The Caravan HubTownsville Caravan SalesNova Family Escape Signature 216-8C

Nova Family Escape Signature 216-8C

Seeing is believing, and you MUST see this one-of-a-kind family van…. Fully optioned out!

If you ever question how you can keep the whole family happy, the Nova Family Escape could be the perfect answer. With Nova’s awarded family caravans, you can choose from seven layouts and a range of options to achieve an incredible caravan that takes everyone’s needs into account.

Nova Family Escape Standard features:

  • Nova Pro-Al sandwich panel walls (Australian made and engineered)
  • One-piece fiberglass roof
  • External wiring loom (concealed)
  • Full length galvanized lined tunnel boot
  • Large galvanised front storage locker
  • Al-Ko ESC sway control system
  • Al-Ko Cross Country independent coil spring, dualshock, trailing arm suspension + 2″ chassis riser (Z-Series upgrade)
  • 300mm A-frame extension
  • Large front toolbox with generator slide
  • Recessed hitch & D035 fully articulating hitch
  • Pull out step (Z-Series upgrade)
  • G&S 6″ Supergal chassis
  • A-Frame mesh carrier
  • 2x 95L water tanks
  • 1x 110L Grey water tank
  • External hot/cold shower
  • Surround sound stereo with Bluetooth
  • LED lighting inside & out
  • Metal drawer slides & heavy duty cabinet hinges
  • One-piece fiberglass shower unit
  • External picnic table
  • External TV entertainment hatch
  • 2x Sirocco fans mounted in parents bedroom
  • 3x 185cm Bunk beds with a built-in bunk ladder
  • LED reading lamps and windows in each bunk
  • Large L-shaped lounge with a telescopic table (can drop down into 4th bed)
  • Thetford gas/electric cooktop with grill and gas oven + Swift flush mount rangehood
  • Queen sized innerspring island bed
  • Dometic Ibis 4 roof mount reverse cycle airconditioner
  • 3x 170w solar panels & regulator
  • Projector digital control panel with lithium compatible battery charger
  • 2x 100Ah Deep cycle Lithium batteries in underslung battery boxes
  • 1x Spare wheel & The Caravan Hub premium spare wheel cover
  • 4x Fiamma bike rack mounted on the rear wall
  • Thetford 274Ltr Compressor fridge
  • Vegas leatherette upholstery
  • Acrylic gloss cabinetry
  • Single outlet 240v GPO’s upgraded to dual outlets
  • Flat cabinets with heavy-duty struts and hinges (CNC cut and laminated in house at Nova caravans)
  • Family Escape Signature-Series external decals
  • 2x 9kg gas bottles
  • Swift Gas/Electric hot water system
  • 24″ SMART Wall-mount TV/DVD combo with Bluetooth
  • 3.5kg Destination RV front loader washing machine

