Iconic Kiwi caravan gets designer treatment

Iconic Kiwi caravan gets designer treatment

You might have spotted this cute and very stylish caravan on your recent summer travels. Part of a fundraising effort for the Breast Cancer Research Trust (BCRT), fashion designer Trelise Cooper, who is the Trust’s Patron, has given the classic caravan a bit of an interior and exterior polka dot revamp.

Thanks to the generosity of Aucklander James Keane, who donated his caravan, together with the support of various local businesses, who lent a hand with everything from panel beating to floor tiles, and of course the creative influence of Cooper, the colorful finished product hit the road on December 23, destined to visit a number of North Island holiday parks.

The BCRT is hoping to raise over $300,000, with over 300 holiday parks taking up the Trust’s $1000 Challenge fundraising initiative.

Due to finish up at Raglan Holiday Park in late February, the caravan will eventually be auctioned off. 

Images from BCRT site