-the-scenes content, travel tips, and more.



Topic    PresentersTimes
Everything you need to know about touring regional and remote AustraliaHema Maps10:00am
What to know before you go – The five important tips to consider when travelling full timeThe Feel Good Family (Paul, Katie and Jasper)11:00am
Queensland’s Top Driving DestinationsDrive Queensland12:00noon
Earn While You Travel….what a way to see Australia!Workabout Australia1:00pm
Common breakdowns in caravans, Tips for sharing the road with trucks and Travelling around Australia.RACQ2:00pm

Find the RV Touring Hub in the Upper Level of the Royal ICC Building in Meeting Rooms 4 & 5