This is Gigi, an Austral Pacific manufactured in Brisbane back in ’97.  It was chosen among other brands for some of the characteristic that made them famously enjoyable to work with and to drive. Large displacement engine with large size fuel tank fibreglass skin and roof plus full size bins with three axles for better side wind stability high driving position and a strong Scania K113 chassis. Purchased at the end of 2016 it replaced the ’88 Austral Tourmaster so to fulfil the original project…
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This site is for all those people who did made the choice of living “on the road” and enjoy their time travelling around Australia.

Grey Nomads  Gipsy  Travellers  Wanderers  Rovers  Vagabonds they are all welcome here…

Started in 2012 as a simple forum il Mozzo has evolved to what it is today. Here you should find all you need to make your next trip or vehicle project an enjoyable adventure.  In December 2016 il Mozzo went under a complete redesign and it is still evolving today. New articles new pages new products new utilities are added daily…  From the Blog or the forum where you can find plenty of topics and ideas… Next is the Bazaar a full size on-line shop with hundreds of products new and second hand…  Surveys are just what’s left of an old school project but new surveys will become available from time to time.  Finally the Utilities is just that! A collection of useful utility ranging from links pdf documents to excel spreadsheet designed to make our daily project easier…

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Gigi’s Log Book Chapter – 29

By |September 15th, 2019|2 Comments

I cannot believe how hot this month has been so far. Not sure about global warming, but the weather, is somewhat not what it used to be anymore.. Like in full summer, I had [...]

Webasto Air Top EVO 55

By |September 5th, 2019|0 Comments

As mentioned in the previous blog, I couldn't find any reviews online for the Thermopro 90 but I did find some video/review (actually is just one) regarding the Air Top EVO 55. Beside the [...]

Webasto Thermo Pro 90

By |August 25th, 2019|0 Comments

I decided to do a review on the Webasto Thermo Pro 90 Heater system and for a very simple reason.. There are none available online! Whatever the reason it may be, it doesn't really [...]

Gigi’s Log Book Chapter – 28

By |August 17th, 2019|2 Comments

This month, several "first time use" items were tested and adjusted for the intended purpose, that is full time Motorhome. As the electrical rear, middle and bins section were completed, I got the chance [...]

Gigi’s Log Book Chapter – 27

By |July 19th, 2019|2 Comments

This month it has been great! I'm finally getting good sleep at night and the weather has been excellent (cool and dry). It doesn't look like much work has been done, but it is [...]

Webasto Diesel Cooker X100

By |July 5th, 2019|4 Comments

Today the Webasto X100 Diesel Cooker got some serious testing done, and for a very good reason. Back when I did purchase it, I didn't really paid too much attention to the installation manual. [...]

Caltex.. Just testing how stupid we are…

By |June 30th, 2019|0 Comments

Its really a shame, when large petrol companies are constantly dishonest towards the consumers, in every possible way.. Here in Australia, we pride ourself of being a smart Country, but the truth is some [...]

Gigi’s Log Book Chapter – 26

By |June 19th, 2019|0 Comments

This month I celebrated a milestone of this project, as I moved into my new home. 🤗🤗🤗 After 20 months of fun and intensive labour, I finally made it. Is not over yet, but [...]

The First Night

By |May 30th, 2019|0 Comments

I know that this is supposed to be the travel blog but none the less, I had to write this down... My last memory of sleeping in an RV goes all the way [...]

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