Now this is just awesome! Living the buslife dream in a no luxury spared 40ft (12.5m) road yacht!
Shake hands with Webby, Vicky and Reggie Dabus (the bus). This nomadic couple have been terrorising roundabouts since mid 2016. They picked up Reggie, a 1974 MCI Crusader, already converted. This monster is a true open plan one bedder on wheels complete with shower, toilet, aircon and outdoor living space and is perfect for bus life in Australia.
Name of the Van:
Size of the Bus:
40 foot long
MCI Crusader 1974
“Wouldn’t swap it for anything.
This is definitely the lifestyle we are looking for…
…we’re just tripping around! “
– Webby & Vicky – Bus Lifers
Tour guide, caravan park manager, front desk agent, maintenance, …. These are just some of the ways Vicky and Webby make money on the road as they travel and work around Australia.
Living this way let’s them see the big wide country of Australia and gives them the freedom to do it comfortably!
Home, sweet home! All 40ft (12.5m) of it!
Reggie is decked out with 440L of drinking water, W of solar panels, batteries totalling Ah, black water tank, generator, and so much more. The storage space is enormous and when the two awnings are out, alfresco living is at another level!
A COUPLE OF QUESTIONS
WHERE DID YOU BUY YOUR BUS?
- The bloke we bought it from, bought it as a retired school bus and then fully fitting it out into this amazing school bus conversion. We ended up with a new motor, new gear box, new brakes, new airbags. You name it, and it’s been done!