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A Week in stunning Salvator Rosa – Queensland

There’s way more to Carnarvon National Park than just the gorge.   What do a 17th-century Baroque painter and a New South Wales Surveyor-General have in common? They both loved the dramatic landscapes that this …

Wild West Tamed

Wild West Tamed

Hit the back roads and discover the surprises throughout Western Victoria. Words & images Glenn Marshall We had only a week up our sleeves our options were limited as we didn’t want to follow the …

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Claim Time – What you need to know

Over the last couple of months, we have been pulling apart the Product Disclosure Statement and elaborating on circumstances and events for which you are NOT covered. We received great feedback from all of you …

All Wheel Drive Club Launch

Club 4X4 Partnership – All Wheel Drive Club of Sydney

We are happy to announce our latest partnership with the All Wheel Drive Club of Sydney. Starting now, financial club members can access all of Club 4X4’s products and get a 5% discount on each! …

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Club 4X4 Customer Travel Update – Mike and Loretta

If you have been following our blogs over time, you may have seen snippets of the adventures of our friends and customers Mike and Loretta in their trusty Defender – aptly named “Shorty”. They are …

GU Patrol

You can still buy a 4.8 litre GU Patrol in the Middle East

Nissan in the Middle-East has brought back It’s legendary GU Patrol, otherwise known as the Y61, from the brink of death with a bit of a special-edition rebirth. And it has their most-loved engine under …

AUS RV

AUS RV

Has MDC built the caravan we never thought they would? Words & images Gary Tischer Is AUS RV a new manufacturer of caravans? Yes and no. AUS RV is an evolution of MDC, but the …

Responsible 4wd owner

Are you being a responsible 4WD owner?

Jed Currey, owner of Explore WA 4WD Adventures has had a gut full of people giving 4WD owners a bad name, and has something to say about it: Responsibility. It’s a rather common place term that …

Tips Buying your swag

7 Tips for Buying Your Next Swag

There is a lot to look out for when buying a modern-day swag. Here is a starting point on your next purchase. A mate recently asked me which swag he should buy. It got me …

Western Australia’s best 4WD accessible beaches

Western Australia has some of the best beaches in the world. Many of them are accessible by 4WD, and even the busier beaches are much less packed than the alternatives on the Eastern coast of …

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Club 4X4 Partnership – ARB Caloundra, Caboolture and North Lakes

Wow, last week was a ripper up on the Sunshine Coast. In between cheeky trips to the Glasshouse Mountains we rolled out another 3 partnerships! So as of Friday afternoon you can also arrange for …

Club 4X4 ARB Maroochydore

Club 4X4 Partnership – ARB Maroochydore

Today we are proud to announce our latest partnership – ARB Maroochydore. The brand is synonymous to anyone who has spent 5 minutes in the 4X4 scene for bringing to market high quality accessories and …

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When am I not covered – Issue 4

One of the things we get asked all the time at Club meets, shows, on the phone and online is, “What am I not covered for?” Over the next few weeks, we will be compiling …

Garlic Prawns

Cooking: Garlic Prawns

INGREDIENTS 500g De-veined king prawns 1 x Cup of diced bacon 3 x Cloves of finely sliced garlic Half of one red onion finely sliced Half of a red chilli, seeds removed 5 x Tablespoons …

Recall

Want to know if your 4WD has been affected by the latest round of recalls?

GoAuto.com’s Robbie Wallis recently reported the below: “Land Rover’s Range Rover Evoque has clocked up its fourth recall this year and the fifth since August 2016, this time to rectify an issue caused by a …

Recovery Gear

What to do when your recovery gear breaks

THINGS can go wrong when you’re off-roading. It’s just the nature of the beast. Travelling in modified four-wheel drives to the far corners of one of the world’s most isolated countries, and then driving the …

Hight Jack Lift

The High-Lift Jack – Hero or Hindrance?

We take a look at how to use the high-lift jack safely; the uses it has; how to make the high-lift jack a hero; and the carnage it causes when not used quite right. The …

Air Filters

Air Filters: Tested

OEM vs Generic vs High Performance air filters – What’s really best for your engine? We combine a leaf blower with talcum power to find the best type of air filter for your 4WD… SCIENCE! …

8 tips to protect your canvass

8 Tips To Protect Your Canvas

Are you rich enough to buy a new tent every trip? We aren’t, so here’s how to protect your investment… Also, can we borrow a few bucks? Canvas is a lot like underwear; you want …