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Travelbug Teardrop Campers

Available Models

travelbug teardrop camper premierTravelbug Teardrop Campers come in two models, The Hunter, or the Escape Pod.

Both models have a 1500mm (5 foot) wide cabin, and both will fit a queen-sized mattress for your sleeping comfort.

Your Travelbug can be made in one of two versions: on-road and light off-road.

Click on the Versions tab (on the green tabs at the top) for more details of each.

You can choose from several optional extras (see tab at the top) to customise your Travelbug to suit you,
and your camping needs.

Features

Travelbug Teardrop Campers come with a full galley kitchen, provisions for a gas cooker, and an ice chest or cooler. Both models also feature vertical pull-out drawers, cutlery drawers and cupboards for food storage. Inside there are overhead cupboards for stowing your personal belongings.

Travelbug Teardrop Campers

Two versions are currently available

The Escape Pod 2700

Escape Pod 2700 teardrop camperThis is our flagship unit, high gloss finish, larger than queen size bed area, full carpet lining with loads of insulation in the roof and hatch areas, Laminex quality cabinetry and bench top, large kitchen cupboards and bench surfaces.

10” TV/DVD/CD player, roof vent with fan, reading lights, side and galley lighting, 12volt power system, drink holders etcetera. The list goes on and on.

All on a Gal aussie-made chassis with 14” off road rims, steel mudguards, tops off the tough light off road ability of this fully lockable unit. Access is via the two large lockable side doors.

To order your Escape Pod 2700

The Escape Pod 2500

Escape Pod 2500 with modern graphic designThis classic styled teardrop is queen size in width and finished in gloss white fibreglass sheeting, adorned with modern graphics. Sunraysia wheels are fitted to an Australian made box section Gal chassis that is painted for even more protection.

This chassis is built tough for light off road capabilities. Inside and out is ample lighting that is coupled up to a 12volt power system. Inside these is carpet lining, two cupboards, and a roof fan. In the galley is a varnished plywood kitchen that has three cupboards and a cutlery drawer with plenty of room for a esky and a gas cooker, all under a easy lift galley hatch.

This unit is standard with one door on the kerb side and a window on the driver side, also standard is a spare wheel and flip up jockey wheel.

To order your Escape Pod 2500

The HunterThe Hunter travelbug teardrop camper

This new style of Teardrop Camper is unigue to Travelbug, with rear or side entry door options and a large durable shade tent suitable for a camp kitchen.

Insulated, the unit has the bed size of a queen mattress. It comes with a 12 volt system and a spare wheel, standard.

The Hunter's body rides on an Aussie made gal chassis with 14 inch off road wheels or mags.

To order your Hunter Travelbug

 

Travelbug Teardrop Campers

Features

Easy and safe to tow
tv/dvd player travelbug teardrop campersQuick-release front jockey wheel
Ready for rego
Exterior safety lighting
Comfortably sleeps 2 to 3 people in the queen-sized bed
Good interior lighting
Tastefully appointed interior
Continuous ventilation in the cabin space
Insulated for year-round comfort
Generous-sized doors
Weather guards on doors and windows
Side sliding windows with flyscreens
Easy-clean, ergonomically-designed, well-lit kitchen
Generous storage cupboards
Roof hatch with reversible fan
Modern graphics

Size
Model Width Length

Escape Pod 2700

1500mm (5ft) 2700mm (9ft)

Escape Pod 2500

1500mm (5ft) 2450mm (8ft)
The Hunter 1500mm (5ft) 2450mm (8ft)

 

All Travelbug owners will receive:

an owner's manual, a user's guide, and parts backup service information

Travelbug Teardrop Campers

Standard Inclusions for the three Travelbug models

Escape Pod 2700 inclusions
Gloss fibre sheeting Poly batt insulation
Carpet lining Roof vent with fan
Vinyl floor covering Two large doors
Large aluminium storage box Teardrop fully lockable
Flip up jockey wheel 12 volt power system
4 x 12volt power sockets TV/DVD/CD Player with remote
Side and Galley lights Main inside light
3 x new rims and tyres Quality laminex kitchen bench top and cupboards
Modern graphics 7 pin flat trailer connector
Trailer lights ready for rego Australian made Gal box chassis on 14”rims and tyres
Escape Pod 2500 inclusions
Gloss fibre sheeting Poly batt insulation
Carpet lining Roof vent with fan
Vinyl floor covering One large door on the kerb side
One large window on the driver side Teardrop fully lockable
Flip up jockey wheel 12 volt power system
4 x 12volt power sockets Flyscreens
Side and Galley lights Main inside light
3 x new rims and tyres Varnished Plywood Kitchen
Modern graphics 7 pin flat trailer connector
Trailer lights ready for rego Australian made Gal box chassis on 14”rims and tyres
The Hunter
Gloss fibre sheeting Poly batt insulation
Carpet lining Roof vent with fan
Vinyl floor covering Large rear or side door
Side Windows with flyscreen and locks Teardrop fully lockable
Flip up jockey wheel 12 volt power system
Lockable Cargo Bay Doors Lockable Aluminium Utility Box
Side and Galley lights Main inside light
3 x new rims and tyres Large camp kitchen tent
Modern graphics 7 pin flat trailer connector
Trailer lights ready for rego Quality Australian made gal chassis on 14" rims

