Stephen Wotherspoon

Company Owner
Steve Wotherspoon is the owner of Couplemate Trailer Parts Pty Ltd. Since 2004, Steve has helped bridge the large information deficit in the trailer, caravan, and towing industry by sharing his wealth of experience and expertise. His background as a qualified electrician shaped his technical-minded and safety-first approach to all things that tow. As a caravanning and boating lover himself, Steve wants all Australians to be able to enjoy safe and stress-free travels.


  • Master electric craftsman
  • Electrical fitter mechanic

Areas of Expertise:

  • General towing
  • Road & highway safety
  • Trailer/caravan braking systems
Towing a Balanced Caravan

Towing a Balanced Caravan

Towing a Balanced Caravan Towing a balanced caravan is a daunting task for new caravanners. It is hard to tow a caravan. We find a large number of caravanners have been advised to install load levelling devices. Load levellers or weight distribution hitches were...