family - an 11/90 Caravelle Camper Syncro. It is not a trakka
conversion, rather, Camperize/Discoverer Campers
The vehicle was converted by it's most recent owner in 1998 and has
been a number of times around Australia. Like Brian Reed, the owner
has upgraded to a T5, and hence our new acquisition.
We are fortunate in that we have a full service history from delivery
date at Northshore Volkswagen in June 1991(also complied in 6/91)
through to it's current 271,000km.
As a Caravelle Gl the vehicle has a number of nice comfort features,
including still working central locking (gee it's wide to lean across
to unlock the door) and power mirrors (currently u/s - looking into
perhaps the switch mechanism).
Better still, it is fitted with the rear diff lock which is in good
We are looking forward to a number of good journeys and adventures,
not least of which will be the Bateman's Bay trip on Jan 6th with many
PS - I have placed a picture in the Misc photos area.