Sand driving requires a certain set of skills that, once attained, will open some of the most enjoyable and scenic drives in the country. Step one, lower tyre pressure; step two, load up a shovel and some traction boards; step three, have fun. We share some driving tips ready for your next sandy 4WD adventure.
How often have you seen a post shared on social media that makes you shake your head in disbelief because some idiot has destroyed a campground performing drunken doughnuts in their 4WD? We give a little insight on 4WDriving and taking care of the tracks.
Travelling the outback can throw up all sorts of unexpected situations and being able to communicate with others is extremely important. Whether it’s to get in touch with the RFDS, family or friends in emergency situations, when you’re in areas beyond the reach of mobile communications, an alternative is required.
Loading up for a big trip is an individual art-form that’s different for every traveller and every trip, but there are a few basic principles that can get you on your way. The Hema Map Patrol team share with you their top 4WD packing, racking and safety tips, helping you prepare your for your next 4WD trip.