A temporary job or local seasonal employment may be all you need to keep your bank balance healthy.
There are even websites that target people living full time in an RV and looking for work.
Free campsites are available on the banks of the Diamantina River in between the racecourse and the town.
The Diamantina Shire will provide waste recepticles and a limited number of portable toilets will be located nearby to common campsites.
But the best way to stay strong is to have a number of fiddles to your bow, to diversify and to have a varied portfolio.
In other words, it’s important to have as many income streams as possible, so when one dips another one will hopefully take its place.
Pets are not permitted within the caravan park during race week.
The Diamantina Shire Council has partnered with Rent-a-tent to provide tented accommodation for visitors to the 2014 Birdsville Races.
The best approach is to take each type of expense and look at ways of reducing them from the very start.
The sites are available on a first in first serve basis.
Visitors should be aware that the Caravan Park will be full at some stage during race week.
Everyone has their own idea of the perfect camping spot.
For some it is a pristine site with a sparkling shower complex, clubhouse and amenities; for others it is a field in the middle of nowhere with amazing views over the surrounding countryside. Camping on Dartmoor isn’t just about the tent either.If you think a particular skill would be useful to you, then get the training before you set off.