Nova Family Escape 216-8C Base Model Price – $76,990


Optional extras included in this display model:
  • Vantec NextGen premium paint protection. Vantec exterior coating is manufactured using nanoparticles, Silicon carbide, and Silica Dioxide, the same material that’s used in the glass manufacture process. When applied to your RV’s exterior surface it results in a highly reflective and transparent protective layer that offers incredible durability and a reflective rich gloss shine.
  • Z-Series upgrade pack. Upgrades the standard roller-rocker suspension to Al-Ko Cross Country coil spring and dualshock trailing arm suspension. This includes a recessed D035 hitch, 300mm A-frame extension, toolbox with generator slide, a pullout step, and black external features. Perfect for traveling the road less traveled.
  • 3x 170w solar panels. You already know the Family Escape series comes standard with two 170-watters, but the more the merrier, right? Throw in an extra panel to really generate a buzz.
  • Lithium Battery upgrade. Throw away those AGM batteries, they’re so 2020. Hit that linear power curve and suck every last drop of juice out of those lightweight nuggets with Lithium batteries.
  • 274L Compressor fridge upgrade. Stepping a long way up from the standard 184L, this compressor fridge is so big it has room for beer AND food.
  • Ibis 4 airconditioner upgrade. Upgrade to the latest in airconditioning luxury. Low noise, turbofan, and a digital display – this Ibis 4 A/C upgrade with keep the whole family cool in the summer and cozy in the winter.
  • External TV entertainment box. The picnic table is will hold around 30 empty beer cans, but where is the telly going to go when the Cowboys are playing? Fear not, as this lockable entertainment hatch has a wall mount bracket to fit your Smart TV on, 240v and 12v outlets, and even an aerial port so you won’t miss a minute of the action this season!
  • Fiamma 4x bike rack. You’re not going to watch the Cowboys thrash the Storm with the kids screaming around, are you? Keep them occupied for hours by bringing their bikes with you! This 4x bike rack mounted on the rear wall will keep the kids’ bikes tucked away during travel, and give you back hours of peace and quiet when you need it most.
  • Triple bunk upgrade. With three 185cm bunks, each equipped with a 12v outlet and an LED lamp, plus the telescopic table that converts into an extra bed, you can comfortably sleep a family of 6 in this Family Escape!
  • 3x 12v USB points. Charge your phone, the Ipads and laptop with these convenient 12v USB points fitted to this Family Escape.
  • 6x Dual outlet powerpoint upgrade. We’ve converted ALL the single outlet GPO’s in this van to dual outlets! Power galore!
  • Tunnel boot. The Family Escape 216-8C comes standard with a big front storage locker, and we’ve added a through tunnel boot to maximize your outdoor storage space!
  • 3.5kg Front loader washing machine. You’re going to have to wash the kid’s clothes and those bedsheets eventually. And if you’re somewhere remote, you’re going to need a washing machine.


You can view a fully interactive, 3D virtual tour of this Nova Family Escape here:

Buy with confidence from a local, family-owned business with an excellent reputation for top-quality workmanship and customer satisfaction. The Caravan Hub is the recommended repairer for the Suncorp insurance group in the region, and the exclusive Nova Caravans dealer in North Queensland.

Don’t buy until you’ve seen the vans at The Caravan Hub. We are your one-stop-shop for Caravan Sales in Townsville! From Luxury offroad to wind-up camper trailers, we’re sure to have what you’re looking for. Stop in today and browse our range! Talk to our friendly caravan experts to get the right advice, and buy right the first time from The Caravan Hub, the leaders in caravan sales in Townsville!


GoRV review the Nova Family Escape Signature Series here:

You may also like this Nova Family Escape 17ft model or this Nova Bravo 19ft model.
Check out the full range of Nova Caravans at their website here.


Vehicle Style Caravan
Stock Number T201
Price $ 95,808 As Displayed
Body Type
Ball Weight (KG) 238


Year 2021
Make Nova Caravans
Model Family Escape 216-8C
Vehicle Style Caravan
Wall Frame Construction Nova Pro-Al Sandwich panel
Stability Control System Al-Ko ESC
Tyre / Wheel Size 16"
Suspension Type Al-Ko Cross Country coil spring independent trailing arm suspension
Coupling Type D035
Drawbar Size 6" + 300mm extension
Chassis Size 6" Superagal G&S chassis
Length (ft) 21.6
Ball Weight (KG) 238
Tare Weight (KG) 2778
GVM Weight (KG) 3140
ATM Weight (KG) 3378
Solar Panels 3x 170w (1x extra)
Battery System 2x 100Ah Lithium
Ensuite Style Separate shower and toilet
Sleeps 6
Bed Style Queen innerspring island bed
Bunk Style 3x 185cm bunk beds
Fridge 285L Compressor fridge
Cooker Thetford gas oven, grill & cooktop with 1x 240v element
Airconditioning Dometic Ibis 4 roof mount reverse cycle
Hotwater System Swift 240v/gas
Washing Machine 3.5kg Destination RV front loader
Awning Style Large rollout awning
Fresh Water Tanks (L) 2x 95L
Grey Water Tanks (L) 1x 110L
Gas Bayonet Yes
External Shower Yes