Our members willingly share their knowledge and expertise and have developed a range of excellent resources
Everything you need to know about planning for a trip.
Excellent hints and tips prepared specifically with the 4WD enthusiast in mind.
Everything from first aid kits, snake bites, bush fires and recovery equipment.
Our members favorite recipes and camp oven tips.
A bit of this and a bit of that including map reading and photography tips.
Day trips can be just as challenging as longer trips so it is important you are prepared for all possible scenarios.
Need to write a Trip Report but not sure where to start? Here's some suggestions to get the ball rolling.
Long experience guided this document by John Kent and Paul & Jenny Kingdom.
Ever been on a camping trip and forgotten the essentials? Our camping checklist will help you prepare for your next trip.
4WD recreational track classification and corresponding WW4WDC classification.
In this article Kelli Edwards reminds us that club trips do not always have to be off-road 4WD adventures.
This document details the expected minimum requirements to participate in a WW4WDC trip.
Written by John Kent this article provides some handy tips when driving in dusty conditions.
Another great article by John Kent providing step by step instructions for both auto and manual hill stall recoveries.
Learn about the 7 P's of Bush Driving... and some other helpful fips.
Water and Dust Proofing "Ingress Protection" Rating information.
It sits there out of the way, rarely used. But when you need it, you need it! Make sure your winch is in tip-top condition by following this maintenance checklist.
Graham McKenzie has perfectly captured the essence of 4WDriving in this article.
Must have, should have and nice to have equipment to carry when 4WD driving.
One of the most important, and problematic, things influencing the performance of your 4WD.
Allan Whiting's advice on why you shouldn't start your 4x4 & let it idle before starting driving
Your guide to safe, efficient and effective vehicle recovery, compiled by John Kent
John Kent's 27 Laws for 4WDing.
Some useful information from the Autobarn Christmas Catalogue 2016 regarding UHF antennas.
An overview of the Why, When & How to use recovery boards
NSW Tourism & Recreation Caravan and Camping Bushfire Safety Brochure.
Snake bite advice from the Royal Flying Doctor Service.
5 October 2017
RFS Quick Facts guide to your responsibilities when lighting a fire.
All 4WDers need to know their rig doesn't exceed the legal GVM/GCM. This document by John Kent explains the jargon and shows how to estimate yours.
Local Pharmacist Michael O'Reilly shares his thoughts on what to include in your First Aid Kit.
Everything you need to know about choosing, preparing, cooking and cleaning your camp oven.
Map reading and navigation is an essential skill for safe and enjoyable bush travel. Learn more in this article by John Kent.
Ian Davidson's worksheet to help you work out how much 12V power you need
Learn about the relationship between aperture and shutter speeds and how to use these for great photos.
Some real-life values you can use to calculate how much power you need, courtesy of 12voltblog.com.au
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Redarc's dictionary of terms used when talking about 12V, solar & batteries