Products & Services

Some important facts for a better caravan experience….

Affixing External Equipment / Accessories to Recreational Vehicles

This bulletin provides guidance on securing external equipment and accessories to Recreational Vehicles in order to ensure they can withstand the vibration and wind loads that may be encountered during road travel.

Towable Recreational Vehicle Lengths

Caravan Industry Association of Australia conducted a survey earlier this year, asking industry businesses about their practices for specifying the length of a Towable Recreational Vehicle. This survey identified that there are different methods in use for specifying vehicle lengths, which is leading to confusion both within industry and among consumers. Industry businesses have been found to be using 3 different length specifications as shown below:

NOTE: Additional consideration should be given to measurements A,B & C for Recreational Vehicles that extend at the front and/or rear to
create more living space.

Weight Distribution Hitches (WDH)

Hayman Reese Towing Technical Support Representative Gary Gardiner also attended Caravanning QLD’s recent ‘Pre-Easter Caravan Safety Check’ day and observed numerous Weight Distribution Hitches (WDH) which had been set up incorrectly.

D Shackle Regulations

Caravan Industry Association of Australia along with the State Associations have recently had an influx of enquiries about the requirements for D-Shackles when connecting a trailer to a tow vehicle.

Wheel Nuts and Studs

Wheel nuts and studs are arguably one of the most important aspects of a Recreational Vehicle—but how often are they actually
checked? As an industry business it is necessary to educate the consumer as to the importance of regularly checking and
tightening the wheel nuts on their Recreational Vehicle whilst on the road.  


Elecbrakes is the electric brake controller revolutionising towing in Australia and New Zealand. Delivering unparalleled performance, safety and flexibility, this trailer-mounted solution is compatible with any tow vehicle.
Suitable for caravans, trailers, horse floats and boat trailers, our 10-minute Plug and Play setup eliminates the need to modify your tow vehicle. Complete with custom presets and a smooth proportional brake response, it’s time for a seamless towing experience. 

Trailer Breakaway Systems

According to ADR 38/02: Every trailer having a ‘Gross Trailer Mass’ over 2 tonnes must be equipped with
an efficient ‘Emergency Brake System’ which will cause immediate automatic application of its ‘Brakes’
in the event of the trailer accidentally becoming disconnected from the drawing vehicle.


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Important Documents


Warranty Policy


Service Check List of Hilltop Caravans

Hilltop Caravans Log

HiTech Battery Charger


AGM/Lithium BATTERY Care & Maintenance

AGM/Lithium Baery Care & Maintenance