Author: Editor

A word from…the President | Aug-Sept 2019

G’day everyone, Been a while since I’ve had to write one of these, so here goes. As you should be aware we had our AGM last month and for the most part the previous committee was voted back in. Hopefully this is to the members liking, but one thing that worries me is that we…
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September 30, 2019 0

Coodamurrup / Fish Creek

Attendees: David and Cindy -Toyota Landcruiser 120; Gary, Claire, Dianne and the 2 kids – Toyota Landcruiser 80; Ivo – Toyota Landcruiser 76; Sean and Deb – Mitsubishi Triton MQ; Shane – Mitsubishi Triton MN; Simon and Jacob – Mitsubishi Triton MN; Matt – Mitsubishi (not a Triton), Pajero I’m starting my trip report with…
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September 28, 2019 0

Cape York 2019

Participants: Roger and Karen – 4.2tdi Nissan GU Patrol and Follow Me camper trailer Richard and Catherine – 3.0tdi Toyota Prado and Cub Supermatic camper trailer Don and Jane – 4.2tdi Nissan GU Patrol and Cub Brumby camper trailer Bill and Christal – 4.5tdi Toyota 76 series Landcruiser and Conquer 490 caravan Joel and Bek…
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August 15, 2019 0

Gliding

Date: 10 February 2019 Front seat passenger list: Dave F Shannon C Sean F Deb B Not the typical outing for an avid group of 4WD enthusiasts. Dave however, has always had an interest in flying small powered aircraft. After some flying he did in New Zealand last December, he put up the idea of…
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March 19, 2019 0

A word from…the Editor | Feb-Mar 2019

As always, getting the Triton dirty is essential, although at the moment it seems that the dirt on it is left over from trips last year. As a FIFO the benefit with an even time roster is a lot of time at home, the catch sometimes you have to be at work when you’d rather…
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March 19, 2019 0

Mt Dale Reccy

This was a reccy to gain some ideas for a future trip and as an alternative route to Mt Dale or the beginning of an off bitumen route to Albany. A faded sign that read “Road past this point is non-trafficable during Winter” promised challenges given our recent rain. However, the track appeared largely unused…
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July 1, 2018 0

Editor’s Report | May-June 2018

It becomes a big ask of a trip leader to not only plan and run a trip, but also to write it up as well, hence on the trip log sheets, there is provision for a “scribe” to be identified.


July 1, 2018 0