TRAILLITE THEATRE – The New Zealand Motorhome, Caravan & Leisure Show

TRAILLITE THEATRE

The Traillite Theatre, now located in the new TrailLite Pavilion, is full of experts who cannot wait to share their knowledge with you.  They will inspire and tempt you with eight exciting presentations daily, every day of the Show.

There’s plenty of time for questions and to meet and greet our presenters.

Best of all, they're all FREE! 

2021 Schedule

FRIDAY ONLY - 10.00am - AA Solar - Solar 101

Solar energy makes freedom camping a breeze. Before you head out make sure you get the right advice and the right kit on board. With over 30 years’ experience in specifying and installing bespoke solar systems for Motorhomes and Caravans, AA Solar are perfectly placed to give you advice you can trust. We will cover everything you need to know about solar energy including: the benefits of solar, what you can power, selecting your kit and much more.

SATURDAY ONLY - 10.00am - Gallivating Oz - Motorhome travel in Australia

Planning a trip to Oz?  Whether it’s the tropical Top End, WA’s turquoise waters, Outback Queensland, the iconic Red Centre, the remote Nullarbor or stunning Tassie – we’ve got tips for you. The Gallivanting Oz team will share insights into motorhome travel in Australia. This talk will suit those who may like to join one of our tours or our wanderers who want to freestyle it. It's the perfect start to planning your next motorhome adventure across the ditch.

SUNDAY ONLY - 10.00am - Enterprise Dunedin - Central Otago Touring Route, the new must do road trip this season

Take a journey of discovery through spectacular landscapes full of natural wonders, unique attractions, activities and local hospitality, all of which make Otago a memorable place to visit. Follow the road less travelled from Ōtepoti/Dunedin through the heart of Central Otago and on to Queenstown to see these regions at their brilliant best. Come along and be in to win spot prizes from some of the visitor experience and hospitality providers along the way.

DAILY - 10.45am - Wireless Nation - NZMCA Data & Mobile: Staying connected on the road

This seminar walks you through everything you need to know on how to set up and use NZMCA Data, the motorhome and caravan broadband for NZMCA members. Wireless Nation will also talk about exciting new developments on connectivity for members including mobile phone plans, and answer any questions you may have.

DAILY - 11:30am - Off the Beaten Track - Let us get you ‘Off the Beaten Track’

Off The Beaten Track, where your accommodation is the experience! A unique Kiwi owned business specialising in getting fellow Kiwis to the most beautiful secret spots in our own backyard... and you'll find none of them on a main road in NZ!

Whether you're a landowner who owns a slice of Kiwi paradise or a traveller keen to explore rural New Zealand, You don't want to miss this! See New Zealand like never before… get Off the Beaten Track!

DAILY - 12.15pm - REDARC - Battery Management

Looking after your auxiliary batteries is essential to ensuring they give you a long service life.
But how do we do this? Amperage, voltage, state-of-charge, charge, discharge; what does it all mean? And why does it matter? Find out with Greg Mitchell from REDARC Electronics as he explains how to get the most out of your batteries and save money and time in the long run.

DAILY - 1.00pm - TrailLite - The Essential Need to Know Before Purchasing a Motorhome or Caravan

Don't make an expensive purchase mistake by buying the wrong motorhome or caravan for your intended purpose. TrailLite consults hundreds of customers every year who are feeling overwhelmed with the amount of products on the market and are anxious about buying the wrong product for their lifestyle. TrailLite's goal with this informative seminar is to get you clear about your needs and ensure you buy once and buy right.

FRIDAY & SATURDAY ONLY - 2.00pm - NZMCA - Getting to know the new sections of the NZMCA website

For members only. Familiarise yourself with the new online Travel Directory. Make the most of the website’s mobile-responsive features. All your questions about the app will be answered, including why the online TD may be the better option for you.

SUNDAY ONLY - 2.00pm - Motorhome Solar - Solar & Electrical Q & A with Wayne Hunt

Come along and have all your questions about lithium batteries for Motorhomes answered by Solar Expert Wayne Hunt from Motorhome Solar.

FRIDAY & SUNDAY ONLY - 2.45pm - Gallivating Oz - Motorhome travel in Australia

Planning a trip to Oz?  Whether it’s the tropical Top End, WA’s turquoise waters, Outback Queensland, the iconic Red Centre, the remote Nullarbor or stunning Tassie – we’ve got tips for you. The Gallivanting Oz team will share insights into motorhome travel in Australia. This talk will suit those who may like to join one of our tours or our wanderers who want to freestyle it. It's the perfect start to planning your next motorhome adventure across the ditch.

SATURDAY ONLY - 2.45pm - AA Solar - Solar 101

Solar energy makes freedom camping a breeze. Before you head out make sure you get the right advice and the right kit on board. With over 30 years’ experience in specifying and installing bespoke solar systems for Motorhomes and Caravans, AA Solar are perfectly placed to give you advice you can trust. We will cover everything you need to know about solar energy including: the benefits of solar, what you can power, selecting your kit and much more.

FRIDAY & SATURDAY ONLY - 3.30pm - Marty's Panel & Paint - Your Motorhome - Things you should know

For a number of years, we have been seeing new Motorhomes deteriorate and fade really quickly, with older campervans having poorly fitted accessories which are causing lots of internal and structural damage. This seminar will give you some guidance on how to look after your motorhome, campervan or caravan and what to look for when buying new or second hand. I will advise on how you can protect your very valuable asset from our harmful UV rays. Looking forward to seeing you all at this year’s Show.