 

Travelbugs are Australian Standards compliant

Travelbug Teardrop Campers

You can select from many optional extras to personalise your Travelbug:

Escape Pod 2700: Optional Extras
Option Price AUD$
240 Volt system 390
Queen size inner spring mattress 360
TV upgrade to 15” 120
Outside TV antenna fitting 50
Curtains 50
Dome tent with one side 265
Extra dome side (each) 28
Deep cycle battery 240
Electric brakes with park brake 550
No electric brake control unit is included in this price  
Escape Pod 2500: Optional Extras
Option Price AUD$
240 Volt system 390
Queen size inner spring mattress 360
10.5” TV/DVD/CD player with remote 320
TV upgrade to 15” 120
Outside TV antenna fitting 50
Laminex bench top 120
Curtains 50
Dome tent with one side 265
Extra dome side (each) 28
Deep cycle battery 240
Driver's side door 500
Large Aluminium storage box 250
Electric brakes with park brake 550
No electric brake control unit is included in this price  
The Hunter: Optional Extras
Option Price AUD$
240 Volt system 390
Queen size inner spring mattress 360
10.5” TV/DVD/CD player with remote 320
TV upgrade to 15” 120
Outside TV antenna fitting 50
Laminex bench top 120
Curtains 50
Dome tent with one side 265
Extra dome side (each) 28
Deep cycle battery 240
Driver's side door 500
Small mounted toolbox 150
No brakes available for this model

Travelbugs are Australian Standards compliant

Travelbug Teardrop Campers

Specifications for all three models here

Escape Pod Specifications

Hunter Specifications

Escape Pod Specifications

 

Escape Pod 2700

Escape Pod 2500

 
Cabin Dimensions 1500 W x 2700 L x 1200 H 1500 W x 2450 L x 1200 H ep24
Escape Pod 2500
Max. Dimensions 1960 W x 3800 L x 1700 H 1960 W x 3500 L x 1700 H
Weight 520 kg (basic) 440 kg (basic)
Chassis Construction 50mm x 50mm x 2.6mm mitred Gal box section painted black with three box cross braces.
Drawer bar is full extension, springs to coupling.
chassis
Suspension Multi leaf slipper springs, solid axle, ford 5 stud pattern tapered bearing hubs. Optional electric brakes are 10” ford pattern. 2000Kg quick release coupling.  
Tyres Steel belted radials  
Body Side wall, floor, 19mm external grade ply, 1.7mm fibreglass sheeting, weather resistant carpet, 4 2x19mm roof spars, poly batts, 4mm cd ply sheeting.  
Paint Quality automotive finishes  
Electrical Electric, all 240 volt is installed by qualified trades people.  
Kitchen Cupboards Quality brand kitchen materials and fittings quality fittings in kitchen

Hunter Specifications

 

The Hunter

 
Cabin Dimensions 1500 W x 2450 L x 1200 H the hunter travelbug teardrop camper

the hunter travelbug teardrop camper
Max. Dimensions 1900 W x 3500 L x 1700 H
Weight 420 kg (basic)
Chassis Construction 50mm x 50mm x 2.6mm mitred Gal box section painted black with three box cross braces.
Drawer bar is full extension, springs to coupling.
chassis
Suspension

Multi leaf slipper springs or eye to eye springs, 45mm solid axle, ford 5 stud pattern tapered bearing hubs. Optional electric brakes are 10” ford pattern. 2000Kg quick release coupling.

 
Tyres 14” LT quality tyres on white sunraysia style rims. empty
Body Side wall, floor, 19mm external grade ply, 1.7mm fibreglass sheeting, weather resistant carpet, 4 2x19mm roof spars, poly batts, 4mm cd ply sheeting.  
Electrical Electric, all 240 volt is installed by qualified trades people.  

Travelbugs are Australian Standards compliant

Travelbug Teardrop Campers

Frequently Asked Questions About Travelbug Teardrop Campers

Q. I am 6' 4" tall, will I fit into a Travelbug?

A. Yes, the mattress size for the Escape Pod 2700 is 2100 x 1500 and the size of the bed in the Escape Pod 2500 as well as the Hunter is 1900 x 1500.

Q. What do I need to tow a Travelbug?

A. The Travelbug can be towed by most mid-sized compact cars.
The Travelbug can be easily towed by a vehicle 2 litre or more.
Please check your vehicle manufacturer's towing guide for the exact towing capacity of your car.

Q. What quality can I expect in my Travelbug Camper?

A. Quality starts the moment you see a Travelbug. With solid timber body construction, powder coated chassis, and the liberal use of quality brand named components.

Q. What time does it take to set up a Travelbug?

A. Virtually no time at all! Once you find your camp site, you are good to go!

Q. How long will it take to build my Travelbug?

A. The quickest time it would take to receive a Travelbug Teardrop Camper is 8 weeks, once the 40% deposit is paid, but there could be a waiting list.

Q. Can my car charge the trailer battery as I drive?

A. Yes. If you choose the battery backup system option.
Your car will need to be wired for this option.