A Snowboarder’s Journey: Hippie Travels with Irian van Helfteren -Greetings from the South

After the hike next to Mt Cook we drove with the Hippie Camper back to Lake Tekapo for an amazing 80’s party. I looked terrible (good), and some looked even better. Two days later we visited a friend in Wanaka and continued to the wild South West, the biggest national park of NZ; the rain-forest … Continue reading “A Snowboarder’s Journey: Hippie Travels with Irian van Helfteren -Greetings from the South”

A Snowboarder’s Journey: Hippie Travels with Irian van Helfteren – From the ocean to glaciers

We have a great week behind us, in just a few days we got to see the ocean, clay cliffs and glaciers. From Lake Tekapo we drove with the Hippie Camper to Timaru and from there to Omaru and took the road up to Mt Cook village. On the way we stopped by at clay … Continue reading “A Snowboarder’s Journey: Hippie Travels with Irian van Helfteren – From the ocean to glaciers”

A Snowboarder’s Journey: Hippie Travels with Irian van Helfteren

37 hours after leaving Munich I arrived in New Zealand, 3 hours later Mikaela too. We rented a Hippie Camper Deluxe and stayed the first night in Christchurch. We got invited by a women we met on the street to stay over night in her garden. So we felt  really welcome in New Zealand. The … Continue reading “A Snowboarder’s Journey: Hippie Travels with Irian van Helfteren”

Tribal Andy’s- Hippie Camper Trip!

A few months ago I had the privilege of taking one of the amazing Hippie Camper Deluxe Model up the East Coast on a quick Journey back home to Noosa, scored some amazing weather and found some new little secret spots along this amazing coast line. My van was a 2012 model fully equipped 2 … Continue reading “Tribal Andy’s- Hippie Camper Trip!”

My Hippie Camper Adventure –Great Ocean Road

My boyfriend Tristan and I started our Hippie journey on the Friday afternoon. We picked up our Hippie named “Jimi” at the Melbourne Branch. With everything included and maps galore we set off to Frankston at a snail’s pace as of course we decided to start in peak hour travel along the M1! We spent … Continue reading “My Hippie Camper Adventure –Great Ocean Road”

Hippie “Get Refreshed” Comp winner David’s Trip to WA

Day 1 Wednesday 4 April Flight to Perth  Dash off from work at 3.15pm to get the Skybus to the airport for our flight to Perth. Bit frantic, but we made it in plenty of time. We had booked a hostel 500m from the depot to make for a quick turn-around in the morning. Despite … Continue reading “Hippie “Get Refreshed” Comp winner David’s Trip to WA”

mX Photoshoot

Yesterday I headed to the mX photo shoot in New Farm Park for Hippie Camper.  mX are so excited about the Hippie Camper Get Refreshed Competition that they want to spread the word in their hugely popular free newspaper. We found the perfect location amongst the beautiful flowering Jacaranda trees on the Brisbane River. We … Continue reading “mX Photoshoot”

Sweat, Mud and a lot of Volunteer Work!

Last Sunday the Hippie Camper gang from our Head Office in Brisbane, Australia went out to Grantham QLD, to volunteer for the Grantham Flood Recovery efforts.  Leaving at 7.00am on Sunday morning – large coffee in hand, we drove our new Hippie Campers to Grantham which is about 1 ½ hours West of Brisbane.  This … Continue reading “Sweat, Mud and a lot of Volunteer Work!”

Hippie Gets Refreshed!!!

To celebrate Hippies “brand” new makeover we are offering a great camper getaway for two!   Simply check out Hippie on our Facebook site www.facebook.com/hippiecampers like the page and enter the comp!   Simply tell us in 25 words or less where you’d take your new look Hippie Camper to get refreshed and you could win free flights … Continue reading “Hippie Gets Refreshed!!!”