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On One Condition

One man's generous gift to two newlyweds that totally changed their life.

Kombi for sale
Schoen on Peter and Marion's wedding day

On the other side of Adelaide, 26-year-old Elise Cook – just recently married – was daydreaming of getting away from it all with her new husband, Domenic, 29.

A travel blogger and co-owner with Domenic of a vineyard in McLaren Vale, she’d always loved the idea of the campervan life; of owning her own “happiness bus” and seeing the country from behind the wheel of a vintage Kombi.

While idly browsing online ads, as she’d done many times before, Elise spotted Peter’s listing for Schoen. “I had to calm my racing heart,” she would later write in her blog.  
 



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