Caravanning News – SEPTEMBER 2020 edition

More than 50 factories remain silent

Lockdown extended for nation’s biggest RV
manufacturing hub

By Dennis Amor

VICTORIA’S caravan
manufacturing hub, which produces 90 percent of Australia’s RVs, must
remain closed for two extra weeks.
The news comes after State Premier
Daniel Andrews yesterday announced the extension to the September 13 COVID
stage 4 restrictions. More than 50 RV factories fell silent a month ago
after lockdown restrictions were introduced in the face of the worsening
pandemic. Caravan Industry Association of Australia chief executive Stuart
Lamont told Caravanning News today that the new roadmap meant the
Victorian caravan trade industry,