About Hippie Camper
Hippie Camper's ethos of quality, affordable transport has ensured the brand's ever increasing popularity with budget conscious travellers throughout Australia and New Zealand.
Hippie Camper was founded in 2006 by Apollo, and now has 2 branches in New Zealand and 6 branches in Australia.
Hippie’s youth-oriented branding and fun and free aesthetic is its point of difference, in addition to being an affordable camper hire options for backpacker’s and young travellers. Hippie Camper vehicles are manufactured by Talvor Motorhomes, to whom quality and reliability are top of mind.
At Hippie Camper, we make it easy and affordable for you to experience the freedom of a #vanlife holiday. Why not take a Hippie Camper for a spin and enjoy a rockin’ road trip?
Driven by Apollo
Hippie Camper, part of Apollo Motorhome Holidays, is a division of Apollo Tourism & Leisure Ltd (ATL). ATL is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange and is a multinational, vertically integrated manufacturer, rental fleet operator, wholesaler and retailer of a broad range of recreational vehicles, including motorhomes, campervans and caravans.
Apollo Motorhome Holidays was founded by Gus and Carolyn Trouchet in 1985. Since 1997 and 1998 respectively, sons Luke Trouchet (CEO) and Karl Trouchet (CFO) have expanded the business significantly, initiating international expansion to New Zealand, the USA and Canada. Apollo remained family owned and operated until November 2016 prior to listing on the Australian Stock Exchange. Apollo is still led by majority shareholders Luke and Karl Trouchet, and as such, management is both financially and personally invested in the business.
Learn more about the Apollo group and its global presence here.