Josh’s professional background includes 30 plus years from a range of construction including full scale timber boat building projects such as the HMB Endeavour Replica and the Duyfken project, both built at home here in Fremantle.
Progressing in later years into more Modern Heavier engineering projects such as heavy bridge and wharf construction and subsea installations across Australia – New Zealand – Asia and Africa in industries where quality must be second to none.
“Fremantle has always been my home – I am a very proud father of 3 boys – a Plumber, an IT Guy and a Sparky. My Wife and I love adventure and love our great Australian outdoors.
It was a no-brainer to combine our skill set and passion to create what we think and what we want to use ourselves to continue our journey throughout this magnificent country in comfort / style and ease.
We Love our Cool bean Campers and hope you do too !!”
Wade Ellis was born in Hereford, England where he enjoyed an active childhood that included caravan holidays around the UK.
In 1994 Wade gained his Carpentry/Joinery qualification at City and Guilds, Herefordshire, England. He developed exemplary skills making mostly solid timber joinery and furniture.
Wade moved to London in 1998 where he continued to produce quality workmanship for the next 10 years, making mostly furniture and kitchens for exclusive clients such as Sheikh Mohammad.
In 2008 Wade started his business Ellis Carpentry and Joinery in Myaree. He quickly established himself as a reputable craftsman with an eye for detail producing commercial and residential work of a high standard.
Wade loves the outdoor and camping lifestyle in this awesome country. Wade and his family camp in various parts of WA as often as they can. It has been this enthusiasm for exploring the state that led Wade to achieve his dream of building high quality custom made Campers.