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About Us

Mike Griggs Caravan
Crash & Service

Mike Griggs Caravan Crash & Service (Cara Rest Service Centre) is a 3rd generation family business currently run by Heath & Jen Tiver. We are fully committed to serving the Caravan Industry of South Australia. The Servicing operation is now carried out from the Elm Street Entrance at Hampstead Gardens, South Australia.


Colin & Betty Griggs

1964 to 1988

(Managing Directors)

Mike & Dot Griggs

1973 to 2016

(Managing Directors)

Jon Griggs

1994 to 2011

(Operations Manager)

Heath & Jen Tiver(Griggs)

2017 to Current

(Managing Directors)


EQUIPMENT is a priority. We are investing in a Caravan Hoist which is currently under construction and will be operational in August 2018. Our workshop is equipped with all the necessary equipment to service your RV..


TRAINING employees is a major focus and we are continually searching mechanisms for improvement.


OUR SPECIALTY is in Major Insurance Crash Repairs, Servicing, Chassis Straightening, Major & Minor Alterations, Battery & Solar, Air Conditioning, Diesel Heaters, Pop Top Roof Lifters & Roll Out Awnings.


The modern caravan is more complex than ever, 12V / 240V Circuitry, Hot Water Service, Chargers, Solar, Batteries and equipment that needs to be maintained. With regular preventative maintenance and servicing. these accessories will give you the most out of your caravanning experience.