About us

Crusader caravans is proudly Australian owned, having built caravans of outstanding quality and value since the turn of the century based in Epping Victoria. As the 2019 CIV winner of the caravan manufacturer of the year, Crusader caravans uphold the highest standards in caravan manufacturing. Built by Australians for Australians, Crusader caravans are built tough to withstand Australian conditions.

Wholly Australian owned in partnership with the Mawson Group, an investment bank of enviable reputation, Crusader is a well managed, financially sound and absolutely professional company, intent on fostering positive relationships with our customers.

You travel in comfort and style, in timeless elegance with the peace of mind knowing that each and every Crusader caravan has passed through at least seven independent quality checks.

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Crusader Caravans are built with high quality materials and fittings by people who take real pride in their work.

On the road, your Crusader caravan will be stable and strong. Then, when you’ve found that perfect spot to stay for a day or a week, the attention to detail in every aspect of the construction will come to the fore – comfort, efficiency and a great use of space, everything working just the way it should, so you can sit back and relax. There’s nothing better than getting out and about to see this great country. And there’s no better way of doing it than with a Crusader Caravan, built to the highest standards and designed to your own personal specifications.

2019 Manufacturer of the Year

Our Team

The Crusader team are dedicated to bringing you a new Crusader caravan that you will be justifiably proud of.

The management team under Serge Valentino and Michael Paidoussis are passionate about the caravan industry and strive to constantly improve in everything we do.

Serge Valentino – Managing Director
Michael Paidoussis – Director (Mawson Group)
Erkut Fevsi – Operations Manager
Andrew Geradi – Finance Manager
Thomas Van Dyk – Planning and Design Manager
Rob Hall – Purchasing Manager
Anna Valentini – Human Resource Manager
Allison Camilleri – Customer Relations Manager
John Rigoni – Warranty Manager.


Crusader supports a professional caravan industry. The Caravan Industry Association of Australia (CIAA) oversees the caravan industry to ensure compliance and adherence to professional standards by all involved in the RV industry.


The RVMAP Australia Badge is a caravan buyer’s assurance that our caravans are designed and built in Australia to suit Australian conditions. The Badge is the symbol of our commitment to RVMAP Australia’s Code of Ethics, compliance with all relevant regulations and the RVMAP Australia Code of Practice & Compliance Standards. It is the “seal of approval” that assure Australian RV buyers they can buy with confidence.

Technical personnel from the RVMAP regularly audit the Crusader factory. We work with them to produce the safest, best-engineered caravan we possibly can. We proudly display the RVMAP quality key badge on all our caravans.

Caravan Industry Association of Australia is the peak national body for the Australian caravan and camping industry. Representing over 4000 industry businesses ranging from caravan parks, manufacturers and retailers of industry products, suppliers of goods and services, and service providers.

The Caravan Industry Association of Australia aims to increase the awareness of the industry through highlighting the many lifestyle benefits on offer to consumers who have yet to holiday using the industry’s products and services.

Find your nearest dealer

Located throughout Australia and holding a wealth of experience and knowledge on caravans and the caravan lifestyle, Crusader dealers can offer invaluable advice on which caravan best suits your needs.

To be connected to your local dealer, please dial

1300 64 69 64